Technical Architect - Salesforce

Job Location: Eden Prairie, MNAbout the position and responsibilities:Job Description:• Present a deep understanding of Salesforce products, releases and roadmap in discussions with customer key stakeholders & decision makers. • Design functional, systematic and integration detailed architectures. • Assess Source Data Systems and analyze data elements that needs to be Integrated • Create Data Migration Strategy • Actively participate in implementation planning meetings • Provide high level as well as low level estimates, high level solutions and help with RFPs• Drive & demonstrate Prototypes to stakeholders • Conduct walkthroughs & get sign-offs on architecture, design and deliverables • Drive standardization of design across customer's businesses. • Work & guide offshore development & support teams on technical matters & troubleshooting • Facilitate & lead techno-functional discussion with Salesforce.com professional services • Drive improvements in development process, templates, frameworks & accelerators • 10-12 years of total IT experience • 5+ years’ experience in Salesforce Architecture / design• Should have extensive experience configuring and implementing Salesforce.com application. • Should have excellent customer facing skills acquired through an onsite solution architecting role • Should have deep technical knowledge of SFDC, and SOA integration • Leadership, communication, interpersonal skills coupled with strong market driven orientation