Job Description :
Role: Salesforce Technical Architect
Location: Ft Lauderdale, FL
Duration: 1 Year Contract

The Salesforce Technical Architect (TA) possesses broad knowledge across multiple development platforms and draws on their skills and experience to assess requirements and architecture to design secure, high-performance technical solutions that maximize the potential of the Salesforce platform. Suitable candidates will be highly knowledgeable in Force.com, web application development, Single Sign-on, Salesforce.com integration, and extension. They will be able to fully utilize out-of-box features of Force.com, designing solutions using the Force.com API, APEX, Visualforce, Lightning and other tools to extend the product as needed. In-depth experience in integration of Salesforce with other enterprise systems is a must-have.
The TA will provide senior level expertise on decisions and priorities regarding the Salesforce application and its architectures across all the line of business. He or She will facilitate the establishment and implementation of standards and guidelines that guide the design of Salesforce solutions including architecting and implementing solutions requiring integration of multiple platforms and applications across the enterprise. TA will Review and advise on design standards, software builds, platform options, risks, costs versus benefits and impact on the enterprise business process and goals.

The successful candidate will be able to communicate clearly and confidently, leading both technical briefings and business requirement gathering sessions. They will be able to document requirements clearly and concisely, author technical documents and design and document integration needs. Candidates will be able to manage client expectations and scope effectively.
Suitable candidates will understand both Agile (SCRUM) and Waterfall delivery models and follow the importance of SDLC (Software Development Lifecycle Principles) and SFDC development best practices.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Map out the Salesforce application architectures for Enterprise level implementations
Liaise closely with the functional and technical teams
Provide Subject Matter Expertise in Cloud Architecture
Lead requirement gathering sessions
Lead technical design sessions
Authoring technical design documents
Managing the technical delivery of integrations and custom extensions
Managing technical scope and client expectation
Providing expert level assistance to the development team on technical issues

MUST HAVE:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
ADM201 (Admin) certification
DEV401 (Developer) certification or ability to demonstrate understanding the foundational components of the platform
5+ years of experience working in Salesforce.com with full lifecycle implementations
Deep real-world Force.com integration deliveries of enterprise software systems using industry standard environments such as XML, HTTP/HTTPS, Java, C++, and ASPSOA and batch integration experience
Experience in building applications using Lightning, APEX, Visualforce and UI related coding technologies
Proven solution engineering and real-world delivery experience
Clear & confident technical communication skills
Team leading and mentoring skills
Experience in security concepts (authentication, authorization, encryption, digital signature), SSL, web service proxies, firewall, SAML 2.0, OpenId Connect, OAuth 2.0)
Native or Hybrid Mobile Application development knowledge.

DESIRABLE:
Sales Cloud / Service Cloud Certification
Salesforce Certified System Architect or Application Architect
Middleware ESB, API Gateway
Agile/SCRUM certification