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Salesforce Architect



Remote · North America
Posted on Friday, January 26, 2024

Who we are and what we do

Deel is a global team that helps businesses hire anyone, anywhere, easily. Deel consists of more than three thousand self-driven individuals spanning over 100 countries. Our unified yet diverse culture keeps us continually learning and innovating the Deel platform and our products for customers.

Companies should be able to hire the best talent anywhere in the world, so we are building the best platform to make that a reality. Our market-leading technology, expertise, and global team are crucial to the success of Deel’s platform. We deliver the best products and platform features in our space, enabling millions of jobs worldwide and connecting the global workforce with the best companies and opportunities.

Why should you be part of Deel's success story?

A 30-mile hiring radius should no longer dictate how companies hire because great talent lives everywhere. Deel sees a world without hiring borders and endless talent that pairs perfect candidates with great companies.

We offer global teams all the tools they need to hire, onboard, manage, pay, and scale at full speed. We aim to foster a diverse global economy by building a generational platform that seamlessly connects companies with talent worldwide.

After our successful Series D in 2021, we raised another $50M last year, doubling our valuation to $12B.

There’s never been a more exciting time to join Deel — the market leader in international payroll and compliance.

As the Salesforce Architect, you will play a pivotal role in our organization by designing and implementing solutions to continually improve and enhance our go-to-market systems. You will provide cross-functional architectural vision, define standards and best practices for optimal systems' utilization, and integrations as well as support the documentation of our Salesforce instance. Additionally, your responsibilities will also include test planning and staying up-to-date with Salesforce product capabilities.

What you'll do at Deel

  • Develop configuration for the design and creation of new features, enhancements, and fixes while documenting and maintaining technical architecture and designs.

  • Collaborate with teams across sales, marketing, growth, customer success, support, product, IT, and finance to ensure alignment, offering thought leadership, and designing and proposing innovative solutions to business problems.

  • Establish and enforce system and technical architecture, while identifying and promoting improved technology solutions throughout the organization.

  • Define and execute technical solutions to business problems across various platforms, including SFDC, HubSpot, Zendesk, Gainsight, Outreach, Cognism, and other proprietary systems.

  • Partner with business stakeholders to create business process requirements and design documents; including system flow with integrated systems and data warehouse.

  • Work with the development team to ensure the continuous delivery of systems via the CI/CD process.

  • Document configuration, custom code, and development processes to maintain a record of changes and support knowledge sharing.

  • Create and execute unit, integration, and user acceptance test plans, including use cases and test data, as needed.

  • Stay informed about Salesforce product capabilities resulting from installation upgrades, product releases, and acquisitions.

  • Collaborate closely with enablement teams to ensure on-time and quality delivery of releases.

In this role, you will be a crucial bridge between technology and business, driving innovative solutions, and ensuring seamless integration of systems for the benefit of our organization's growth and success.

Some key qualifications

  • 5+ years of Salesforce architecture or product management experience with minimum 2 years in a global SaaS environment , successfully delivering complex solutions and working with multiple stakeholders.

  • Demonstrated mastery and know-how of the Salesforce architecture including standard data structures, advanced configurations, security/permissions management, data migration, Lightning, Sales Cloud, Communities, SOQL/SOSL, process builder, triggers, workflows, Visualforce,, and web services

  • Experience with external business applications and enterprise systems (ERPs, payment gateways, ETL, marketing automation, lead routing, CDP, data warehouses and BI tools)

  • Strong expertise in at least one or more of the following technologies is highly desirable: Apex, LWC, Visualforce, Java, .NET, SQL, C++, SOAP-based web services

You are perfect for this role if you:

  • Thrive in a fast paced environment

  • A proactive attitude to Salesforce enhancements and bringing existing code into best practices

  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of relational databases, data modeling, and ETL tools

  • Ability to write, interpret, critique and implement technical specifications

  • Experience working with large data sets and bulkification

  • Growth mindset with inherent curiosity and personal drive, ability to navigate ambiguity and operate independently in a fast-based global environment

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to translate technical requirements to key stakeholders

Total Rewards

Our workforce deserves fair and competitive pay that meets them where they are. With scalable benefits, rewards, and perks, our total rewards programs reflect our commitment to inclusivity and access for all.

At Deel, you’ll enjoy:

  • Computer equipment applicable to your role

  • Stock grant opportunities

  • Additional perks and benefits based upon your employment status and country

  • The ability to choose where you work whether it be your home, the beach, or a WeWork

At Deel, we're an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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