Company: Laureate Education, Inc.
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Job ID 51236BR Date posted 03/24/2021 Institution Walden
University City Columbia
Walden University is currently looking to add Salesforce.com
Developer to drive automation of processes and manage the
integrations to our various business systems for our Salesforce.com
(SFDC) environment. This includes technical design/development,
configuration, maintenance, and integration with other systems.
This position requires excellent communication skills, strong
knowledge and proven experience in Salesforce development, and
delivering complex business solutions catered around Force.com,
Sales and Service cloud, and various technology stacks outside of
Salesforce.com to support integrations. The successful candidate
must be able to work on multiple technical projects or portions at
one time, as well as provide solutions that are highly usable,
scalable, extensible, and maintainable on the Force.com platform.
They will be passionate about their work, self-motivated, detail
oriented and have excellent problem solving abilities. They may
deal with highly ambiguous problems, taking full control and
responsibility for finding solutions, and will drive towards simple
solutions to complex problems.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Experience with SalesForce.com integrations to various systems,
platforms, and data migration.
Be adept at decomposing high-level business needs into
Salesforce.com requirements and explaining detailed technical
concepts at a high level.
Collaborating with other developers within to design solutions
that efficiently deliver the required enhancements on time and
Responsible for developing in Visualforce, Apex, Java, AJAX, and
other technologies to build customized solutions that support
business requirements and drive key business decisions
Designing and delivering enhancements and new functionality to
support the business using the Force.com platform features
including custom objects and fields, workflows, approval processes,
Apex Code and Visualforce.
Develop Salesforce Lightning Aura Components to deliver
top-notch digital experience to internal employees and external
customer community users.
Reduce technical debt by eliminating code redundancy using
modular development design patterns like API-First Approach,
Micro-Services, JWT Tokens and SSO/SAML.
Collaborate with developers, product managers, subject matter
experts and users to communicate the proposed solution vision and
analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs.
Strong analytical skills required, including a thorough
understanding of how to translate requirements into application and
- Research business requirements, document user stories, test
cases and collaborate with SFDC developers to estimate level of
TECHNICAL SKILLS REQUIRED:
To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
required. Incumbents will be evaluated, in part, based on
performance of each essential function. Reasonable accommodations
may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, MIS
or related field
5+ years' application development and design experience
- 3+ years developing solutions in a Salesforce environment
utilizing the following:
APEX, Apex Web Services, Apex Callouts. Apex Classes, Triggers,
Batch Apex, Controllers, Scheduler, Visualforce Pages, Salesforce
Communities, Components, SOQL, SOSL, DML, Email Services, Outbound
Messaging, SOAP API, REST API, Force.com Canvas, Cloud Integration
Experience with web-based programing (Apex, VisualForce,
Jquery, CSS, Bootstrap, HTML5, VBScript, XML, SQL)
Certified Force.com Developer (DEV-401) or Certified Force.com
Advanced Developer (DEV-501) mandatory
Certified Salesforce.com Administrator (ADM-201) or equivalent
Strong working knowledge of Salesforce.com platform
out-of-the-box functionality and configuration
Solid understanding of and detailed experience with
Salesforce.com architecture and API
Strong working knowledge of APEX (classes, triggers and web
services), Visual Force, Salesforce APIs, SOQL, Force.com
Proficiency in HTML, XML, C#/Java and web services
Experience using advanced SQL and Excel skills
Experience using Salesforce data tools (DupeBlocker, Data
Loader, Excel Connector, DemandTools, Sublime or VSCode or Eclipse
Experience integrating Salesforce.com with other applications
via real-time, batch, sync/async
Understanding of UI design principles and best practices
Professional experience in a test-driven and formal QA
development environment, including development/staging/production
(or similar) deployment cycles
In-depth understanding of the capabilities and constraints of
the SFDC CRM application coupled with good understanding of the
business processes (Sales, Marketing, Partner Management, etc.)
Knowledge of Agile development practices, particularly sprint
planning and assessment
Understanding of Enterprise Service bus/Service Oriented
Architecture, especially via TIBCO, highly desirable.
- Knowledge of administrative policies and procedures for
financial and enrollment processes at higher education institutions
is a plus.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering,
MIS or related field
LICENSURE and/or CERTIFICATION
Certified Force.com Platform Developer or equivalent
Certified Force.com Platform Developer - 2 or equivalent
Certified Salesforce.com Administrator or equivalent
- Certified Salesforce.com Service Cloud or equivalent
Equal Employment Opportunity
Our goal is to have a diverse workforce that is representative
of our students and our communities. Laureate is an equal
opportunity employer committed to hiring based upon merit.
Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet
the minimum qualifications and are able to perform with or without
reasonable accommodations. We do not discriminate on the basis of
sex, race, color, religion, age, national origin, physical or
mental disability, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any
other status protected under federal, state, or local law. Pursuant
to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Walden University
is required not to discriminate on the basis of sex in its
educational program or activities, and does not do so. This
prohibition extends to admissions and employment. For more
information on Walden University's Title IX policy, including the
application of Title IX, please click here.
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