The role of the Technical Architect is to engage with our largest and most Strategic customers early in the Sales cycle to assess and design the technical deployment plan for Slack. The Technical Architect at Slack is key member within the Sales organization. This role is a Slack expert with a technical background and competencies in development, integration, solution architecture and security.
As a Technical Architect, you will conduct detailed discovery workshops to assess the customer's organizational structure, business functions and security requirements, translating these findings into a design for a foundational Slack solution built for scale and flexibility. The design will include details on the workspaces, user management, authentication, bots, integrations, and settings & permissions required to ensure there are no technical barriers to user adoption of Slack. Advising on integration implementations, including key production systems from GitHub and Jira to Workday and Salesforce to Box, Google Apps and others, as well as custom client applications, is in your DNA. You enjoy advising customers on how to best leverage the Slack APIs and Developer tool kits.
Slack is a messaging app for teams that is on a mission to make your working life simpler, more pleasant, and more productive. We believe everyone deserves to work in a welcoming, respectful, and empathetic culture. We live by our values and hire accordingly.
Launched in February 2014, Slack is the fastest growing business application ever and is used by thousands of teams and millions of users every day. Slack's investors include many of the best-recognized firms in the world, including Accel Partners, Andreessen Horowitz, Social+Capital, KPCB, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, IVP, Spark Growth, DST, and Index Ventures. We currently have five offices worldwide, in San Francisco, Vancouver, Dublin, Melbourne and New York.
Ensuring a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other is core to Slack's values. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and a fun place to work. Come do the best work of your life here at Slack.