Application Developer Lead (Salesforce Lead Developer)

Job description

Job Title: Application Developer Lead (Salesforce Lead Developer)
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 220632
Job Summary

Consult with users to identify and specify requirements for software applications and technical solutions in support of complex processes and business needs. Lead and perform advanced level system analysis, definition and design activities of a complex nature. Lead in maintenance of existing applications. This position will interact on a consistent basis with: Other software developers and analysts, project managers, database administrators, customers and department management. This position typically will advise and counsel: Other software developers and analysts, project managers, database administrators, customers and department management. This position will supervise: NA.


Job Duty 1 -
Analyze user requirements, determine technical level of effort estimates, prepare technical design and specifications

Job Duty 9 -
Advise and assist other analysts in area of specialized knowledge, test and review work of others

Job Duty 10 -
Perform other duties as assigned

Job Duty 2 -
Analyze, modify and maintain existing applications; recommend alternative solutions, as appropriate

Job Duty 3 -
Develop, test and implement technical solutions; prepare application test plans and conduct unit, integration and system testing

Job Duty 4 -
Monitor project scheduling and all project tracking control systems

Job Duty 5 -
Prepare technical, operational and user related documentation in support of applications

Job Duty 6 -
Provide technical support to functional users, determining and solving systems and programming issues; coordinate communications with vendors when appropriate for problem resolution

Job Duty 7 -
Conduct informal and formal end user training

Job Duty 8 -
Assist with development of standards and guidelines; ensure compliance of all standards and guidelines

Required Qualifications

Educational Requirements
Bachelor's Degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Other Required Qualifications

Required Experience
Six to eight years of job related experience

Preferred Qualifications

Additional Preferred Qualifications

Experience working in a Higher Education or Non-profit environment
Understanding of the application development lifecycle
Understanding and experience with: Databases, Object-Oriented Design, APIs, and UI/UX design
Understanding and experience working with TDD/BDD
Ability to work with Business Analysts to understand business requirements and develop appropriate solutions

Must be able to communicate ideas clearly and work collaboratively on the Salesforce platform team.

Must be technically skilled but also be able to understand business requirements and translate them into well-designed solutions.

Must be able to lead a team and help coach other developers on how to grow their skillset and abilities.

Preferred Educational Qualifications
Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field

Preferred Certifications:

Salesforce Certifications (Platform Developer I or II, Integration Architecture Designer, etc.)

Preferred Skills:

3 or more years using git, Github, or version control systems
3 or more years of experience integrating with REST APIs
3 or more years working on an Agile team
5 or more years of Apex, Java, C# .NET, or a scripting language such as Python or JS

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

This job requires advanced expertise in application of query language, web development tools, procedural development tools, relational databases, structured programming and understanding of the software development life cycle. Also required are skills in providing technical work direction.

Other Information

The Application Developer Lead is a full-stack developer on the Salesforce platform team that will lead the team in developing and enhancing key enterprise applications. The developer lead will be involved in designing applications from the data model level to the UI/UX level. The lead developer will also manage code review processes and be responsible for version control and CI/CD pipelines to ensure code is properly reviewed and adheres to best practices and team guidelines. The lead developer will be responsible for design and work with other developers for implementation of key integrations utilizing Mulesoft. The lead developer will ensure custom code solutions designed in Salesforce adhere to best practices and are performant. This is a key role in enhancing and creating innovative new applications for the campus community and a passion for creating great user experiences is paramount.




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Job No:
Posted: 9/9/2020
Application Due: 12/8/2020
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