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Salesforce Lead Developer
Ref No.: 17-00180
Location: Stamford, Connecticut
HSI is seeking a Full-time Lead Salesforce Developer for our Client in Stamford, CT. The Company's Technology team is looking for a high energy and upbeat individual that wants to work in a challenging, dynamic environment where speed to market is a critical component of success. Come join a smart and agile culture to help deliver solutions managing a global team that supports multiple applications using a variety of technologies, including Salesforce, Java, Oracle, and VXML. If you truly enjoy lots of collaboration, have a track record of delivering, have a knack for contemporary technologies, then look below and see if you have what it takes.
Education and Skills:
  • BS degree or equivalent with 9+ years IT experience and at least 3+ years of experience in architecture, design, and development
  • Strong Object-Oriented Development Skills
  • Proficiency in the development environment including custom objects, Apex, Visualforce,, IDE, Triggers, Migration Tools, and Web Services
  • Excellent focus on Apex testing and governor limits
  • Knowledge of the following technologies is a strong plus: Java/J2EE, Oracle, VXML
  • Previous experience as a development lead/architect of a development project on the Salesforce platform
  • Salesforce Developer (Dev 401) Certification Required
  • Salesforce Advanced Developer (Dev 501) Certification a plus

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Act as application functionality and technology expert, as well as, full life-cycle owner for applications
  • Engage in requirements elaboration and clarification with business analysis and end user teams
  • Lead the architecture & technical planning process for new & existing features; and create detailed design in support of the requirements
  • Develop logical and high-quality code which meets functional specifications along with technical requirements for reusability, maintainability, and scalability when appropriate
  • Document logical and deployment architecture & maintain development environment
  • Establish best practices around solutions
  • Ensure technical consistency and stability within an application: performance, reliability and maintainability
  • Lead a team of on shore/off shore developers, as well as perform hands-on development (Apex, Visualforce,, SOQL, Triggers, Custom Objects, etc.)
  • Handle web services API integrations with other internal and 3rd Party systems
  • Communicate risks and issues clearly to project stakeholders

Key Behavioral Requirements:
· Demonstrates integrity and authenticity
· Communicates and relates effectively
· Manages relationships and expectations
· Thinks and solves problems creatively
· Takes personal accountability for actions and results
· Is action-oriented rather than reactive
· Takes initiative and goes beyond what is required