Reference # 19-00535 Title Senior Salesforce Developer
Location Scottsdale, ARIZONA
Position Type Direct Placement
Experience Level Direct Placement
Start Date / End Date 30-07-2019 --- 30-11--0001
Description The Senior Salesforce Developer will focus on building and managing Salesforce applications. The Senior Developer will work with the IT project teams to serve various departments. The position will focus on development of new applications and enhancements, as well as support of existing systems.

As a Senior Salesforce Developer, the role involves performing code reviews and managing daily tasks of other junior & mid-level developers. The position needs to be highly aware of the overall strategy of the Salesforce platform and integration points. The position will work closely with other senior team leads and architects to assist with design reviews and architecture workshops. Software projects are executed primarily using Scrum methodology, but some initiatives and sustainment development work may be executed in Waterfall or Kanban methods.

Essential Functions:

  • Work with IT project managers, business analysts, and senior software developers to evaluate project requirements, create technical designs and implement changes within the Salesforce instance
  • Manage applicable phases of systems implementations (e.g. configuration, customization, integration, data migration)
  • Participates in software specification, gap analysis, and requirements analysis.
  • Develops and refines proofs-of-concepts to confirm requirements
  • Leverages design patterns and best practices for application development
  • Testing, including defining/supporting user acceptance testing (UAT) and gathering feedback from pre-release testers
  • Log, track, and manage issues, bugs, and enhancement/ features requests logged in JIRA
  • Participate in software release and post-release activities, including end-user training and support (e.g. developing demos)
  • On-going systems administration, maintenance, and support functions
  • Follow and work within project work plans and timelines to meet changing needs and requirements
  • Capture, mitigate and /or escalate issues in a timely fashion
  • Ensure consistency of specifications across sub-systems
  • Write and/or review deliverables, end-user guides, support documentation
  • Contribute to additional projects such as API integrations or web development, as needed


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science strongly preferred
  • 7 or more years of progressive development will be considered in place of a degree
  • 5 or more years of object oriented programming experience: Java or C# preferred
  • Hands-on Salesforce development experience required: Lightning, Apex classes and triggers, SOQL, and Visual Force
  • Salesforce development certifications a strong plus
  • Experience with Sales Cloud, Marketing Cloud, Service Cloud, and Field Service Lightning a strong plus
  • Experience with relational databases a strong plus: SQL queries, views, and stored procedures
  • Experience with web applications a strong plus: HTML, Javascript, XML, web services (SOAP or REST)
  • Experience with entire software development lifecycle (Agile, Scrum, Waterfall, Kanban)
  • Proven experience with integrated systems required
  • Software Performance Tuning
  • Software Design, Debugging, Development, Documentation, and Testing
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Flexibility and attitude to achieve tight deadlines
  • Solid, detail-oriented documentation skills
  • Strong balance of business and technical skills and ability to "translate technical concepts clearly to non-technical decision-makers
  • Rapidly adapt and respond to changes in environment and priorities
  • Ability to work with a complex stakeholder group across geographical boundaries
  • Ability to work creatively, propose ideas and contribute to working groups\