Salesforce Marketing Cloud Solution Architect

at Huron Consulting Group
Published November 27, 2023
Location Chicago, IL
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


The Opportunity

Huron is a global consultancy that collaborates with clients to drive strategic growth, ignite innovation and navigate constant change. Through a combination of strategy, expertise and creativity, we help clients accelerate operational, digital and cultural transformation, enabling the change they need to own their future.

Join our team as the expert you are now and create your future.

Position Summary
When you roll up your sleeves and start thinking about your career in technology consulting, what do you see? At Huron we see a visionary who's skilled in system design and identification of business process design document creation. We see someone who can execute on test script identification and end-user training development. We see a road warrior-an energetic optimist who works well with project managers and client team members alike.
But it's not just the number of skills you perform that matters; it's also the quality of your communication. Can you prepare and deliver first-rate presentations to clients? Can you write basic reports with minimal supervision? Do your verbal, written, and interpersonal skills reflect the professionalism and authenticity that define Huron?
This isn't your low-profile tech desk job. Plan on hitting the pavement in multiple territories where you'll sharpen your talent for prioritizing and multitasking-and for sharing vital analytical skills. You can count on playing a key role in furthering Huron's reputation as a forward-thinking, tech-driven consulting maverick.
Let's get to work - together.Qualifications

We are currently looking for customer-focused Salesforce Marketing Cloud Solution Architect to be a part of our growing Salesforce team. If you are bright, driven, enjoy working with the latest technology and have the right blend of business acumen, technically savvy and customer-facing skills then this opportunity is for you.

  • Perform hands-on solution design, prototyping, proof-of-concepts, as required in support of current and new projects
  • Conduct Solution reviews with functional teams prior to design and development activities and ensure solution is scalable, is aligned with internal product roadmaps and meets customers' business requirements
  • Work on all phases of a project: requirements capture, development, testing, production support, etc.
  • Be able to estimate scope for development efforts
  • Communicate with stakeholders regarding status
  • Participate in business and technical meetings
  • Provide timely status updates to project leadership
  • Identify and mitigate risks in process and technology
  • Support architectural and development guidelines and best practices


  • 5 - 10 years of experience, including a minimum of 2 years of Marketing Cloud.
  • Experience in Salesforce administration
  • Experience with Salesforce Marketing Cloud administration
  • Experience in hands on design, prototyping, development, configurations, testing and other implementation activities
  • Evidence of technical background, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Experience in troubleshooting skills with the ability to analyze and resolve difficult problems quickly
  • Evidence in effectively communicating technical concepts to other technical staff members as well as non-technical members of the organization
  • Experience with providing customer service and problem troubleshooting
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Salesforce security model, including the role hierarchy, user accounts and sharing settings
  • Demonstrated knowledge with Agile Project Management
  • Demonstrated knowledge with managing users, business units, permissions and settings within ExactTarget
  • Evidence of a Marketing Cloud Email Specialist Certification


  • Administrator Certification
  • Marketing Cloud Consultant Certification
  • Bachelor's degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related IT discipline


The estimated base salary range for this job is $130,000 - $185,000. The range represents a good faith estimate of the range that Huron reasonably expects to pay for this job at the time of the job posting. The actual salary paid to an individual will vary based on multiple factors, including but not limited to specific skills or certifications, years of experience, market changes, and required travel. This job is also eligible to participate in Huron's annual incentive compensation program, which reflects Huron's pay for performance philosophy. Inclusive of annual incentive compensation opportunity, the total estimated compensation range for this job is $149,500 - $231,250. The job is also eligible to participate in Huron's benefit plans which include medical, dental and vision coverage and other wellness programs. The salary range information provided is in accordance with applicable state and local laws regarding salary transparency that are currently in effect and may be implemented in the future.
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