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Senior Solutions Architect

Experian is an Equal Opportunity Employer Including Disability/Veterans Job Number: 189855 Nottingham, United Kingdom


We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Salesforce Solutions Architect to join our Model Office Customer Servicing Transformation Team. We are looking for a high-calibre individual who can create, propose and mature Salesforce architecture within our business. This is a varied, challenging role architecting Salesforce applications and working closely with cross-discipline teams and providing technical governance to the development team ensuring best Salesforce practices & coding standards. Managing our BAU Optimisation team to deliver against all work streams in the programme. Working with the Head of Transformation to design and delivery our Customer Servicing transformation roadmap.
The responsibilities of the role will include and not be limited to:
· Leading the Architecture and Design of Salesforce solutions· Designing solutions of the technical Salesforce application and recommends best practice solutions based on business needs· Providing leadership and guidance to technical and functional team members, including setting best practice guidelines and frameworks· Own the design and architectural outputs from initiation to stakeholder sign off· Act as an escalation point for technical and design challenges· Review delivered products and new enhancements to ensure best practice is applied· Using your knowledge of the ecosystem to recommend solutions best suited to Salesforce· Provide input and steer to project and delivery plans· Support the Model Office to create an Architectural vision for new projects· Maps business requirements to system/technical requirements· Understands the technical depth of the project and validates the correct resources for the project· Management of the on-shore/off shore development team· Engages in practice development initiatives and frequently runs knowledge storms· Create a global Salesforce Guild to share best practices and discuss future Salesforce technologies· Fulfilling the requirements of the project to an exceptional standard· Creating a solution prototype· Solution development control

Knowledge, Experience & Qualifications

To succeed in this role you will:
· Have experience of Salesforce Technology & Solution Architecture. · Be experienced working with API's and integrations· Be comfortable leading the implementation of an Architecture with internal teams and partners, plus senior stakeholders within the business· Have significant knowledge of key Salesforce products from an Architecture perspective· Have detailed understanding of Salesforce governor limits, and how to work within them when designing an Architectural framework· Architectural governance processes and practices, including owning artefacts such as decision and assumption logs· Have knowledge of security and compliance regulations in relation to Cloud Data hosting· Have detailed knowledge of designing declarative solutions within the platform including data sharing, user management, Lightning components, Flow and Process Builder would be beneficial· Have experience designing cloud focused solutions· Be up to date in releases and functionality as well as being up to date in the latest technology thinking.· Has familiarity and first-hand experience with third party solutions that support vertical objectives.Influence and negotiate