Senior Salesforce Developer

Full time
Information Technology
Denver, Cedar Rapids
Transamerica

Job Description Summary
Are you an experienced Salesforce developer who is looking for a new challenge? Bring your technology passion to our team and contribute your expertise to design and build a world-class Salesforce platform to meet the evolving requirements for our business and our customers. You will get to work with a supportive and fast-paced team building the latest Salesforce technologies with opportunities to continue to develop your knowledge and skills.

Responsibilities

  • Works with team members to lead development of specifications and technical designs for complex projects using a combination of out of the box features and custom code.
  • Designs code and unit tests to ensure code coverage across solutions.
  • Champions standards, SOX, and best practices.
  • Demonstrates advanced understanding  of software development and research tools
  • Provides support to team members in solving problems, analyzing designs, and performing peer reviews.

  • Proactively research and make recommendations regarding new features made available with each Salesforce Release.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or technically related field, or equivalent education/experience. 
  • Minimum of 5 years work experience. Masters degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or related technical field with 3 years experience is also acceptable.
  • Excellent knowledge of CRM concepts.
  • 3+ years of experience with Salesforce Declarative Development .
  • 3+ years programming Visualforce, APEX API, SOQL.
  • Experience with enterprise integration tools and Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) tools.
  • Understanding of Databases and SQL.
  • Experience with REST APIs.
  • Salesforce Developer I Certification.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in Agile development methodology/Scrum.
  • Experience in developing and consuming web services.
  • Experience working with Salesforce Lightning Experience.
  • Experience with SQL Server.
  • Salesforce Developer II Certification.

Behavioral & Leadership Competencies

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong negotiation and persuasion skills.
  • Superior problem solving skills.
  • Ability to resolve most of complex problems and errors that occur for processes and applications in a division.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Ability to multi task and meet deadlines.
  • Must be a team player.
  • Ability to work independently and with little direct supervision.

Our Culture

At Transamerica we promote a Future Fit mindset. What is a Future Fit mindset?

  • Acting as One fosters an environment of positive collaboration.
  • Accountability allows us to own the problem as well as the solution.
  • Agility inspires new ideas, innovation and challenges the status quo.
  • Customer Centricity encourages an above and beyond approach to our customer.

Working Conditions

  • Normal office Environment. 
  • Minimal travel (less than 10%). 
  • May be required to work outside normal business hours due to special projects or on-call situations.

Company information

Why Work for Us
Total Rewards at Transamerica: It’s more than a paycheck. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package is designed to help support you in many ways — throughout all stages of your life and career.  We provide a competitive, market-driven program that encompasses base compensation, bonus potential, retirement, health and wellness benefits, learning and development opportunities, plus great employee perks.  All designed with you in mind… to help you live your best life, grow personally and professionally - and feel valued for the work you do.

Learn more about our Total Rewards Package.

Equal Opportunity Employer:
Transamerica Life Insurance Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of age, religion, sex, gender identity, genetic information, race, color, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, participation in the uniformed services (e.g. U.S. Armed Forces, National Guard), physical or mental disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local equal employment opportunities laws. 

 

AEGON USA Realty Advisors, LLC, is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of age, religion, sex, gender identity, genetic information, race, color, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, participation in the uniformed services (e.g. U.S. Armed Forces, National Guard), physical or mental disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local equal employment opportunities laws.

 

Applicants with physical or mental disabilities may be entitled to a form of reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state and local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will insure equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on the Transamerica Companies. If you are a job seeker with a disability, or are assisting someone with a disability, and require assistance to apply for one of our jobs, please contact: applicantsupport@transamerica.com.

 

Technical Assistance:

If you experience technical problems during the application process, please email applicantsupport@transamerica.com.