Salesforce Technical Architect

| Chicago
Aleysian is a rapidly growing startup in the Salesforce consulting space. We are looking for a motivated Salesforce Technical Architect to design and manage the delivery of technical project work on the Salesforce platform. We are looking for someone that can not only drive the technical design, but also can oversee junior development resources and ensure that the solution is technically sound. 
We are experts in helping our clients adopt and implement Salesforce as the heartbeat of their business processes, allowing employees to maximize their production and effectiveness. Most of our engagements are performed remotely from our offices in Chicago’s loop.
The Technical Architect is responsible for guiding technical solutions on the Salesforce platform. The technologies that we would expect for our Architects to be comfortable with include--but are not necessarily limited to: Salesforce.com products and APIs, Apex/Visualforce, Lightning, Amazon Web Services, Heroku, and integration/ETL technologies. Our Technical Architects must maintain an ongoing comprehensive understanding of the cloud-computing ecosystem, and always be willing to learn new technologies when required.

Job Responsibilities

  • Designing transformational technical solutions and working directly with customers to meet their business requirements in accordance with industry best practices
  • Working closely with our functional project team and directly with clients to architect technology solutions to meet client needs
  • Serve as a Trusted Advisor, drive conversations with our customer’s IT Resources
  • Provide guidance on application and integration development best practices, functional and technical solution architecture & design, environment management, testing, and Salesforce Platform education
  • Create application and technical design documents which leverage Salesforce best practices and effectively integrate Salesforce into the customer’s infrastructure
  • Enforcing sound development practices and ensure the quality delivery of enterprise solutions
  • Mentor junior technical resources, and contribute to their career development
  • Work collaboratively and having very strong communications skills, especially as it pertains to teaching complex concepts

Requirements

  • Must have a Bachelor's degree
  • Must have work authorization in the US
  • 7+ years experience in developing technology solutions
  • 5+ years experience in managing external client projects in positions of increasing responsibility in the delivery of business consulting and systems development
  • Experience overseeing development resources
  • Relevant salesforce certifications (Platform App Builder, Salesforce Platform Developer I, Salesforce Platform Developer II)
  • Expert knowledge of Salesforce Development and Declarative technology stack or equivalent (Apex, SOQL, SOSL, Process Builder, Lightning, Visual Force)
  • Experience working with API management systems and security practices
  • Experience with Mulesoft or other middleware solutions (Boomi, Jitterbit, Informatica, etc)Experience working with integrated development environments, source code management systems and workflow management systems
  • Experience with web development languages (JavaScript, AngularJS, React, HTML, JQuery, etc.) and software design patterns
  • Comfort working in a small company atmosphere at a fast pace
  • Ability to work independently and be a self-starter
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Able to effectively present and defend point of view to a variety of audiences
  • Travel is expected and required as needed based on client preference. Typically 25-50%.

Why You Shouldn't Miss This Opportunity

  • Competitive salary
  • Healthcare benefits
  • 401k (Retirement Plan)
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Flexible schedule
  • Ability to work remotely (but preferred be based in greater Chicago area)

Additional Compensation

  • Bonuses
  • Other forms

Our Culture

  • Innovative – fast paced and risk-taking
  • Driven – We are a company on the move, and we want people that want to grow with us
  • Fun – Consulting is challenging, and so we value a loose and enjoyable culture
  • Outcome-oriented – results-focused with strong performance culture
  • Team-oriented – cooperative and collaborative

If you are a highly motivated self-starter looking for a fast-paced & fun environment in which to advance your career we strongly encourage you to apply.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Sales & Marketing
    • ApexLanguages
    • Lightning Web ComponentsLanguages
    • VisualforceLanguages
    • DataweaveLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • SalesforceCRM
    • MulesoftCRM

Location

Convenient location in Ogilvie tower on the Loop/West Loop border. Easy commute from city or burbs. Amazing office amenities and restaurant options.

An Insider's view of Aleysian

How do you make yourself accessible to the rest of the team?

We work as small teams of expert consultants to deliver innovative solutions to our customers. This includes our founders who work side-by-side "in the trenches" on engagements with all team members. Outside of project work we have regular weekly 1:1s with all people and an open door policy.

Mike

Managing Partner

What are Aleysian Perks + Benefits

Aleysian Benefits Overview

We offer a competitive benefits package with both tangible benefits (unlimited PTO, health, gym, remote work, 401k, etc) as well as intangible benefits (early employee in a growing startup with lots of growth opportunities).

Culture
Volunteer in local community
We encourage all our people to utilize paid time to give back by volunteering with 501c3 nonprofits of their choice.
Open door policy
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Performance Bonus
Everyone is incentivized to hit performance goals whether it is for Utilization %, MBOs, certification bonuses, recruiting bonuses, sales/referral bonuses, and many other types of incentives.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Acme Co. provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes Flexible start and end times.
Remote Work Program
Our remote work program allows you to work remotely on occasion as needed.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Volunteer Time
Our employees receive 40 hours per year of paid volunteer time.
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Acme Co. hosts company outings Quarterly.
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted Once per week.
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
We help you advance your career with assistance to become Salesforce & Mulesoft certified
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
All employees have weekly 1:1s with their career coaches and/or the company leadership team. Employees work directly with the founders regularly.
Customized development tracks
Paid industry certifications

Additional Perks + Benefits

As a growing company we are constantly listening to feedback from our people and incorporating new benefits that align. Join our team and start influencing our benefits roadmap.

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