Salesforce Architect

10
Dec

Salesforce Architect

  • Contract
  • Toronto
  • Posted 1 month ago

Job 2465: Salesforce Architect

Anticipated Duration: 1 year

Duration of Potential Extension: 6 months

Project Location: Toronto, Ontario

Assignment Duties

  • Provide guidance in managing, governing and providing oversight of Salesforce development teams including external contractors/vendors
  • Provide strong leadership for technical design functions on assigned projects, Proofs of Concept, feasibility studies, roadmap development and strategies
  • Provide the business with strong direction during the establishment of requirements and strategies
  • Deep understanding of Salesforce and related products
  • Provide guidance to project teams to develop cost effective Salesforce solution designs, factoring in the following: licenses, configuration, development, systems, security, integration, data, and application architecture based on Salesforce best practices
  • Design and recommend test strategies for Salesforce solutions based on approved designs
  • Lead all Salesforce related solutions architecture and design
  • Extensive understanding of cloud based solutions within a large enterprise capacity
  • Alignment of Salesforce architecture with the client’s corporate Enterprise architecture strategy
  • Provide guidance and leadership to project management deliverables for Enterprise wide initiatives including: integrated deliverables, solution dependencies as it relates to integrated Salesforce and non-Salesforce components, specialist resources, and realistic estimates
  • Provide operational and project support through developing Salesforce solutions and integrations while ensuring alignment with the project scope and business needs
  • Leverage the client’s methodology to plan and deliver projects that impact the Salesforce footprint
  • Establish Salesforce standards where required to develop sustainment practices that align with Salesforce standard Operating procedures customized to the client’s environment and implementation
  • Align solution designs with the program overall roadmap and Salesforce product roadmap by working with Salesforce Canada and the respective Salesforce global product managers
  • Accountable for design and planning related to Salesforce Governance model and establishing work priority, project planning and development, architecture and Senior Management reporting
  • Provide recommendation and oversight to all Salesforce product implementations and key sustainment service requests

Qualifications

  • Multiple years of consulting experience across varied customers and industries, with a high degree of focus on the public sector and government bodies
  • Deep understanding of Salesforce products and competencies related to design, development, testing, business processes and workflow, reporting and sustainment
  • Strong experience in usage of non-Salesforce products and technologies in the area of Integrations with other systems such as Call centre solutions, telephony, back end systems, etc.
  • Strong understanding of network components and network security
  • At least 10 years of Salesforce solution architecture design experience and demonstration of enterprise level deployments
  • Current valid Salesforce certifications are preferred
  • Extensive experience leading project teams in a CRM landscape including cloud and on premise solutions
  • Extensive experience conducting architectural reviews of Salesforce technology for strategic projects
  • Extensive experience working with project leadership in providing inputs and recommendations to build project schedules for complex Salesforce solutions, including configuration, development, integration, security, landscape, hardware, software and licensing
  • Influencing skills and preferred experience working across many areas and levels of an organization
  • Strong understanding of Public sector processes and environments
  • Governance to IT Strategies, Roadmaps, Application Portfolio Management, Technology Standards Management
  • Process optimization, standardization, and implementation
  • Good communication and collaboration skill

Deliverables

  • Develop cost effective Salesforce solution designs, factoring in the following: Salesforce licenses, configuration, development, systems, security, integration, data, and application architecture, business process flows, based on Salesforce best practices
  • Provide guidance and leadership to project management deliverables for Enterprise wide initiatives including: integrated deliverables, solution dependencies as it relates to integrated Salesforce and non-Salesforce components, specialist resources, and realistic estimates
  • Provide operational and project support through developing Salesforce solutions and integrations while ensuring alignment with the program Roadmap

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