Salesforce Technical Architect - Auckland/Wellington

New Zealand Auckland JOB NO. 00782411

Job Description

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 technical architecture solutions that span multiple Salesforce Clouds (Sales, Service, Marketing, Analytics, Social, Communities) and include integration and authentication across systems; manage the development lifecycle to ensure the delivery of highly secure solutions that are optimized for performance and built to scale; articulate design considerations, trade-offs, benefits, and recommendations for a technical architecture.

 

Key responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the Functional team to determine how best to implement solution (decisions around declarative vs programmatic vs AppExchange, etc.);

  • Be the key escalation point for technical issues;

  • Provide expert platform knowledge to the project team;

  • Provide knowledge and guidance to the project team on Salesforce security best practices;

  • Provide knowledge and guidance to the project team on Salesforce integration patterns, best practice;

  • Provide knowledge and guidance to the project team on Salesforce data migration best practices; Own the End to End Technical Solution on the project.



Qualifications

Skills Required:

  • One or more current Salesforce certifications (Administrator/Advanced Administrator, Platform Developer 1 or 2, App Builder, Sales/Service Cloud) is highly preferred

  • One or more current Salesforce Architect Academy certifications (Development Lifecycle and Deployment, Integration Architecture, Data Architecture and Management) is highly preferred

  • Salesforce Technical Architect certification is preferred

  • Knowledge of Salesforce Architecture patterns and best practices

  • Knowledge of Salesforce Best Practices using Apex and Visualforce

  • Knowledge of Salesforce Integration Patterns

  • Knowledge of Salesforce release and environment management

Experience Required:

  • 8+ years project experience in a hands-on technical leadership position      

  • 5+ years of experience with Salesforce in a development or configuration capacity, 8+ years of experience highly preferred

  • Experience with agile / scrum and waterfall development methodologies

About Accenture

 

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 maximize overall performance.

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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