Salesforce Developer

Groundswell Cloud Solutions Inc - Vancouver, BC (14 months ago)

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Groundswell Cloud Solutions is a rapidly-growing boutique consulting firm located in the heart of Vancouver. We were founded in 2012 by a long-time veteran of Salesforce.com who delivered Professional Services and managed a team of Technical Architects at the SFDC headquarters in San Francisco before returning to his native Vancouver.

The Groundswell culture is shaped by passion-driven innovation, teamwork and a relentless pursuit of quality. We collaborate globally with top-tier professionals in the field to provide ingenious and elegant cloud-based technical solutions for our clients’ business needs. We are passionate about seeing people empowered to realize their full potential, and we pursue that goal for our clients, team members and young entrepreneurs in our local community.

We also offer the experience of being an integral part of a fast-growing, agile team working on cutting-edge projects. This is an exciting time at Groundswell, and you have a unique opportunity to be a valued influencer of our company culture and growth.

Check out our team video: https://www.gscloudsolutions.com/careers

Responsibilities

Use your Salesforce expertise to build tailored custom solutions
Apply your strong coding experience/expertise Apex, Lightning, front-end, backend code
Create mock-ups, data models, slide presentations, pseudo code, and process flows
Perform Data Migrations from source to target system including: data strategy, data mapping, SQL scripts and ETL processes
Integrate Salesforce.com with various other systems using standard ETL tools (e.g. Informatica Cloud, Boomi, Cast Iron, Pervasive, Jitterbit)
Develop coding algorithms using a very structured, logical and object-oriented approach
Develop user-friendly customizations to meet customer requirements
Produce quality deliverables within hard deadlines under minimal guidance
Contribute to internal strategic projects
Required Skills / Experience

Minimum of 2 years experience in software design, systems integration and software development
Consulting background is greatly preferred
Structured development approach: Object Oriented Design & Programming, SCRUM / Agile methodologies, Design-Build-Test-Deploy
Strong Programming background: preferably Computer Science degree, experience with common cloud-based technologies/languages: Javascript, JS Libraries (e.g. jQuery, Angular, Ext JS), Bootstrap, LESS, CSS, HTML5, Node.js, SOAP and REST web services, OAUTH, SSO, APIs, Java, Ruby
Salesforce.com Certifications: Administrator, Developer and Advanced Developer certifications highly desired
Salesforce.com/Force.com experience: Apex, Visualforce, APIs (SOAP, REST, Meta-data, Streaming, Bulk), Declarative features
Data migration experience: Data mapping, Data conversions, Data cleansing and transformation
Data Tools: MS Sql Server, Oracle, MySql, mySQL, Postgres, BI Tools, Unstructured Data (e.g. NoSQL)
Integration Tools: Informatica Cloud, Boomi, Cast Iron, Pervasive, Jitterbit, Talend, SSIS
Ability to research answers and solve problems independently
Excellent written and verbal communication
Outstanding time management
Ability to lead meeting and gather requirements
Outstanding professionalism and customer facing skills
Minimum Bachelors Computer Science (or equivalent degree). Business minor focus is preferred
Compensation

Work visa sponsorship to Canada
Competitive salary
Target-based bonus
MSP and Extended Health Benefits (Eye exams, Dental, Accidental, Travel) for you, your spouse and your children
15 days paid time-off plus 10 days BC Statutory Holidays
Your own designated sit-stand workstation, Macbook with 1-2 monitors
Sponsored Salesforce certifications
Friday retrospectives with happy hour!
Great office views of mountains and waterfront!
Lunch & Learn sessions
Beverages and snacks from the kitchen
On-site gym pass with shower facilities
Bike locker if you want to bike to work