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Salesforce Technical Consultant - Sydney / Melbourne

Job Location: Melbourne

Regional Description: Australia

Job Number: 00544758


- Job description

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With more than 435,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. 


Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.




The Salesforce Technical Consultant is responsible for conducting needs assessments, configuring Salesforce and the complex development of applications, undertake the integration of on and off platform systems, building and maintaining relationships, mentoring and ongoing client support and follow-up.


Typical Day/Week Snapshot

  • Meet with clients to analyse their individual needs, provide estimates on work and determine the project scope

  • Conduct analysis of systems and use diagramming tools such as Lucid Charts, Visio and Enterprise Architect to represent business and technical processes

  • Demonstrate knowledge of technologies such as Web Services, REST, JSON, XML, SQL, HTTP and Apex

  • Identify clients’ work practices and understand the nature of their businesses to properly define needs and customise solutions using the platform

  • Undertake detailed design of integration involving in web services API and technologies such as Informatica Cloud or Mulesoft.

  • Work collaboratively with the project management team to determine required resources and create realistic timelines

  • Solution designs, data models, data migration 

  • Manage and mentor our offshore development and configuration team

  • Manage the budget of end to end deliveries ensuring client delivery dates are met and costs managed

  • Maintain an effective client follow-up system to ensure that clients are contacted in regards to project progress and overall satisfaction

  • Perform and organise ongoing support for customers such as report building, data quality, new integrations

Preferred experience:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Advanced Developer certification or the ability and willingness to obtain it within 6 months 

  • Interest in a client facing, consultative role

  • Development experience in Java, C#, JavaScript, Python, Ruby 

  • Multiple projects across the full software development cycle

  • Software design experience Agile development project experience

Accenture is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace.  All suitably qualified applicants will receive equal and fair consideration for employment.

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