Salesforce Architect (Remote)

Indianapolis, Indiana Area /
Engineering – Software Development /
TradeRev has changed the automotive industry with its revolutionary product. Built as a multi-platform live auction app, TradeRev’s online automotive remarketing system has made a huge impact in the industry and has acquired quick user adoption with a fast-growing client base. As a subsidiary of KAR Auction Services, Inc. and partnering with our sister company ADESA, we are continuing to expand TradeRev’s footprint in the dealer-to-dealer online space in the US and Canadian markets.[TD1] 
Why Work with Us?
Whether your Fun is in working with new technology, learning skills, collaborating with awesomely talented people or growing into a Specialist, Team Lead or People Manager, we want to feed this fire in you. If you have the work ethic, skill and motivation, we will help you find a path that leads you where your passion wants to go. So come on; let's have Fun together.
Our Core Values: We are FHAB. Fun. Honest. Accountable. Brave.
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Responsibilities and Duties:

    • Responsible for the overarching systems design and systems architecture for all Salesforce applications
    • Maintain a technical understanding of the end-to-end product
    • Establish and manage the architectural direction for the product
    • Mentor development teams and review design and implementation plans
    • Investigate and plan the adoption of new technologies
    • Work with partners and customers to communicate the technical aspects of the product and develop solutions for their particular needs
    • Represent Architecture to potential customers, communicating the technical aspects of our offering and interpreting opportunities based on our offering
    • Work with key partners to interpret, communicate and align the product roadmap
    • Actively participate in all aspects of the development process
    • Strong skills in innovative thinking, initiative and communication will be required and used regularly.
    • Collaborate and participate in receiving and providing feedback on design and code reviews
    • Work closely with Operations Engineering to ensure tight alignment between systems architecture, applications, deployment pipelines, security initiatives, and underlying platform architecture.
    • Committed to proper automated test coverage (unit, integration, automated UI, etc.)
    • Creating impact assessments of new requirements on existing functionality
    • Acting as a key Subject Matter Expert in a 24/7 production on-call role for priority escalations
    • Other duties as required

Qualifications & Education Requirements:

    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science required or equivalent work experience
    • Solid understanding of systems development life cycles, tools, processes and best practices.  Deep and extensive understanding of Salesforce architecture concerns from a polyglot perspective.
    • Responsible for application design, development and support of Salesforce projects
    • Excellent communication & presentation skills (verbal & written)
    • Strong interpersonal skills and highly collaborative
    • Strong technical and analytical skills
    • 8+ years of solid professional programming experience in Salesforce and Java
    • Fluent in Java, Apex, Visualforce, Lightning Web Components, JavaScript Mobile Frameworks, Platform Events and Salesforce Mobile SDK
    • Experience building scalable and maintainable Salesforce apps in a fast-paced environment
    • Experience driving agile development methodologies
    • Well versed in security methodologies and principles, object-oriented design and common design patterns
    • Project/Feature scoping and estimating
    • A proven record of developing robust and scalable cloud and enterprise systems solutions


    • Extremely detail-oriented and able to work on multiple projects simultaneously
    • Ability to proactively solve data problems and provide actionable recommendations
    • A passion for constant personal growth and growth of others
    • Aptitude for troubleshooting and problem solving with a keen attention to detail
    • Desire to seek solutions to complex problems, and never afraid to take on something new
    • We are looking for someone that will always look for ways to improve, iterate, and re-invent
    • A long-standing habit of continuous learning, and of applying new tech, architectures, and methodologies to improve both your team and your code base
    • Resourcefulness in the face of complexity and uncertainty
    • Ability to think critically and see the big picture