Job Description

Salesforce Vlocity Architect
Location: London
Salary: Dependent on Experience + Benefits
Closing Date: 31/08/2021


Accenture will be recruiting at the following career levels: Consultant, Associate Manager, Manager, Senior Manager

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. With our thought leadership and culture of innovation, we apply industry expertise, diverse skill sets and next-generation technology to each business challenge.

We believe in inclusion and diversity and supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise of Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual and Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion and diversity too.

“Across the globe, one thing is universally true of the people of Accenture: We care deeply about what we do and the impact we have with our clients and with the communities in which we work and live. It is personal to all of us.” – Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO

As a team:

We work with some of the largest local, regional and global Salesforce customers, and have all levels of projects – from global, transformational projects, to smaller, innovative projects, POCs and POVs (“Proof of VaIue”) within some of our large customers. We lead the way leveraging new Salesforce offerings, including Health Cloud, Financial Services Cloud, Vlocity, nCino, Mulesoft, Tableau, Field Service, Einstein and others.

You will learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success and diverse ways of thinking. It is in that way we believe that our customers get the best results from their partnership with us.

If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. As part of our global team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job. 

In our team you will learn:

  • How to deliver Salesforce at scale, to deliver measurable client value in some of the most dynamic and challenging environments
  • How industries are different, and how they are the same in some of the challenges they face and problems they are trying to solve – and how Salesforce can be leveraged to serve the needs of the different industry sectors
  • How to shape and deliver solutions concentrated on the core Salesforce offerings, balancing innovation and creativity with client value delivery, stability and scalability
  • How to help our clients and projects benefit from the exceptional and diverse talents and wealth of knowledge and experience we have within our Salesforce practice and beyond
  • How to work with SMEs from other technologies, other partners, our customers and other parts of Accenture to deliver customer success
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Qualifications

As a Salesforce Industries (Vlocity) Architect in Accenture, you will

  • Collaborate with Functional team to determine how best to implement Salesforce Industries solutions
  • Solution components that are within the Salesforce product suite and outside of it, including: Security, Integration and Migration
  • Play TA role on Salesforce Industries projects: typically, part-time on more than 1 project at a time.  
  • In-depth knowledge of key processes in industry-specific CRM solutions (e.g. Quote to Order, MACD, Policy Management)
  • Process modelling tools and best practices
  • Manage and develop a team of more junior technical Salesforce industries architects/ developers
  • Sales Support: Help scope, solution, and estimate sales opportunities alongside a delivery lead. Assist in SOW creation, etc.  
  • Practice Development: Mentor resources, take on leadership roles to expand overall practice capabilities, etc. 
  • Working closely with the clients to understand through workshops Client’s business challenges, complex business processes and requirements. Help to solution based on Vlocity and Salesforce platforms.
  • Minimum of 2 Salesforce Industry (Vlocity) implementation hands on, end-to-end Experience in any Industry- CMT, Insurance, Health, Energy.
  • Help Develop Technical design documentation and delivery.
  • Must have Vlocity Data Model knowledge.
  • Hands-on experience with Vlocity DataRaptor, Vlocity Cards, Vlocity OmniScript, VlocityDX, Vlocity Integration Procedures, Vlocity CPQ, and either Vlocity EPC or Ratings Engine.
  • Must have integration experience using REST, SOAP APi.
  • Experience in Dev Ops for CI/CD using Capado, Bamboo or other tools.
  • Certification in a Vlocity supported industry is a Must
  •  For Senior Developers and Architects Familiar with LWC
  • Expected to be knowledgeable and experienced in the domain.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Depth of experience in technology implementation for full lifecycle enterprise software projects.
  • Experience of technical experience on the Salesforce.com platform.
  • Experience creating the technical architecture for complex Salesforce implementations. 
  • Experience with a Salesforce Industries (or previously Vlocity) product.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience.

Preferred Skills:

  • Strong background in Cloud Computing solutions - cloud computing strategy, systems design, implementation, and management. 
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment and be creative within a team. 
  • Experience with Communications, Healthcare or Financial Services industries (Preferred).
  • Applicants for employment in the UKI must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United Kingdom.

Set yourself apart:

  • Industry specific knowledge and Salesforces value proposition for different industries
  • Familiarity with multiple implementation standards and methodologies
  • Experience working with other technology providers, especially in the cloud/*AAS space
  • Experience of working in a pre-sales cycle (high level estimates, RFPs and other artefacts), especially with tight deadlines

What’s in it for you

At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days vacation per yea, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

Flexibility and mobility are required to deliver this role as there will be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients and partners to enable delivery of the first-class services we are known for.

About Accenture

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 514,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

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, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2021

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

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.

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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