Salesforce Architect

To advance the purpose of InterVarsity, this position will serve as a Salesforce Architect to deliver technical solutions on the Salesforce platform.


  • Develop enterprise level application and custom integration solutions including major enhancements and interfaces, functions and features for the Salesforce environment
  • Use a variety of platforms to provide automated systems applications and provides expertise regarding the integration of applications across the ministry
  • Provide technical solutions to InterVarsity by leveraging technical expertise, a broad understanding of current and future InterVarsity applications and a solid knowledge of the Salesforce architecture
  • Promote the architectural vision and balance standardization with the need to innovate in addition to facilitating open communication and fact-based decision making
  • Be responsible for good stewardship and organization of time, money, systems, and materials
  • Plan and manage tasks and software development and projects for on-time, on-budget completion using Technology Services management methods


  • Annually affirm InterVarsity’s Statement of Faith
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer information systems, programming, software engineering or a related field
  • 5+ years of experience with software development and technical implementations, especially with Agile development methodology and application lifecycle management
  • 2-3 years of experience as a solutions architect or related experience
  • Professional certifications: Salesforce Certified Application Architect or higher
  • Experience with Salesforce and Workday data models
  • A working knowledge of current Microsoft Software applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint) is preferred
  • Practical experience with Cloud, SaaS and Open Source Projects or emerging technologies
  • In-depth knowledge of programming languages and in designing, coding, testing software applications using their knowledge of development including: Java, Java script, XML, APEX (classes and web services), Visual Force and Lightning, Salesforce APIs, SOQL, SOSL, ETL tools and enterprise integration tools (Informatica, MuleSoft, Talend, etc.)
City Madison
State: Wisconsin
Job Status: Full-Time / Exempt
Job Team: Information Technology Services
VP Area: Finance & Administration

How to Apply

External candidates must submit:
  1. Completed InterVarsity General Application*

*If located in California, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Oregon, Vermont, Puerto Rico, Albany and Westchester Counties (NY), New Orleans (LA), New York City (NY), or Philadelphia (PA), use the General Application – without salary history

  1. Completed InterVarsity Staff/Pastor Reference
  2. Completed Employment Reference
  3. Email the completed application along with cover letter and resume to Human Resources.

Internal candidates must submit:

  1. Updated Resume
  2. Internal Application
  3. Email the completed application to Human Resources.

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA is both an equal opportunity employer and a faith-based religious organization. We conduct hiring without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, marital status, parental status, membership in any labor organization, political ideology, or disability of an otherwise qualified individual. The status of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA as an equal opportunity employer does not prevent the organization from hiring staff based on their religious beliefs so that all staff share the same religious commitment.

Pursuant to the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 702 (42 U.S.C. 2000e 1(a)) InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA has the right to, and does, hire only candidates who agree with InterVarsity’s Statement of Agreement: Purpose and Doctrinal Basis.