Magento Architect

8 - 10 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/21/18
Milwaukee, WI
8 - 10 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/21/18

Responsibilities

  • Own and aggressively drive forward specific areas of technology architecture. Provide architectural solutions/designs of client's websites to project execution teams for implementation.
  • Provide architectural assessments, strategies, and roadmaps for one or more technology domains.
  • Work with clients and internal teams to understand functional requirements and interact with other cross-functional teams to architect, design, develop, test, and release features.
  • Assist sales teams in project estimation and questions that arise during the pre-sales process.
  • Develop Proof-of-Concept projects to validate new architectures and solutions.
  • Support multiple Agile Scrum teams with planning, scoping and creation of technical solutions for the new product capabilities, through to continuous delivery to production.
  • Liaise with offshore team and clients for resolving technical dependencies, issues, and risks.
  • Mentor and provide architectural guidance to multiple teams building innovative applications.
  • Drive common vision, practices and capabilities across teams.
  • Engage with business stakeholders to understand required capabilities, integrating business knowledge with technical solutions.
  • Demonstrate broad solutions technical leadership, impacting significant technical direction, exerting influence outside of the immediate team and driving change.

Qualifications

  • Minimum 7+ years of professional experience with PHP
  • At least 5 years of experience with Magento (Magento 2 experience is ideal)
  • At least 2 years of experience with eCommerce
  • At least 3 years of experience in a professional services company, consulting firm, or agency
  • At least 3 years of experience in web technologies (i.e., HTML5, CSS, Javascript)
  • Have a solid understanding of delivery methodology and lead teams in the implementation of the solution according to the design/architecture.
  • Experience working with a globally distributed team and managing off-shore teams
  • Experience in project and solution estimation and team structure definition.
  • Fluent and current on architecture trends with an eye on market/technical conditions and future direction.
  • Experience in defining new architectures and ability to drive an independent project from an architectural stand point.
  • Demonstrated success in performing work and managing complex and/or large consulting projects.
  • Proficient in authoring, editing and presenting technical documents.
  • Ability to elicit requirements and communicate clearly with non-technical individuals, development teams, and other ancillary project members.
  • Experience with Git version control
  • Experience with the agile delivery process
  • Understands browser specific compatibility and performance issues
  • Familiarity with relational database design and complex databases
  • Strong written and oral communication skills; Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical staff.
  • Desire to mentor younger team members and develop their skills.
  • Experience working on multiple concurrent projects.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Be independent and self-driven.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Must be open to some travel (10-15%).

Preferred skills and education:

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Magento Certifications
  • Leadership experience with ability to provide strategic planning and oversight
  • Experience leading customer workshop sessions to educate customers on the latest technology trends and best practices
  • Track record of leadership roles delivering solutions within defined timeframes

Perficient full-time employees receive complete and competitive benefits. We offer a collaborative work environment, competitive compensation, generous work/life opportunities and an outstanding benefits package that includes paid time off plus holidays. In addition, all colleagues are eligible for a number of rewards and recognition programs including bonus opportunities. Encouraging a healthy work/life balance and providing our colleagues great benefits are just part of what makes Perficient a great place to work. 

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