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Senior Salesforce Developer
Ref No.: 18-04463
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 05/08/2018
 My direct client is hiring an Advanced Salesforce Developer in Boston, MA.
Location: Boston, MA
Duration: 6-12+ months
Rate: Competitive and dependent upon experience
Start Date: ASAP
Job Description
My client is looking for an energetic Developer to support the technical needs of their platform.   You'll have an opportunity to implement new and exciting technologies and have a chance to make an impact to both the client and to the patients that they serve. You'll interact closely and directly with our business partners to help them solve their critical business problems.  These business partners include our Sales, Marketing, Field Medical, Government Affairs, and Patient Services teams amongst others.  The role will work within a team of Client, Admins and Devs to deliver innovative solutions to our client's business partners.   The role's responsibilities will include the following and may take on additional responsibilities as needed:
  • Develop technical solutions aligned with business objectives;  Lead technical design sessions; identify gaps between current and desired end states
  • Lead and mentor team of Salesforce Admin, Devs & Mobile developers
  • Collaborate with internal business and IT stakeholders to define requirements, deliverables, and set and manage expectations
  • Translate business requirements into well architected solutions that best leverage the Salesforce platform
  • Provide oversight and governance of Salesforce projects
  • Follow and help define coding standards. Lead code reviews during projects to ensure quality and appropriate design patterns are followed
  • Manage the technical delivery of custom development, integrations, and data migration elements of Salesforce efforts
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, or similar technical degree or equivalent experience is preferred.
  • 5+ years programmatic development experience, the majority specifically with Salesforce
  • Expert level understanding of the Salesforce Roadmap, particularly Sales & Service Clouds
Desired Skills:
  • Expert salesforce development skills including Apex, Visualforce, Lightning Components (HTML, JavaScript, CSS), Platform Events, REST, SOAP, Metadata & Streaming APIs
  • Experience with JavaScript libraries including JQuery, Angular, D3 and React.
  • Deep Knowledge of salesforce object model in conjunction with SOQL and SOSL
  • Experience with Java/J2EE and Mobile platform development a plus
  • Very strong communication skills (both written and verbal).  Exhibit an ability to effectively work with both technical and non-technical resources and communicate complex topics clearly and concisely      
  • Certified Platform Developer I at a minimum
  • Certified Platform Developer II a plus
  • Familiarity with platform authentication (SAML, SSO, OAuth)
  • Understanding of architecture and ability to design scalable performance-driven solutions
  • Understanding of Apex Development Patterns, Test Driven Development & Best Practices
  • Understanding of sharing and visibility considerations and how these play into platform architecture
  • Experience with Shield is a plus
  • Knowledge of data integration tools and experience integrating Salesforce with different business systems.  Including:
    • ETL (Informatica)
    • Marketing automation (Marketo)
    • Business Intelligence (Microstrategy)
    • CTI (NewVoiceMedia)
  • Strong understanding of environment management, release management, code versioning best practices, and deployment methodologies
  • Experience in SalesforceDX is a plus
  • Experience with platform security capabilities (TLS, SSL)