Salesforce Developer

Summit Technologies is looking for qualified Salesforce Developers. We offer competitive pay, a full range of benefits and a work environment that puts our people first.


Job Description
Summit Technologies is looking for an experienced Salesforce Developer who wants to take their skills to the next level! Do you want to work on a team with the top Salesforce developers and admins in Ohio? Are you bored and not challenged in your current position? We work with many different clients in many different industries on all kinds of Salesforce projects - all from the comfort of our home offices or in the company headquarters in the heart of the Brewery District!

We are looking for high-energy, highly motivated individuals who want to take their Salesforce learning to the maximum and put their skills to work in a fast-paced, relaxed and fun environment. If you think you have what it takes, we'd love to talk to you!

About Summit Technologies

Summit Technologies is a rapidly growing boutique Salesforce consulting practice. We are experts in helping our clients adopt and implement Salesforce as their CRM, marketing, mobile, collaboration and workflow platform. We have over 120 clients both around central Ohio and all over the United States. Most of our engagements are performed remotely.

Job Summary

We are looking for a creative and driven developer to work with our team and our clients to customize the Salesforce platform. This is a customer facing role, delivered remotely, so communication skills and the ability to contribute on a highly functioning team are a must. The position is permanent and full-time and not a contract position.

No 1099, C2C or Corp to Corp candidates please.

Position Summary

The Salesforce Developer works on a highly functional team of Salesforce certified professions and assists in developing specifications; contributing to solution design; and configuring the Salesforce platform in response to client needs and planned usage for the platform. This position participates in design and coding activities, working collaboratively with other team members and the client team.


  • Execute declarative Salesforce platform configuration when possible

  • Use Apex, Visualforce and JavaScript to create unique customer-based solutions

  • Interact directly with our customers and the Summit Technologies team, including consultants, project managers, business analysts, architects and sales reps to ensure customer success

  • Participate in the full application life cycle from technical design to development, testing, and deployment

  • Create product integrations using API's, Apex and iPaaS technologies

  • Develop new native products on the platform

Essential Functions

  • Possesses knowledge, skills, and experience building custom declarative and programmatic applications on the platform

  • Design data models, user interfaces, business logic, and security for custom applications

  • Contributes to the overall Salesforce solution that optimizes the client’s investment in the platform, balancing business needs with technical complexity. Specifically, this position will utilize Apex, JavaScript and Visualforce to create unique client-based solutions.

  • This role will span all aspects of the software development lifecycle and include working alongside the client’s business, development and user experience teams in a highly collaborative environment

  • Ability to translate documented business use cases into functional solutions

  • Adheres to platform best practices

  • Understands and embraces test-driven development, Agile and Scrum methodologies

  • Responsible for developing new features and functionality as well as integrating new modules that enhance the client’s experience with the Salesforce platform. Builds product extensions using Visualforce and Apex technologies

  • Routinely participates in problem analysis with client business users and assists in determining software solutions and enhancements. Participates in design review meetings and the evaluation of technical requirements and options associated with the client project.

  • May also provide maintenance, including troubleshooting, support for the Salesforce platform and triage support issues to other areas of development if needed

  • Remains abreast of the current and future Salesforce feature set and how those changes are relevant to the client organization

Required Qualifications

  • Developer Certified

  • 1+ years of experience with programming in APEX, Visualforce and the Web Services API

  • 2+ years of general IT/Programming experience

  • Be able to design and build integrations between SFDC and other applications

  • Be able to see a task from a business standpoint, not just a technical perspective

  • Be results-oriented, able to take a task and achieve objectives with minimal guidance

  • Know how to quantify and visualize business data

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to work well both individually and within a team

  • Comfort in working in a small company atmosphere at a fast pace

Additional Beneficial Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science (or related field)

  • 1+ years of experience with administration

  • Lightning Component / JavaScript development experience

This position description is intended to be dynamic and subject to change. Position requirements and essential functions may be altered from time to time based upon the needs of the organization and department. This position may be required to execute special projects or other related duties on occasion.

Applicants must possess work authorization in the US, which does not require sponsorship now or in the future by the Summit Technologies for a visa. Summit Technologies is an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversification. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $70.00 to $120,000.00 per year depending on experience

Job Type: Full-time W2

COVID-19 considerations
All team members are encouraged to work from home and meet with clients and other team members remotely. No face-to-face meetings are required.