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Internship: Salesforce development tools research

Job Location: Heerlen

Regional Description: Netherlands

Job Number: 00530688


- Job description

SalesForce Development Tools Research Internship


Salesforce is the primary enterprise offering within the Salesforce1 Platform. It provides companies with an interface for case management and task management, and a system for automatically routing and escalating important events. The Salesforce customer portal provides customers the ability to track their own cases, includes a social networking plug-in that enables the user to join the conversation about their company on social networking websites, provides analytical tools and other services including email alert, Google search, and access to customers' entitlement and contracts.


For developing and maintaining SalesForce there is the standard development SalesForce web interface. But there are some additional tools required in order order to develop SalesForce. Also, there are several IDE’s to choose from when developing SalesForce. It will be your job to research the different tools required to develop SalesForce and research the different IDE’s with their pro’s and cons. You will write a research report listing the tools and comparing the IDE’s with a conclusion on which one suits the best for the maintenance team in Heerlen and should become the standard tool. Also you will provide a working demo of the advised IDE.


During this internship you will work alongside the SalesForce maintenance team in Heerlen. The Accenture Heerlen office is located at the Brightlands Smart Services Campus. This is our designated location for delivering nearshore maintenance and development for our SalesForce clients in the Netherlands and western Europe.



• Bachelor student in IT or related;
• Preferably experienced with Java, Javascript and HTML/CSS;
• Motivated, eager and willing to learn;
• Fluent in English and Dutch;
• Period: min. 3 months

Place in the Organization

Accenture is one of the world's largest independent providers of technology services. Our Technology professionals lead and implement highly complex technology projects. Working with clients, they design, develop and deliver a wide range of challenging and global IT projects. Within our Cloud Technologies capability you will be joining a team of SalesForce Developers, functional experts and Architects in building the SalesForce near shore maintenance team for the Netherlands and western Europe. Your work location will be the Brightlands Smart Services Campus in Heerlen.


What can you expect from Accenture?

The Accenture Innovation Center for Smart Services in Heerlen is a new and growing office which you can contribute to in many ways. You will be working at the Brightlands Smart Services Campus in an innovative environment together with talented colleagues within your area of expertise. Within Accenture we offer you a work environment with a focus on your personal development, in which you will receive a lot of responsibility. You work together with talented colleagues from all over the world on challenging projects for the highest ranked international businesses.


• You will receive a compensation and a laptop;
• You will gain knowledge and expertise of Accenture;
• You will gain experience within a large international consulting firm;
• You will expand your professional network


We are looking forward to meet you! Apply directly online and send us your cv and application letter. For more information about this vacancy you can contact Mandy Sabel at telephone number +31 205723472 or via An assessment will be part of the selection procedure.


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.



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