Careers @ 7Summits

Salesforce Technical Architect (Virtual or Milwaukee HQ, Central Regions)

Full Time / Milwaukee, WI

Company Overview

7Summits is the leader in community-driven digital transformation solutions that empower customers, enable partners, and unleash employees. Our proven approach combines strategic consulting, user-centered experience design, and deep technical expertise to improve clients’ business processes through collaboration and automation.

Our Salesforce Lightning Accreditation recognizes our suite of solution accelerators, including Community Lightning Bolts and Lightning Components. These proprietary tools help clients implement high-quality solutions faster.

7Summits is a Salesforce Gold-level Consulting Partner, a two-time recipient of Salesforce Venture funding, and is recognized by industry analysts and observers as a standout digital solutions provider.

Position Overview

The Technical Architect (TA) role is a critical part of the 7Summits delivery model, working closely with the 7Summits cross-functional team and client stakeholders to navigate the Salesforce technical landscape and ultimately design, implement and launch a working technical solution that meets or exceeds client expectations and ultimately drives business value.

Successful individuals will be able to effectively operate in a fast-paced environment, utilizing their excellent time management, communication and critical thinking skills in combination with their deep Salesforce platform and technical expertise to drive the success of their projects from beginning to end.

Responsibilities

Key responsibilities this role is expected to effectively demonstrate are:

  • Own definition of the end-to-end solution architecture to accommodate defined business requirements. This includes a delivery framework that ensures quality and success.
  • Communicate technical solutions and design tradeoffs effectively to business stakeholders.
  • Work with project managers and/or clients to scope work and produce estimates to help define deliverables and timelines.
  • Interact directly with customers to review requirements, manage project delivery and obtain deliverable feedback.
  • Design and implement data structure, flows, Apex classes, Visualforce pages and Lightning components to support application build as needed.
  • Manage local and offshore development teams to ensure successful delivery of technical aspects of complex engagements.
  • Mentor and lead less experienced technical team members to enable their growth and success.

Skills and Requirements

  • Basic skills and requirements needed to perform in this role are:
  • 5+ years technical experience within the Salesforce eco-system.
  • Salesforce Advanced Developer / Platform Developer II Certification or equivalent knowledge.
  • Experience leading development teams through delivery.
  • Experience working on an Agile-based cross-functional project team.
  • Experience with Force.com declarative configuration and Apex/Visualforce/API development.
  • Experience with unit, integration and end-to-end system testing and performance tuning.
  • Familiarity with user interface development principles and experience with JavaScript, SQL, HTML and CSS.
  • Experience delivering Portals/Communities on the Community Cloud platform, a plus.
  • Experience with Sales Cloud, Service Cloud. Marketing Cloud and Lightning Components, a plus.
  • Experience working with CMS, ERP, CPQ, Portals, SSO, and/or eCommerce enterprise applications, a plus.
  • Travel requirements are in the range of 25-50%.
  • This position is not eligible for Visa sponsorship.

Competencies

7Summits is for self-starters who love what they do! We are passionate about unleashing people’s potential to create, compete and innovate in entirely new ways. That’s why you’ll find us relentlessly exploring, innovating, and building the best solutions for our customers.

7Summits is for communicators who are comfortable in a world where personal and professional collide. Our employees build relationships regardless of where they are located around the globe.

7Summits is for consultants who are focused on driving business value for our customers. Our employees provide expertise and deep insights that lead to business transformation.

7Summits is for creative thinkers who acknowledge that no two business problems are the same. Our employees keep an open mind and look beyond the obvious to uncover bespoke solutions.

7Summits is for collaborators who understand that everyone succeeds together. Our employees accept personal accountability for their own outcomes and help others meet their goals.

7Summits is for trailblazers who are curious and perform well amidst ambiguity. Our employees experiment, acquire new skills, and are open to making – and learning from – mistakes.


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