IBM is hiring a Solution Architect for the Gaia Offering Introduction team in RTP, NC or Cambridge, MA.
We are not offering relocation for this role.
Join us at Gaia, a collaborative initiative to radically transform the entire XaaS business model at IBM. Teams from across business units have joined together to build a new digital, integrated, simplified platform to enable customers, sellers, and offering managers. You will be on the Gaia Offering Introduction squad, responsible for onboarding IBM products onto the Salesforce/Apttus platform. As a Solution Architect, you’ll help build an SFDC-based Quote-to-Cash suite of products, including CPQ (configure/price/quote), contract management, revenue and rebate management, and other related solutions. You will also be responsible for developing custom applications using Force.com and integrating Salesforce with other systems.
Lead technical requirements gathering sessions and write technical requirements documents
Lead technical design sessions and write technical design documents
Carry out complex SFDC APEX and Visual Force development
Provide hands-on expert level assistance to other developers for technical issues
Design and manage the execution of test plans and ensure a quality solution is delivered
Become an expert in E-Commerce, CPQ, and downstream enterprise applications such as the ERP
Become an expert in Force.com web application development, Salesforce integration/extensions, and designing solutions using Force.com API, APEX, Visual Force, and other tools that extend the product
Able to collaborate in a large group setting
Familiar with agile methods and processes
Able to do complex Apex/Visual Force Development with a high level of quality
Able to work closely as a part of a team without customers and internal Project Managers, Technical Architects, Business System Analysts, and other Developers
Demonstrate a track record with standard SDLC and Agile implementation techniques
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Minimum 5 to 8 years experience as a team member of successful software project implementations related to SaaS, E-Commerce, CPQ, Quote-to-Cash, CRM, or ERP
Minimum 3+ years of complex SFDC Apex and Visual Force Page development
Thorough understanding of SFDC governor limits and best practice guidelines
Completion of several Salesforce integration and extension projects in development and lead technical roles
Experience in designing and developing integrations from Force.com to upstream and downstream applications using Force.com API(s)
Knowledgeable with master data management in Force.com
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
Experience with Rational Team Concert (RTC), Slack, Box, and Zoom
Experience implementing E-Commerce products such as SAP/Hybris, Oracle/ATG, Ebay/Magento, Salesforce.com/Demandware, etc.
Experience implementing web content management solutions such as Adobe Experience Manager, Sitecore, Drupal, etc.