Beyond Developer II

A Developer II is responsible for designing and implementing critical customer facing solutions that are highly usable, scalable, extensible, and maintainable, mainly on the Force.com platform. This person will be working in a highly agile environment with a focus on iterative and test-driven design methods and requires a self-motivated, driven individual with excellent verbal and written communication skills. He/she is responsible for developing in Visualforce, Apex, D/HTML, CSS, JavaScript, DOJO, AJAX, and other technologies. Strong understanding of relational databases and has developed a competency around MS SQL Server, MYSQL, or Oracle.

• Work effectively individually and with team members toward customer satisfaction and success
• Conduct technical process reviews, technical UAT, and work in partnership with the business consultants
• Design and develop customer solutions in Visualforce, Apex, D/HTML, CSS, JavaScript, DOJO, AJAX, and other technologies.
• Technical code achieves passing rating during regular review by Senior Developers.
• Build integration jobs based on instructions and pre-established guidelines from a Technical Architect using existing tools available including the BW.Integrator.
• Facilitate code sharing and control by regularly submitting code to concurrent version system repository.
• Ability to gather data migration requirements, define a data migration plan, perform complex data migrations requiring transformations using a database and potentially containing very large data sets. Analyze data quality requirements, define data quality plan and execute.
• Travel probable: 25-50%
• Achieve Salesforce.com certification requirements as developer and advanced developer.

Technical Experience Requirements:
• Experience building (or implementing from specifications) customer- or public-facing web-based user interfaces, with a deep understanding of HTML, Javascript, and CSS.
• Prior Salesforce and Force.com experience
• Excellent understanding of object-oriented concepts and design patterns, as well as prior work with OO languages (Java, Ruby, C#, C++, etc)
• Experience with and knowledge of relational databases, including work with MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle, or other common RDBMS.
• Prior experience working with an excellent understanding of the Model View Controller (MVC) design pattern
• Professional development experience with an MVC framework (examples: Ruby on Rails, Struts)
• Familiarity with the basic concepts of good UI design and ability to advice projects as to good UI design practices
• Familiarity with and some experience using JavaScript libraries such as jQuery and Prototype.
• Professional experience in a test-driven and formal QA development environment, including
• development/staging/production (or similar) deployment cycles
• Knowledge of Agile development practices, particularly sprint planning and assessment

Cultural Requirements:
• Self-motivated, able to work independently
• Able to interact effectively with customers, and stay focused on customer objectives
• Adaptable to changing requirements, changing schedules
• Ability and desire to participate in project planning and scoping, both in a project kickoff role as well as a pre-sales role
• Ability to manage commitments across multiple projects
• Ability to learn quickly and think creatively
• Ability to communicate project exceptions (e.g. slipping schedules) to project manager
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Requires a bachelor's degree and 1-4 years of experience as a developer
• Computer Science degree preferred

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