Randstad Salesforce Architect in Roanoke, Texas

Salesforce Architect


Roanoke, TX

Date Posted:

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

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Randstad Technologies

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Salesforce Architect

Position Description

The Salesforce Architect is required to provide business solutions by design, architecting, configuring & developing CRM software applications on Salesforce.com platform.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design and Architecture of CRM solutions that leverage the full capabilities of the Salesforce platform

  • Design and configure applications that leverage the Force.com development platform

  • Lead the configuration of the modules built on the Salesforce platform

  • Assess business requirements, translate them into solutions (Salesforce platform) and lead the definition and communication of technical scope

  • Be the internal subject matter expert on Salesforce platform and be the go-to person in communicating the appropriateness of Salesforce solution options both from a technical and business perspective

  • Capture business processes in automation solutions using the Salesforce platform and the Force.com development architecture

  • Maintain technical documentation. Create and lead solution design documents, integrations designs, configuration information, developed API and other interface documentations, etc.

  • Drive continuous improvement of implemented solutions. Simplify and modernize solutions and services by planning standardized interfaces, removing redundancies, improving efficiencies, sharing feature / functionality context across multiple business lines, solutions and business needs

  • Work with speed and urgency in an Agile environment, using Agile methodologies with a goal of defining canonical solution models that maximize reuse and ensure team velocity

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors in Computer Science or related major with 6+ years of CRM development experience


  • Masters in Computer Science or related major with 4+ years of CRM Development

  • Investment/financial services experience will be a plus

Skills and Knowledge:

Expertise in one or more of the following:

  • Hands on Salesforce Architecture experience (Preferably within an enterprise level company)

  • Knowledgeable in standard functions/ modules of Salesforce.com: Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Marketing Cloud, Community Cloud, Custom Cloud and Analytics Cloud

  • Experience with design and architecture of Salesforce.com

  • Expertise with Apex and Visual Force page development

  • Demonstrated experience with Force.com development platform

  • Demonstrated full lifecycle experience in the architecture, design, configuration, testing and deployment of Salesforce.com functionality

  • Demonstrated experience of Salesforce.com administration and end user security requirements

  • Experience with large scale system implementation, integration, interfaces and data conversion

  • Experience in using efficient methodologies (e.g. Agile) and driving development platforms

  • Proven experience in bridging the needs and pace across business and IT teams

  • Excellent facilitation, influencing and negotiation skills

The following are considered a plus, but not required:

  • Certification in Salesforce Solution Designer, Administration, or Development

  • Certified Salesforce Administrator (ADM201) and/or Certified Salesforce Developer (DEV 401)

  • Certified Salesforce Service Cloud Consultant and/or Certified Salesforce Sales Cloud Consultant

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