Salesforce Solution Architect

Ann Arbor, MI / Charlotte, NC / Kansas City, MO / Arlington, VA

What does a technical role at Torrent look like?



Why Work at Torrent?

At Torrent, we believe in loving and serving through business, and that starts with our people — so we’ve built a culture where they come first. Where we don’t expect anyone to draw a hard line between who they are at work and who they are at home. Where we encourage everyone to be their true, authentic selves.


Working in one of our five energizing hubs means you’ll be part of a close-knit team that genuinely cares about your well-being and success. Here, you’ll find flexibility, openness and support. You’ll feel the value of face-to-face conversations (even if that means video chatting from 3,000 miles away). You’ll get help from other talented problem solvers to arrive at the right solution. And you’ll even have the chance to work with our well-being coach to discover and develop your own personal “why.”


As a group of impact-driven business leaders, we’re passionate about creating positive change within the lives of our customers and communities — and we know that starts with empowering our own team to thrive.


Job Summary:

As a Salesforce Solution Architect, you will have responsibility for the successful implementation, integration, and customization of Salesforce applications. In this capacity, you will be an expert in Salesforce functionality, technology, and implementation in order to provide your team with a combination of pre-sales activities, solution consulting, technical contribution leadership, and mentoring.



  • Leading discovery sessions that demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of Salesforce products, structure, and security models
  • Leading internal and external customer project meetings such as huddles, discovery sessions, sprint reviews, UAT and customer training sessions
  • Designing complex sales and service solutions, as well as solutions for multi-platform and specialty projects, using both standard and custom functionality
  • Speaking with confidence and expertise around Salesforce specialty products (CPQ, FSL, Marketing Cloud, etc.)
  • Performing data clean-up and complex loading functions using Data Loader and and/or providing data best practice recommendations to team members and customers
  • Creating comprehensive security models and complex automations from customer requirements
  • Designing custom objects and complex entity relationship diagrams (ERDs) as well as solutions utilizing middleware tools and interfacing with outside systems
  • Providing clear direction and concise feedback to team members on client-facing documentation including project scope, proposals, designs, amendments, and change requests
  • Supporting all project management activities for customer engagements by logging and escalating issues, maintaining time-tracking software, and assigning and following-up on tasks
  • Actively ensuring project team members are following operational excellence criteria including logging time, escalating issues, and participating in project team huddles
  • Acting as a subject matter expert on specialty products during sales and delivery cycles
  • Advising company stakeholders about key platform changes and providing strategic
    guidance on product changes
  • Accurately estimating effort levels on tasks and deliverables for portions of the project

*Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of
activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties,
responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


Required Abilities:

  • Superior organizational skills; ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects is essential
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to deliver your message to varied audiences
  • High level of self-motivation and ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • High level of comfort with a fast-paced work environment and ability to adapt to changes in processes or company culture
  • Ability to learn new computer applications and skills quickly
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal communication skills


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree is preferred
  • 4+ years Salesforce experience preferred
  • Salesforce certification(s) preferred:
    • Salesforce Administrator
    • Platform App Builder
    • Two of the following:
      • Sales Cloud Consultant
      • Service Cloud Consultant
      • Health Cloud Accreditation
    • Two of the following:
      • Community Cloud Consultant
      • Pardot Specialist AND Pardot Consultant
      • Marketing Cloud Email Specialist
      • Marketing Cloud Consultant
      • Marketing Cloud Administrator
      • CPQ Specialist
      • Field Service Lightning Consultant
      • Certified Application Architect


Physical Requirements:

  • Remaining in a stationary position, often standing or sitting for prolonged periods
  • Repeating motions that may include the wrists, hands and/or fingers
  • Moving about to accomplish tasks or moving from one work site to another


What We Offer:

  • Extensive Health Insurance options – including Vision and Dental
  • Unlimited PTO – Balance what you do with how you want to live
  • Unbeatable company culture
  • Amazing growth opportunities


Job Information:

Job Type: Full-Time Exempt

Job Function: Information Technology

Locations:  Ann Arbor, MI – Kansas City, MO – Charlotte, NC – Arlington, Virginia

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