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Magento Architect

Date: Feb 18, 2021

Location: Chicago, IL, US

Company: Beam Suntory

Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into the world's third largest leading premium spirits company ... where each employee is treated like family and trusted with legacy. With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Beam Suntory is a place where you can come Unleash your Spirit by making an impact each and every day.



Magento Architect  



What makes this a great opportunity?

What Makes this a Great Opportunity

  • Beam Suntory is a leader in the spirits industry with a track record of profitability and growth
  • Opportunity to help shape the Digital Technologies & Analytics initiatives
  • Ability to work with cutting edge technologies and determine best practices for your team


Role Responsibilities

Role Mission

  • This position will lead the company’s Digital Technologies & Analytics initiatives by serving as a Magento Architect across our eCommerce workstreams.Outcomes/Success Criteria
  • Creative and passionate about building great user experiences.
  • Help formulate best practices for building shared code libraries and deployment practices.
  • Lead elaboration and discovery sessions to inform solution design, migration and modernization strategy
  • Ensure that proper processes are followed on projects, be familiar with industry best practices
  • Experience working with a globally distributed team and leading offshore teams
  • Understand a broad spectrum of technology to provide detailed technical design which meets customer requirements


Qualifications & Experience



Qualifications & Experience

(List NO MORE than 5 minimum requirements candidates must meet in order to be considered and NO MORE than 5 desired qualifications that you would ideally like to see in candidates.) 

  • A bachelor's degree in computer science, math, physics, engineering or a related field
  • 3+ years delivering enterprise solutions on the Microsoft Azure platform
  • 6+ years of experience as a software developer, including 2+ years’ experience working as a Senior or Lead Developer preferably in an ecommerce environment utilizing Magento 2.x as an e-commerce platform. This includes hands-on experience developing and modifying PHP for Magento
  • Experience integrating Magento 2.x with Drupal and/or using Magento in a headless environment is desired
  • Design, develop and implement scalable e-commerce applications to support Beam Suntory’s growing DTC (direct to consumer) portfolio.
  • Participates in the code review process to ensure that the code conforms to Beam Suntory and Magento best practices and guidelines.
  • 3+ years of experience with at least one client-side framework (Angular, React, Vue.js, jQuery, etc.)
  • 5+ years of experience working MySQL, PostgreSQL or MariaDB
  • Familiar with Git and using it as part of a CI/CD framework.
  • Familiarity with container development environments and CI/CD platforms and tools such as Jenkins, Docker and OpenShift is highly desired
  • Intermediate level skill with modern CSS design principles and languages such as SASS and LESS is desired
  • Familiarity with standard authorization/authentication platforms and technologies like OpenID, Oauth2, Identity Server, Okta, Auth0, etc. is desired
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum methodology
  • Experience with web server setup and configuration (IIS, Apache, Nginx)







At Beam Suntory, people are our number one priority, and we believe our people grow together in diverse and inclusive environments where their unique insights, experiences and backgrounds are valued and respected. Beam Suntory is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, military veteran status and all other characteristics, attributes or choices protected by law. All recruitment and hiring decisions are based on an applicant’s skills and experience.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago