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Salesforce Developer

Lansing, Michigan
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21 Jul 2022
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Job Category

Customer Success Group

Job Details

Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, the Worlds Most Innovative Company according to Forbes, and one of Fortunes 100 Best Companies to Work For six years running. The growth, innovation, and Aloha spirit of Salesforce are driven by our incredible employees who thrive on delivering success for our customers while also finding time to give back through our 1/1/1 model, which leverages 1% of our time, equity, and product to improve communities around the world. Salesforce is a team sport, and we play to win. Join us!

Salesforce Technical Consultants deliver solutions that transform our customers businesses and their customers experiences. This role involves working with teams to discover, design, code and deploy Salesforce Platform solutions. 75% of this role involves programming, using Apex (Salesforces Java-like language), JavaScript, and other development languages and tools.

  • Participate in the full application life cycle - design, development, testing, and deployment
  • Interact with customers, project teams, and other stakeholders to ensure customer success
  • Design, develop and integrate Salesforce apps and components with back-office systems using modern web tools and technologies
  • Work with technical teams and architects to finalize architectural specifications - and create solution and integration designs
  • Develop proofs of concept as needed during the design and requirements phase to evaluate products and integration strategies
  • Validate application code using unit tests, security tests, and profiling tools
  • Assist in identifying, troubleshooting, and resolving defects encountered during various stages of project delivery, including during the deployment and implementation of the solution in production environments
  • Produce project documentation, including functional and technical designs, and end-user guides
  • Grow with Salesforce by learning and implementing our latest technologies
  • Maintain standards and best practices and educate our team
  • Mentor developers, while learning from others
  • Review Salesforce Release Notes to have familiarity with new additions and enhancements
  • Contribute to internal practice development initiatives (e.g. re-usable assets, hiring, etc.) to bring impact to Salesforce professional services
  • Travel is infrequent, varying with consultant preference and client requirements
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or a related major
  • 2+ years of professional object-oriented development experience
  • Proficiency with Apex, Java or C#; SOQL or SQL; and Lightning Web Components or web development is desirable
  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS and JavaScript is desirable; work with JS frameworks is a bonus
  • Experience with modern IDEs (VSCode, IntelliJ), version control (Git, SVN), Agile tools (JIRA) and DevOps is desirable
  • Understanding of Agile, Scrum, or other iterative development methodologies
  • Proficiency with data modeling
  • Advocates for and adheres to the usage of defined Coding Standards
  • Salesforce certifications are preferred but not required
  • Salesforce Certified Platform Developer I
  • Salesforce Certified App Builder
  • Salesforce Certified Administrator
  • Salesforce Certified JavaScript Developer I
Desired Attributes
  • Strong people skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Results-driven, resilient, tenacious, with a drive to succeed in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to change
  • Positive attitude; ability to motivate others
For Colorado-based roles: Minimum annual salary of $87,000. You may also be entitled to receive bonus and benefits.


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  • Job Reference: 663998995-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter:, Inc
  • Location: Lansing, Michigan
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent