Salesforce Developer (No C2C or Sponsorship) in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/1/2019

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Job Description

Experienced Salesforce Developers-our client has an immediate opportunity for 2 Salesforce Developers; don't let your resume get lost in the shuffle - let us work for you! At Vaco, we give you an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with IT hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the information technology market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If your background is in IT as a Salesforce Developer, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

Job Summary

The Salesforce Developer will be responsible for design, development, testing and delivery in support of full application lifecycle projects, utilizing both commercial and custom-developed software through partnership with Business and Technology stakeholders throughout the organization.

The Developer must be able to communicate and interface well with peers and user groups who have varying degrees of technical ability. He/she must have the ability to understand documented and verbal user requirements and be able to translate these into a technical reality that is efficient, extendable and maintainable.

To succeed in this role, you must be able to work directly with the platform, diagnose and resolve technical issues, and implement customized applications. You must be motivated, a self-starter, detail oriented, have excellent problem-solving skills, and take ownership of work. You must thrive on working with complex problems and finding and creating simple solutions that address business needs.


  • Serve as a technical designer/developer for Sales & Marketing applications, centered around the platform; understand and communicate functionality, identify issues and develop solutions that are scalable and cost-effective.
  • Partner with various product owners and stakeholders from Sales, Marketing, Services and Finance to implement and rollout new cloud applications, integrations and platform enhancements.
  • Collaborate with business teams, members of other IT departments and liaise effectively with external vendor development teams in achievement of business objectives.
  • Gather, analyze and document technical requirements for new projects & enhancements to existing solutions and correction of production issues reported by end users.
  • Perform application configuration and deployment activities in and other IT-supported platforms.
  • Work with middleware platforms to design, develop and deploy integration services which operate efficiently and accurately in a global environment. Experience with iPaaS platforms is preferable.
  • Partner with business stakeholders to analyze, understand and improve sales & marketing operations to support employee productivity and customer success.
  • Design and document system data flows, integration mappings, object models, and other relevant technical aspects of the platform. Develop and maintain system documentation library.
  • Ability to design scalable enterprise solutions and write technical specifications and non-functional requirements for other team members and/or development partners.
  • Adhere to and improve upon code development standards, sandbox strategies and implementation best practices.
  • Operate effectively using Agile and Scrum application development methodologies and support continuous improvement of technical delivery processes.
  • Ability to dive deep and research system issues, resolve user problems and escalate as necessary.
  • Assist in execution of unit, integration, regression and user acceptance test plans, including business use cases and generation of test data.
  • Support & execute change control best practices and ongoing management of internal SDLC processes along with promoting changes to production environments per established standards.
  • Must be flexible to engage on a wide spectrum of projects and exhibit capacity to quickly learn new skills & technologies when necessary.


  • Must possess an open mind to embrace new technologies, development techniques and project methodologies.
  • BS degree in Software Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
  • 3+ years of direct work experience in Salesforce/ development, preferably supporting Sales & Marketing solutions.
  • Experience with participating in collaborative development efforts across a hybrid team of both internal and external developers residing in distributed locations.
  • Demonstrated understanding and proficiency in APEX language, triggers, controllers, components, Visual Force, SOAP/REST APIs, outbound messaging and JSON.
  • 2+ Years of Experience with client-side scripting (Javascript).
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented development concepts and design patterns.
  • Strong functional understanding of usage within an integrated, full-cycle, lead-to-cash operational environment that is global in scale.
  • Prior development experience with Salesforce community sites and customer self-service portals is beneficial.
  • Previous experience in integrating Salesforce with Marketing Automation platforms is desirable. Working knowledge of Pardot is a plus.
  • Experience with enterprise-scale integration strategies, platforms and techniques supporting data exchange to-and-from Prior integration development using the Dell Boomi platform is preferred.
  • Must be comfortable analyzing data, identifying trends and correcting data quality issues
  • Strong and effective written and verbal communications skills with the ability to collaborate with team members and business stakeholders at different levels of the organization.
  • Must be comfortable with juggling multiple priorities with the ability to manage time effectively.
  • Excellent problem-solving, analytical and investigative skills.

Nice to Have

  • Achieved or working towards Salesforce Platform Developer certifications.
  • Development experience using Salesforce Lightning framework, Einstein Analytics and/or Heroku is beneficial.
  • Experience creating and executing unit, integration and user acceptance test plans is preferred.
  • Experience operating within an Agile/Scrum software development methodology.
  • Prior usage of Agile project tracking tools such as JIRA, Confluence, etc. (or the like) is preferred.

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