Perficient, Inc. Salesforce Marketing Cloud Architect in Livonia, Michigan

Salesforce Marketing Cloud Architect Job Location(s)US-MI-LivoniaJob ID 2018-5167 # of Openings 1 OverviewAt Perficient you’ll deliver mission-critical technology and business solutions to Fortune 500 companies and some of the most recognized brands on the planet. And you’ll do it with cutting-edge technologies, thanks to our close partnerships with the world’s biggest vendors. Our network of offices across North America, as well as locations in India and China, will give you the opportunity to spread your wings, too.We’re proud to be publicly recognized as a “Top Workplace” year after year. This is due, in no small part, to our entrepreneurial attitude and collaborative spirit that sets us apart and keeps our colleagues impassioned, driven, and fulfilled.About Our Salesforce Business Unit –Perficient is a Gold Cloud Alliance Partner offering a variety of consulting and development services for the Salesforce Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Chatter, Communities/Portals and the platform. With experience gained from more than 3,000 cloud computing engagements, Perficient is dedicated to helping customers achieve their objectives and obtain the greatest value from their investments.Perficient currently has a career opportunity for a Salesforce Marketing Cloud Architect in our Detroit, MI location.Job Overview:Marketing Cloud Architects provide exceptional architectural design and thought leadership to our external customers. An Architect is expected to be knowledgeable in two or more technologies within the Salesforce eco-system. The Architect may or may not have a programming background, but will have C-level presentation, team management and thought leadership skills. You will provide best-fit architectural solutions for one or more external projects; you will assist in defining scope and sizing of work; and anchor Proof of Concept developments. You will provide solution architecture for the business problem, platform integration with third party services, designing and developing complex features for external clients' business needs. You will also contribute in a variety of roles in thought leadership, mentorship, systems analysis, architecture, design, configuration, testing, debugging, and documentation.Responsibilities•Own and aggressively drive forward Salesforce Marketing architecture. Provide architectural solutions/designs to project execution teams for implementation.•Provide architectural assessments, strategies, and roadmaps for Salesforce Marketing engagements with Clients.•Lead Salesforce Marketing projects within architecture. Work with Product Owner/Business Analysts to understand functional requirements and interact with other cross-functional teams to architect, design, develop, test, and release features.•Project and solution estimation and team structure definition for multiple Salesforce Marketing projects.•Develop Proof-of-Concept projects to validate new architectures and solutions.•Support multiple Agile Scrum teams with planning, scoping and creation of technical solutions for the new product capabilities, through to continuous delivery to production.•Liaise with offshore team and clients for resolving technical dependencies, issues, and risks.•Mentor and provide architectural guidance to multiple teams building innovative applications.•Drive common vision, practices and capabilities across teams.•Engage with business stakeholders to understand required capabilities, integrating business knowledge with technical solutions for the Salesforce implementation.•Engage with Technical Architects and technical staff to determine the most appropriate technical strategy