Salesforce Developer

Employer: LEAD at Krea University

Location: Chennai

Assignment type: Consultant/Part Time position

Duration: 2 months

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

LEAD at Krea University

LEAD, an action-oriented research centre of IFMR Society (a not-for-profit society registered under the Societies Act), leverages the power of research, innovation, and co-creation to solve complex and pressing challenges in development. LEAD has strategic oversight and brand support from Krea University (sponsored by IFMR Society) to enable synergies between academia and the research centre. LEAD is a collaborative hub that brings experts from diverse disciplines and sectors together to develop innovative solutions by harnessing innovation, technology and analytics.

About the Role

The ideal candidate will be able to work on the integration and deployment of the CRM solution. This will include analysis, design, development and deployment. 

Key Responsibilities

  • 5+ years’ experience of leading deployment teams, ideally using Agile development techniques, through full project lifecycles
  • Design and Provide Architectural guidance to LEAD’s Salesforce solutions
  • Developing solutions using both declarative and programmatic features of Force.com
  • Developing solutions using both Visualforce and Lightning Component framework
  • Maintaining implemented solutions and development of new modules
  • Defining system interface requirements
  • Integrating Salesforce with 3rd party applications and internal tools

Qualifications and Skills

  • Excellent Design, analysis, and architectural skills
  • Ability to effectively prioritise and escalate issues as required
  • Good attention to detail, organised and results-oriented
  • Experience in SFDC based application Design, Analysis, Configuration, Customization and Coding.
  • Proven experience working with Salesforce – Certified Salesforce Developer I , ideally Developer II
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including fluency in English
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or closely related field or equivalent experience

Ideal experience

  • Developing Salesforce workflows that integrate with 3rd party systems , sync and async connections
  • Development of Webservices to integrate into Salesforce Understanding of standard API usage paradigms
  • Strong experience with configuration, customization, programming with APEX APIs, APEX Triggers, and implementing new instances of Salesforce.com from scratch.
  • Strong practical deployment knowledge of VisualForce, Flex, Salesforce configurations, Apex classes, APEX Web services, API, AppExchange deployment, and Salesforce.com s-controls.
  • Ability to define the system landscape, to identify gaps between current and desired end-states, and deliver a CRM solution.
  • Experience in establishing automated deployments and continuous integration for Salesforce components
  • Able to design solutions that are optimised for Salesforce application lifecycle constraints

Application Instructions:

Deadline: Applications are being accepted until the position is filled.

Please submit: Resume and cover letter to recruitment-lead@ifmr.ac.in with the subject line “Salesforce Developer-Application”.