Sr. Salesforce Technical Consultant

Job Location(s) US-CA-San Francisco | US-IL-Chicago
Posted Date 19 hours ago(2/19/2018 1:42 PM)
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Technology Experts - Technical Consultant




At Perficient you’ll deliver mission-critical technology and business solutions to Fortune 500 companies and some of the most recognized brands on the planet. And you’ll do it with cutting-edge technologies, thanks to our close partnerships with the world’s biggest vendors. Our network of offices across North America, as well as locations in India and China, will give you the opportunity to spread your wings, too.


We’re proud to be publicly recognized as a “Top Workplace” year after year. This is due, in no small part, to our entrepreneurial attitude and collaborative spirit that sets us apart and keeps our colleagues impassioned, driven, and fulfilled.


Perficient is currently looking for a Salesforce Sr. Technical Consultant.


About our Salesforce Business Unit: Perficient's Salesforce Business Unit is a Platinum Cloud Alliance Partner offering a variety of consulting and development services for the Salesforce Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Chatter, Communities/Portals and the platform. With experience gained from more than 3,000 cloud computing engagements, Perficient is dedicated to helping customers achieve their objectives and obtain the greatest value from their investments.


The Salesforce Sr. Technical Consultant's  primary role is to analyze, design, implement and test customized software applications built on Salesforce’s platform.


The ideal candidate profile:

  • Has experience in the Salesforce ecosystem
  • Has one or more Salesforce certifications
  • Has knowledge of software architecture and design
  • Has development experience with API, APEX and Visualforce






  • Analyze, design, implement and test customized software applications built on Salesforce’s platform.
  • Lead development of Salesforce functionality using the Salesforce API, APEX, Visualforce and other tools that extend the product.
  • Lead technical requirements gathering and technical design sessions, writing technical design documents under the direction of a Technical Architect
  • Delivery of custom developed Salesforce solutions.
  • Participate in the management and execution of test plans, ensuring quality solutions are delivered.





  • 5+ years of progressive experience as a Configuration Engineer / Developer / Administrator; 2 years of experience
  • com Certified Developer (DEV-401)
  • Strong development experience with the API, APEX and Visualforce, as well as completion of several integration projects in a development and lead technical role
  • Apex development experience on the platform including the ability to write triggers and develop Visualforce pages using best practices
  • Experience with customization (i.e. APIs, APEX & Visualforce) and custom development of the platform
  • Integration experience with XML, HTTP/HTTPS, Java, C++, and ASP environments and a thorough understanding of XML, SQL, and enterprise application integration
  • Familiar with at least few of the latest front end technologies like jQuery/jQuery Mobile, Bootstrap, Angular, Backbone, ExtJS etc.
  • Knowledge of enterprise systems, CRM, SFA, and ERP
  • Must understand and be able to implement configuration changes
  • Ability to map out to process flows and objects in
  • Ability to produce complex technical documentation for mapping objects, processes, and external procedures
  • Data migration and integration experience
  • Experience in handling technical post implementation support


About Perficient

Perficient is a leading technology and management consulting firm serving clients throughout the United States. We are experts in designing, building and delivering business-driven technology solutions. We help our clients gain competitive advantage by using Internet-based technologies to make their businesses more responsive to market opportunities and threats, strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners, improve productivity and reduce information technology costs.


Since 1998, we have delivered successful business-driven technology solutions for hundreds of Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers. During that time, we have grown from a startup to an industry leader with more than 2000 colleagues serving clients from a network of offices across North America and with global delivery centers in China and India.


Deep domain expertise with a variety of technology platforms, strong partnerships with the world's leading vendors, dedicated industry expertise and a broad solutions portfolio differentiates our firm. We use small, expert project teams that deliver high-value, measurable results by working collaboratively with clients through a user-centered, technology-based and business-driven solutions methodology. We believe this approach enhances return-on-investment for our clients by significantly reducing the time and risk associated with designing and implementing business and technology solutions.


Our work is routinely recognized by our partners, trade and industry authorities and most importantly, our clients.


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