Salesforce Technical Architect

Job Description
The IBM iX Salesforce Practice builds digital solutions designed to create results. Now. Boosted by our acquisition of Bluewolf - the longest standing global strategic consulting partner of Salesforce,-our technology-driven method combines our deep expertise with vetted accelerators and solutions to create measurable results for our clients. We're looking for strong Salesforce Technical Architect to join our award-winning team as part of the expanding Nordics practice. As our Salesforce Technical Architect, you will assume responsibility for the following:

  • Effectively collaborates with business consultants, project team and client resources to determine technical and functional requirements
  • Provides advanced technical and/or business consultative services during both the pre-sales and post sales cycle
  • Designs and develops customer solutions in Visual force, Apex, D/HTML, CSS, JavaScript, DOJO, AJAX and other technologies
  • Effectively facilitates Technical Process Review sessions and technical UAT's
  • Gathers data migration requirements, analyzes data quality requirements, defines a data quality migration plan and executes.

Technical skills and general requirements for this Salesforce Technical Architect role are as follows:
  • Bachelor's Degree or Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 4-6 years' prior experience in a consultative role with 2-5 years of prior Salesforce and Force.com experience
  • Professional experience in a test-driven and formal QA development environment
  • Deep understanding of HTML, Javascript (including Javascript libraries such as jQuery and Prototype) and CSS
  • Exceptional knowledge of object-oriented concepts and development experience with design patterns including MVC and MVC framework (ex. Ruby on Rails, Struts)
  • Prior work with OO languages (Java, Ruby, C#, C++, etc)
  • Experience with relational databases, including work with SOQL, MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle, or other common RDBMS.
  • Has attained both Force.com and Advanced Developer Salesforce.com levels of certification
  • Knowledge of Agile development practices
  • Open to travel up to 75%

We believe in agile methodologies. Our goal is to identify value for businesses and enable solutions for success. The problems we solve are varied across industry, technology, and complexity. We scrum daily, work in short sprints, utilize TDD, pair program, have code reviews, and meet weekly to develop professional skills. We work as a team to inspire each other, push our creativity, and hold true to our ideals. There has never been a more exciting time to join IBM and our Salesforce Practice.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Bachelor's Degree or Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 4-6 years' prior experience in a consultative role with 2-5 years of prior Salesforce and Force.com experience
  • Professional experience in a test-driven and formal QA development environment
  • Deep understanding of HTML, Javascript (including Javascript libraries such as jQuery and Prototype) and CSS
  • Exceptional knowledge of object-oriented concepts and development experience with design patterns including MVC and MVC framework (ex. Ruby on Rails, Struts)
  • Prior work with OO languages (Java, Ruby, C#, C++, etc)
  • Experience with relational databases, including work with SOQL, MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle, or other common RDBMS.
  • Has attained both Force.com and Advanced Developer Salesforce.com levels of certification
  • Knowledge of Agile development practices
  • Open to travel up to 75%
  • English fluency


Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

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