About Our Job
The City and County of Denver utilizes a hybrid model workplace that balances the responsibilities of public service with the benefits of a flexible work environment. Employees work where needed, at a city site and/or in the field at least two days a week and telecommute remotely at a designated workplace within the State of Colorado the remaining days.
This posting will accept applications until July 10th. Please apply as soon as possible.
About Technology Services
The Technology Services Department (TS) of the City and County of Denver is using state-of-the-art technologies and methodologies to deliver and improve the systems, applications and operations that we deliver to our customers. Technology Services supports the people, agencies and ideas that make the City and County of Denver world class city. The City offers a unique opportunity to work with a diverse business and technology environment on a large scale as we employ over 13,000 people, of which 9,000+ are daily technology consumers in support of a diverse population in excess of 700,000 citizens.
About Application Services
The Application Services division provides software solutions that increase efficiency, automate processes, improve customer service, and achieve city objectives. Applications partners with city agencies/department to assess technology needs, identify solutions, ensure regulatory compliance, and validate that expectations are met. From citywide platforms to business specific tools, this division handles the procurement, development, implementation, integration, quality assurance/testing, maintenance, and support for more than 300 applications, including their underlying systems and databases.
Diversity in the City
The City and County of Denver is committed to cultivating a culture of equity, diversity, and inclusion. This commitment is woven into our values and belief that we are strongest when we embrace and celebrate our differences. We aim to have employees who are as diverse as our residents, with different perspectives and unique ways of thinking. If you share these values and our enthusiasm for equity, we encourage you to apply to join our team.
As the Salesforce Architect, you will play a key role in creating well-architected Salesforce solutions to meet the needs of various agencies and departments across the City and County of Denver. The primary focus of this position will be to serve as a Salesforce technical subject matter expert to both a cross-functional implementation team and to our agency partners while developing high quality code and configuration based on customer requests and Salesforce platform best practices.
Additionally, as a Salesforce Architect, you will:
Lead the design of complex or large scale Salesforce solutions and integrations with other systems including creating specifications and documentation.
Provide guidance during evaluation of a business requirement and how it can be met with either point-and-click configuration or code and customization.
Provide technical guidance and be a technical mentor to the Salesforce team.
Participate in application design, lightning component coding, configuration, testing, and deployment.
Consult with other application architects as well as project and infrastructure teams to ensure solutions comply with application architecture standards; proactively identify circumstances when it may be necessary to modify architecture to accommodate project needs.
Conduct code reviews for ongoing projects to ensure high code quality and design patterns are followed.
Research (and prototype if needed) new Salesforce product and technical capabilities resulting from product releases and acquisitions.
We are looking for someone with some or all the following skills and experience:
At least 3 years of development and/or 1 year of architecture experience with the Salesforce platform
Excellent interpersonal communication skills to effectively communicate with users both verbally and in written communications.
Strong leadership skills and the ability to lay out a vision of success and move efforts along, motivate the team to do their best, and engage in various projects and solutions
Ability to work both independently and as part of a collaborative team.
Self-starter that can manage multiple tasks and effectively set priorities while responding to changing priorities.
We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications:
Education requirement: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Business Administration, Mathematics, or a related field.
Experience Requirement: Three (3) years of professional information technology experience developing and maintaining enterprise-wide applications architecture, to include two years at the type and of the level of the Applications Architect Associate.
Education/Experience Equivalency: One (1) year of the appropriate type and level of experience may be substituted for each required year of post-high school education.
Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements.
About Everything Else
CI2857 IT Application Architect Senior
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Position Salary Range
$91,816.00 - $151,496.00
$120,000.00 - $130,000.00/year, based on education and experience
The City and County of Denver provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, or any other status protected under federal, state, and/or local law.
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