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Manager, Salesforce Technical Architect

**Business Title:** Manager, Salesforce Technical Architect

**Requisition Number:** 56349 - 31

**Function:** Advisory

**Area of Interest:**

**State:** IL

**City:** Chicago

**Description:**

Historically, the travel requirement for this position has ranged from 80-100%. The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities, and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts. For now, all KPMG business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only. At some point in the future and with the safety of people as the critical factor, the travel requirement will likely increase, possibly to previous levels, but KPMG is committed to balancing client requirements with new delivery capabilities.

The KPMG Advisory practice is currently our fastest growing practice. We are seeing tremendous client demand, and looking forward we don't anticipate that slowing down. In this ever-changing market environment, our professionals must be adaptable and thrive in a collaborative, team-driven culture. At KPMG, our people are our number one priority. With a wealth of learning and career development opportunities, a world-class training facility and leading market tools, we make sure our people continue to grow both professionally and personally. If you're looking for a firm with a strong team connection where you can be your whole self, have an impact, advance your skills, deepen your experiences, and have the flexibility and access to constantly find new areas of inspiration and expand your capabilities, then consider a career in Advisory.

KPMG is currently seeking a Manager in Customer & Operations for our Consulting practice.

Responsibilities:

+ Oversee and execute fit analysis, requirements gathering, design, development, prototyping, testing, documentation and deployment of solutions leveraging Salesforce platform capabilities and features

+ Define technical architecture that may include integration and authentication across multiple systems and the development of Application Programming Interfaces (APIs)

+ Manage the development and delivery of solutions, including teams, tools & environments

+ Adhere to platform best practices for implementing Salesforce solutions in compliance with security standards, including standard and custom platform development with Lightning Components, Apex, Visualforce and code quality techniques

+ Understand and apply Agile methodology to promote continuous iteration of development and testing throughout lifecycle of the project

+ Develop and mentor next generation of Salesforce practitioners

Qualifications:

+ Minimum five years of Salesforce platform / design / development consulting experience (including Big Four equivalent experience)

+ Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university; Computer Science or MIS from an accredited college/university is preferred

+ Hands-on experience working with system integrations using the API form within the Salesforce platform in addition to integrations with other systems using middleware such as Mulesoft, SOAP, REST, Web Services, Direct API Calls, and SOA/Integration technologies

+ Experience with the Force.com development platform: Apex Code (Triggers, Controllers and Batch classes), Visualforce pages, Web Service APIs and the Lightning Platform (Aura /LWC framework), triggers, SOQL, SOSL, DevOps Stack (SFDX, Git, Jenkins), and several code deployment tools

+ Firm understanding of Object-Oriented Programming methodologies, Services Oriented Design Principles (SOA), design patterns and development best practices, data architecture, data management, and platform authentication patterns (SAML, SSO, OAuth)

+ Must have Salesforce Platform Developer I Certification and one or more Cloud Consultant Certifications (Sales, Service, Community and Marketing), additional certification for SFDC Application and/or System Architect is preferred

+ Ability to travel up to eighty percent

+ Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

**GL:** 4

**GF:** 15292

Manager, Salesforce Technical Architect

Full time
Chicago, IL

Published on 03/02/2021

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