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Salesforce Technical Lead

Washington, DC 20004
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As an Application Developer, you will lead IBM into the future by translating system requirements into the design and development of customized systems in anagile environment. The success of IBM is in your hands as you transform vital business needs into code and drive innovation. Your work will power IBM and its clients globally, collaborating and integrating code into enterprise systems. You will have access to the latest education, tools and technology, and a limitless career path with the worlds technology leader. Come to IBM and make a global impact!

Your Role and Responsibilities
The Salesforce Technical Lead is responsible for the design of the technical applications as well as for recommending best practice solutions based on client business needs. You will map business requirements to system / technical and integration requirements. You'll be responsible for the specific technical objectives within an implementation and provide leadership to developers and business analyst for multiple technical portions of projects at any time. You'll lead functional specification design sessions and technical architecture sessions for enterprise clients and demonstrate thoughtful leadership related to emerging web technologies, web design integration, prototyping, database driven content, and web based user interfaces. In this capacity, you are expected to provide various options to meet the clients state requirements that blends both Salesforce capabilities as well as 3rd party software recommendations and integrations. The Salesforce Technical Lead is responsible for the supervision of resources in the writing/execution of the technical specs jointly with the Functional Lead and engagement team. This resource is on point for the mapping of clients requirements to SightLine and managing the technical team in developing the proper configuration and implementation for the client. You'll be responsible for developing in D/HTML, CSS, JavaScript, DOJO, AJAX and other technologies. You'll need a strong understanding of relational databases within a developed competency around MS SQL Server, MySQL, or Oracle.
  • Responsible for the overall delivery and quality of the Technical and Data Integration workstream.
  • Oversee and contribute to the technical & data integration solution from design to code level.
  • Work with Product Owner to understand requirements and prioritize development/enhancement requests.
  • Structure, plan and lead design sessions.
  • Lead the delivery team to achieve workstream tasks/milestones.
  • Prioritize development and enhancement requests for the salesforce workstream.
  • Collaborate with other workstream technical leads to develop integrated solutions and resolve dependencies.
  • Work closely with Product Owner and Project Manager to provide progress updates and ensure the management of any delivery risks or issues.
  • Structure and lead prototype demos and collect feedback from Product Owner.
  • Support and execute release planning activities.
  • Manage salesforce environments and ensure code and data continuity across environments.
  • Identify environment strategy and conduct environment refreshes if necessary.
  • Monitor application upgrade activities.
  • Identify, resolve and/or escalate infrastructure issues.
  • Coordinate organization technical support resources (e.g., network infrastructure, hardware, etc.), as required.
  • Manage change control processes.
  • Provide coaching and development guidance to delivery team members.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 3+ years of application development experience.
  • Previous professional services or consulting experience.
  • Experience managing a development team of 2-5+ resources and consulting experience.
  • SFDC Experience working in Lightning/Communities, APEX class / coding, Custom coding, Process Builder, Triggers, Visualforce, Workflows, CSS, HTML, Java, Templates and Web Services.
  • Experience with custom application development in Force.com, utilizing Visual Force and Lightning Components/Framework.
  • Experience with designing and implementing custom applications on Force.com using APEX programming.
  • Experience with object modeling in Salesforce and understanding of fundamental database concepts (including SQL).
  • Background in application development using technologies like HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Experience with integrating with the Salesforce platform (inbound/outbound) using the REST/SOAP APIs or Data Loader.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Active DoD Secret clearance.
  • Experience designing enterprise level solutions for clients.
  • Experience using integration tools such as Mule Software, Informatica, Informatica Cloud, Pervasive, IBM Integration BUS/Web Sphere/IBM App Connect.
  • Customer relationship management (CRM) application experience (e.g. Salesforce, Siebel, Microsoft Dynamics).
  • Salesforce Certified Application Architect.
  • Salesforce Certified Integration Architecture Designer.
  • Salesforce Certified Sharing and Visibility Designer.
  • Salesforce Certified System Architect.
  • Salesforce Certified Mobile Solutions Architecture Designer.
  • Salesforce Platform App Builder certification.
  • Salesforce Certifications Service Cloud Consultant.
  • Certified Scrum Master.
  • Experience with both agile and waterfall implementation methodologies.
  • Experience working within the Federal Government (0-3+ years exp).

About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
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.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-10-28 Expires: 2019-11-27

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