Staples Senior Application Developer - SalesForce in Framingham, Massachusetts

Description Position Summary:

Staples Digital Solutions is looking for an expert level Salesforce.com Technical Architect with Full Life Cycle implementation & integration experience. This position will provide the applicant the opportunity to lead a quality team of Salesforce professionals, execute projects, designs, Architect solutions, along with working hands on. Candidate will have a huge influence on the growth and success of the Salesforce team.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Leads and provide technical guidance a team (10+) of developers to design/develop/implement solutions in the Saleforce.com platform

  • Consult and review requirements with stake holders + Sr. Management to recommend the appropriate architecture and design end to end solutions on the Salesforce.com platform

  • Advanced skillset is desired in: Apex, Visualforce, Force.com, Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Lightning, web building, mobile interfaces, JavaScript, Salesforce integrations, REST, SOAP, SOQL, APIs.

  • Well versed with Salesforce administration such as managing custom objects, fields, formulas, validation rules, custom workflow, and approval processes.

  • Understand all aspects of Salesforce.com configuration and technical/functional capabilities, including changes and potential system implications

  • Deep understanding of the SFDC products including Salesforce1, Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Marketing Cloud, Platform and the App Exchange

  • Familiar with JavaScript, JSON and developing integration processes using webservices API

  • Influences technical direction for large-scale, highly complex technical initiatives and/or projects requiring integration of cross-functional systems.Provides technical guidance in evaluating application systems

  • Ensure adoption and adherence to Salesforce.com governance framework and usage guidelines

  • Establish and implement best practices with regards to system maintenance, configuration, development, test automation, and data integrity

  • Collaborates with the business to prioritize key business/technical initiatives. Utilizes expert knowledge of the customers’ business to recommend solutions, and ensures business and technology objectives are met and maintained. Understands user and process requirements and ensures those requirements can be achieved through high-quality deliverables

  • Gather project requirements, build project plan, execute plan, supervise testing, and deploy project changes in Salesforce.com

Qualifications Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field (Masters degree preferred but not required)

  • 10+ years’ experience with Salesforce.com platform with minimum 3+ years in an Architect role with hands on development knowledge of visual force pages, apex classes, triggers, page layouts

  • Experience in building lightning components, Lightning Connect, Lighting App builder, Lightning Scheme builder and Lightning Frame work.

  • Experience in Salesforce.com Architect role with extensive development Lightning, Apex and Visualforce

  • Salesforce Certifications (DEV 401, DEV 405, Application Architect or System Architect and Management Designer) would be an added advantage

  • Experience using Force.com technologies, including Apex, VisualForce, Canvas, and Lightning components

  • Expert in Salesforce workflows, UI design, reporting, dashboards, and app rollouts

  • Experienced with Web Services (SOAP and REST)

  • Experience with Agile, Jira, Scaled Agile would add a lot of credibility

  • Excellent written communication, training, presentation, and organizational skills

  • Experience with Oracle, Informatica and Linux is a plus, JQuery and Java would be a big plus

Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.