• Senior Programmer Analyst - Salesforce

    Location US-IL-Downers Grove
    Job ID
    Adtalem Global Education
    Information Technology
    Employment Type
    Regular Full-Time
    FLSA Status
    U.S. - Exempt
  • Opportunity at a Glance

    The Senior Application Developer-Salesforce.com will develop software and maintain business applications built on our company's Salesforce.com platform based applications using Apex, Visual Force programming languages and Salesforce.com Metadata API.


    • Evaluates business requests, gathers business requirements, analyzes, designs and develops innovative Force.com solutions to meet the business and end-users requirements.
    • Be a key member of the CRM COE and implement improvements and designs to the existing and future architecture for CRM. 
    • Designs, develops, tests and supports custom salesforce.com applications software using Apex Triggers, Visual Force or Sites pages, Web Services, Saleforce.com Metadata API etc. as appropriate using code authoring tools such as Eclipse IDE to satisfy the applications’ business requirements.
    • Performs Salesforce.com configuration and administrative functions as required.
    • Ability/willingness to mentor junior developers in the team. Provides input to users or other teams who seek individuals’ input.
    • Work in an agile environment and work across multiple projects if needed. 


    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
    • Current Salesforce Certified Platform Developer 1 or Salesforce Certified Developer [DEV401] – required 
    • Minimum 3 years’ experience developing and implementing enterprise solutions – required 
    • 5+ years of verifiable hands-on experience in developing Salesforce.com based business applications using Apex triggers, SOAP and REST based Web services, Visual Force, Salesforce.com Metadata API, Sites etc. is preferred. 
    • Experience using Salesforce data tools (Data Loader, Excel Connector, Demand Tools, Eclipse Force.com IDE).
    • Ability to migrate metadata between salesforce environments using Jenkins, GitHub, change sets and other tools as needed.
    • Skills in Angular JS, HTML 5, CSS 3, JavaScript, jQuery is a plus.
    • Demonstrate excellent understanding of various governor limits applicable to Salesforce.
    • Good understanding of all Salesforce.com out of the box standard objects and functionality and the know how to determine how they can be used to fulfill specific business requirements in an application
    • Good understanding of how and when to use out of the box Salesforce.com lead assignment rules and when to use custom code for lead assignment
    • Good understanding of object oriented concepts and relational database concepts
    • Ability to translate high level business requirements into Salesforce.com implementation requirements and design
    • Professional experience in a test-driven and formal QA development environment, including development/staging/production (or similar) deployment cycles. 
    • Knowledge of block chain technology, AI, Einstein and big data concepts is preferred.

    We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.

    Who We Are

    The purpose of Adtalem Global Education is to empower students to achieve their goals, find success, and make inspiring contributions to our global community. Adtalem Global Education Inc. (NYSE: ATGE; member S&P MidCap 400 Index) is a leading global education provider and the parent organization of Adtalem Educacional do Brasil, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Becker Professional Education, Chamberlain University, Ross University School of Medicine and Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. For more information, please visit adtalem.com.


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