Required Experience and Skills:
Motivation, Innovation, Passion, Integrity, Teamwork, Customer-Focus.
You should also bring the following:
The Solution Architect is responsible for owning the overall design of the technical application as well as recommending best practice solutions based on project manager and client business needs. A solution architect maps business requirements to system/technical requirements. They will create data mappings that will enable migration of data from legacy databases into the Salesforce database architecture.
A Solution architect will develop the technical depth of projects and validates the correct resources for the project. The solution architect will also assist the project manager and client in understanding functional differences between the legacy application and the new Salesforce based solution and its effect on the data model and business processes.
The Solution Architect will write a technical spec (for custom development, system integration etc.). A Solution architect often times delegates work to a solution engineer or developer, and will be knowledgeable of the latest Salesforce.com releases and Salesforce.com Functionality as well as be up to date in latest technology. The Solution Architect has familiarity and firsthand experience with third party solutions that support vertical objectives.