Salesforce Architect

Job Number: 1051310

Piedmont Healthcare Corporate - Atlanta, Georgia
Shift/Schedule: Full-time


Description

 

Our Purpose, Our Promise 

To make a positive difference in every life we touch.

 

For more than a century, Piedmont has been caring for patients, and caring about them. We've earned our reputation by treating patients and their loved ones the way we'd want to be treated. By listening and genuinely hearing. By alleviating pain by also alleviating fear. It's what separates us from any other healthcare organization out there.  

 

Our 22,000 employees dedicate themselves to making a positive difference in every life we touch and our commitment doesnt stop there. Dont you want to join our Piedmont family? Apply now! 

 

JOB PURPOSE: 

The Salesforce Architect provides application and process expertise and support directly to functional

users, stakeholders and leaders in multiple business areas across the Salesforce user community. The

Architect serves as a leader within the Salesforce team, providing platform expertise for the purpose of

designing and delivering complex Salesforce solutions in support of business users.

 

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: 

 

Active Salesforce certification is required. 

Masters degree preferred. 

CRM experience with Salesforce is preferred. 

Expert level understanding of the Salesforce product suite, including Marketing and Health Cloud (or Sales Cloud)  

Strong knowledge and experience of Salesforce development and configuration.

 

Specific preferred qualifications: 

o Understanding of systems architecture and ability to design scalable performance-driven solutions. 

o Understanding of key design patterns and large data volume limitations and best practices. 

o Understanding of data sharing and visibility considerations and how these play into platform architecture. 

o Familiarity with platform authentication patterns (SAML, SSO, OAuth). 

o Knowledge of data integration tools and experience integrating Salesforce with different business systems (ETL, CPQ, marketing automation, reporting, etc.). 

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

o Experience with platform security capabilities. 

Expert level experience defining the system architecture landscape, identifying gaps between current and desired end-states, and delivering a comprehensive solution that will enable achievement of the desired business outcomes. 

Extensive Apex VF Controllers and Apex Triggers development experience is desired. 

Extensive VisualForce, Javascript, HTML design, Lightning and development experience; JQuery, AngularJS development experience a plus. 

Strong background in design/development of large web-based or client server systems, or complete software product lifecycle exposure. 

Strong knowledge of object-oriented analysis and design and database design. 

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: 

1. Collaborate with client stakeholders to define requirements, deliverables, and set and manage expectations.

 

2. Translate business requirements into well architected solutions that best leverage the Salesforce platform.

 

3. Lead technical design sessions; architect and document technical solutions aligned with business objectives; identify gaps between current and desired end states.

 

4. Provide oversight and governance of Salesforce projects.

 

5. Follow and help define coding standards. Lead code reviews during projects to ensure quality and appropriate design patterns are followed.

 

6. Manage the technical delivery of custom development, integrations, and data migration elements of a Salesforce implementation.

 

7. Design and manage the execution of test plans to ensure a quality solution is delivered.

 

8. Follow and understand new Salesforce product and technical capabilities resulting from product releases and acquisitions.

 

9. Coach and mentor junior technical and functional team members.

 

10. Manage to business expectations.





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Requirements

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:

Bachelors degree with a major in Business Administration, Computer Sciences, MIS, or a closely related

field.  In lieu of degree, four (4) years of relevant work experience will be accepted in addition to the experience requirement.


MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Four (4) years of related product or service experience is required.

(If no degree, a total of eight (8) years of experience required.)


MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:

None.


ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Active Salesforce certification is required.

Masters degree preferred.

CRM experience with Salesforce is preferred.

Expert level understanding of the Salesforce product suite, including Marketing and Health Cloud (or

Sales Cloud).

Strong knowledge and experience of Salesforce development and configuration. Specific preferred

qualifications:

o Understanding of systems architecture and ability to design scalable performance-driven

solutions.

o Understanding of key design patterns and large data volume limitations and best practices.

o Understanding of data sharing and visibility considerations and how these play into platform

architecture.

o Familiarity with platform authentication patterns (SAML, SSO, OAuth).

o Knowledge of data integration tools and experience integrating Salesforce with different

business systems (ETL, CPQ, marketing automation, reporting, etc.).

o Strong understanding of environment management, release management, code versioning

best practices, and deployment methodologies.

o Experience with platform security capabilities.

Expert level experience defining the system architecture landscape, identifying gaps between current

and desired end-states, and delivering a comprehensive solution that will enable achievement of the

desired business outcomes.

Extensive Apex VF Controllers and Apex Triggers development experience is desired.

Extensive VisualForce, Javascript, HTML design, Lightning and development experience; JQuery,

AngularJS development experience a plus.

Strong background in design/development of large web-based or client server systems, or complete

software product lifecycle exposure.

Strong knowledge of object-oriented analysis and design and database design.


 


Diversity & Inclusion

At Piedmont Healthcare we embrace diverse ideas, perspectives, and skills to create a collaborative workplace where the best talent wants to succeed. We celebrate differences and recognize that they allow us to care for our community.


Excellence at Work

Piedmont is a certified Great Place to Work™-- a national designation based on employee feedback about trust, workplace culture and experience. In 2019, Forbes named Piedmont one of Georgia’s 10 best employers and the highest-ranked healthcare provider.



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