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Senior Salesforce Implementation Consultant

Senior Salesforce Implementation Consultant

ID 
2018-1395
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 
2/2/2018
Category 
Information Technology

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Overview

SoluStaff is recruiting a Senior Salesforce Implementation consultant for our customer, located in center city Philadelphia.  The consultant will assess a large, ongoing project to replace a complex legacy system with a custom Salesforce implementation. The consultant will lead efforts to ensure the viability of project delivery, and help quantify the risks involved in continuing with the current project approach. The consultant will represent our customer, and act as a trusted advisor, in the assessment of a third-party vendor’s implementation schedule, deliverables, consistency with business requirements and best practices.

Responsibilities

  • Analyze the implementation vendor’s Statement of Work (SOW) for the system implementation contract and other contract documentation associated with the project
  • Analyze the implementation vendor’s project documentation and software deliverables to-date
  • Analyze and expand upon prior health check(s) and/or assessment(s) of the system
  • Create reports and deliver presentations to the customer’s Senior Leadership Team communicating facts, opinions and recommendations regarding the viability of project delivery
  • Perform other tasks associated with planning and executing the replacement of the legacy system
  • Coordinate and perform quality assurance, auditing and independent verification and validation activities on a complex legacy system replacement initiative.
  • Advise client and project teams on approach alternatives based on best practice and appropriate application of methodologies.
  • Serve as an independent third-party advisor in the best interests of the project.
  • Review project contract documentation including but not limited to SOWs, Requirements Compliance Matrices and Change Orders
  • Review delivered project software and project artifacts to verify work products meet specified goals
  • Assess and evaluate processes and approaches in the context of both short and long-term project goals.
  • Make and document observations and related recommendations for improvements in both informal and formal communication, written and verbal.
  • Participate in project meetings as required to perform the work.
  • Review and provide feedback on opportunities for improvement within project deliverables as assigned.
  • Lead or participate in team meetings

Qualifications

  • PMP certification through PMI preferred
  • MUST have prior experience with enterprise Salesforce implementations. Salesforce certifications preferred.
  • At least 5 years of project management experience within the last ten years working on large (over $5M),complex IT Project(s) as a Lead Project Manager.
  • Prior experience with technology projects in an IV&V capacity
  • At least 3-years of IV&V experience preferably on large and complex IT Project(s) as an IV&V Lead Manager.
  • Strong understanding of IEEE Software Standards and Recommendations
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills relatable to all levels across an organization.
  • Bachelor’s Degree and at least 10 years’ experience performing same or similar work.
  • Strong Microsoft office suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) experience.