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Salesforce Solutions Architect - Fully Remote

Company: Diverzify
Location: Chicago
Posted on: November 27, 2022

Job Description:

A few things about us--- We're the industry's largest and most well-respected commercial flooring installation service company. In the leaderless $26 billion commercial flooring industry, our innovative vision allows us to do business differently and create new standards by bringing industry-leading expertise from our family of brands across the US. Our team is now nearly 2000 strong. We're bootstrapped, profitable, and have grown faster than we ever expected and now include a variety of market brands that have respectively achieved the distinction for service quality that we set as our standard. Our brand partners include RD Weis Companies, Beckers, Certified Flooring, Collaborative Turnkey Solutions (CTS), High-Performance Flooring, and Professional Athletic Sports Surfaces (PASS), Lane's Floor Coverings and Interiors, and ProFloors of Florida brands. We're unlike others in the industry; we think and do things differently and lead with relentless curiosity, imagination, and innovation and are frequently told by our customers that we're a breath of fresh air. We work with some of the fastest-growing, most promising, and well-respected companies in the U.S., which is quite fulfilling. We've worked unbelievably hard to serve our clients and it's paid off. What's it like to work here--- Our appealing work environment includes highly competent co-workers, competitive pay, engaging work, business casual dress, flexible schedule, full health, vision, and dental benefits, and 401k with employer match. We work very hard and have a lot of fun. We thrive on doing things better, more efficiently, and smarter. We have high expectations of our people because we all live and die by our values and trust our teams to get their work done and maintain a proper work-life balance. Requirements:
So now that you know about us, here's the job--- At Diverzify, we believe our team members are at the heart of our organization. The Salesforce Solutions Architect is a brand-new role for Diverzify. We have grown so much that we need to find a star that will own the integrity and strength of the solutions recommended for the enterprise. You'll serve as a trusted advisor to our team, and an effective mentor for other Salesforce professionals working alongside you. You have a deep understanding of the Salesforce platform but just as importantly, top-notch people skills to get your ideas and solutions across to internal stakeholders and gain integrity to get your visions built into successful solutions You will be responsible for developing and recommending the best solution for a given set of requirements and documenting the trade-offs involved in choosing one solution pattern over others. The chosen solution will hold up over time, scale as the number of users increases, and not acquire significant technical debt or require manual processes to keep current. Here's what we are looking for---

  • Designs the Salesforce org technical strategy and data model and provides guidance on user story writing styles and ensures acceptance criteria are defined for each story.
  • Conduct research into brand partner use of Salesforce, producing a report of findings with recommended steps and a roadmap for Salesforce solutions
  • Leads the technical solution development including identity/access, data/process integrations, and privacy/security
  • Leads the facilitation of solutions across the organization, collaborating with sales, operations, finance, and technology teams to prioritize and create prototypes and proofs of concept as means of eliciting and defining requirements that deliver solutions that align with the company's mission and strategic goals
  • Collaborates with the business delivery team and product stakeholders to manage the product backlog according to business value and level of work effort (return on investment).
  • Supervise the configuration, quality assurance, testing, and deployment of Salesforce
  • Defines, grooms, and prioritizes user stories within a product backlog.
  • Aggregates and interprets customer and operational feedback to reshape the vision and reevaluate priorities to meet customer requirements.
  • Act as a release manager, approving configuration and coded items to be deployed between environments. Where appropriate, deploying changes and assisting with making decisions based on prioritized backlogs.
  • Participates in sprint retrospectives to continuously improve the business delivery team's effectiveness
  • Collaborates with other technical leaders on enterprise dependencies and/or priorities.
  • Performs an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of sprint goals.
  • Continually drives product development toward a meaningful balance between user needs, business objectives, resource utilization, and technical feasibility.
  • Perform other functions as assigned. and you would have the following---
    • Bachelor's Degree, in Computer Science or equivalent (minimum 8 years) work experience.
    • You have strong experience with consulting, and experience in system implementations, merger integrations, business transformation, and change management
    • At least 4+ years of experience leading Salesforce platform solution architecture design working with multiple full lifecycle implementations overseeing technical direction including (business architecture, process architecture, integration architecture, user experience, process improvement implementation including Apex, Lightning, and LWC) and working in a high paced SaaS environment
    • At least 3 years of dynamic experience in project management, business analysis, and technology implementation in full life-cycle CRM engagements.
    • At least 3 years of Salesforce development experience, including the entire SDLC (planning, analysis, design, build, test, and maintenance bonus points if---
      • You have certifications in Salesforce and other cloud platforms:
      • Salesforce Designer certification or
      • Salesforce Architecture certification or
      • Project Management Professional (PMP) and demonstrate the following competencies---
        • Managing Projects & Programs
        • Organizational & Political Savvy
        • Planning & Organizing
        • Providing Consultation
        • Strategic Vision
        • Influencing Others
        • Facilitating Groups
        • Creative & Innovative Thinking Is this you? If so, then we invite you to join us and apply. See firsthand what it's like to grow and advance in a truly collaborative environment where everyone is supported, empowered, and inspired to be their best and unlock their full potential. One last thing, if you heard about this position from one of our Diverzify team members, make sure you tell us and enter their contact information and we will do all the leg work. #DIV22 PI195418444

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