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Salesforce Architect

Job Location: British Columbia - Vancouver, Ontario - Toronto, Quebec - Montreal

Regional Description: Canada

Job Number: 00470400


- Job description

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around theworld.  The sheer scale of ourcapabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate anddeliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.  Choose Accenture, and make deliveringinnovative work part of your extraordinary career.

It is currently our objective to assign our people to work near where they live. However, given the nature of our business and our need to serve our clients our employees must be available to travel when needed.


People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capabilityexcellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution,service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and canprogress within their current role, laterally or upward.

Software as a Service professionals demonstrate skills and experience related to Software as a Service (SaaS) - software delivery model in which software andassociated data are centrally hosted on the cloud.
Salesforce.comprofessionals demonstrate skills in which is the leader in CRMsolutions for customer relationship management software and cloud computing.
Aprofessional at this position level within Accenture has the followingresponsibilities:
  • Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems.
  • Understands the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals.
  • Uses considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.
  • Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor. May interact with peers and/ormanagement levels at a client and/or within Accenture.
  • Determines methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance. Decisions often impactthe team in which they reside.
  • Manages small teams and/or work efforts at aclient or within Accenture.
Basic Qualifications

    • Deep knowledge of Cloud Computing (SaaS, PaaS) and, either through work at industry participants or consulting to the industry
    • Strong background in Cloud Computing solutions – cloud computing strategy, systems design, implementation and management
    • and other certifications, required
    • Experience with the APEX data loader; web services API Strong leadership skills
    • Ability to meet travel requirements, when applicable
    • Bachelor's Degree                 

Preferred Skills

    • Strong background in Cloud Computing solutions – cloud computing strategy, systems design, implementation and management
    • Consulting experience with medium to large consulting firms focusing on cloud computing related consulting (storage, SaaS, multi-tenant computing, large scale computing environments, etc)
    • Demonstrated knowledge of XML, SQL, HTTP/HTTPS, and EAI processes
    • Familiarity with multiple implementation standards and methodologies
    • Programming Languages – APEX, VisualForce, Familiarity with ANT and Eclipse tools for working with the IDE
    • Very strong work ethic with a customer service focus (high intensity)

Professional Skill Requirements

  • Ability to articulate and clearly communicate solution scope, timeline, and benefits with client stakeholders
  • Strong interpersonal, team building, organizational and motivational skills
  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.
  • Desire to work in an information systems environment
  • Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated leadership in professional setting either military or civilian
  • Demonstrated team work and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian.
Accenture does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis covered by local law. Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


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 approximately 373,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at

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