VP – Salesforce Architect – Software Engineer
Wilmington, DE, USA | Global Securities, Investment and Retail Banking Firm
Functions:IT / Information Technology
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As an experienced member of our Software Engineering Group we look first and foremost for people who are passionate around solving business problems through innovation & engineering practices. You will be required to apply your depth of knowledge and expertise to all aspects of the software development lifecycle, as well as partner continuously with your many stakeholders on a daily basis to stay focused on common goals. We embrace a culture of experimentation and constantly strive for improvement and learning. You’ll work in a collaborative, trusting, thought-provoking environment—one that encourages diversity of thought and creative solutions that are in the best interests of our customers globally
This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:
BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
Expertise in application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines
Advanced knowledge of architecture, design across all systems
Proficiency in one or more general purpose programming languages and Salesforce-to-Salesforce integrations, development, and testing
Knowledge of industry wide technology strategies and best practices
Keen understanding of financial control and budget management
Ability to work in large, collaborative teams to achieve organizational goals, and passionate about building an innovative culture
Own the full application architecture process that translates business requirements into functional solutions. Responsible for connecting business goals and challenges and for the overall design of the application solution on Salesforce.com.Provide governance and best practices/standards supporting the platform adoption and full application lifecycle (design, development, change control, UAT, deployment and support).Work closely with business and IT leaders to provide technical solutions (including out of box solutions) to complex business needs.
Research, recommend, and implement AppExchange applications and salesforce upgrades to help meet business needs.Document current and future state processes, and develop technical specifications for projects and enhancements.Demonstrate a deep knowledge of all Saleforce.com product offerings and solutions.Working closely with product team, able to talk about tradeoffs e.g. terms of config vs code.Map functional requirements to Salesforce.com features and functionality.
Liaise with IT team to ensure integration points are maintained and supported. Work with global partners to ensure proper processes are followed and aligned with business strategies. Designs integration strategy for interfacing platforms and data repositories.Driving the use various data sharing solutions, API, micro-services, external objects, etc.Must be Salesforce Certified Developer or Salesforce Certified Architect.
Experience integrating Salesforce.com with enterprise-level applications though all available integration channels as well as Salesforce-to-Salesforce integrations development, and testing.Ability to effectively communicate across third parties and technical and business product managers on solution designand experience as a Salesforce Architect.
Expert level understanding of the Salesforce product suite, including Salesforce Lightning, Community, and App Cloud.Strong knowledge of CRM assurance best practices and methodologies.Salesforce development experience including strong working knowledge and ability to code APEX (classes, triggers and web services), Visual Force, Salesforce APIs, SOQL, and Force.com.Strong knowledge of Salesforce application including configuration, triggers, process builders, workflows, visual force, apex coding, batch processes, and database design.Advanced knowledge of Salesforce data model, custom objects, visual force pages, workflows, and configuration.
Experience leading Agile development teams to design and implement innovative solutions with a focus on adhering to standards, best practices, and code quality techniques.Hands on development experience with JAVA, JAVA script and REST API development.Solid understanding of API authentication methods for the Salesforce platform.Nice to have experience with Salesforce SHIELD and bulk data management.Salesforce Financial Services Cloud and Salesforce DX experience a PLUS.