Solutions Architect – Mirakl

BORN is seeking a Solutions Architect – Mirakl to design, implement and deploy marketplaces solutions on Mirakl. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background in marketplaces and the Mirakl application. Additionally, the candidate should have the ability to uncover business requirements, develop a technical strategy and be able to create and effectively demonstrate technical solutions that address customer requirements.

Responsibilities

JD for a Marketplace Mirakl Architect/Practice head – USA 
  • Experience with Marketplace business model. 
  • Experience with Marketplaces reference architecture. 
  • Experience with Omnichannel solutions. 
  • Skilled at Marketplace application design, coding, deployment, and maintenance of applications across multiple platforms
  • Experience with third-party service providers and their associated integration and processes (Tax, Payment processing, Address validation, etc) 
  • Experience with Web Services (SOAP & REST), XML, JSON (EDI is a plus)
  • Hands-on experience with Mirakl 
  • Experience with at least one integration tool is a plus (E.g., MuleSoft, Talend, Dell Boomi)
  • Experience with logistics and reverse logistics technology and processes is a plus. 
  • Ability to Mentor development team members in adopting best practices in the software development lifecycle.
  • Ability to review new and existing program/project architecture for compliance with IT standards, policies and architectural plans.
  • Actively participate in strategy planning to build out the Marketplaces.
  • Work with the Project Portfolio Management office to define, implement and enforce marketplace development standards, policies, and procedures.
  • Work closely with clients and presales teams on upcoming projects and provide estimates and technical design.
  • Lead architectural reviews and work with business leaders to conceptualize new designs/concepts.
  • Champion engineering and technology best practice across the development lifecycle and champion continuous improvement
  • Meet with clients to analyze their work practices and understand the nature of their businesses to properly define needs.
  • Lead the development of a strategic vision for project (product development, enhancements, etc) and embrace the criticality of gaining its adoption.
  • Make recommendations based on this analysis – estimate work effort, lead project scoping, determine required resources, set a realistic schedule, and build proper communication and governance plans.
  • Maintain effective client relations and rapport - delivering timely and relevant information with the utmost concern for stakeholder and project impact. 

Experience

 
  • 2+ years as Architect/Practice Lead Mirakl. 
  • 2+ years of experience working on medium/large Marketplace implementations.
  • Should have at least been part of 2 or more end to end marketplace implementations.
  • Ability to work with clients.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to prepare and deliver presentations to large groups.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Well rounded in both functional and technical aspects of marketplaces.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Combination of business analysis and technology implementation experience.
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment and be creative within a team.
  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment.
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment Desire to work in an information systems environment.
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent leadership and management skills. 
 

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.