IBM Salesforce Solution Architect, London in LONDON, United Kingdom

Job Description

We are Bluewolf, an IBM company. We help organizations come up with simple solutions to their customer experience problems through customization across the entire Salesforce platform. We promote a company culture that thrives on collaboration, encourages creativity and empowers our employees to drive change. We’re experiencing tremendous growth and are looking to add a sharp Solution Architect to our award-winning team. In this Solution Architect role, you will make an immediate impact by performing the following functions:

Participating in pre-sales engagements with clients to ascertain business requirements and recommend best practice solutions based on client needs

Lead technical requirements and design gathering sessions and writing technical requirements and design documents

Design, manage and execute complex SFDC APEX, Visual Force development and testing

Directs work of project team members by assigning duties, setting deadlines, monitoring progress and performing applicable follow-up

Owning the overall design of the technical application by mapping business requirements to system/technical requirements

Analyzes/identifies areas of risk and develops plans to minimize

Working collaboratively with the Technical Lead and development team in writing articulate technical specs

Engages in practice development initiatives and frequently runs knowledge storms

Solution Architects must possess the following skills/education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related technical field

Significant experience in a consulting capacity, conducting project implementations as part of a successful team

Prior experience with Salesforce and Force.com API’s

Willingness to travel nationally and internationally (up to 75%)

Salesforce certification, as required by role, upon hire

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Significant experience in a consulting capacity, conducting project implementations as part of a successful team

Prior experience with Salesforce and Force.com API’s

Willingness to travel nationally and internationally (up to75%)

At least 2 Salesforce certifications

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related technical field

EO Statement

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.