Salesforce Developer

Category: Web Development and IT Roles

Salesforce Developer Responsibilities:
Design, code, test and implement new Salesforce software applications to meet project objectives and support new or expanding business objectives.

Salesforce Developer Duties:

  • Develop customized solutions within the Salesforce platform to support critical business functions and meet project objectives, client requirements and company goals
  • Manage daily support and maintenance of internal Salesforce instance, and conduct long-term improvement operations to ensure compatibility with evolving mission requirements
  • Communicate with project managers, clients and other developers to design cohesive project strategies and ensure effective collaboration throughout all phases of development, testing and deployment
  • Maintain a flexible and proactive work environment to facilitate a quick response to changing project requirements and customer objectives, and innovate ways to meet mission goals successfully
  • Interact directly with clients, managers and end users as necessary to analyze project objectives and capability requirements, including specifications for user interfaces, customized applications and interactions with internal Salesforce instances
  • Provide system administration support of internal and customer-facing Salesforce environment, especially related to customized applications, user permissions, security settings, custom objects and workflow
  • Collaborate with various internal departments, including marketing, product development and operations, to ensure Salesforce environment supports internal needs relating to functionality and performance

Salesforce Developer Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science
  • Minimum work experience: eight years of software development and four years of Salesforce application development
  • Self-motivated and creative
  • Proficient with Apex, VisualForce, Native, MySQL and JavaScript