• Location: USA, Illinois, Chicago
  • Date Posted: 12th Feb, 2021
  • Reference: js021221

Enterprise Salesforce Architect - Remote - $150,000

As the Salesforce Enterprise Architect for this company, you will lead and own all technical aspects of Salesforce.com implementations and/or customization including data migrations, data quality, system integrations, 3rd party applications, AppExchange products, and custom development.

Additionally, you will assist the customer in business planning and strategy by focusing on business capabilities and maturity. Understand customer needs, company's products/services and match them with best-in-class technology to define a north-star target state. Help to define prioritization and sequencing of the transformation by proposing a strategic roadmap that leads to the target state. Lead key discussions around change programs from both business and technical perspectives. This is an opportunity to work with a Salesforce team and further develop your skills with a great company.

Key responsibilities

* Identify ways to utilize SFDC to improve business processes and productivity and make recommendations to support an organization scaling at a rapid pace.

* Manage development teams using Visualforce, Apex, Java, AJAX, and other technologies to build customized solutions that support business requirements and drive key business decisions

* Share engagement experience with the internal audiences and enrich collective IP. Conduct architecture workshops and other enablement sessions. Mentor and guide junior enterprise architects.

* Actively engage with account executives and solution engineers to develop opportunities for customer-facing enterprise architecture engagements. Continuously promote and communicate the value of Enterprise Architecture both within the solution engineering community, as well as within the broader sales and customer success organizations.

* Provide reliable and trusted -data rich- points of view of relatable customer transformations in the industry i.e. how other customers with similar needs have succeeded in their transformation.


* Minimum 5+ years of development experience on the Salesforce platform

* Minimum 5 + years' experience leading Enterprise Salesforce implementation with over 1000 users with integration with enterprise applications like Oracle, Sap etc.

* Participation in each phase of Salesforce.com (e.g., requirements gathering, planning-analysis-design, architect-build-deploy, support)

* Demonstrated abilities: defining systems strategy, developing requirements, designing, and prototyping, testing, training, defining support procedures, and implementing practical business solutions

Minimum Qualifications:

* B.S. Computer Science, Software Engineering, Management Information Systems or equivalent

* Ability to recommend standard methodology Salesforce solutions based on business needs and objectives

* Multiple Certifications in Salesforce within the sales domain,

* Preferably Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, CPQ

* Proficiency in Agile using JIRA with the ability to drive numerous high-quality releases into production fast

* Experience in enterprise solution engineering

* Good understanding of enterprise application integration technologies as well as common EA topics such as person-based journeys, process orchestration, master data management, analytics and insights, artificial intelligence, etc.

* Good understanding of security processes, standards & issues involved in multi-tier cloud or hybrid applications

* Familiar with Industry or vertical solutions a plus

* Familiar with principles of network, application and information security

* Articulate and balanced in demeanor with crisp written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

* CPQ (configure/price/quote): 2 years

* SF Commerce Cloud: 2 years

* Salesforce Sales Cloud: 5 years

* Solution Architect: 5 years

* Advanced Apex, Visualforce: 2 years

* Experience with and deep understanding of key business drivers and technical architecture

* Working knowledge of Salesforce's platform capabilities, hosting infrastructure, security and integration capabilities

* Familiar with relevant (regional, vertical, etc.) data privacy, risk management, and compliance requirements

Mason Frank International is the global leader for Salesforce.com recruitment, supporting more Salesforce.com jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Salesforce.com Partners & End Users throughout North America. By specializing solely in placing candidates in the Salesforce.com market I have built relationships with most of the key employers in the US and have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities and Salesforce.com jobs are.

I understand the need for discretion and welcome the opportunity to speak to any candidates that are considering a new career or job either now or in the future. Confidentiality is of course guaranteed. To apply for this role or for information on the the Salesforce.com market and some of the opportunities that are available I can be contacted at 347-783-6585 or j.silverman@masonfrank.com