Not-for-Profit Solution Architect

  • Company:
    Traction on Demand
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    23 hours ago
  • Category:

As the Not-for-Profit Solution Architect for our Australian-based practice you will provide technical strategy and direction to ensure salesforce aligns with and meets our client’s business requirements. You will provide industry best practices and are viewed by the client as a trusted advisor.

Traction on Demand’s hiring philosophy is based on culture, intelligence and then skills. Here’s what we mean by that: 

Culture

We are looking for people who want to join an active community of engaged individuals who see business as more than just a vehicle to make money. We care about our people, wider community and planet. Come join us on this journey!

Traction is a group of entrepreneurs committed to creating ecstatic clients, doing enjoyable work and being efficient in everything we do. We fail fast and love to innovate. Change is our middle name.

Our values don’t just sit on a glossy page. We live them every day. Our values are the cornerstone of who we are – do they resonate with you?

  • Embrace Knowledge
  • Do the right thing
  • Seek adventures and smiles
  • Healthy hearts and heads
  • Pursue opportunity
  • Build community
  • Intelligence

    People often ask what it takes to succeed at Traction on Demand – you’ve got to be smart, without having an ego. What does that mean? Imagine working with a group of your smartest friends who all love to learn. Everyone is always pushing each other to grow and innovate at a pace that can only be called furious. We are never idle or stagnant. We seek and share knowledge. We are comfortable with the unknown. We just “git ‘r done.” 

    Skills

    Tractionites come from a variety of backgrounds, and we are eager to find people that are from non-traditional backgrounds. Typically, we find that people are successful in this role when they have: 

  • Degree in a Computer Science, Business Administration or related subject
  • 5+ years of not-for-profit industry experience
  • Expertise providing solution architecture on the Nonprofit Success Pack and Salesforce Nonprofit Cloud with a minimum 3 years of Salesforce platform experience 
  • Significant technical and/or business process consulting or enterprise architecture experience and at least 3 years of solution architect experience.
  • Leadership experience – including managing a team and client executive alignment
  • Experience with pre-sales and project budget estimates
  • Strong written and oral communication and presentation skills are required 
  • Proven ability to design and optimize business processes and integrate business processes across disparate systems
  • Active Salesforce certifications or ability to achieve relevant certifications upon hire
  • What you will be doing:

  • Work with not-for-profit clients to understand their current business issues and pain points and identify the desired process models and solution architecture that will address their issues and pain points
  • Translates business requirements into well-architected solutions that best leverage the Salesforce platform and products; articulate the benefits and risks to a solution’s feasibility and functionality
  • Support statement-of-work creation and estimation process
  • Review and provide input on detailed design specifications, infrastructure and project plans
  • Effectively manage small- to mid-sized projects from elaboration through to build and go-live
  • Work with the client to build out their CRM strategy and roadmap, enabling both quick wins and longer-term strategic goals, leveraging salesforce.com technology