Salesforce Development Architect | Remote

38 days ago
  • Location

    San Francisco, CA, USA

  • Role

    Architect

  • Contract

    Permanent

  • Salary

    n/a


Description

Position at National Education Partners

What We Are Looking For

 NEP is currently seeking a dynamic individual to become part of our Technology team as the Salesforce Development Architect.


Essential Functions

  • Development  Responsibilities 
  • Assist project team (PM, BA, SQA, etc.) in developing solutions that help achieve business and technical goals
  • Perform Requirement/Solution Analysis
  • Develop Project Plan
  • Responsible for Project Staffing and Resource allocation
  • Responsible for coordination of tasks between Engineering and other groups
  • Responsible for the review and analysis of Engineering Solutions
  • Provides development support during SQA/UAT
  • Help design and architect the Salesforce Platform as used at NEP
  • Ensures that solutions provided fit into the overall architecture
  • Ensures that solutions provided are flexible, extensible, and scalable
  • Develops and adapts quality software engineering processes that allow the team to provide solutions in our challenging environment within project constraints
  • Provide support as needed to production systems ensuring that both internal and external customer needs are met
  • Identify the risks and plan mitigation for the project(s)
  • Communicate/escalate the project issues to leadership as appropriate
  • Support University System and Department Goals
    • Display a commitment to deliver systems in a timely manner according to business need
    • Motivate staff to deliver quality projects within constraints
    • Lead projects for technologies or systems that may lay outside your background
    • Aggressively work to provide solutions to challenges as they arise
    • Mentor and Coach team members as necessary
    • Possess a positive and constructive attitude
    • Evaluate team member performance
    • Perform other duties as assigned
    • Reasonable and consistent attendance to fulfill requirements of the position
   


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Proven experience with Software Design and Architecture, especially within the Salesforce Platform
  • Expert skill level with Apex, VisualForce, Lightning, and JavaScript
  • Expert experience with database design concepts and use of SOQL, SOSL, and SQL
  • Able to automate business processes using Salesforce automation tools, such as Process Builder, Workflows, Formulas, Flow, Assignment Rules and email Alerts
  • Salesforce Developer Certification a plus
  • Applies generally accepted programming standards and techniques to assure efficient program logic, data manipulation, and customer user-friendly interfaces.
  • Ensures effective inter- and intra-team communications.
  • Participates in the deployment of new technology.
  • Coordinates and collaborates with coworkers, internal customers, and other project team members
  • Consults with end-users on system requirements; understands, recommends, and provides technical advice.
  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills and maintains a positive, professional image
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word and other applications in the Microsoft Office suite

Education and Experience


  • Master's degree with focus in Computer Science or software development and two (2) years as a software developer/engineer required or Bachelor's degree with focus in Computer Science or Programming and four (4) years as a software developer.
  • Experience in higher education preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • All skills, abilities and education will be considered for minimum qualifications

  

Working Conditions

This position operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, printers, and phones.

• Good working environment with the absence of disagreeable conditions. 

• The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

• Regular and reliable attendance is required.

 

NEP will not sponsor applicants for work visas.

Who We Are

National Education Partners (NEP) provides premier online program management (OPM) services for leading educational institutions. NEP offers a rich history of delivering traditional academic operations support in areas such as finance, human resources, enrollment, financial aid, marketing, information technology and much more. Today, NEP is the OPM of record for Northcentral University (NCU), which offers doctoral, master’s and bachelor’s degrees in business, technology, education, and psychology, as well as doctoral and master’s degrees in healthcare and marriage and family therapy. NEP also provides online services to John F. Kennedy University. Both NEP and NCU are part of the National University System, a system of nonprofit universities with its headquarters in La Jolla, California.



This is a remote position unless otherwise specified.

Who We Are

National Education Partners (NEP) provides premier online program management (OPM) services for leading educational institutions. Ranked one of the top 20 places to work in Phoenix, NEP offers a rich history of delivering traditional academic operations support in areas such as finance, human resources, enrollment, financial aid, marketing, information technology, and much more.

Today, NEP is the OPM of record for Northcentral University (NCU), which offers doctoral, master’s, and bachelor’s degrees in business, technology, education, law, and psychology, as well as doctoral and master’s degrees in healthcare and marriage and family therapy; National University (NU), which offers more than 75 programs across industries such as healthcare, criminal justice, and accounting; and City University of Seattle, a top-10 educator of adults worldwide offering degrees and certificates in business, health care, education, and more.

NEP fully embraces diversity and equal opportunity. As an equal opportunity employer, we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any based upon race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

NEP values a diverse workplace and strongly encourages women, people of color, LGBTQIA+ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, and veterans to apply.

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