Kforce Salesforce Technical Architect in Chicago, Illinois

Kforce has a client that is looking for a Salesforce Technical Architect in Chicago, IL.Overview:The purpose of this position is to collaborate with the Salesforce administrators and business stakeholders understand common and unique system requirements from each business unit and coordinate system configurations that deliver best practices, and maintain a high level of quality within the SFDC environment. The Salesforce Technical Architect will know and understand current and future Salesforce technology, and define how that technology will contribute to the success of the overall company needs and the specific needs to the SBU's. The Salesforce Technical Architect will understand requirements and resolve gaps by customizing the platform together with the Salesforces support resources. Additionally, the Salesforce Technical Architect will work with other teams - on both the business and IT sides - to determine strategic system capabilities and alignment with overall data and technical architecture and governance.Duties:

  • Provide technical architecture strategy and guidance for ongoing Salesforce activities and assist with promoting governance and adoption strategy

  • Manage technical issues and serve as the technical authority for team members throughout issue resolution

  • Obtain and maintain a working knowledge across all applications, customers, and business units customers/user across multiple functional areas

  • Provide business guidance on capabilities of the Salesforce platform to help shape business visions and strategies for developing and\or improving processes and efficiencies

  • Prepares initial solution assessment, solution specification document, scope, and estimates

  • Mentors other business units' Salesforce administrators and developers during solution interactions

  • Champions Salesforce best practice throughout the organization

  • Assist with design and build of advanced reports and dashboards in Salesforce

  • The ideal candidate will have similar skills and abilities to perform the duties listed above

  • Any relevant education and/or training will be considered a plus

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours