Skip to content

This website uses cookies to provide features and services. By using the site you agree to the use of cookies.Cookie policy.  Close

College Park, MD Full Time Posted by: University of Maryland Division of Information Technology Posted: Wednesday, 25 March 2020
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

The University of Maryland, College Park (UMD) is seeking a Salesforce developer. This position will be assisting with the full development life cycle from technical design to development, testing, and deployment. The Salesforce Developer will be expected to work with the UMD Salesforce project team and UMD clients to gather requirements and configure the Salesforce application based on business needs with robust documentation. The best candidates will be highly technical professionals experienced in web application development. Candidates should have extensive development experience with the Salesforce platform and be able to leverage the Salesforce provided Application Programming Interface. He/she should be able to follow established Salesforce development standards and best practices. He/she will be comfortable communicating and presenting to technical and non-technical audiences.

Minimum qualifications

Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.


Active Developer Certification/s (Developer, Advanced Developer, and/or Admin)


5+ years of software development experience
3+ years of experience developing on the platform
Strong experience with configuration, customization, programming with APEX APIs, APEX Triggers, and implementing new instances of from scratch

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Proficiency in programming using Salesforce SFDC.
  • Ability to gather and translate business requirements into well-architected solutions that best leverage the platform.
  • Strong technical design skills and an ability to deliver customer driven solutions.
  • Deliver results on time and produce high quality deliverables.
  • Proficient in programming best practices, design patterns and design trade-offs on Internet and cloud based platform.


Master's degree in an IT-related discipline
Experience working in higher education
Previous custom development experience in implementing other technologies
ETL experience such as Informatica
Proficiency in programming using, Java, JavaScript, and XML and their use in the development of CRM solutions

Additional information: This position does not provide sponsorship for Visas.

Physical demands: Sedentary work. Employee will need to be able to sit for long periods of time to work on a computer, as well as travel occasionally to meet with clients and customers on and off campus.

Best consideration date: 03/06/2020 or open until filled
Position #: 125394


College Park, MD, United States of America
3/25/2020 11:13:14 PM

We strongly recommend that you should never provide your bank account details to an advertiser during the job application process. Should you receive a request of this nature please contact support giving the advertiser's name and job reference.