Salesforce Developer / SFDC Developer in Chicago, IL at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 6/18/2019

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Salesforce Developer / SFDC Developer Summary:

Signature Consultants is looking for a passionate, energetic, and results-oriented Salesforce Developer who will focus on implementing the next generation of cloud-based customer, sales, and service applications. We are seeking an individual with a background in designing and developing highly useable, scalable, extensible and maintainable solutions on the platform. This person will drive automation of processes, develop new applications, extend and support existing applications, and help manage the integrations to other system. This role reports to the Applications Lead in the IT Customer Experience team. Successful applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.


  • Ownership of all technical aspects of including data migrations, configuration, systems integrations, third party applications, custom code, and data quality
  • Responsible for developing in Apex, Visualforce, Lightning components, and other technologies to build customized solutions
  • Responsible for development through all phases of the lifecycle in response to business needs - from initial technical analysis and level of effort estimation to production deployment
  • Help develop and drive best practices around application development to improve productivity, system performance, scalability, and monitoring
  • Champion SFA tools - educating and mentoring other team members on the capabilities and potential applications
  • Develop and maintain documentation on new features and enhancements. Perform knowledge transfer as required
  • Configure and maintain all non-production sandboxes
  • Collaborate with stakeholder to ensure functionality meets the needs of the internal and external customers
  • Provide subject matter expertise in the planning process. Participate in and influences decisions that affect the functionality of delivered products
  • Perform additional responsibilities as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, MIS or related field
  • 3+ years of Salesforce development experience using Apex, Visualforce, Lightning component frameworks, triggers, batch apex and Salesforce APIs with an emphasis on Sales and Service Cloud
  • 3+ years configuring page layouts, workflow rules, process builder, validation rules, roles & profiles, territories, knowledge, case management, reports and dashboards
  • Good working knowledge of HTML, CSS, XML, SQL
  • In-depth understanding of the architecture, capabilities and constraints of the Salesforce application coupled with a good understanding of business processes
  • Experience integrating Salesforce with other applications using SOAP, REST, BULK and Streaming APIs
  • Hands on practical experience with common tools - Data Loader, Eclipse, IDE, Version Control, Workbench, etc.
  • Strong business analysis and problem-solving skills. Good written and verbal communication skills. Works effectively with business customers, operations, architecture, and QA
  • Good planning, organization, and work management skills. Self-starter who takes ownership, meets commitments and multi-tasks effectively
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Familiarity with agile software delivery methodologies such as Scrum

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Salesforce development experience on Community Cloud
  • Salesforce B2B Commerce (Cloud Craze) development experience
  • Certified Salesforce Platform Developer I or equivalent experience
  • Certified Salesforce Administrator or equivalent experience
  • Certified Salesforce Platform App Builder or equivalent experience

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is named the 15th Largest IT Staffing Firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit