Salesforce Solution Architect

Job description

Reports to: Head of Design

 

Overview of Responsibilities: As the Salesforce Solution Architect you will be responsible for the technical design and build of scalable, best in class solutions for our customers. Working across the Salesforce platform and other IT environments to help the commercial team in taking requirements and the Design team in consulting against and designing the solution for the delivery team to implement.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design SFDC solutions for our customers

  • Design and create the underlying data structure and data flows to support the build

  • Working with multiple business units (Sales/Pre Sales/Consulting/Delivery)

  • Turning business requirements into technical solutions

  • Create, participate & contribute in design sessions – expectation to suggest design alternatives

  • Gathering and articulating non-functional requirements

  • Reviewing business, function and technical requirements

  • Create key architecture documentation and deliverables

  • Lead team of other architects as this function grows

  • Update management team on overall project, risks, technology issues and propose suitable alternatives

  • Ensure that at key project milestones that the solution design is being met by the build team and is still fit for purpose

  • R&D / Proof of Concept / prototyping where appropriate

  • Integration and end to end system testing including documentation

Key KPI’s

  • Peer review from internal CTA (Salesforce certified technical architect) of solutions

  • Project deadline adherence

  • Minimising need for solution redesign or documentation (unless re-design is required through peer review)

 

Requirements

Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years experience designing salesforce solutions.

  • We expect you have to have exposure to sales, service and community clouds. (Including relevant certifications).

    • It’s also beneficial to have CPQ, AI and Marketing cloud exposure.

    • It would be beneficial to have undertaken platform developer 1 certification. If you do not have this, we would expect that by the end of probation you have completed it.

    • It would be beneficial to have undertaken data architecture and management designer certification. If you do not have this, we would expect that was completed within 6 months of your start.

  • Experience documenting end to end solutions.


What we offer

We pride ourselves on providing an environment where our people are encouraged to continually learn and grow. We do this by providing an annual training allowance, promoting from within, regular personal development plans and a strong network of experienced and passionate people, all open to share their knowledge with you.

 

If you are interested in seeing how your career could develop at Europe's largest independent Salesforce Partner, then get in touch with Fallon, Talent Lead at 4C (fallon.everitt@weare4c.com) for more details or apply today.

 

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