Consulting | Salesforce Technical Architect

Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates | Consulting | Posted on 26-Jan-2024

Position Summary

Location
Doha, Dubai, Riyadh

Consulting | Customer & Marketing | Salesforce Technical Architect


When you work for us, you commit to a career at one of the largest and most prestigious professional services firms in the world. Looking for a rewarding career? Take a closer look at Deloitte & Touche ME. You'll understand that Deloitte is certified as a Great Place to Work® (GPTW) and on the list of the Top 20 Best Workplaces™ in the UAE. It has also received numerous awards in the last few years which include Best Employer in the Middle East, best consulting firm, and the Middle East Training & Development Excellence Award by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

Our experienced technology professionals offer deep technical experience in their area of focus and are committed to delivering efficient, technology-based solutions to our clients. Our professionals are also aligned to industry sectors. By combining our technical capabilities with our industry experiences, we create unmatched market offerings to solve our clients' business issues. Additionally, we have long-term partnerships with many of the world's leading technology companies, allowing us to understand solution alternatives and recommend and support the most appropriate solution for our clients. By leveraging these elements, we are able to help our clients convert leading edge ideas into tangible results.


Our Purpose

Deloitte makes an impact that matters. Every day we challenge ourselves to do what matters most—for clients, for our people, and for society. We serve clients distinctively, bringing innovative insights, solving complex challenges, and unlocking sustainable growth. We inspire our talented professionals to deliver outstanding value to clients, providing an exceptional career experience and an inclusive and collaborative culture. We contribute to society, building confidence and trust in the markets, upholding the integrity of organizations, and supporting our communities.

Our shared values guide the way we behave to make a positive, enduring impact:

  • Integrity
  • Outstanding value to markets and clients
  • Commitment to each other
  • Strength from cultural diversity

We are looking for a Technical Architect that will be able to to understand requirements, analyse complex business processes, and translate them into scalable and efficient technical solutions on the Salesforce platform.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the architecture and design of Salesforce solutions, ensuring alignment with business goals, industry best practices, and Salesforce platform capabilities.
  • Gather and analyse business requirements, translating them into functional and technical specifications.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to define project scope, objectives, and deliverables.
  • Develop comprehensive technical designs, including data models, integration strategies, and custom development solutions.
  • Provide expert guidance and mentorship to development teams throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Perform code reviews to ensure adherence to coding standards, best practices, and optimization techniques.
  • Oversee the implementation and configuration of Salesforce platform components, including custom objects, workflows, triggers, and validation rules.
  • Identify areas for process improvement and recommend solutions to enhance system performance and user experience.
  • Stay up to date with the latest Salesforce features and releases, leveraging new functionalities to drive innovation and efficiency.
  • Act as a subject matter expert and provide technical guidance to stakeholders, project managers, and development teams.
  • The candidate must be inquisitive about the enhancements, changes as part of Salesforce releases, industry changes and motivate team to align with latest trends in the industry and technology

Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field (or equivalent work experience).
  • 8+ years of experience in delivering Salesforce solutions.
  • Proven experience as a Salesforce Technical Architect, with a strong track record of successfully delivering complex Salesforce solutions.
  • Salesforce certifications such as Salesforce Certified Technical Architect (CTA), Salesforce Certified System Architect, or Salesforce Certified Application Architect.
  • In-depth knowledge of Salesforce platform features, capabilities, and limitations.
  • Proficiency in Apex, Visualforce, Lightning Web Components (LWC), and other Salesforce development tools.
  • Strong understanding of integration patterns and experience with integration technologies (REST, SOAP, JSON, XML, etc.).
  • Experience in DevOps processes and tools like JIRA, BitBucket, Bamboo, etc.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills, with the ability to quickly comprehend complex business processes and propose effective solutions.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with diverse stakeholders.
  • Proven ability to lead and mentor development teams, providing technical guidance and support.
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies and experience working in Agile teams.
  • Experience with data migration and data management strategies in Salesforce.
  • Expert understanding of Design Patterns and Architectural Styles
  • Integration experience with on-premises systems leveraging platforms such as Mulesoft, Dell Boomi or Informatica
  • Knowledge of Salesforce best practices.

Location:

KSA/Qatar/Jordan/UAE

Benefits:

At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you.

Our people and culture:

Our diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture empowers our people to be who they are, contribute their unique perspectives, and make a difference individually and collectively. It enables us to leverage different ideas and perspectives and bring more creativity and innovation to help solve our client most complex challenges. This makes Deloitte one of the most rewarding places to work. Learn more about our inclusive culture.

Professional Development:

From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there’s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to build new skills, take on leadership opportunities and connect and grow through mentorship. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.