What makes Cognizant a unique place to work? The combination of rapid growth and an international and innovative environment! This is creating a lot of opportunities for people like YOU people with an entrepreneurial spirit who want to make a difference in this world.
At Cognizant, together with your colleagues from all around the world, you will collaborate on creating solutions for the world’s leading companies and help them become more flexible, more innovative and successful. And this is your chance to be part of the success story: we are looking for a Salesforce Architect to join our growing organization.
About our Salesforce Practice
A career within Salesforce Consulting & Delivery services, provides you with the opportunity to help our clients leverage Salesforce technology to enhance their customer experiences, enable business change, and drive results.
Cognizant focuses on understanding our client’s challenges and developing business solutions powered by Salesforce Customer Success Platform to transform their business capabilities by exploring data and identifying trends and managing customer life cycles.
About the role:
You provide technical consultation on various aspects of the product and solutions based on the customers business requirements.
Your create, manage and present an actionable BRD/FSD (Blueprint) that aligns a customers technical business needs to that of the Salesforce Solutions
You will be responsible for designing/architecting the solution and development part with the help of development for large-scale customers;
You will validate solution components and provide solution walkthrough with customer; Identify technical issues / risks and present alternatives to alleviate or resolve
You will guide and support the team across multiple client engagements by providing technical thought leadership and guide team on best practices for design & development.
You hire and retain great talents in the SFDC practice through innovation and maintaining high energy and fueling intrinsic motivation.
You drive innovation within the practice/team by creating/identifying re-usable components, tools, accelerators & as well work on increasing adoptions of these accelerators during delivery
Our ideal candidate
has proved capability in architecting solutions independently and design software on the force.com platform with hands-on participation in building the solution for large implementation.
Has strong technical foundation including; Advanced structured programming – APEX, Force.com, .Net, Java, etc., understanding of RDMS concepts and structures, knowledge of SQL, structured system analysis and design methods, etc.
must possess Developer, Administrator, Sales, Service Cloud certifications.
Has deep and extensive knowledge, experience of force.com technical platform including apex, triggers, batch Apex, Visualforce etc. Knowledge of advanced visualforce components, Chatter API, including integration
Has strong experience in Agile methodology & experience in designing workflow rules to enforce business processes
Has demonstrated competence working cross-culturally is required.
10+ years industry/CRM experience with 3+ years as enterprise/platform architect
5+ years of consulting experience preferred; including consulting/professional services industry
Proven and rich experience leading large Salesforce programs end to end
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Willingness to travel across the country as need be
Flexible and people oriented work approach
Bachelors or Masters degree in a related field preferred.
What you can expect
Become part of a ‘flag ship success story – We go through enormous growth!
Based in the Benelux we have offices in Amsterdam, Eindhoven and Brussels within an European and Global network
Organization driven by technology We have a tremendous technology backbone
Open, can do team spirit
Environment where you can make your own ideas reality
Drive your own career
Employee Status : Full Time Employee
Shift : Day Job
Travel : Yes, 100 % of the Time
Job Posting : Aug 15 2019
Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world’s leading professional services companies, transforming clients’ business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 193 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at www.cognizant.com or follow us @Cognizant.