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Salesforce.com, Inc Platform Developer, Salesforce Industries in Lansing, Michigan

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Job Category

Customer Success Group

Job Details

Salesforce Industries’ goal is to deliver rapid, value-driven customer solutions for complex business problems. Our Industries Developers are key players in this objective, as they can leverage native Industries functionality to deliver customer requirements quickly with minimal customization.

You’ll be responsible for turning the program design of our Solution Architects and Technical Architects into a configured solution that meets the customer’s needs.

Working predominantly in Agile scrum teams, you’ll be building out complex business processes using native Vlocity/ Salesforce Industries technology and the toolkit of the Force.com platform.

You’ll be involved in all phases of the project lifecycle - from low-level design and development through to deployment and post-production support.

You’ll acquire a deep product knowledge of the Industry vertical applications, and will be able to mentor customer (and system integrator) resources and accelerate knowledge transfer to them.

You’ll also act as a champion in the wider Industries partner ecosystem, sharing best practices, lessons learned and time-saving techniques.


  • You’ll have 5+ years experience of working on deployment teams, ideally using Agile development techniques

  • You’ll have a proven track record of successful delivery of customer projects, preferably enterprise CRM implementations

  • Ideally, you will have extensive experience of building solutions in at least one of our industries - telecommunications, media, insurance, healthcare or public sector

  • You’ll be a self-starter, adept at picking up new skills and technologies, and eager to break new ground

  • You’ll have excellent communication skills, equally comfortable with crafting emails as leading a white-board discussion with customers, or delivering a technical presentation

  • You will possess a configure-first mindset so that the full power of the Vlocity platform is utilized while minimizing the amount of custom coding needed.

  • You’ll be a team player and work with multiple team members to achieve daily, weekly, and monthly targets.

  • Analytical mindset and good problem-solving skills.

  • Maintaining an understanding of the latest Web applications and programming practices through education and self-study.

Technical Skills

  • Salesforce Force.com Platform (Apex, VisualForce, Lightning and LWC)

  • Force.com IDE, Force.com Migration Tool

  • Experience with web services (REST & SOAP, JSON & XML, etc.)

  • Knowledge of relational databases, data modeling, and ETL tools

  • Process modeling tools and best practices

  • Experience with Agile development methodologies such as XP/SCRUM

Preferred Skills

  • A desire to work with the latest tools, technologies, and methodologies (Force.com Platform, Eclipse, Oracle, MySQL, Visual Studio 2012

  • Experience with CPQ processes

Desired Certifications / Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related field

  • Salesforce Administrator

  • Salesforce Platform Developer / Platform App Builder

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