Salesforce Application / Technical Architect – Herndon, VA

at Creative Information Technology, Inc.
Published May 27, 2023
Location Pimmit, VA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Roles and Responsibilities:Design and provide solution recommendations and roadmaps for service modernizations using Salesforce Platform, both out-of-box capabilities and customized solutionsWork closely with Delivery Managers, Solution Architects, and directly with customers to architect Salesforce solutions to meet business requirementsDevelop architecture models and blueprints depicting Salesforce solutions, along with service integrations, for service modernizationsResponsible in assisting technical design decisions, working with the business partners to determine long-term technical goals, determining levels of technical risk present in the system and ensuring that development not be impeded by technical considerationsEnsuring that best practices are followed, the solution designed and built are scalable to meet the current business needs, and support the future stateDocument, maintain, and govern Salesforce solutions, both out-of-box capabilities and customized, to meet business requirements for service modernizations across their respective lifecyclesStrong communication with teams, customers, and project stakeholders, as well as provide leadership throughout the project lifecycleReview and correct project/program direction, approach, and key artifacts to keep programs on track and solutions extendable and maintainable going forwardContribute to a program vision while advising and articulating program/project strategies on enabling technologies including the Salesforce PlatformEnsure that the system accurately meets the defined expectations of the business, ensuring that proper testing is implemented, and performance and security requirements are closely monitored by working with development teamsBasic Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in a related field and 8-10 years' of experience or Master's Degree and 6-8 years' of relevant experience 7+ years of hands-on implementation experience designing sound and scalable technical solutions on the Salesforce platform that meet end-to-end integration requirements 5+ years of experience in an architect role on large scale Salesforce implementations Experience working in an Agile development environment with multiple modern programming languages (e.g. Java, C#, Python, JavaScript, etc.)Demonstrate knowledge, skills and capabilities to design and build high-performance technical solutions on Salesforce platform Demonstrate an understanding of and ability to architect solutions to address security complexities, mechanisms, and data integration capabilities on the Salesforce platform Experience presenting and effectively communicating technical solutions to clients, including limitations and design tradeoffs, from inception through successful implementation Preferred Qualifications: Hands-on, full life-cycle Salesforce implementation experience with strong expertise in modules such as Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Marketing Cloud, and Experience working within a Scaled Agile framework Salesforce Certified Technical Architect and/or Salesforce System Architect