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Salesforce Architect Job

Date: Jun 15, 2022

Location: Renton, WA, US, 98057

Company: PACCAR

Company Information

PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and also provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.

Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services — you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!


Division Information

PACCAR’s Information Technology Division (ITD), located in Renton, WA utilizes cutting-edge technology to provide systems development, consulting, voice and data communications services to the entire corporation, which has high visibility in the technology sector.


Position Summary

As a leader in PACCAR’s Salesforce Center of Excellence, the Salesforce Architect will guide digital transformation by aligning business and technology, defining the 'why and how' that drives solution success, selecting the right product features that maximize business value, and advocating for best practices that create frictionless customer experiences.

The Architect will help guide PACCAR’s customer engagement strategy across multiple business domains and Salesforce Clouds.


About Our Team

The Salesforce Center of Excellence works with PACCAR business units including Kenworth Truck Company, Peterbilt Motors Company, PACCAR Parts, PACCAR Financial Services, and others to design and build great interactive experiences with PACCAR dealers and customers. 



  • Establish Salesforce design and architecture standards that will enable development at the “speed of business”.


  • Collaborate with Enterprise Architects to define a robust data model that ensures data is clean, consistent and of maximum value.


  • Partner with internal business units to define and design solutions to fulfill high value business processes.


  • Recommend the best solution for a given set of requirements and articulate the trade-offs involved in choosing one solution over another.


  • Collaborate with development teams to determine how best to implement solution (decisions around declarative vs programmatic vs AppExchange, etc.).


  • Participate in creation and management of PACCAR’s Salesforce roadmap.



  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment


  • Expert knowledge of Salesforce Lightning, APEX and Visual Force


  • Strong work ethic with a customer service focus


  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills


  • Experience integrating Salesforce with other enterprise systems, both on-premise and cloud native




  • Minimum of 2 years of Salesforce development experience (Apex/VF), integrations, and developing and executing data migrations


  • Minimum of 2 years of experience creating the technical architecture for complex Salesforce implementations


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in technology implementation for full lifecycle enterprise software projects


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years work experience). If you have an Associate’s Degree, you must have an equivalent of a minimum of 6 years work experience


  • Salesforce Technical Architect Certification Desired


Diversity & Inclusion

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability corporation. PACCAR ITD promotes Diversity and Inclusion through mentorship, events, and affinity support groups –PACCAR Women’s Association (PWA), Diversity Council, Women’s STEM Program, Women in Technology International (WITI), and Seattle PRIDE. As well as education such as Unconscious Bias Training, Male Ally Training, and Inclusive Leader Training.


PACCAR ITD is also committed to Diversity Recruitment efforts by diversifying job posts and Diversity Recruitment Certifications ensuring the most qualified candidates are reviewed and selected. PACCAR ITD has success with diverse teams of employees working together to achieve excellent results and continuously improve.


Having a diverse and inclusive work environment ensures PACCAR has the talent needed to conduct business today and in the future by leveraging different backgrounds, skills, and viewpoints. We believe diversity in the workplace increases innovation, results in better decisions, and increases employee engagement.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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