Salesforce Developer I

Job Description
IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.

Bottom line? We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM.

A Developer I is responsible for implementing critical customer facing solutions that are highly usable, scale-able, extensible, and maintainable on the Force.com platform. This person will be working in a highly agile environment with a focus on iterative and test-driven development in either Salesforce and Java or C#, with a desire to move to a new challenge. Our Monroe, LA CIC is actively searching for a creative Junior Developer to join our compelling team in Monroe, LA. As a Junior Developer, you will be tasked with the following:

  • Development of web applications using Cloud platforms
  • Interacting with Force.com, Heroku, and AWS building both back-end and front-end solutions
  • Utilizing TDD and pair programming
  • Participate in daily scrums, code reviews and weekly meetings
  • Join client meeting to communicate status, give demos, provide timelines and offer insight
You can expect to defy conventional thinking, create new methods and use proven insight to create successful, measurable business outcomes. We're bound to each other by a passion for finding answers and never giving up. We admire independence and independent thinking and we love personalities that don't fit molds. If that fits your mold of what you seek in an employment opportunity, we encourage you to apply TODAY! The future is always NOW.

Successful candidates for these positions will work onsite at the IBM Client Innovation Center in Monroe. The IBM Client Innovation Center is an in-bound delivery model where we support our clients from our Monroe center. However, some travel is expected and all candidates must be willing and able to travel to meet our client needs across the US. Travel is typically related to knowledge transfer and training at the client site (Monday thru Friday). You are expected to travel up to 50% of the time. This is a traditional office position. You must live in, or be willing to relocate to, Louisiana. T This is not a work from home position. Sponsorship opportunities do not currently exist.

BENEFITS
Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.

CAREER GROWTH
Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:

Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills
Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee's strengths and career aspirations
Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation

In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.

CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP
With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • One to three years of employment experience developing applications with an OO programming language (Java, C#, Ruby, Python, PHP, Javascript, etc..) and relational databases in an agile environment
  • Degree in Computer Science (or related field)


Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Solid skills in the following: CSS, HTML, jQuery
  • Development experience specifically in Java, C#, JavaScript, Apex on a Salesforce application


EO Statement
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


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