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Marketing Cloud Success Architect

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  • Customer Success
    • Indiana - Indianapolis
    • Washington - Seattle
    • Illinois - Chicago
    • Georgia - Atlanta
  • Full time
  • JR244452
  • Washington Salary $157,900 - $217,200


The CSG Success Architect, Marketing role is a Subject Matter Expert (SME) within our Marketing Cloud product portfolio. We are looking for a passionate technical expert to help ensure the technical success and achieve value while engaging with our portfolio of selected Salesforce customers. Success Architects (SAs) provide proactive and reactive Architecture, Technology Strategy & Thought Leadership, and Product Technical expertise. SAs deliver customer engagements to help maximize customer success and adoption as well as minimize attrition risk. They partner with key stakeholders & C-Level Executives at our largest, most complex customers and build a network and community of customers delivering technical thought leadership and guidance. This is an IC (Individual contributor) role.


  • Engage with Customers to evaluate and recommend optimization strategies for technical architecture, dev/ops, performance, and solution design specific to Marketing Cloud.

  • Identify and evaluate capability gaps for standard product capability or identify creative Architect solutions through customization.

  • Understand/Maintains knowledge on new product/feature/capability adoption programs for specific Marketing Cloud Engagement and Personalization features and capabilities

  • Collaborates and facilitates discussion across a spectrum of stakeholders from Developers to Architects to Executives while aligning technology to business value and ROI

  • Translates complex technical concepts for audiences ranging from the Business to Executive Stakeholders

  • Contribute internally to the Salesforce team, share knowledge and best practices with team members, contribute to internal projects and initiatives, and serve as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for specific technical or process areas.

  • Develop playbooks aligned with the Success Architect engagement catalog, tailored to the unique needs and opportunities of Marketing Cloud customers.

  • Drive thought leadership through mentoring and knowledge sharing


  • Enterprise consulting or implementing (8+ years), including full lifecycle implementation experience with Salesforce Marketing Cloud

  • Experience dealing with large scale, technologically complex accounts, which are constantly challenging product capabilities

  • Experience in Marketing Agency / Merchandise Market desired.

  • Salesforce Certifications ( Marketing ) - Strongly preferred

  • Familiarity with Salesforce’s technical architecture: APIs, Standard and Custom Objects, APEX

  • Familiar with Customer Data Platforms, Salesforce Data Cloud and Personalization

  • Familiar with AI concepts

  • Deep Experience with data modeling

  • Understanding of development tools including SLDS, XML, HTML, SQL, Javascript, JSON, and CSS

  • Thorough understanding of the fundamentals of Salesforce products (Sales, Service, Marketing) and how our customers use the platform to transform their business.

Skills Required:

  • Interacts well with both technical and non-technical customers, attains relevant technical and business requirements, analyzes information and designs comprehensive solutions.

  • Navigate, escalate, and lead efforts on complex customer requests or projects involving multiple parties and enterprise systems

  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and perform effectively under pressure

  • Self motivated to continually study new technologies and functionality, as well as be involved in projects that push the capabilities of existing technologies.

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Ability to work independently and be a self-starter, prioritize, multitask and perform effectively under pressure.

  • Language : English (fluency), Bonus Spanish

  • Occasional travel (expected average 20%), will vary

Our Investment In You

  • World-class enablement and on-demand training - check out for a sneak peek!

  • Exposure to executive thought leaders with a passion for living our values

  • Clear path to promotion with accelerated leadership development programs

  • Weekly 1:1 coaching with your leadership

  • Fast Ramp mentorship program

  • Week-long product bootcamp

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  • Health benefits

  • Financial benefits and perks

  • Time off and leave policies

  • Parental benefits

  • Perks and discounts

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