Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Salesforce Technical Architect for OIT-Enterprise Application Services. This position is under the direction of a Project Manager/Associate Director for Enterprise Application Services (EAS) and provides technical architecture solutions as well as analytical and programming support for Enrollment Management office and other University administrative and academic offices. This position serves as primary technical architect for the enterprise Salesforce.com environment
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Determines and executes the best way to design, develop and deploy the technical solutions leveraging Salesforce products, tooling, and cloud framework throughout the enterprise.
Works with stakeholders across the businesses and technology functions to establish a long-term sustainable architecture
Assists in training of new users, and grow the Salesforce.com skill set across the organization.
Works with members of the user community to define and document development requirements.
Coordinates the evaluation, scope and completion of new development requests.
Manages necessary system upgrades in all Salesforce environments as well as testing all impacted areas and workflows.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, related technology field, or Business major. Or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
A minimum of five years experience or equivalent designing solutions on Salesforce platform.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Strong understanding of the platform, with the ability to build custom apps and objects, formula fields, workflows, custom views, and other contents.
Broad knowledge in Salesforce Marketing Cloud, Sales Cloud, Communities and Service Cloud.
Ability to assess the impact of new requirements on Salesforce.com and all upstream and downstream applications, systems and processes.
Experience with Salesforce APIs, APEX, triggers, batch Apex, Lightning application and component design.
Experience with SOAP, REST, Webservices, XML, JMS, and SOA/Integration technologies.
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines, handle and prioritize simultaneous requests, and manage laterally and upwards.
Advance degree in Computer Science or related degree is a plus.
Proven ability to design and implement new processes and facilitate user adoption
Strong data management abilities
A documented history of successfully driving projects to completion
A demonstrated ability to understand and articulate complex requirements
Posting Number: 20ST0334
Location: Off Campus
Internal Number: 110753
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.