The Salesforce Architect must design, develop, and articulate solutions based on strategic business and technical requirements. The Salesforce Architect will work with program managers, technical peers, clients and business partner and ensure appropriate and cost effective solution is adopted. The candidate must have full life cycle experience and progressive leadership in software development activities. Must have hands-on and progressive experience in performing customizations, configurations and integration of Salesforce platform to include vertical offerings like Sales, Service and Marketing clouds. Should have experience in Salesforce Community customization and configuration. Capable of leading a technical team. Should have a positive attitude, excellent communication skills to effectively share the knowledge with team members. The ideal candidate will have a good foundation of the Salesforce and its offerings.
location: Falls Church, Virginia
job type: Contract
salary: $70 - 80 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
-Meet with stakeholders to understand requirements, determine design and perform gap-analysis to identify appropriate deployment strategy
-Configure and customize Salesforce application/solution as per business requirements and expectations using out-of-box features and Salesforce platform (force.com
-Integrate Salesforce application/solution using natively available integration techniques like REST/SOAP etc.
-Create VisualForce and Lightning Web Components
-Configure communities including designing UI/UX for end user
-Evaluate, ensure and recommend appropriate solution is leveraged - platform vs Service cloud
-Brainstorm solutions, conduct architecture and design reviews to support internal teams as well as end clients.
-Follow best practices and continuous improvement process to identify future upgrade issues and design considerations
-Lead a team of Salesforce developers and admins
-Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or Engineering from an accredited college or university is required
-At least twelve (12) years of Salesforce experience
-Solution Architect experience on implementation projects using Agile approaches
-Excellent understanding of Salesforce architecture, declarative capabilities, platform configuration and related limits and how they influence design
-Integrate with 3rd party solutions using industry standard techniques like REST and experience in using integration tools like MuleSoft
skills: -Supervisory experience in leading Salesforce developers and admins
-Salesforce Certified Application Architect or System Architect required
-Salesforce Certified Technical Architect desired
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.