Job Description

Salesforce Solution Lead

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 459,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.         

Role description

The successful candidate will be able to design application architecture solutions that span multiple Salesforce Clouds (Sales, Service, Marketing, Analytics, Social, Communities) that meets a client’s business requirements; articulate design considerations, trade-offs, benefits, and recommendations for an application architecture. They will be passionate about their work, self-motivated, detail-oriented and have excellent problem-solving abilities. They will have superb communication and project-management skills and will be able to communicate complex analytical results, both written and verbally, in a clear and easy-to-understand way. They will deal with highly ambiguous problems, taking full control and responsibility for finding solutions, and will drive towards simple solutions to complex problems.

Key responsibilities:

  • Participate in the planning process, including estimation and scoping, with a particular focus on the SCRUM methodology and agile estimating techniques.
  • Work with client parties, including product owners to understand their vision and articulate solution options to fulfil those visions, including the tradeoffs and benefits of those solutions.
  • Design and own the overall application architecture.
  • Work with other architects to ensure that application components align with governance and standards and the overall vision of Salesforce within a customers organization.
  • Lead a team of on and offshore members across the disciplines of developer, configurator and tester in an Agile scrum manner
  • Demonstrate in-progress and completed work in public forums, gathering feedback and outlining how business value has been delivered.
  • Identify risks and assumptions associated with delivery.


Qualifications

Skills Required:

  • Experience with Salesforce or any other CRM/App development platforms
  • One or more current Salesforce certifications (Administrator/Advanced Administrator, Platform  Developer 1 or 2, App Builder, Sales/Service Cloud) is highly preferred.
  • Strong facilitation and mediation skills.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership through direction and influence.
  • Empathy and emotional intelligence.

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

At Accenture, our vision is to create a supportive culture that balances the flexibility needs of the business and our people, enabling us to maximise overall performance.

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, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

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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