Salesforce Developer/Analyst

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience.
Feb 05, 2022
Sep 20, 2022
Full Time
Salesforce Developer/AnalystGeorge Mason University, Information Technology Services (ITS) - located on the Fairfax, VA, campus - invites applications for a Salesforce Developer/Analyst position within the Enterprise Application Support & Development. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.About the Position: Are you an experienced developer with Salesforce experience who is always looking for new ways to solve problems, meet challenges and develop functionality to automate and improve operations? If so, we want you to join our team and contribute your expertise to design and develop world-class solutions to meet evolving requirements and improve our internal and student-facing Salesforce based and other applications/systems. You will be working in a supportive and fast-paced team and will enjoy numerous opportunities to contribute to development of our CRM and increase your professional knowledge and accomplish valuable goals.Responsibilities: Performing analysis, design, development, testing, documentation and implementation of CRM software (Native Salesforce and Connected apps) and other related application systems within Salesforce and related platforms such as MVC .Net, MS Team foundation, Heroku and their integration with other enterprise systems, as well as assisting in governance, project management activities and other related tasks. This work will be done collaborating with stakeholders and team members and functional and technical Salesforce Administrators to meet the project requirements and completing tasks and communicating project information to clients, project manager, or other project stakeholders while adhering to university policies and in compliance with accessibility related standards (W3C, ADA, Section 508, etc.) Required Qualifications:Experience with / Communities, Lightning, Visualforce;Hands on Salesforce development experience in any of Lightning, Communities, Visualforce, Apex environments and other related tools and technologies;Proficiency with any commonly used development tools (i.e. MS Visual Studio, MS Visual Code, etc.);In-depth knowledge of web design/development technologies, techniques and best practices as well as security standards and techniques to improve stability and security of new and existing systems;Skilled in developing web applications and web services using Salesforce (native and connected app) or similar experience using other web development;Experience with user interface issues pertaining to navigation, usability and functionality;Good understanding of issue troubleshooting and performance tuning within Salesforce and related platforms;Knowledge of optimizing and performance tuning for high utilization 24x7 access; andKnowledge of integration with third party products with existing infrastructure (i.e. Mulesoft, Informatica, Ethos).Preferred Qualifications:One or more of the following certifications or equivalent:Salesforce Certified AdministratorSalesforce Platform Developer CertificationsKnowledge and ability to work with Salesforce code repository and release management tools such as (Flosum, Gearset, Copado, etc.);Knowledge and experience of ASP.Net, C#.Net/Razor, PHP and/or other programming languages;Understanding of encryption methods and procedures;Experience/Exposure to working with Higher Ed. Industry and enterprise systems such as Banner, PeopleSoft, Workday, etc.;Understanding/experience with Salesforce connected app architecture and best practices; andExperience within higher education industry.Salary is commensurate with education and experience.George Mason University is a great place to work where employees are given an opportunity to develop skills and expand horizons. We have tuition waivers; telecommuting (typically one day a week) and flextime schedules; facilities that will meet your physical fitness needs; and the campus environment is dynamic and ethnically and culturally diverse.

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position 02965z at by March 25, 2022; complete and submit the online application; and upload a resume and a list of three (3) professional references. References must include name, email address and phone number.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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