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Salesforce Development Architect

Job Description:

What We Are Looking For

Seeking a dynamic individual to become part of our Technology team as the Salesforce Development Architect.

Essential Functions

  • Development Responsibilities

  • Assist project team (PM, BA, SQA, etc.) in developing solutions that help achieve business and technical goals

  • Perform Requirement/Solution Analysis

  • Develop Project Plan

  • Responsible for Project Staffing and Resource allocation

  • Responsible for coordination of tasks between Engineering and other groups

  • Responsible for the review and analysis of Engineering Solutions

  • Provides development support during SQA/UAT

  • Help design and architect the Salesforce Platform as used at NEP

  • Ensures that solutions provided fit into the overall architecture

  • Ensures that solutions provided are flexible, extensible, and scalable

  • Develops and adapts quality software engineering processes that allow the team to provide solutions in our challenging environment within project constraints

  • Provide support as needed to production systems ensuring that both internal and external customer needs are met

  • Identify the risks and plan mitigation for the project(s)

  • Communicate/escalate the project issues to leadership as appropriate

  • Support University System and Department Goals

  • Display a commitment to deliver systems in a timely manner according to business need

  • Motivate staff to deliver quality projects within constraints

  • Lead projects for technologies or systems that may lay outside your background

  • Aggressively work to provide solutions to challenges as they arise

  • Mentor and Coach team members as necessary

  • Possess a positive and constructive attitude

  • Evaluate team member performance

  • Perform other duties as assigned

  • Reasonable and consistent attendance to fulfill requirements of the position

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Proven experience with Software Design and Architecture, especially within the Salesforce Platform

  • Expert skill level with Apex, VisualForce, Lightning, and JavaScript

  • Expert experience with database design concepts and use of SOQL, SOSL, and SQL

  • Able to automate business processes using Salesforce automation tools, such as Process Builder, Workflows, Formulas, Flow, Assignment Rules and email Alerts

  • Salesforce Developer Certification a plus

  • Applies generally accepted programming standards and techniques to assure efficient program logic, data manipulation, and customer user-friendly interfaces.

  • Ensures effective inter- and intra-team communications.

  • Participates in the deployment of new technology.

  • Coordinates and collaborates with coworkers, internal customers, and other project team members

  • Consults with end-users on system requirements; understands, recommends, and provides technical advice.

  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills and maintains a positive, professional image

  • Proficient with Microsoft Word and other applications in the Microsoft Office suite

Education and Experience

  • Master's degree with focus in Computer Science or software development and two (2) years as a software developer/engineer required or Bachelor's degree with focus in Computer Science or Programming and four (4) years as a software developer.

  • Experience in higher education preferred

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • All skills, abilities and education will be considered for minimum qualifications

Working Conditions

This position operates in a remote environment.


CA, Remote

Job Type:

Full Time

Salary Range:

Above $200,000


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