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Salesforce Developer ABVJP00014663
Ref No.: 17-07622
Location: Waukegan, Illinois
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 08/21/2017
Senior Salesforce Developer
Waukegan, IL
4+ month contract

This senior technology position is responsible for defining the functional, technical roadmap for the platform. Responsibilities include:
  • Provide consultative support, define technical solutions. Identify potential risks and impact on operations associated with new solutions
  • Facilitate and review the definition and implementation of standards, methodologies, and best practices that guide the design of technology solutions. 
  • Develop and maintain best practices and standards supporting the platform and drive adoption.
  • Facilitate and Develop Innovative POCs/POTs (proof of concept/proof of technology) exercises to demonstrate feasibility in order to refine and also showcase new capabilities of the platform.
•Work closely with Business Analysts, functional/technical consulting staff and directly with clients to develop technology solutions needed to drive alignment of client needs.
•Providing best practices and presenting additional opportunities to further leverage Salesforce and the platform
•Executing solution design activities such as object modeling and data modeling/mapping, page layout design and rule logic definitions
•Develop, assemble, and maintain a library of model documents, templates, best practices, and other re-usable knowledge assets.
•Promote reusability of functionality within Salesforce platform, including integration components.
•Identify, communicate, and manage risks that may interfere with project execution or success.
•Provide technical architecture strategy and guidance for all Salesforce rollouts, and assist with design for adoption strategy.
•Work effectively on multiple assignments, activities, and projects.
•Leading and contributing to design sessions, and promoting superior design alternatives.
•Advise and enforce development process model from analysis and scope to delivery and measurement.
•Maintain a high awareness of industry issues and trends, particularly in regard to accessibility, usability, and emerging technologies, keeping team members informed as appropriate with a view to incorporating these in future projects and staying ahead of the market.
•Support the full project life cycle, including analysis, design, development, delivery, and post-delivery
Qualification Summary
  • Bachelor's degree and 10+ years of experience in IT architecture working for or consulting to large, F500 companies. Healthcare and Pharmaceutical R&D experience preferred. MBA or Masters in Information Technology desired
  • 5+ years of experience in increasing levels of responsibility developing solutions & applications with at least 3+ years on
  • 5+ years of implementation experience, including development, across the full software development lifecycle
  • Experience with sales cloud, service cloud, chatter, communities etc.
  • Possess detailed knowledge and awareness of emerging trends  and technologies within the Platform
  • Certified on one or more of the following: - Developer, Admin
  • Custom development experience in, visualforce, data loader, Heroku, AWS), integration with other enterprise applications and ecosystem applications
  • Experience with multiple, complex and at least one large implementation project involving multiple releases, change management process and/or multi location deployment
  • Understanding of best practices and design trade-offs, with the ability to communicate design choices
  • Awareness of mobile solutions and considerations
  • Awareness of common third-party solution providers for
  • Knowledge of internet and cloud architecture paradigms
  • Experience in designing/developing Web Services/Rest API to interface with other systems
  • Experience with Enterprise Integration and ETL tools
  • Experience with Javascript, Triggers, .net, Java, HTML5, CSS and Batch Apex
  • Understanding of data, network and single sign on technologies
  • Experience in providing guidance on technology solutions both verbally and through the preparation of written materials in order to build relationships, influence and negotiate.
  • Motivated by the long term.  Results driven, ensuring short-term goals are achieved that support long-term initiatives with an appropriate sense of urgency.