Saleforce Developer
at Geologics Corporation

Date Posted: 5/24/2019

Job Description

Opportunity:  Salesforce Developer / DOD-Aerospace / Bloomington MN / (Immediate need…)
Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
Applicants selected may be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Engineering and/or related field or equivalent experience, plus 8 years of related experience or Master's degree and 6 years of related experience.
Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required 
Consults and collaborates with business leaders, end user, IT staff, vendors, and other third parties and is involved in every phase of application development lifecycle
Predominately the role uses development and applications administration / support skills in the configuration, customization, maintenance, and interfacing of Commercial of the Shelf (CoTs) business applications in the GDMS infrastructure
Their responsibilities include requirements specification, solution design, prototype plans, developing and testing code, solution release, and supporting issue analysis and resolution
Collaborates with a team of IT professionals to set specifications for new applications.
Designs creative prototypes according to specifications
Writes high quality source code to program complete applications within schedule deadlines
Ensures application interoperability with IT infrastructure components while ensuring compliance with wide-ranging information security requirements
Ensures application integration interoperability with other applications or subsystems (e.g. interface management, data integration systems, job automation)
Manage Salesforce environments and releases per industry best practices
Document functionality and changes to the system
Acts as backup and supports IT Administrator with any and all support and administrative
Provide tier 2 support to a small group of advanced Salesforce users
Troubleshoot issues reported by users in relation to products supported or developed
Performs unit and integration testing before launch
Tests code using sample data sets to ensure the output from the program meets the requirements
Conducts functional and non-functional testing
Troubleshoots and debug applications
Evaluates existing applications to reprogram, update and add new features
Develops technical documents to accurately represent application design and code
Recommends coding fixes to resolve outstanding issues and work to enhance applications to automate business process as best possible
Leads, plans, and executes projects, small initiatives, and/or cross-functional teams
Manages high risk, high profile, tight schedule, and complex outcomes with composure
Breaks down "barriers to progress" & motivates less experienced members of the team to action
Perform daily administrative tasks such as maintenance or creation of custom objects, custom fields, validations, workflows, e-mail template, data-loads, etc
Performs other duties as directed

Demonstrated understanding of business stakeholder requirements, gain a thorough understanding of their desired business outcomes, and how they translate in application features
Evidence of ability to act highly independently on large and unique tasks and wide-ranging initiatives using a subject matter expertise of the Application Development discipline
Exhibits subject matter expertise on how IT solutions are constructed and in-depth expert application administration knowledge
Demonstrated experience as a developer, systems integrator, systems engineer, or solutions architect
Experience with Salesforce Custom Objects, Salesforce data models, and development using Apex, Visualforce, Salesforce Object Query Language (SOQL) and Salesforce Object Search Language (SOSL) queries, data integrations, API development, reports, dashboards, formulas, validation rules and workflows
Fluency with the following; Salesforce Apex, JavaScript, VisualForce, ProcessBuilder, Lightning Component Development, Workflow, Flow
Experience with Salesforce Communities
Experience using data tools (e.g., Data Loader, Excel Connector, etc.)
Experience integrating Salesforce cloud solution with enterprise applications, identify, and access management and 3rd party products
Intermediate knowledge of programming for diverse operating systems and platforms using development tools and languages
Excellent experience as an application developer and designing and building applications
Demonstrated ability to program in at least on programming language (e.g., such as C#, Java, .Net) and SQL scripts and other scripting languages
Intermediate knowledge of software design and programming principles
Has ability to evaluate intangibles in the analysis of significant and unique initiatives, situations, alternatives, proposals, designs, architectures, risks, data, systems, and constructs
History of providing work direction and leadership to others
Intermediate understanding of solutions development methodologies (e.g. DevOps, Agile, Software Development Lifecycle, etc.)
Demonstrated analytical thinking and complex problem-solving capability
Certified application developer indicating a degree of appropriate foundational knowledge is strongly preferred
Solid organizational skills including: superior ability to lead initiatives and cross functional projects; a facility to handle multiple tasks and deliverables simultaneously; a track record of exercising independent judgment appropriately; and the ability to quickly understand and execute complex assignments when working on high profile outcomes with inherent risk
Excellent presentation, oral/written communication, and inter-personal skills including the ability to: anticipate, influence & adapt to a wide range of audiences; cultivate relationships and leverage organizational understanding to facilitate decision making and buy-in
Solid experience developing solutions to extremely complex, cross-domain, problems requiring significant business acumen, technical knowledge, ingenuity, creativity, and innovation
A history that illustrates flexibility and adaptability to changing business needs and shows the ability to recognize need for change
Excellent track record of being capable of working with significant uncertainty, resistance, barriers, issues and challenges; converting uncertainty into quantifiable impact, risk and mitigating actions

Salesforce certification desired but not required
1-3 years of direct experience with SFDC development

Job Snapshot

About Us

GeoLogics is a high-technology and technical services company with over 25 years of successful participation in development and experimental programs for aerospace and defense contractors, government agencies, and research laboratories. GeoLogics specializes in creating mission critical solutions and provides technical support in the areas of R&D, engineering, communications, software, and systems development.

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