Job Description :
Sr Salesforce Developer
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Duration: 6 Months Contract

KEY DUTIES
Serve as a lead Salesforce engineer - Strategically design, build, and support Salesforce processes to increase the efficiency of the organization
Develop and maintain SFDC objects, fields, validation rules, workflow rules, process flows, and visual workflows
Develop and maintain Visualforce pages, Apex classes & triggers, and integrations
Participate in a cross-functional team to address strategic business issues, including prototyping, feature prioritization, agile meetings, code review, and architecture discussions
Help lead decisions about our development and deployment environments
Take pride of ownership in all projects you touch; leave code better than you found it.
Contribute to documentation, tests, design, performance, security, etc.
Deliver projects that are easy to deploy, update, and monitor by ensuring the tooling for this is present early in the project development cycle
Share knowledge of tools and techniques with the wider team. Use past experience and knowledge to mentor (and learn from) your peers in the department on Salesforce best practices

SKILLS REQUIRED
Excellent communication skills and a proven record of delivering on strategic sales systems initiatives
Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines, handle and prioritize simultaneous requests, and manage laterally and upwards
Creative and analytical thinker with strong problem-solving skills
Must demonstrate exceptional verbal and written communication skills
Must demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization
Ability to assess the impact of new requirements on Salesforce.com and all upstream and downstream applications, systems and processes

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
Minimum four years of experience as a Salesforce.com developer
Proven ability to design and implement new processes and facilitate user adoption
Strong understanding of the platform, with the ability to build custom apps and objects, formula fields, workflows, custom views, and other content of intermediate complexity
Strong understanding of Salesforce.com best practices and functionality
A demonstrated ability to understand and articulate complex requirements
Previous experience working in a SCRUM or agile environment preferred
Understanding of the Salesforce sharing model, profiles, role hierarchies, connected apps, and the Salesforce.com API.
Thorough understanding of custom objects, fields, validation rule, workflow rules, process flows, and visual workflowand knowledge of which situations are appropriate for each
Understanding of the Salesforce sharing model, profiles, role hierarchies, connected apps, and the Salesforce.com API
Experience with Pardot a plus