Job Description :
Role: Salesforce Program Manager
Location: San Francisco, CA (Starting Remote)

We need candidates who have worked in Consulting companies only. (Accenture, Deloitte, Infosys, Cognizant ect) They are looking to close ASAP.
Interview Process : 2 Rounds of Persistent Interview and then minimum one client round.

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Own and drive strategic client engagements leveraging structured program governance process and measurable Program performance Indicators
Engage with client key stakeholders and enable collaborative communication model for proactive risk mitigation and value articulation
Understand existing technical and political landscape and drive discussions to create a win-win scenario
Collaborate and work with cross-functional business and IT teams for solution design and implementation of new capabilities
Work with multiple project managers and oversee multiple streams of work/projects
Mentor and coach project managers for best practice implementation using collaborative discussions.
Define, implement and oversee project management processes in accordance with client engagement and enable effective implementation in a multi shore project execution environment
Coordinate and manage project execution in multi-shore and dual-shore environment
Be the champion and go-to person for all Salesforce projects within the client environment for allocated account(s)
Participate in Salesforce practice development by championing engagement processes, solutions designs and practice areas
Create and present professional business class presentations as part of ongoing client engagement and other practice needs
Effectively engage and communicate with senior executives both – within client organizations and Persistent executive team

SKILL AND EXPERIENCE
Minimum 12+ years of experience at Enterprise-level Project/Program Management and Governance
Minimum 7+ years of Salesforce implementation.
Able to communicate with CxO’s
Highly skilled in driving and managing business discussion including Planning, JAD and Change Management discussions
Certified SCRUM Master and SAFe process evangelist
Certified Salesforce consultant in various Salesforce modules/components.
Knowledge of other technologies in Salesforce ecosystem like CPQ, MuleSoft, etc., desirable
Ability to review and provide recommendation for design document based on industry best practice
Project Management experience using Waterfall, Agile and Iterative processes
Budgeting, Estimation and Projection Management for the assigned business/accounts. Effective resource allocation and billability management
Familiarity with Industry best practices in software and solutions development
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to convert concepts into professional documents including but not limited to professional presentations.
Understanding of Cloud technology, Big Data and its application in Digital Transformation solutions.