Hitachi Data Systems Salesforce Platform Architect - 021276 in Englewood, Colorado

Title: Salesforce Platform Architect Location: Colorado-Englewood

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Location: Santa Clara, CA or Denver, CO

The primary role of this position is to design and deliver new innovative solutions for our Salesforce CRM implementation. We have recently implemented a new global Sales and Services CRM instance and our business partners are excited to expand on the capabilities. The architect is responsible for leading technical and functional design discussions with our business partners and technology teams. The architect will partner with the SFDC project teams to review code and designs to ensure they adhere to best practices and provide robust and scalable solutions. This individual must also have experience evaluating third-party tools in a Salesforce environment and assessing their impact to overall platform stability and performance. Must have very strong experience with integration architecture, knowledge of different integration patterns in both cloud to cloud and cloud to on premise scenarios.

Key Responsibilities / Duties:

Drive architecture and design technology solutions for solving business problems, while authoring technical specifications and detailed design documents Identify and mitigate technical risks across the architecture Solid understanding of IT systems including system design, Object Oriented Design, databases and programming concepts specifically HTML, browsers, Javascript, Web Services and AJAX. Integration experience within the Salesforce space (REST, SOAP, ESB) Expert understanding of architecting Salesforce Salesforce Technical Architect Certification Understands the importance of having formal business processes and controls Strong understanding of how Salesforce CRM application is integrated with the backend financial systems and processes (Order to Cash, etc.) Strong hands-on technical experience in Salesforce application implementation and integration with financial applications Cross-functional experience; able to work with the group leaders from Sales, Services and Finance to constantly improve business processes for fast-growing organization as needed. Project management oriented, and able to oversee that business application deployment or enhancements adhere to standards Customer-service oriented, and able to lead the internal application support efforts to empower corporate application users to be successful with technology-enabled tools Knowledge of Oracle EBS is a plus All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, place of origin, ethnic origin, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, genetic information, mental or physical disability, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable national, state, or local law. Skills / Other Personal Attributes Required:

Polished speaker with the ability to evangelize best practices at various levels within a large organization Strong communication skills, both written and verbal Able to effectively develop materials that are appropriate for the audience Strong presentation skills Able to effectively present and defend point of view to a variety of audiences Ability to explain complex technical issues in a way that non-technical people may understand Able to work in a global, multicultural environment Structured, disciplined approach to work, with attention to detail Self-motivated Capable of working with little or no supervision Ability to react positively under pressure to meet tight deadlines Able to work independently or as a team player Enjoy challenging and thought provoking work and have a strong desire to learn and progress Formal Education & Experience:

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Information Systems \ Computer Science is preferred or commensurate relevant work experience 5 -7 years of experience implementing CRM solutions with Salesforce and Service Cloud Experience implementing Salesforce.com in a large-scale, enterprise environment 10 years of overall development and architecture experience