Perficient, Inc. Lead Salesforce Technical Consultant in Livonia, Michigan

Lead Salesforce Technical Consultant Job Location(s)US-MI-LivoniaJob ID 2018-5168 # of Openings 1 Category Technology Experts - Technical Consultant OverviewAt 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.About Our Salesforce Business Unit –Perficient is a Gold Cloud Alliance Partner offering a variety of consulting and development services for the Salesforce Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Chatter, Communities/Portals and the Force.com 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.Perficient currently has a career opportunity for a Lead Salesforce Technical Consultant in our Detriot, MI location.Job Overview:As a Lead Salesforce Technical Consultant you will participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle on the Salesforce platform, which includes estimating, technical design, implementation, documentation, testing, deployment and support of application developed for our clients. As a member working in a team environment you will work with solution architects and developers on interpretation/translation of wireframes and creative designs into functional requirements, and subsequently into technical design. Responsibilities•Analyze, design, implement and test customized software applications built on Salesforce’s Force.com 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.Qualifications•Minimum 10 years of professional experience with the Salesforce Eco-System.•At least 2 full project implementations on the Salesforce Platform that exploit the full capabilities (discover, design, implement and optimize) of Salesforce– is a MUST.•At least 5 years of experience in a professional services company, consulting firm, or agency•Have a solid understanding of delivery methodology and lead teams in the implementation of the solution according to the design/architecture.•Experience in project and solution estimation and team structure definition.•Fluent and current on architecture trends with an eye on market/technical conditions and future direction.•Experience in defining new architectures and ability to drive an independent project from an architectural stand point.•Demonstrated success in performing work and managing complex and/or large consulting projects.•Proficient in authoring, editing and presenting technical documents.•Ability to elicit requirements and communicate clearly with non-technical individuals, development teams, and other ancilla