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Cloud First - Salesforce Technical Lead (Lightning)

Job Location: MA - Boston, NY - New York, PA - Philadelphia, PA - Pittsburgh

Regional Description: Northeast

Job Number: 00583290


- Job description

ARE YOU READY to step up to the New and take your technology expertise to the next level?  
Do you have a passion for using new technologies to make a positive impact on business and community? Want a role that provides you with a sense of purpose and satisfaction? Then join Accenture Technology’s Cloud First group and build a rewarding career improving the way the world works and lives, as you help clients shift to the New using leading-edge technologies on some of the coolest projects you can imagine.  
Focus on leading cloud technology based solutions like SFDC, Google, Pegasystems and other emerging Cloud Applications to offer comprehensive, industry-focused cloud services that includes strategy, implementation, migration and managed services. Drive broader transformational programs for clients. Thrive in our highly collaborative, digitally-driven and innovation-led environment. Nurture your talent for thoughtful and game changing solutions in our inclusive culture that values diversity of ideas, experiences and backgrounds. 
Job Description 
The Technical Lead (Lightning) will have day-to-day management of our technical team, onshore and offshore. You’ll oversee programmatic elements, Integration, Data Migration, and we’ll need you to have a strong understanding of the Salesforce platform, and basic to intermediate understanding of integrations, single sign, security, etc. (Mulesoft, Informatica, other ETL tools a huge plus). You’ll coordinate offshore usage with a Solution Architect and Project Manager. You’ll lead development of customized components, so we’re looking for candidates who can get their hands dirty and jump in and write code if necessary (Apex, Visualforce). We love to talk with candidates who have a long term goal of being a Technical Architect. 
We can hire for this role anywhere in the US,  as long as you are located near an Accenture office, and willing and able to travel domestically approximately 80% of the time to meet client needs.  
Typical Day Snapshot - Technical Lead (Lightening) 
  • Architect complex technical Cloud CRM solutions 
  • You’ll be responsible for environment management 
  • Integrate multiple technologies with 
  • Architect, design, and develop advanced customizations utilizing and 
  • Manage technical project team members (onshore and offshore) 
  • Running workshops, working closely with client, able to talk about tradeoffs e.g. terms of config vs code 
  • Map functional requirements to features and functionality 
  • Disseminate best practices on solution positioning and delivery 
  • Mentor junior team members in technology,, Integration Technologies, and best practices 
  • Oversee code reviews 
  • Support pre-sales activities inclusive of participating in sales calls and proposal development 
  • Manage offshore resources and provide technical specs to developers 
Basic Qualifications 
  • Minimum of 6 months Lightning experience 
  • Minimum of 2 years experience developing Salesforce customizations (Apex/VF), integrations, and developing and executing data migrations 
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in technology implementation for full lifecycle enterprise software projects. 
Preferred Skills 
  • A minimum of 4 years of experience in technology implementation for full lifecycle enterprise software projects 
  • Prior experience managing developers 
  • Well rounded in both functional and technical aspects of a CRM engagement 
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills 
  • Combination of business analysis and technology implementation experience 
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment and be creative within a team 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent 
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture 
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.  
Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. 
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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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