Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth in New Haven, Connecticut. Conveniently located between Boston and New York, New Haven is the creative capital of Connecticut with cultural resources that include three major museums, a critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art concert hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art, Drama, and Music.
Reporting to the Associate Director of Financial Systems Development & Support, the Salesforce Developer will be responsible for building, configuring, maintaining, and enhancing Salesforce applications that specifically meet and support our Finance and Procurement clients. Additionally, this role will be responsible for the design, development, implementation, and support of solutions that provide timely, relevant information used for operational and analytical decision making. The incumbent will participate in major projects involving architectural design, technology selection, and methodologies; ensure stakeholder requirements, timelines, and budgetary targets are met or exceeded.
We are seeking a highly ambitious and hard-working Salesforce Developer to join our team. This position will work with resources within the team as well as with business analysts within the Finance and Procurement space. This position will provide an overall leadership role within the team and will need to have knowledge and understanding of the Financial related applications they will support.
Will provide a technical role for all aspects of Financial Systems Salesforce footprint. Serve as a technical advisor and mentor to programmers and provide technical guidance to leadership to assist with the formulating of long-range Salesforce application development plans. Duties include: design, build, and deploy custom Salesforce applications based on our Finance customer requirements, data requirements, analysis of data sources, and functional design. Analyze, design and implement large, highly complex Finance systems. Work on migrating Salesforce applications from Classic to Lightning.
Ensure ongoing maintenance and support for applications and systems. Lead technical evaluations. Develop and execute unit test plans. Perform a leadership role in keeping current with existing and emerging technologies and methodologies. Collaborates with ITS in the ongoing establishment and use of Salesforce programming standards and methodologies, with intent to improve overall efficiency of group and client satisfaction. Creates and utilizes best practices for Salesforce development.
Develops test protocols (classes), reviews test results, and remedies as needed. Interface with vendors to resolve major software issues.
This role will take on other technical skills outside of Salesforce as needed to support our clients. In addition to Salesforce, including, but not limited to: platforms such as Workday, Talend, webMethods and web service development.
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree in a related field and two years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Demonstrated ability with Salesforce Classic or Lightning. Demonstrated proficiency with Apex or VisualForce.
Demonstrated ability integrating Salesforce cloud solution with Financial/Procurement enterprise applications.
Proven ability to participate in large enterprise projects and mentoring of team members. Ability to follow through on priorities set by the project leadership.
Ability to understand complex requirements and design Salesforce solutions to meet needs. Proven ability to develop Salesforce solutions independently with little technical oversight.
Excellent oral and written communication skills. Strong organizational, problem solving, planning and critical thinking skills. Excellent interpersonal skills.
Preferred Education and Experience: Previous knowledge/experience migrating applications from Classic to Lightning is highly preferred.
Application: For more information and immediate consideration, please apply online at http://bit.ly/59937BR. Please be sure to reference this website when applying for this position.
We invite you to discover the excitement, diversity, rewards and excellence of a career at Yale University. One of the country's great workplaces, Yale University offers exciting opportunities for meaningful accomplishment and true growth. Our benefits package is among the best anywhere, with a wide variety of insurance choices, liberal paid time off, fantastic family and educational benefits, a variety of retirement benefits, extensive recreational facilities, and much more.
Yale University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.