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Salesforce Program Architect

  • Location: Richmond, VA, 23219
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position: Salesforce Program Architect

Location: Richmond, Virginia 23219

Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Participate in internal meetings with DSS Staff and business users to understand business processes and requirements.
  • Provide evaluations for applications produced.
  • Provide expertise focused on longer-term enterprise strategy.
  • Have a broad range of technical knowledge and solution strategy expertise in order to advise on the best technical solution for stakeholder requirements.
  • Assist with implementation deliverables, project planning, and communication with the project team stakeholders.
  • Support the management of Salesforce security settings and access controls, both at the org level and the application level.
  • Develop and present analysis, reports, recommendations and vision papers to support direction of the Salesforce architecture.
  • Ensure application design leverages all appropriate “core” functionalities.
  • Review the current Salesforce security model and process and provide guidance on necessary changes for long-term strategy.
  • Review/advise Standard Object Model on how to share objects, such as Accounts, Contacts, Cases, Projects, etc.
  • Own architecture and design of complex solution components (e.g., integration, security, custom development) on the Salesforce.com platform.
  • Participate in enterprise level Salesforce.com implementations with multiple integrations including web services, legacy applications, app exchange, etc.
  • Drive the direction, development, and implementation of very large Salesforce.com solutions.
  • Hands on review of designs and developed software applications on the Salesforce.com platform.
  • Optimize application performance and scalability.
  • Hands on Salesforce.com Administrator activity
  • Ensure the system accurately meets the defined expectations of the business, ensuring that proper testing is implemented, and performance requirements are monitored by working with the project teams.
  • Identify and confirm technical design risks and develop mitigating approaches
  • Prepare documents such as: BRD, solution diagram, use case list, process flows, functional design, wireframe, user stories, object description, training materials, and guides as necessary
  • Stay current with Salesforce.com best practices, support mechanisms, procedures, and limitation.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 3+ years of experience in application architecture on the Salesforce.com platform.
  • 5+ years of application development experience on the Salesforce.com platform.
  • 3+ years of Salesforce.com administrator experience.
  • 4+ years of experience with Integration technologies.
  • 3+ years of experience and proficiency in programming using Force.com APEX, Visual Force, Java, JavaScript, XML, HTML5 with Salesforce.com.
  • 3+ years of Salesforce systems integration and/or implementation experience.
  • Working knowledge of security concepts such as single sign on, IAM and data security.

Even better if you have:

  • 4+ years of experience with Salesforce Platform Dev I, Salesforce 201 and 401 certifications.

If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!