Salesforce Configuration Specialist

Job#: 2003851

Job Description:

Position: Salesforce Configuration Specialist
Location: Remote 
Summary: Apex Systems has an immediate opening for a cleared Salesforce Configuration Specialist. This person will be designing, configuring, testing, and deploying a new case management system and CRM. We are looking for an individual who makes the customer mission their priority in delivering modern, user-centric, and reliable software products to automate manual business processes and workflows. This system directly supports matters of international security and connects 100s of thousands of law enforcement officials. 
Required Skills:
•    Active Scret clearance required
•    Bachelors degree required
•    Salesforce certs (Salesforce Certified Platform Developer I, Salesforce Certified Platform App Builder) highly preferred
•    7+ years as an Application Developer
•    5+ years of hands-on experience with Salesforce configuration including: Visualforce pages, Lightning Web Components, Aura Components, Salesforce APIs (SOAP/REST), Web Services, SQL, SOQL, SOSL, Custom objects, workflows, process builders, and validation rules.
•    Demonstrated experience with Salesforce configurations, such as custom objects, layouts, reports, dashboards, and workflow rules.
•    Familiarity with Salesforce integration patterns and the ability to integrate Salesforce with other platforms and third-party systems using MuleSoft or other APIs.
•    Experience working with various Salesforce Deployment tools including manifests, SFDX, CLI, and DevOps center.
•    Sound understanding of Salesforce best practices and platform limits.
•    Understanding of data migration tools like Data Loader and ETL tools.
•    Proficiency with version control tools such as Git and Bitbucket.
•    Strong knowledge of Salesforce data model and understanding of how to leverage the model to build scalable applications.
•    Familiarity with Agile development methodologies and tools like Jira, Confluence, or Azure DevOps.
•    Proven track record of problem-solving skills and ability to work on complex projects with cross-functional teams.
•    Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, to effectively communicate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
•    An updated knowledge of the latest Salesforce releases and features.
•    Demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks, work independently, and maintain a high degree of attention to detail.
•    Configure, test, and maintain a new set of Salesforce applications to replace a legacy, end of life case management system.
•    Collaborating with the Business Analysts, Developers, Architect, customer IT leadership, and business end users to fully understand functional and non-functional requirements.
•    Solutioning with our Salesforce Architect and Developers to make recommendations with cost/benefit assessment that consider risks, usability, performance, scalability, security, maintenance, and best practices.
•    Creating out of the box Salesforce Lightning Web Components (LWC) with automation, workflow rules, batch jobs, flows, and triggers
•    Configuring permissions, roles, groups, and queues that adhere to the security architecture and Salesforce best practices.
•    Be an active member of an Agile development team, participating in all Agile ceremonies, updating tasks in Jira/ADO, and continual improvement.
•    Troubleshoot issues in production and non-production.
•    Learn new technical skills to meet the needs of the project and our customers.
•    Estimate the work required for each user story, feature, and epic with story points that establish the product roadmap.
•    Conduct peer reviews of code and configurations for quality assurance during development sprints.
•    Take the opportunity to mentor junior configuration specialists, administrators, and analysts.
•    Continue to grow as a professional while gaining new technical skills and knowledge.
Desired Skills:
•    Experience in front-end technologies like HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and popular libraries/frameworks like React or Angular.
•    Experience developing APEX code and triggers.
•    Experience implementing Tableau/Einstein/CRM Analytics (CRMA)
•    Expertise with MuleSoft configuration and integrating 3rd party applications and systems.









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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:


Washington, DC, US

Job Type:
Applications and Data Management

Date Posted:
November 10, 2023

Pay Range:
$120,000 - $140,000