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Application Developer Salesforce

Date: Nov 24, 2018

Location: Irvine, CA, US, 92618

Company: Vizio Inc.

Headquartered in Irvine, California, VIZIO is a leading HDTV brand in America and America’s #1 Sound Bar company. Our mission is to deliver high performance, smarter products and services with the latest innovations at the best value for our consumers. Our loyal following and industry-wide praise continues to grow as we redefine what it means to be smart. We are currently seeking an Application Developer Salesforece at our Irvine, CA headquarters.




As an Application Developer within VIZIO’s Information Technology team, this individual plays a critical role maintaining and developing solutions on the platform, which service the VIZIO Marketing, Sales and Customer Support functions. In summary this position: Analyzes business requirements/processes and system integration considerations to determine appropriate technology solutions; Designs, codes, tests and documents applications based on system and user requirements.


The ideal candidate will:


  • Analyze requirements to determine appropriate solution designs considering capabilities, limitations, and design trade-offs
  • Responsible for preparing design documentation.
  • Identify appropriate third-party products/applications to meet business requirements
  • Prepares flow charts and systems diagrams to assist in problem analysis.
  • Work with Business System Solution Architect to ensure the quality and integrity of Salesforce data
  • Learns new applications, VIZIO-specific technologies, system behavior and business processes as they relate to customer needs.
  • Offers limited systems recommendations for defined business needs.
  • Assists in establishing group priorities relative to basic or very specific business needs.
  • Writes programs according to specifications from higher-level staff.
  • Design, implement and deploy solutions on the Salesforce platform
  • Primary focus will be Salesforce development, leveraging Apex, Visualforce and Lighting Components according to VIZIO’s systems standards, policies and procedures.
  • Provides some assistance to entry-level developers.
  • Work with consultants and/or offshore resources in support of Salesforce development work
  • Performs maintenance on existing software products.
  • Assists in coding, testing, and debugging new software or making enhancements to existing software.
  • Proposes and implements systems enhancements that will improve the reliability and performance of the system.
  • Create and maintain documentation of application integrations and all custom development
  • Document user acceptance tests to ensure the quality of developed solutions prior to production deployment (includes creating test plans)
  • Prepares test data for unit, string and parallel testing.
  • Resolves customer issues with software solutions and responds to suggestions for improvements and enhancements.
  • Manages, resolves and documents issues and events related to system and environment availability.
  • Monitors and measures performance characteristics of applications.
  • Performs routine maintenance.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Participate in discovery sessions with key stakeholders and product owners to define and document functional requirements
  • Communicates with all stakeholders (customers, development teams, end users, etc.) to address system issues.
  • Prioritizes own work regarding the development, coding, testing, and debugging of new software or enhancements to existing software.
  • Research and advise on best practices for Salesforce solution development
  • Remain current on Salesforce best practices, technologies, and certifications


Required Education & Experience:


  • Undergraduate degree and 2-6 years relevant experience or Graduate degree and 0-4 years relevant experience.
  • 2+ years Salesforce development experience in Sales Cloud and Service Cloud environment
  • Demonstrated experience designing and deploying custom developed solutions on the Salesforce platform
  • Current Administrator or Platform App Builder certifications desired; Platform Developer I a plus
  • Experience using integrated development environments (IDE), Developer Console and declarative development
  • Experience managing deployment and understanding deployment best practices
  • Experience writing code which integrates directly with webservices (SOAP/REST)
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL a plus
  • Background in SDLC/Agile development a plus
  • Familiar with software development life cycle methodologies
  • Excellent attention to detail and complex problem solving capabilities
  • Completion of Developer Beginner Trail on; Developer Intermediate trail progress a plus
  • Ideal candidate will be able to provide URL to current Trailhead profile
  • Basic understanding of how key business needs drive technology


Required Skills:


  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to work in a cross functional team environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Ability to relate actual day-to-day work to business priorities.
  • Focused on learning the key aspects and duties of the job being performed.
  • Familiarity with business systems process knowledge within the consumer goods and distribution industries, including:  Marketing, Sales Management (including Opportunity Management, Forecasting Quote to Cash) & Customer Support.


Career Path:


Successful candidates in this position can expect to advance their career within the application development family of jobs in VIZIO’s Information Technology organization.


VIZIO, Inc. reserves the right to change or modify the employee’s job description whether orally or in writing, at any time during the employment relationship.  VIZIO, Inc. may require an employee to perform duties outside his/her


VIZIO, Inc. offers excellent career opportunity as well as a competitive compensation and benefits package.  We are an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran


Nearest Major Market: Irvine California
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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