• Software Developer

    Job Locations US-VA-Falls Church
    Posted Date 1 month ago(12/11/2019 10:30 AM)
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    Regular Full-Time

    Since 1975, MAXIMUS has operated under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People, enabling citizens around the globe to successfully engage with their governments at all levels and across a variety of health and human services programs. MAXIMUS delivers innovative business process management and technology solutions that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of productivity, accuracy, accountability and efficiency of government-sponsored programs. With more than 30,000 employees worldwide, MAXIMUS is a proud partner to government agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit

    Job Description Summary

    The Salesforce Developer is an accomplished developer in performing customizations, configurations and integration of Salesforce platform to include vertical offerings like Sales, Service and Marketing clouds. Must have hands-on experience in developing Salesforce solutions. Should have a positive attitude and excellent communication skills to effectively share the knowledge. The ideal candidate will have a good foundation of the Salesforce platform and its offerings. Experience in Salesforce Communities, Self-registration workflows, Salesforce Lightning Web Components is preferred.

    The candidate must demonstrate a willingness to learn new offerings from Salesforce and overcome technical challenges in a fast paced environment. The candidate will provide design, and implementation expertise to a cross-functional software development team. The Salesforce Developer will play a key role in designing and solution Salesforce to both client as well as in-house.

    This project will be located in Falls Church, VA with occasional travel to project site as needed.

    Job Duties:
    •Meet with stakeholders to understand requirements, determine design and perform gap-analysis to identify appropriate deployment strategy
    •Configure and customize Salesforce application/solution as per business requirements and expectations using out-of-box features and Salesforce platform (
    •Integrate Salesforce application/solution using natively available integration techniques like REST/SOAP etc.
    •Create VisualForce and Lightning Web Components
    •Configure communities including designing UI/UX for end user
    •Evaluate, ensure and recommend appropriate solution is leveraged – platform vs Service cloud
    •Brainstorm solutions, conduct architecture and design reviews to support internal teams as well as end clients.
    •Follow best practices and continuous improvement process to identify future upgrade issues and design considerations
    •Respond to technical issues in a professional and timely manner.

    •Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university is required
    •At least five (5) years of Salesforce experience
    •Experience in both platform and cloud offerings including communities
    •Experience in UI/UX design of Salesforce application
    •Hands on experience in integrating Salesforce with other applications
    •Support, perform and troubleshoot deployment issues.
    •Review the existing documentation and document technical specifications.
    •Perform maintenance on existing software products and contribute knowledge of business applications.
    •Contribute as necessary to the development of all project artifacts throughout the system development life cycle.
    •Preferred Salesforce platform certification

    Additional Requirements as per contract/client:
    •Ability to obtain and maintain public trust security clearance
    •Preference for citizens and permanent residents; Willing to sponsor visa for qualified candidates


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
    - Design, develop, code, test, and debug new software or enhancements to existing software of complex software applications.
    - Perform maintenance on existing software products and contribute knowledge of business applications.
    - Contribute as necessary to the development of all project artifacts throughout the system development life cycle.

    - Write SQL queries and analyze existing queries for performance tuning.
    - Perform post-deployment verification.
    - Review the existing documentation.
    - Document technical specifications.

    Minimum Requirements:
    - Requires a minimum of 5 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 3 years with a Master’s degree.
    - Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.
    - Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
    - Networks with senior internal and external personnel in own area of expertise.


    EEO Statement: Active military service members, their spouses, and veteran candidates often embody the core competencies MAXIMUS deems essential, and bring a resiliency and dependability that greatly enhances our workforce. We recognize your unique skills and experiences, and want to provide you with a career path that allows you to continue making a difference for our country. We’re proud of our connections to organizations dedicated to serving veterans and their families. If you are transitioning from military to civilian life, have prior service, are a retired veteran or a member of the National Guard or Reserves, or a spouse of an active military service member, we have challenging and rewarding career opportunities available for you. A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource. MAXIMUS is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. MAXIMUS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.


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