Cloud First - CPQ Technical Architect

Title: Cloud First - CPQ Technical Architect
Location: USA
Job Number: 00421577
Join the Accenture Cloud First team and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.
Accenture is a leader in helping organizations move to the cloud to take advantage of a new era of service delivery and flexibility, where applications, infrastructure and business processes are brought together and delivered As-a-Service. Accenture?s Cloud First agenda offers comprehensive, industry-focused cloud services including strategy, implementation, migration and managed services, and assets including the Accenture Cloud Platform that can drive broader transformational programs for clients. Accenture has worked on more than 13,000 cloud computing projects for clients, including three-quarters of the Fortune Global 100, and has more than 17,000 professionals trained in cloud computing.
People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.
Job Description
Software as a Service professionals demonstrate skills and experience related to Software as a Service (SaaS) - software delivery model in which software and associated data are centrally hosted on the cloud. professionals demonstrate skills in which is the leader in CRM solutions for customer relationship management software and cloud computing.
Accenture Cloud First ? Quote to Cash is seeking an experienced Technical Architect in implementing CPQ and CLM products with enterprise clients in our Quote To Cash business. The ideal candidate will be able to design technical architecture that would include integration and authentication across systems. The CPQ Technical Architect will work closely with our clients, the vendor team, and our internal delivery teams in developing the architecture.
Key Responsibilities
Collaborate with Functional team to determine how best to implement solution (decisions around declarative vs programmatic vs AppExchange, etc).
Escalation Point for technical issues.
Solution components that are in or outside of the Salesforce platform:
Expert platform knowledge.
Integration (including a technology/not just) and data Migration.
End to End Technical Solutions.
Play TA role on projects: typically part-time on more than 1 project at a time.
People Manager have regular 1-on-1s, perform annual reviews, etc).
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.
Qualifications: Basic Qualifications
Strong background in Cloud Computing solutions ? cloud computing strategy, systems design, implementation and management
Minimum 1 year of Cloud based Quote to Cash ? CPQ/CLM specific experience
Ability and willingness to travel 50-75%
Preferred Skills
Experience with the APEX data loader; web services API
Strong background in Cloud Computing solutions ? cloud computing strategy, systems design, implementation and management
Deep knowledge of Cloud Computing (SaaS, PaaS) and , either through work at industry participants or consulting to the industry and other certifications
Prior experience with Apttus or Steelbrick/Salesforce CPQ
Consulting experience with medium to large consulting firms focusing on cloud computing related consulting (storage, SaaS, multi-tenant computing, large scale computing environments, etc)
Demonstrated knowledge of XML, SQL, HTTP/HTTPS, and EAI processes
Familiarity with multiple implementation standards and methodologies
Programming Languages ? APEX, VisualForce, Familiarity with ANT and Eclipse tools for working with the IDE
Very strong work ethic with a customer service focus (high intensity)
15 years of consulting experience preferred; executive level sales support experience in consulting/professional services
Bachelor?s degree in a related field preferred
Professional Skill Requirements
Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment
Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
Desire to work in an information systems environment
Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Excellent leadership and management skills
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 (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status). Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Equal Employment Opportunity All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, 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 by federal, state, or local law. Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process. Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women. Job: Technology Architecture 26d51e421fc14392a4a344f6870bcaa9

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