Salesforce Solution Architect Job

Job Overview

Calgary, Alberta
Job Type
Full Time
Salary / Compensation
Details Not Provided
Date Posted
1 year ago

Additional Details

Good Exp. Required (5 - 9 Years)

Job Description

RSM’s purpose is to deliver the power of being understood to our clients, colleagues and communities through world-class audit, tax and consulting services focused on middle market businesses. The clients we serve are the engine of global commerce and economic growth, and we are focused on developing leading professionals and services to meet their evolving needs in today’s ever-changing business environment.

As a member of RSM’s consulting team, you’ll work directly with key decision makers and company owners to gain a better understanding of the challenges they face. This experience also allows you to see firsthand the positive impact your efforts can have on our clients’ success.

We are bringing our Salesforce Consulting presence to Canada, and we are looking for a Salesforce Solution Architect who is self-driven with a passion for helping organizations solve complex business and technology problems! You will build and deliver intelligent and robust solutions, lead technical requirements sessions, act as a liaison between clients and the project team, lead discovery sessions, and design and document solutions. This role can be based in Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary or Ontario.


  • Translate business requirements into well-architected solutions that best leverage the Salesforce platform and product
  • Lead technical design sessions which includes creating, estimating, and solutioning user stories and developing technical solution documentation aligned with the business objectives
  • Deliver as an individual contributor, but also hold the ability to lead a team of consultants, developers and/or solution architects
  • Demonstrate Salesforce thought leadership and educate clients on Salesforce platform best practices and ensure adherence across the implementation team
  • Provide Salesforce expertise during sales efforts to estimate the technical level of effort
  • Learn and evangelize new product and technical capabilities from Salesforce during new product releases and acquisitions
  • Coach and mentor junior resources
  • Own responsibility for ongoing configuration and development of resources on Salesforce projects

Basic Qualifications

  • A passion for Salesforce
  • 5+ years’ hands-on experience in the Salesforce platform including 2+ years as a Salesforce Solution Architect
  • Experience across multiple clouds
  • Leadership experience and/or capabilities
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Adept at managing client expectations, leading implementation teams, and maintaining scope according to defined requirements
  • Experience in leading customer facing requirements gathering sessions leading to estimated and solution user stories
  • Expert level experience defining the system architecture landscape, identifying gaps between current and desired end-states, and delivering a comprehensive solution that will enable achievement of the desired business outcomes
  • Proficient understanding of the Salesforce product suite, including Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Community Cloud, and App Cloud
  • Ability to travel up to 15%
  • Administrator, Platform App Builder, Sales Cloud Consultant and Service Cloud Consultant Salesforce certifications

Preferred Qualifications

  • Salesforce certifications such as Data Architecture and Management Designer, Sharing and
  • Visibility Designer, Development Lifecycle and Deployment Designer, System Architect, Community Cloud, Platform Developer I
  • Functional understanding of deployment tools such as Gearset or Copado/Clickdeploy
  • Experience with Pardot, Community Cloud, and/or Einstein


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