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Arden Hills MN Full Time Posted: Wednesday, 15 February 2017
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Looking to make a difference and collaborate in a Center of Excellence (CoE) focused on Salesforce Customer Relationship Management? Boston Scientific is seeking an experienced Salesforce Architect to spearhead new Sales, Service, Marketing, and e-Commerce projects. The Technical Architect will be responsible for developing the process and technical governance for the CoE.

This individual will be part of the Global Information Technology (IT) Department working with our internal and external partners to optimize the management, architecture and performance of our global Salesforce platform.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design flexible, scalable and robust state-of-the-art mobile architecture for Customer Relationship Management to meet the dynamic needs using Salesforce:
    • Sales Cloud
    • Service Cloud
    • Marketing Cloud (ExactTarget)
    • Communities
  • Present architecture options and recommendations including configuration vs. customization
  • Define and implement governing processes based on Salesforce best practices
    • Configuration Management
    • Change [] Release Management leveraging Agile methodologies
    • Incident Management
  • Understand migration from existing systems such as SAP CRM and Siebel
  • Understand the underlying Salesforce architecture and interfacing systems including:
    • SAP ECC 6.0
    • SAP CRM on-premise 7.0
    • SAP Business Objects
    • Cloud integration tools
    • UI mashups
    • Single sign-on
    • Secure web services
    • EAI/ETL
  • Conceptualize, present, and execute ideas with particular emphasis on serving as a technical lead on development projects with on-shore and off-shore components, or a team lead or architect across multiple software development projects or workstreams
  • Serve as the bridge between the functional analysts and the technical developers to transform and develop new requirements into designs, development approaches and implementation
  • Drive adoption of development methodology best practices across the CoE
  • Evangelize and facilitate the Salesforce platform and eco-system across the organization
  • Identify problem areas (process and technical) and recommend solutions


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years working with the Salesforce platform and multiple full lifecycle Salesforce implementations overseeing the technical direction, development and implementation including Apex and Visualforce
  • Direct experience with Salesforce Sales and Service Cloud
  • Strong Salesforce eco-system knowledge and integration components (APIs, Apex controllers, Apex Web Services, data loaders, etc.) including performing multiple complex data migrations and integrations to Salesforce
  • Experience with leading onshore and offshore technical teams
  • Understanding of the software development lifecycle leveraging agile methodologies and the specific requirements for maintaining systems in a regulated environment
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Mentors team members in technology, architecture and delivery of applications
  • Successful teamwork experience and demonstrated leadership abilities are required
  • Proven ability to transfer knowledge and stay aware of current trends and technical advancements
  • Ability to articulate and present different points-of-views on various technologies
  • Background supporting additional App Exchange integrations and packages preferred

Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Boston Scientific is and Equal Opportunity Employer.

Arden Hills MN, United States of America
Boston Scientific
Boston Scientific
2/15/2017 9:16:57 PM

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