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IBM Salesforce Solution Architect in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia


At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities

The Salesforce Solution Architect will be primarily responsible for the solution architecture for the designated applications as they are migrated from legacy platforms into Salesforce. You will oversee the process and architecture redesign to align to common platform best practices with shared data and features. You'll also aligning application functionality to Salesforce native and configurable architecture and features.

This position is located in Washington, DC or Rocket Center, WV.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Moderate Risk Background Investigation (MBI) clearance.

  • 3+ years of Salesforce application development experience.

  • Previous client facing, professional services, or consulting experience.

  • Experience managing a development team of 2-5+ resources on consulting projects.

  • Detail-oriented and able to handle conflict resolution and client education.

  • Must be able to produce detailed documentation.

  • Ability to lead clients to gather business requirements and translate to solution.

  • Salesforce experience working in Service Cloud, Lightning, Communities, Process Builder, Workflows, Templates, Einstein, Analytics Cloud, Lightning Components, and other Salesforce functionality.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Active Moderate Risk Background Investivation (MBI) clearance.

  • Deep and wide knowledge, experience, and expertise on the Salesforce platform.

  • Experience with object modeling in Salesforce and understanding of fundamental database concepts (including SQL).

  • Experience designing enterprise level solutions for clients.

About Business Unit

IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBM

What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

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About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.