Salesforce Technical Architect (US) - Bluewolf
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Chicago, IL 60664
We are Bluewolf, an IBM company. We help organizations come up with simple solutions to their customer experience problems through customization across the entire Salesforce platform. We promote a company culture that thrives on collaboration, encourages creativity and empowers our employees to drive change. We’re experiencing tremendous growth and are looking to add a sharp Technical Architect to our award-winning team.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Responsibilities of a Salesforce Technical Architect are outlined below:
+ 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 cycles
+ 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 the plan?
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.
Apply today to learn more about our Pack and why NOW is the best time to join our inventive team.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
+ Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
+ 4-6 years of prior experience in a consultative role with 2-5 years of prior Salesforce and Force.com experience
+ Experience in a test-driven and formal QA development environment
+ 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
+ Attained Platform Developer 1 certification AND (Application Architect or Data Architecture & Management or Integration Architecture Designer) certifications
+ Knowledge of Agile development practices
+ Ability to travel up to 75%
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
+ Platform Developer II and any other Domain Specialization certifications
About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world’s economy. IBM Services partners with the world’s leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?
Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.
Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.
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For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.
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