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Salesforce Technical Architect at Tephra Inc

Posted in Architecture 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Detroit, Michigan

Job Description:

Job Description:  

  • Technical architecture design of multiple complex deployments on Salesforce

  • Function as SFDC Technical Architect with experience in the following:

    • Thorough understanding of Web Services in general and SOAP and REST specifically; understands the basic workings of HTTP/S

    • Understand the different APIs and is able to design solutions using the appropriate API

    • Understand data migration considerations, design trade-offs, and common ETL tools

    • Experience with common integration patterns used on the Platform

    • Understand patterns/mechanisms to secure integrations such as TLS for HTTP

    • Experience of migration from other CRM applications such as Siebel, SAP, Microsoft Dynamics CRM applications

    • Experienced in CRM, CMS, ERP, CPQ, Portals, SSO, eCommerce, ESB/SOA

    • Strong understanding of environment management, release management, code versioning best practices, and deployment methodologies

    • Exposure to other CRM Tools such as MS Dynamics, Siebel, SAP CRM, DMS, Digital technologies (Good to have)

    • Knowledge of Automotive, Industrial equipment CRM implementations (Nice to have)

    • Must have technical expertise in Salesforce

    • Must have executed at least 3 full life cycle Salesforce implementations

    • Must not have only project management or resource management experience



  • Determine the relevant platforms and related architecture considerations and tradeoffs

  • Describe the applicable design considerations and trade-offs when working within the constraints of the platform and data volumes

  • Recommend an appropriate data backup and archival strategy

  • Incorporate the platform security features into a solution to meet data security requirements

  • Recommend an appropriate identity management mechanism to apply within a solution

  • Architect a solution for optimal performance, scalability, maintainability, and reuse

  • Evaluate a customer integration environment to recommend the appropriate strategy and technology components based on common integration patterns (including SOAP/REST web services, APIs, batch processes, connectors, middleware)

  • Recommend the data migration strategy, considerations, and appropriate tools to use

  • Recommend solutions in Visualforce, Apex, Java, AJAX, JavaScript, and other technologies to build customized solutions on the SFDC platform that support business requirements when out-of-box salesforce capabilities are not sufficient

  • Contribute in technical sections of RFP responses

  • Lead teams in technical projects


  • Years of experience required for position: 10-15 years

  • Experience of design and integrations

  • certification is must – Salesforce Certified Technical Architect

  • Knowledge of various enterprise systems, CRM, SFA, and ERP