Salesforce Consultant

Posted 13 May by Walsh Employment

Salesforce Consultant


To £70K plus extensive benefits package

Role Definition:

As Information Technology Financial Services specialists, we are looking to enhance our growing Salesforce Practice by recruiting Salesforce Consultants to work with one of our Financial Services clients. The successful candidates will bring Salesforce experience and expertise for design and delivery of solutions on behalf of Intellect Design Arena for our client.

There is an expectation of primarily working alongside the client onsite in Cirencester for the majority of each working week. There will be an opportunity for one and on occasion potentially two days of home working each week.

What You Will Do:

  • Work alongside the client, Salesforce appointed architects, and the Intellect Salesforce development team through discovery, design and delivery of solutions
  • Liaise with stakeholders and teams throughout the product lifecycle to provide expert knowledge and guidance for design and delivery of solutions
  • Provide mentoring, coaching and support to both the Intellect Salesforce practice (onshore and offshore) and to the client
  • Estimate work efforts required for each phase of a project; direct design, development, and implementation responsibility (with and without 3rd party development support)
  • Provide product and technical expertise when scoping complex projects and related integrations
  • Primarily build Salesforce solutions using configuration. The intention is use clicks over code at every opportunity
  • Provide product and technical expertise when scoping complex projects and related integrations
  • Review code and solution summaries where appropriate to ensure adherence to best practices and fit-for-purpose development
  • Data migration & integration using data transfer tools (i.e. Talend, Mulesoft and AWS)
  • Participate and lead internal and external learning and sharing activities, including conferences and technical presentations
  • Integration monitoring, trouble-shooting, and future integration requirement assessment, design, and development
  • Documentation and knowledge sharing; technical, business process, best practice, reference architecture, etc
  • Act as CRM trusted advisor in support of business unit projects through all phases of requirement gathering, dissemination of requirements to 3rd party development team if applicable, design, testing, and deployment; product demonstration and use-case modelling, business process development and related configuration, alignment and buy-in with stakeholders, direct support of business unit staff during launch, etc
  • Engagement of vendor Support groups, exceptional working knowledge of Salesforce support channels for application development and management

What you will bring to the role:

  • Be an ideas person and problem solver as well as someone who is prepared to get hands on with development
  • Be a collaborator who loves working with and learning from people with different skills, background, perspectives and experience
  • Be a natural initiative taker who brings the best out in others, an excellent listener who can help to grow our business without compromising existing relationships, standards, integrity or culture
  • Expert technical understanding and systems integration experience with Salesforce Platforms including Sales, Service, Financial Services, Community, Marketing and App Cloud
  • Multiple Salesforce Certifications across Admin (Admin/Advanced Admin), Development (App Builder, Platform Developer) and Cloud (Sales and Service)
  • Stakeholder management. Ability to convey technical information to all audiences with ease, as well as engaging and managing stakeholders effectively
  • Ability to gather business requirements working with the client, driving out answers to business problems
  • Strong understanding of how to build and support highly scalable and reliable solutions on Salesforce Platform
  • Hands on experience of building Lightning components, Lightning Connect, Lightning App Builder, Lightning Scheme Builder and Lightning Framework
  • Expertise in Salesforce workflows, UI design, reporting, dashboards and application roll outs
  • Hands on experience with both Agile (SCRUM, SAFE or LEAN) and Waterfall methodologies
  • Multiple Salesforce Project Deployments including release and environment management
  • Must have the right to live and work in the United Kingdom

Desired Skills:

  • 5yrs + as a Consultant in a mid/large organisation
  • 5yrs + Salesforce Platform Design and Development Experience
  • Experience of relational databases and data modelling.
  • Good knowledge of Web Development (e.g. Java, Javascript, SOAP, Restful Services, HTTP etc).
  • Experience with version control tools (e.g. Github, BitBucket).
  • Experience of continuous integration tools.
  • Hands on experience of Salesforce integration with Mulesoft, Talend and AWS.
  • Experience of Test Automation tools.

· Experience of delivering IT solutions to Financial Services

  • A graduate degree is highly desirable.

Salesforce Consultant

Salesforce Consultant

Required skills

  • Consulting
  • Financial Services
  • Web Development
  • Technology Solutions

Application questions

Do you have 5yrs Salesforce Platform Design and Development Experience?
Can you show experience of relational databases and data modelling?
Do you have hands on experience of Salesforce integration with Mulesoft, Talend and AWS?
Do you have experience of delivering IT solutions to Financial Services?
Can you show experience of continuous integration tools?

Reference: 40351971

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