Salesforce Technical Architect (Nationwide)

Boston, Massachusetts, us
Company: Huron Consulting Group
Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Published on 2021-07-29 22:03:39

The Opportunity

Huron helps its clients drive growth, enhance performance and sustain leadership in the markets they serve. We partner with a number of industries to develop strategies and implement solutions that enable the transformative change our clients need to own their future. Together, we empower clients to navigate financial disruption.

Join our team as the expert you are now and create your future.

Position Summary

**This position can be based anywhere in the United States**

The Salesforce Technical Architect will be responsible for designing project solutions with different clouds on the Salesforce platform (e.g. Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Marketing Cloud, App Cloud). In this capacity the Technical Solution Architect will have an expert understanding of standard applications, web application development, Salesforce integration, and tools such as the Salesforce APIs, Apex, Lightning and the AppExchange that are used to extend the standard product set. Candidate must be able to lead technical requirements gathering sessions, write requirements, technical architecture documents and manage integration tasks. They also must have a solid business understanding and be able to translate business process flows into technical use cases.

Our environment inspires and rewards growth… As a Manager, you have the unique ability to specialize in certain areas of enterprise software products that showcase and employ your areas of expertise while pursuing your “career vision”. Huron is big enough to offer the opportunity and exposure you need for your career growth—but small enough to give you individual attention for your professional development. Every Manager adds to who we are as an organization—and the more you evolve, the more we do. An exciting career experience awaits you: It’s intense… it’s analytically rigorous… it’s practical… it’s entrepreneurial… it’s intellectually stimulating—and most definitely—it’s career-defining. It’s the Huron way.

Let’s get to work – together.


'- 5-7 years’ experience with Salesforce

- Design and document an end-to-end Salesforce solution to include: leading technical architecture workshops with Enterprise Architects, Information Security Architects, Integration Architects, Data Architects from client teams, and leading technical requirements gathering sessions and writing technical requirements documents.

- Leading technical design sessions and writing technical design documents

-Managing the technical delivery of integrations and custom extensions

-Managing technical scope and client expectation

-Designing and managing the execution of test plans and ensuring a quality solution is delivered.

-Ability to work with developers US-Based and Offshore

-Effectively work with Project Managers, Customers, Development Leads and the Account Managers

-Educate Customer as a Evangelist

-Familiarity with platform technical limitations and common technical design patterns, integration patterns and business application development patterns

-Proven ability to design and optimize business processes and to integrate business processes across disparate systems

-Experience with Enterprise Integration tools.

-Demonstrated deployments of enterprise software systems using industry standard environments including XML, HTTP/HTTPS, Java, C++, and ASP.

PREFERRED: Application Architect, Certified Systems Architect or Technical Architect

-Sales Cloud or Service Cloud certifications are a plus

-Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related IT discipline

Willingness to travel in the future up to 75%

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