Job Description

Ready to fast-track your Salesforce career?
 
Join the largest team of Salesforce certified professionals in the industry and champion innovation, leverage deep and cutting-edge Salesforce expertise and pioneer solutions to help transform the world’s leading organizations and governments.
 
Ready to solve complex problems? Advance your skills?  Deliver next-generation Salesforce solutions?
 
Now is the perfect time for you to join the Accenture Salesforce team, where you’ll:
  • Expand your experience with over 200 intelligent tools across all 12 Salesforce-recognized industries. 
  • Lead in the development and implementation of new Salesforce-based solutions.
  • Benefit from our long-standing partnership with Salesforce to access the coolest Salesforce technologies, like Lightning, Einstein and Bolt, so you can put them to meaningful applications at scale.
  • Join more than 11,800 skilled Salesforce professionals, collaborating across multiple areas to drive enterprise-wide transformational projects on a global scale.
  • Build new skills and strengthen your expertise with unparalleled training and support—whether you're taking the more than 4,200 unique Salesforce certifications or working towards your Certified Technical Architect (CTA) certification.
Join Accenture and be empowered with innovative tools, continuous learning and a global community.
  
Job Description  
 
The Technical Consultant / Senior Developer (Integrations) – Salesforce.com is a key member of our Delivery organization in the US. In addition to being responsible for developing high performing solutions on the Force.com platform, the Technical Consultant will provide insight in advanced business analysis, conduct needs assessments, configure apps, as required, and also assist in key functions involving client and staff development, training and on-going client support. 
 
Our clients are world leading organizations that are/ have selected Salesforce.com to advance their business and the Consultant is an essential team member inside the organization. 
 
We can hire for this role anywhere in the US,  as long as you are located near an Accenture office, and willing and able to travel domestically approximately 80% of the time to meet client needs.
 
Typical Day Snapshot - Technical Consultant / Senior Developer Salesforce 
 
New challenges and opportunities arise every day for our Technical Consultants and their roles will vary based on the projects where they are engaged.  The work is truly exciting and interesting and will require our Technical Consultants to:  
  • Work with senior members of the team to analyze business requirements, translating those requirements in to customized solutions using the Force.com platform. 
  • Implement Force.com solutions that adhere to platform best practices and perform peer code reviews.  Typical Force.com implementations include custom platform development (Apex, Visualforce, Lightning Components, front end web technologies), integrations with back office systems (often through the use of middleware tools) and complex data migrations.  Experience in one or more of these aspects of a Force.com project is a must. 
  • Lead development work streams, from design through testing and deployment, often working with junior members of the team both offshore and onshore 
  • With project leadership, assist in the estimation of work effort, determination of required resources, and set a realistic schedule for development. 
  • Maintain effective client relations and rapport - delivering timely and relevant information with the ability to quickly identify and report project risks. 
  • Post-delivery - assists client teams in supporting the live application and perform handoff and knowledge transfer activities, positioning our clients for long term success. 

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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications 
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience with programming Languages – APEX, Visualforce. 
  • A minimum of 1 year of exposure to Salesforce.com APEX data loader and integrations
  • A minimum of 6 months exposure to leading/mentoring junior developers 
  • 6 months exposure to data integrations (including exposure to REST, Mulesoft, Informatica, and/or Jitterbit)
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. (If Associates Degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience).
Preferred Skills 
  • Working knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture concepts (SOA).
  • Working knowledge of Extract Transformation and Load (ETLs) and/or Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) concepts.
  • Working knowledge of Enterprise Data Wearhouse (EDW) concepts.
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment and be creative within a team. 
  • Knowledge of Cloud Computing (SaaS, PaaS) and Salesforce.com, either through work at industry participants or consulting to the industry.
  • A background in development and/or configuration on other CRM platforms (examples: Microsoft Dynamics, Siebel, Zoho) will be preferred.   
Applications for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.
 
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
 
Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
 
Equal Employment Opportunity
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.
 
Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.
 
Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected applicable law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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