Ref: 0819PI

Salesforce Technical Architect

USA, Kansas

  • 160000 to 210000 GBP
  • Architects Role
  • Skills: Visual Force, Apex, Lightning Web Components
  • Level: Senior

Job description

Salesforce Technical Architect

0819PI



A Technical Architect is responsible for partnering with our clients and delivery teams to define, develop, and implement technology solutions that are both innovative and cost-effective; ensuring the highest levels of business efficiency through Architecture best practices including encapsulation and reuses. The Technical Architect generally operates as part of a project team; focusing on the technical design and build of the overall solution and ensuring seamless integration of any custom elements. The Technical Architect maintains a relevant and deep technology skill set; obtaining certifications as necessary and adhering to industry technology standards. A Technology Architect is responsible for the successful implementation of effective technology solutions; ensuring solution quality, business acceptance, and effective transition to support. A Technical Architect is responsible for maturing the Bolt Data technology practice; enabling Bolt Data to deliver work smarter.

Role Responsibilities:

Function project support:

Establish effective working relationships with key client and project team stakeholders
Communicate and manage expectations regarding delivery updates, risks, issues, and opportunities with key stakeholders
Participate in Requirements Gathering and Solution Design activities; influencing decisions regarding effectiveness, dependability, flexibility, scalability, supportability, and total cost of platforms and supporting technologies
Partner with Solution Architect to develop technical specifications for custom development and system integration requirements; including estimations for delivery time, cost, and resources
Develop detailed technical design documents that align to solution design specifications
Liaise between clients, project leads, and other delivery teams (including vendors) to communicate status, drive delivery performance, manage risks, and remove barriers
Lead technology design, configuration, and development activities, including database and environment migrations, across multiple projects; ensuring adherence to development standards, alignment to technical specifications, and delivery to agreed timelines
Document final solution and lead knowledge transition to client support team



Minimum 10+ years of relevant consulting or industry experience
Minimum 5+ years of hands-on technical experience with Salesforce.com implementation with a minimum of 5 enterprise level technology projects
Minimum 5+ years of experience in software implementations with one or more Customer Relationship Management Solution (such as Oracle, SalesForce.com, SAP, Siebel or other CRM software). Configuration experience
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science and demonstrated experience in computer operations, system analysis, programming, project implementations and technical management
Field service experience; including customer service management and call center support
Demonstrated understanding of one or more industry-standard architecture frameworks (e.g., TOGAF, Zachman, DODAF, FEAF, Gartner/Meta, etc.)
Experience with configuring and developing the SFDC toolkit (e.g. Visual force, Apex, S-controls, Triggers, Chatter, Apex Data Loader, Apex Explorer, etc.)
Experience with key software development and integration technologies (e.g., APIs, APEX, Force.com, .Net, Java and JavaScript, XML, Web Services, HTML, SSO, data loaders, messaging, etc.)
Experience with RDMS concepts and structures, knowledge of SQL, structured system analysis and design methods, data migration, etc.
Experience with common middleware applications
Ability to migrate configurations and code between environments using industry standard tools
Experience with software delivery lifecycle methodologies (e.g., Agile) and project management methodologies (e.g., PMBOK) with the ability to manage multiple projects to aggressive timelines
Experience working independently and within a cross-functional and cross-vendor team environment; collaborating effectively, creating consensus, and driving outcomes
Willingness to travel domestically and internationally with client and project team as needed