Salesforce Solutions Architect

    • Hyderabad, India

Come work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world!

Why do you want to join our team?

F5 leads the market in building products to make every app run faster, smarter and safer anywhere. To support our growing business, we need to expand our corporate IT organization by creating a new delivery center in Hyderabad.

When you start this role, you will have the once in a lifetime opportunity to help grow our Salesforce capability in our newly established Hyderabad office. You get the adventure and independence of working at a start-up without any of the financial risk because you are supported by a growing Fortune 1000 technology company.
What will you do?

As a Salesforce(SFDC) Solutions Architect, you will help, guide and mentor the Salesforce development teams, design the technical solutions, enable the teams with best coding practices, CI/CD and code reviews to meet business process & application requirements. The successful candidate must be able to work directly with stakeholders to design highly usable, scalable, extensible, and maintainable Salesforce solutions and technologies. These technologies include--but are not necessarily limited to products and APIs, Lightning, Mobile Applications, and integration/ETL technologies. The Solution Architect will be expected to maintain an ongoing comprehensive understanding of the cloud-computing ecosystem. They will be passionate about their work, self-motivated, detail oriented and have excellent problem solving abilities. They will deal with highly ambiguous problems, take responsibility for finding solutions, and will drive towards simple solutions to complex problems, with a global one team mindset.
Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Develop technical solution designs & recommendations using Salesforce technology for complex business use cases that align to the business value the company is trying to achieve.
  • Establish a solid architecture foundation, effective architecture governance and a continuous delivery engine to leverage our own platform and products.
  • Drive, through governance and attention to critical architecture decisions, adherence to standards and best practices in domains such as: Security, Performance, Integration, Analytics, Mobile, Release Management and Development Lifecycle.
  • Overall solution architect for Salesforce Platform (this is across all SFDC products & integrations)
  • Long-term vision is someone who grows to owning all Sales & Marketing Technology Stack from a Solution Arch perspective
  • Provide ad hoc subject matter expertise as warranted via customer needs and business demands including but to limited to practice operations, pre-sales support, field assistance, etc.
  • Needs to be a key decision maker in all technology decisions and works alongside VP and SFDC Delivery leads to set standards with development practice and ownership of solution design of SFDC.
  • Experience with Salesforce development and administration/configuration
  • Partner with PMs, POs, Architecture on a regular cadence.
  • Troubleshoot key implementation issues and demonstrate ability to drive successful resolution
  • Partner with other architects to build customer centric, quality first solutions

other responsibilities
  • Responsible for upholding F5's Business Code of Ethics and for promptly reporting violations of the Code or other company policies.
  • Provide excellent customer service to IT internal and business partner customers
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

What do you need to be successful in this role?
  • Must have deep technical knowledge - code practices and SFDC
  • Demonstrate understanding of Salesforce capabilities and use them to develop, design and implement Salesforce solutions.
  • Working knowledge on both Sales and Service Cloud.
  • Global mindset with technical solutions
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and inter-personal skills
  • Demonstrate strong time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to provide exceptional support to both internal and external customers
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast paced, changing environment
  • Demonstrate excellent analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Working knowledge of Agile methodology

What will we look for on your resume?
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years experience as a Salesforce Architect in a mid to large sized organization with demonstrated leadership driving an organizational transformation in a matrixed organization.
  • 10+ years of experience in Salesforce with some experience as a programmer.
  • Experience with key areas of enterprise architecture, including integration technologies, security, single sign on, and master data management.
  • Highly beneficial to have any product certifications prior to joining such as App Builder, Admin, Advanced Admin, Sales Cloud Consultant, Service Cloud Consultant, Application Architect, Systems Architect.
  • Experience in any of the programming languages like C/C++, Python, VB Script, Ruby, Java, JS, .Net preferred.
  • Experience with Process Analysis, Design, and Implementation, Business and Technical requirements, Problem-Solving, and System(s) Testing, including UAT and Bug fixes.
  • Basic understanding of Lean Six Sigma process methodologies

F5 Networks, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace.

The Job Description is intended to be a general representation of the responsibilities and requirements of the job. However, the description may not be all-inclusive, and responsibilities and requirements are subject to change.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is the policy of F5 to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and employment applicants without regard to unlawful considerations of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, sensory, physical, or mental disability, marital status, veteran or military status, genetic information, or any other classification protected by applicable local, state, or federal laws. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, job assignment, compensation, promotion, benefits, training, discipline, and termination. Reasonable accommodation is available for qualified individuals with disabilities, upon request.

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