Salesforce Solution Architect in Marketing and Sales IT
What does the role involve?
As a Solution Architect, you will meet the challenges of a global multinational company using the latest technologies. Together with other architects, you define architecture principles, apply architecture patterns and drive their implementation. It is your job to find the right balance between innovation, technical feasibility, long-term sustainability, agile delivery, and cost-effective end-to-end implementation. You will be working in Project Evolution and focus on the following responsibilities:
Key contributor, decision maker and subject matter expert in our Salesforce project for all architecture related matters.
Accountable for IT architecture standards adherence and best practice implementation.
Accountable for all architecture related risks within the solution area.
Drive IT agility by identifying balanced solution architectures that satisfy both functional and non-functional business requirements today and that are frameworks for change that allow to adapt to future needs.
Work with a hands-on approach (getting into the details) in developing the solution designs that enable the integration of our Salesforce CRM system with other applications.
Explore uncharted grounds, innovate and architect new solutions through pilots and/or proof-of-concepts.
Evaluate the full-stack architecture of relevant applications and alternatives to ensure long-term sustainability, operational excellence, reliability and alignment with our Global IT strategy.
Implement and support Global IT solutions by using emerging techniques/technologies including responsive design, mobile-first approach and cloud/on premise solutions to ensure user centricity.
Standing member and key contributor of the Architecture Guild, as well as the Architecture Forum of Hilti.
Responsible for the correct reflection of current and future state architecture in IT. Architecture Governance Tools.
What you need is:
At least a Masters degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or other relevant education. PhD a plus
A good command of English (spoken and written), communication and convincing skills
Strong conceptional and analytical skills with hands-on software development experience
Working experience with software design/enterprise architecture patterns (particularly cloud native applications, cloud integration patterns and microservices)
Proven track record with implementing Salesforce (Marketing and/or Sales Cloud)
A strong drive to grow in your role as an Architect