Senior Platform Architect, Marketing Cloud
Portland, OR or Mountain/Pacific Time Zone- Full Time
A little about us:
As one of the only agencies in the world dedicated to email marketing, Trendline Interactive offers a full suite of strategic, creative, and technical services. Our industry-leading research has helped our clients reach, engage, and convert both B2B and B2C audiences in ways most other agencies can’t. As the demands of our client base grow, so do our staffing needs. If you’re passionate about email and passionate about helping our clients succeed, please drop us a line.
A little about this role:
This is a highly visible and client facing strategic role. As our Senior Email Platform Architect, you’ll be working to provide technical consultation on various aspects of ESP solutions. We’re looking for an innovative and entrepreneurial technical lead who’s willing to roll up his or her sleeves and own our clients’ email programs. Our ideal candidate should be structured, detail-oriented, analytical, driven to get work done and have an eye for great work.
  • Validates customer’s technical design and solution
  • Concepts, develops and helps implement specialties on various ESP platforms such as Salesforce Marketing Cloud, Oracle Marketing Cloud or IBM Marketing Cloud
  • Specialties include data management, scripting languages, API and other integrations
  • Manage and implement integrations between Salesforce Sales Cloud and leading ESP systems
  • Serves as the technical liaison with Trendline Interactive customers
  • Supports documentation process by providing applicable artifacts
  • Travels to client sites for onsite discovery and solutions presentations
  • Owns the technical process with several key high profile clients
  • Assist in the pre-sale process with prospective clients
  • BA/BS in Marketing, Business, Communications, Web Design and Development, Computer Science, Information Technology or related field; or equivalent experience.

  • 4+ years professional hands-on experience with email marketing systems required (such as ExactTarget, Eloqua, Silverpop, Responsys)
  • Preference given to certification as a Solutions Consultant on a marketing cloud platform
  • Knowledge of SOAP API and/or REST API implementations
  • Experience with at least 1 client side programming language such as .NET, JAVA, PHP, Ruby, C#, C++, Visual Basic, Python
  • Familiarity with systems integrations such as CRM, Content Management, POS/Commerce or Web Analytics
  • Familiarity with security standards such as TLS, SSL, data encryption preferred
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
  • An excellent and inquisitive troubleshooter/debugger
  • Provider of sound conclusions based on data, experience, and your own research
  • A team player who also works well independently, thinks creatively, solves problems, and takes initiative
  • Demonstrated ability to work remotely; be located in Mountain or Pacific timezones. If you want to work in an office, we have one in Portland, OR.
  • Willing to work on new challenges but remain focused on your regular duties
  • Comfortable with tight deadlines; organized, efficient, detail-oriented and able to multitask
  • Ability to work effectively within a team in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
  • If you have read this far, let’s see how much attention to detail you have.  Please provide in your first communication to us the year the first email was sent
What Trendline Offers
  • Money. Both in salary and eligibility for our quarterly profit sharing plan
  • Vacation. We don’t tell you how much vacation to take. Just don’t leave us hanging.
  • Benefits. Healthcare as well as some intangible things
  • Team. A multi-disciplinary group that works as one unit to meet client objectives
  • Respect. Everyone has a voice at the table
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