Marketing Cloud Solution Architect - Bluewolf
- City:MULTIPLE CITIES
- Required Education:Bachelor's Degree
- Position Type:Professional
- Employment Type:Full-Time
- Contract Type:Regular
- Req ID:121310BR
The Marketing Services Solution Architect is responsible for owning the overall design of marketing automation systems as well as recommending best practice solutions based on clients’ business needs. The solution architect translates business requirements into the architecture for that solution and describes it through architecture and design artifacts, which the rest of the development team then uses to implement the solution. A solution architect understands the business and technical complexities of the project and validates the correct resources and approach for the project during the pre-sales engagement as well as during project delivery.
The solution architect is often the development team leader. As such, they are often expected to provide motivation and guidance to the entire development team during the systems development life cycle. The solution architect must ensure buy-in from the development team, so that the team is motivated to match the detailed design of the solution to the higher-level architecture.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Demonstrated ability to distill business requirements into solution architecture and system design across marketing and sales systems
Ability to see how the parts of the system interact with the whole
Strong knowledge of business modeling and process documentation
4-6 years of experience in marketing, technology, and/or consulting
At least 3 years of hands-on experience with and certification in Marketing Cloud, including familiarity with Journey Builder, Social Studio, and the Connector
Familiarity with additional marketing automation systems preferred
Understanding of Salesforce ecosystem, data models, and common integration points with marketing systems
Ability to lead and facilitate workshops, technical and functional requirements gathering, and design sessions
Ability to work independently and as part of a project team
Excellent oral and written communication skills in explaining complex technical issues to business users
Willingness to travel up to 50%
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
8-10 years of experience in marketing, technology, and/or consulting
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