Magento Technical Lead

IN - Remote

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


  • Engineer and implement Magento 2 digital commerce solutions
  • Integrate with major external systems including ERP, CRM, OMS, payment gateway system, middleware, and other systems
  • Engineer custom prospect/client solutions to be presented
  • 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 engineering 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
  • Work closely with architects to create standardized processes and solutions
  • Keep up to date with all industry changes and latest methodology within the digital commerce industry
  • Provide technical oversight to software engineer teams
  • Meet or exceed quarterly EDP objectives


  • Minimum 5 years’ software engineer experience with PHP and Magento
  • Minimum 2 years’ technical lead 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
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • Experience in mentoring software engineer teams
  • Exceptional problem solving
  • Expert PHP and Object Oriented Software Engineer 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 software engineer knowledge of shipping, payment gateway integration for E-commerce websites
  • Engineer 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
  • Engineering of new Magento extensions
  • Contribution of Magento open source engineering