Accenture FEDERAL - Salesforce Business Analyst in Arlington, Virginia
Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Arlington, VA - Washington DC
Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company that helps clients transform bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes. We serve every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Our 9,000 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with clients at the heart of the nation's priorities in defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and health to make a difference for the people they employ, serve, and protect.
The Sr. SFDC Business Analyst will lead requirements management, customer management, and acceptance criteria definition on a major federal government project.
Facilitate requirements workshops, documenting detailed functional, technical, reporting & data requirements.
Gather, create and document current and future business process flows.
Conduct analysis of systems specifications and use analysis / diagramming tools to represent business / technical processes.
Responsible for carrying out business, testing and training requirements gathering; BPR leads, workflow analysis, gap analysis, user stories, test case development and functional design. Offers analysis throughout all phases of the project lifecycle.
Tests salesforce configuration and setup, test case development, performance and load testing, End to End testing, and functional/regression testing.
Provide support to Salesforce users in sales and service teams, and act as the primary point of contact for end-user support.
Engage with business stakeholders to gather/analyze requirements and map them to solutions that leverage salesforce functionality.
Demonstrate Salesforce capabilities to solve business problems by implementing Proof of Value pilots and producing the supporting documentation.
Migrate meta data between salesforce environments using change sets and other tools such as Snapshot as needed.
Collaborate with end-users to create and maintain training materials.
Manage relationships with stakeholders to achieve project goals.
Maintain collaborative relationships with external vendors to achieve project goals, where necessary.
Participate in the evolution of team best practices, standards and policies.
Stay current with the periodic Salesforce releases and leverage the updates applicable to the ORG.
Support all Salesforce releases and ensure system uptime as per the SLA.
Be part of a fast paced agile scrum team and participate in planning, documentation, execution, testing, and launch of projects.
Advanced experience in general Business Analysis
Salesforce.com Service Cloud and Sales Cloud experience
Solution Architect experience on implementation projects
Force.com platform experience
Data Migration experience
Additional Salesforce.com Certifications
Background with architecture concepts (integration styles, architecture styles, patterns)
Experience with Oracle-Siebel
Agile and Iterative experience
An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
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