Magento Architect

  • United States
  • Remote

Job Summary

BORN Group are looking for a Senior Magento Architect to join our team working in our office located in New York City. If you are an expert Magento architect and willing to push the boundaries of your knowledge and drive your career forward, we want to hear from YOU!

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, develop and implement Magento 2 eCommerce solutions
  • Integrate with major external systems including ERP, CRM, OMS, payment gateway system, middleware, and other systems
  • Prepare custom prospect/client solutions to be presented
  • Participation in pre & post-sales technical scoping, requirements gathering, and solution creation & review
  • Supporting sales by authoring responses to functional and technical elements of RFIs/RFPs
  • Conduct Technical Discovery sessions directly with prospects and customers
  • Technical Discovery is designed to uncover any and all technical and marketing requirements, key business goals, and potential issues
  • Evaluating clients' 1st and 3rd party data integration, technology vendor requirements, and developing integration strategies for the platform
  • Engage in a rapid education process including formal training, self-study and field experience designed to position the candidate as a technical expert on Magento Commerce and related solutions as quickly as possible
  • Prepare and provide client facing technical follow-up calls and documentation
  • Work closely with other architects to create standardized processes and solutions
  • Keep up to date with all industry changes and latest methodology within the commerce industry
  • Provide technical oversight to the development team
  • Meet or exceed quarterly EDP objectives


  •  Minimum 5 years’ experience with PHP and Magento
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience with Magento2
  • Fluent in English
  • Ability to articulate the omni-channel end to end commerce value proposition • Strong integration and architectural knowledge of the Magento platform
  • 20% travel required
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • Experience in mentoring development teams • Exceptional problem solving
  • Expert PHP and Object Oriented Programming skills
  • Experience working with open source LAMP/LEMP stack, particularly PHP and
  • MySQL, and the use of creation of third party libraries and frameworks
  • Familiarity with the following preferred: JavaScript, HTML5, XML/ XSL, SOAP, REST, AJAX, CSS3
  • Strong understanding of Design Patterns
  • Good team player who can work with people of all levels / backgrounds
  • Working knowledge shopping cart development with shipping, payment gateway integration for E-commerce websites
  • Build API’s that integrate with all majors ERP, CRM, and other systems


  • Experience of working in the following industry sectors: retail, media/entertainment and/or computer/product manufacturing
  • Enterprise architecture knowledge and experience such as Infrastructure, Applications, E-Commerce, Integration Structure (EAI)
  • Complimentary market knowledge/competitive landscape in assisted service, self service, commerce, marketing services, content/knowledge management, analytics, CRM, multi channel
  • Understanding of the Magento business user tools and Magento product lines (Cloud, BI, OMS, Shipping)
  • Strong presentation skills and ability to present business solutions to senior executives as well as technology to engineers
  • Ability to present intricate architectures (“deep dive”) to senior level technical personnel
  • Experience of defining and managing the scope of projects • Development of new Magento plugins
  • Contribution of Magento open source development

About Us

BORN is an award-winning global digital agency with a core focus on creative, content and commerce. We provide a holistic suite of market-leading services, from large-scale image production to bespoke content experiences and innovative ecommerce solutions. Our evolution over 25 years represents our passion for delivering fully integrated creative work to our global clients.