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Principal Salesforce Developer
ICF’s IT Modernization division is a rapidly growing, entrepreneurial, technology driven department, seeking a motivated Principal Salesforce Developer to support upcoming needs.
The Senior Salesforce Developer will work with Technical/Solutions Architects and Business Analysts to translate business requirements into well‐architected solutions that best leverage the Salesforce platform. Develop, test, document and maintain solutions, integrations, and data migration elements of a Salesforce implementation using Salesforce declarative or programmatic development resources such as triggers, workflows, validations, approvals, Apex classes, Visualforce pages and Lightning components. Execute test plans to ensure quality delivery using test code and unit tests. Follow coding standards and participate in code reviews during projects to ensure appropriate design patterns are followed.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Design, develop, test, document, and deploy high quality business solutions on the SFDC platform based on industry best practices as well as business needs.
Manage the process of implementing improvements and new functionality in SFDC application
Deliver support and solutions for break/fix issues.
Communicate and collaborate with other technical resources and stakeholders regarding status, technical issues, and creative solutions.
Handle numerous projects/priorities using proven project management methodologies and sound development practices to ensure the quality delivery of enterprise solutions.
Interface with business analysts and technical staff and be responsible for delivering complete work products.
Research integration issues and work closely with team members on operations and development staff Research and development of new Salesforce.com prototypes and applications.
Research and keep current on Salesforce.com technologies and communicate trends and future needs to leadership.
Perform maintenance and troubleshooting of applications Build client trust and respect, establish client relationships, and develop rapport with client.
Document best practices and operational procedures.
Facilitate continuous improvement within the environment.
Ability to work on multiple tasks and deliver results with aggressive timelines.
Able and willing to work independently and in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines, with minimal supervision.
Ability to produce high quality technical documentation and analysis.
Take initiative to recommend process improvements and demonstrate creative thinking.
Demonstrate self-motivation and the ability to grasp concepts quickly.
Demonstrate sharp, analytical, problem solving, and decision-making skills.
Must have or obtain a favorably adjudicated background investigation and granted the ability to obtain a public trust clearance
Current work from home or remote contractor location - Could be subject to change.
6-8 years of experience programming in Java, Salesforce.com, Apex and Visualforce
2+ years of experience with SF DX
2+ years of experience programming in Lightning, AngularJS or similar platforms
2+ years of experience programming HTML
Excellent understanding of Salesforce.com's SOQL and SOSL
Good experience in developing and working with Web Services
Excellent understanding of Salesforce.com's security model
Excellent understanding of Salesforce.com's Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Chatter and Force.com product offerings
Experience with database concepts and data modeling capabilities
US Citizenship required due to federal contract requirements
Must be able to obtain Public Trust clearance
Unique combination of being business-minded and highly analytical while also having a strong and deep technical background in Salesforce.com
Developer certification on Salesforce.com platform
Experience developing in an Agile software development environment
Solid understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Strong analytical skills and the ability to develop processes and methodologies
Experience with Test-driven Development (TDD)
Experience with Continuous Development and Continuous Integration (CI/CD) process
Good understanding of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model and concepts
Ability to learn quickly in a dynamic environment
Ability to take ownership of projects and multi-task in a fast pace environment
Working at ICF
Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.
ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.
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