Salesforce Technical Architect

Salary range:
(per year)

Have you thought about becoming part of Cognizant’s Salesforce Practice

We have an immediate need for a Technical Architect to manage and lead implementation projects.

Cognizant is one of the top 2 GSIs and is a trusted leader in designing, implementing, and driving transformational experiences using Salesforce solutions. Powered by our world-class global delivery, our unique partnership is based on our shared obsession with helping our clients create groundbreaking experiences. Our Salesforce services span Consulting and advisory services, design, implementation, and continuous value improvement

About the role:

As a Technical Architect you will be responsible for engineering, architecting, and delivering premier solutions for our customers, producing enterprise-standard implementations demonstrating the platform's full capabilities, and leading delivery teams to deliver high-quality solutions on You will provide tailored solutions involving complex UX/UI, real-time and batch integrations, water-tight security, and custom automation.


  • Translate business requirements into well-architected solutions that best leverage the platform.
  • Interacts with the Business, Program, Project, Development, Operations, and Service Integration teams to deliver complete technical solutions to our collaborators.
  • Design and implement scalable, compatible, and high-performance solutions
  • Lead technical design sessions and architect/document technical solutions that are aligned with the client’s business objectives
  • Distribute development tasks to team members and mentor developers toward solution development
  • Develop high-level estimates by analyzing the cases and designing solutions
  • Conduct code reviews for ongoing projects to ensure that code quality is at the highest level possible.


  • Validated experience in Information Technology
  • At least eight years of professional Salesforce application development/architectural experience using Apex, VisualForce, and SOQL, Web service, and data migration
  • Experience from at least two end-to-end Salesforce implementations as a Technical Lead or Technical Architect.
  • Prior background and knowledge of Java, .Net, JavaScript, HTML, JSON, and Angular JS will be necessary for success in this Salesforce Architect role.
  • Hands-on expertise in developing applications on the Platform

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.