Salesforce Solution Architect in Marketing and Sales IT

Switzerland, Buchs
Reference No: WD-0002520

What's the role?

As a Salesforce Solution Architect, you lead the charge in architecting our next generation CRM landscape and take responsibility of our large-scale Sales Cloud implementation with over 15,000 users globally. Solve business and architectural challenges and create your legacy in Project Evolution - our global upgrade from CRM7 to Salesforce.

Who is Hilti?

Hilti stands for quality, innovation and direct customer relationships resulting in about 250,000 individual customer contacts each day. Based in Schaan, Liechtenstein, the company has 30,000 employees around the world who contribute to making construction work simpler, faster and safer while inspiring customers every single day with technologically leading products, systems, software and services. Hilti is a multicultural workplace with 55 different nationalities committed to global teamwork. We are indeed A Great Place to Work.

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Global IT within Hilti is a truly global team with main hubs in Buchs (Switzerland), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Paris (France) and Plano/Tulsa (USA). Hilti`s Global IT team is known for their focus on sustainable value creation by translating latest IT innovations into value creating solutions & services.

What does the role involve?

As a Solution Architect, you will meet the challenges of a global multinational company using the latest technologies. Together with other architects, you define architecture principles, apply architecture patterns and drive their implementation. It is your job to find the right balance between innovation, technical feasibility, long-term sustainability, agile delivery, and cost-effective end-to-end implementation. You will be working in Project Evolution and focus on the following responsibilities:
Key contributor, decision maker and subject matter expert in our Salesforce project for all architecture related matters.
Accountable for IT architecture standards adherence and best practice implementation.
Accountable for all architecture related risks within the solution area.
Drive IT agility by identifying balanced solution architectures that satisfy both functional and non-functional business requirements today and that are frameworks for change that allow to adapt to future needs.
Work with a hands-on approach (getting into the details) in developing the solution designs that enable the integration of our Salesforce CRM system with other applications.
Explore uncharted grounds, innovate and architect new solutions through pilots and/or proof-of-concepts.
Evaluate the full-stack architecture of relevant applications and alternatives to ensure long-term sustainability, operational excellence, reliability and alignment with our Global IT strategy.
Implement and support Global IT solutions by using emerging techniques/technologies including responsive design, mobile-first approach and cloud/on premise solutions to ensure user centricity.
Standing member and key contributor of the Architecture Guild, as well as the Architecture Forum of Hilti.
Responsible for the correct reflection of current and future state architecture in IT. Architecture Governance Tools.

Interesting facts about Project Evolution: We evolve both our CRM system and how we do Business with our customers via a strong focus on opportunity-oriented sales approach. We have a multi-scrum setup of 13 teams running in full-agile mode covering topics such as product development, platform governance and global rollouts. Scrum teams are staffed with both IT and Business colleagues, creating a seamless and synergistic team dynamic – there is no “you business, me IT” but instead a strong collaborative environment where both sides learn from each other. We also place a high emphasis on building in-house Salesforce expertise and here we want you to contribute.

What do we offer?

Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – experience different job functions and international career opportunities. Work with our high-performing and caring global team to develop yourself and find the right match for your ambition to achieve the exciting career you’re after. At Hilti, you are in control on how you develop yourself and move up in your career, either within the technical area or to grow into other roles.
We have a very thorough people review process. We pair talent with opportunities - developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways and new places. It’s how we find the right fit and further our teams personally and professionally.

Why should you apply?

We have an excellent mix of people which believe makes for a more vibrant, more innovative and more productive team. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter what your background is.

What you need is:

  • At least a Masters degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or other relevant education. PhD a plus
  • A good command of English (spoken and written), communication and convincing skills
  • Strong conceptional and analytical skills with hands-on software development experience
  • Working experience with software design/enterprise architecture patterns (particularly cloud native applications, cloud integration patterns and microservices)
  • Proven track record with implementing Salesforce (Marketing and/or Sales Cloud)
  • A strong drive to grow in your role as an Architect

Does this sound like you? We look forward to your application! For further questions, please feel free to contact the hiring manager Joey Ong, Head of Mobile Sales Force

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Hilti is an equal opportunity employer

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