Salesforce Architect

The Salesforce Architect is the technical lead defining and delivery of the solution architecture, development, configuration, and ongoing enhancements of City National Rochdale's Salesforce implementation to extend it as an operating platform to support the delivery of our wealth management business. This person will serve as the technical lead for the team working with other internal and external Salesforce Developers, Architects, Admins, and Analysts. A team player with a collaborative, service-dedicated and a creative solutions-oriented mindset is essential.


  • Strong practical deployment knowledge of VisualForce, Salesforce configurations, Apex classes, APEX Web services, API, Reports and
  • Dashboard and AppExchange deployment Manage data validity and integrity across systems and in support of heterogeneous business processes
  • Work with Client's enterprise architecture team to define technical development guidelines and security guidelines for Salesforce based applications.
  • Proactively research, present, and make recommendations regarding new features made available with each Salesforce release.
  • Coordinate and/or assist with functional UAT and QA of new CRM system functionality.
  • Perform basic review of code in collaboration with Developers and Administrators, to ensure long term viability, integrity, and make
  • Recommendations for enhancements and modifications to improve system performance, efficiency and reporting.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum 7 years of experience as a Salesforce Developer/Architect required
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a related field (financial services, CRM / customer relationship management) required
  • Must already be a Salesforce Certified Developer I certified

Abilities, Job Skills and Knowledge:
  • BA / BS degree or equivalent experience.
  • Superior Salesforce development skills, including Apex, Visualforce, REST, APIs, SOQL, XML, Javascript, CSS, and HTML.
  • Understanding of all aspects of Salesforce, including Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Marketing Cloud, and Communities and Chatter.
  • Professional experience in a test-driven and formal QA development environment, including development/staging/production (or similar) deployment cycles.
  • Preferred experience as an administrator/developer ( in a financial services organization.
  • Good knowledge of Governor limits.
  • Ability to design, code, test, debug, package and deploy quality, scalable and well documented solutions on the Salesforce platform.
  • Experience with Informatica Cloud, Mulesoft, or other ETL tools. Experience integrating with other applications via real-time, batch, sync / async.
  • Experienced in Microsoft Office tools, particularly Microsoft Project and/or Project Server, and SharePoint.
  • Must already be a Salesforce Certified Developer II certified
  • Certified Technical Architect, Certified Application Architect, OR Certified System Architect

Represents basic qualifications for the position. To be considered for this position you must at least meet the basic qualifications.

City National Bank is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans

Note: This preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Note: Candidates should be advised that City National Bank does not pay interviewee travel expenses or relocation expenses for candidates who are hired unless previously agreed.

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