Salesforce Architect

Job Locations US-IN-Indianapolis
Full Time

Description of Duties

aFit is a WBE based in Indianapolis that is committed to being an ethical, responsive, and results-driven company that provides information technology and medical services for government projects. To potential clients, aFit offers a suite of services including strategic planning, software development, and implementation of software packages from Salesforce, Microsoft, and others.


We are seeking a Salesforce Architect who will be responsible for designing and developing solutions for multiple projects. The Salesforce Architect will work closely with Client Solutions and customers to implement robust Salesforce solutions.  Successful candidates must be resourceful, detail-oriented, and self-directed, with a passion for understanding their clients’ business and implementing technical requirements in a way that fulfills that need. Outstanding listening skills, genuine interest in fostering teamwork, a willingness to provide honest feedback, and extreme ownership are keys to the success of our projects. If you are looking for a challenge, willing to go the extra mile, and want to work with people who are just as talented as you are, this is the place for you!


Please note, this full-time, salaried position is in Indianapolis, IN and we do not offer relocation assistance at this time.


Description of Duties:

  • Provides best practice advice and recommendations to clients often extending beyond Salesforce to topics around overall systems architecture and CRM strategy
  • Leads technical requirements gathering and/or design workshops for complex projects
  • Provides overall Salesforce technical expertise
  • Provides overall systems architecture expertise in order to relate to and build upon existing client environments
  • Architects creative solutions that solve our client’s business and technical problems
  • Leads and facilitates project discovery to define business, functional, and technical requirements
  • Develops Data Models
  • Develops Security strategies
  • Develops data integration, migration, and deployment strategies
  • Lead Proof of Concepts and technical solutioning
  • Manages and mentors team members


Desired Skills & Experience

  • 7+ years of recent experience delivering consulting services, in client-facing roles that provided experience with all aspects of systems implementation, including 5+  hands-on experience with Salesforce
  • Deep understanding of SFDC concepts and practices. Able to identify the appropriate use of native tools vs customization via Apex/Visualforce development. Aligning these recommendations to best practices.
  • Strong understanding of database design concepts, data migration and data integration
  • Experience with ETL and integration tools such as Scribe, MuleSoft, Dell Boomi
  • Must have experience in developing System Architecture Documents, Data Model Documentation (ERDs) and Security Model Documentation.
  • Strong technical writing skills. The ability to take the lead role in developing comprehensive solution and documentation
  • Demonstrates excellence in understanding complex business processes and ability to apply scenarios to Salesforce Use Cases
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills; executive level presence and experience facilitating meetings
  • Ability to communicate complex technical solutions to non-technical business users from various backgrounds including sales, support and marketing
  • Experience with both agile and waterfall implementation methodologies
  • Salesforce Administrator and/or Developer certification required. Sales Cloud and Service Cloud Certification will be required but are not a pre-requisite for the role.


  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology, computer science or business administration required.


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