Salesforce Commerce Cloud Technical Architect

5 - 7 years experience  •  Business Intelligence

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/21/18
Boston, MA
5 - 7 years experience
Business Intelligence
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/21/18

Brief Summary of Role

The Salesforce Commerce Cloud Technical Architect at Appirio is responsible for supporting the full implementation life-cycle, from scoping to deployment, on the Salesforce Commerce Cloud platform. The Technical Architect will work closely with the client IT and business stakeholders to design and maintain enterprise-wide solutions. The Technical Architect will work in collaboration with the Solution Strategist/Business Analyst to execute and deliver successful net-new implementations, site enhancements, and regular maintenance/support.




  • Provide architectural oversight for development on the Commerce Cloud platform
  • Overall planning, organizing, architecting, integrating, and delivery of all services prioritized in alignment with the client's expectations and business needs
  • Participate in project discovery and definition workshops
  • Interpret client requirements, business processes, and use cases to produce quality technical designs
  • Create technical documentation to support designs and requirements
  • Turn client requirements into use cases and tasks with technical specifications
  • Provide guidance to Technical Lead and development team members making sure proper process is followed and client requirements are met
  • Provide technical guidance, mentorship, and coaching regarding the implementation and maintenance of ecommerce solutions based on Commerce Cloud best practices
  • Stay current with the Commerce Cloud platform, releases, and new features & functionality


Education and Required Experience

  • 4-year degree in a related field, or equivalent experience
  • Salesforce Commerce Cloud Digital Certified Developer (Full Stack)
    • Certification must be current, or eligible for test out / upgrade voucher
  • Salesforce Commerce Cloud Digital Certified Architect
  • 4+ years of Commerce Cloud architecture and development experience
  • 4+ years experience in a hands on technical leadership position in consulting organization
  • Proven track record of driving projects to successful, on-time completion
  • Ability to positively influence and encourage stakeholders and team members
  • Strong technical skills with a proven track record of delivering key technical initiatives and implementing web technologies (client- and service-side)
  • Advanced knowledge of the retail industry and retail solutions
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Strong (and creative!) problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to work as part of team
  • Ability to travel as required, ~50%
  • Additional ecommerce platform experience a plus (Magento, Hybris, CloudCraze, etc.)

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