Salesforce Developer (Subject Matter Expert)

Clearance Level
Software Development
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

REQ#: RQ62554

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT is looking for a Salesforce Architect (SME) to join their team in Wilkes-Barre, PA supporting the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Deliver Salesforce solutions on Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, and Marketing Cloud.
  • Accountable for Salesforce technical delivery – Build, System Testing, documentation and deployment activities.
  • Play lead in reviewing service requests, user-stories, and convert functional requirements to technical requirements. Estimate user stories, plan team capacity and work closely with Scrum Master to finalize Sprint scope.
  • Expertise with Salesforce development tools and techniques including the APEX language, Lightning Experience, custom development, triggers, controllers, JSON, sObjects, SOQL, SOSL, Chatter APIs, outbound messaging and creating Visual Force pages.
  • Ability to analyze and identify gaps in functional and business requirements.
  • Build interface integrations between Salesforce and external applications using REST, SOAP, APIs, and Single Sign-On
  • Migration of changes from development to test to production environment(s) using Jenkins.
  • Manage risks and issues with cross dependencies with other teams.
  • Communicate effectively with internal teams and client to address technical designs and defects.
  • Ability to effectively debug and resolve technical issues and/or defects which may be reported as a result of faults in the production system.
  • Provide technical and other guidance as required to the team and assess the performance of the associates.
  • Apex batches, schedule classes by implementing Batchable and Schedulable interfaces for processing large data sets in scheduled intervals.
  • Strong implementation experience in managing data security using OWD, sharing rules, apex managed sharing rules.

Desired Skills:

  • Development experience in UI technologies like Bootstrap, Lightning Design System (LDS), Lightning Components
  • Development, AngularJS, jQuery, JavaScript would be a plus
  • Experience with Chatter, Communities and other Salesforce apps (SteelBrick. And CPQ,)
  • Understanding of SDLC methodologies (Agile, SCRUM, and others)
  • DevOps tools such as Selenium/Jenkins.
  • Platform Developer II Certification


  • Bachelor’s degree Technical or combination school and years of experience
  • 5 + years of total IT experience with at least 3+ years of Salesforce Apex, VisualForce and

Also, strong Salesforce customization and configuration experience (at least 3 or more of the following five Salesforce modules:

  • Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Marketing Cloud, Salesforce Communities and knowledge)
  • Hands on development experience using Salesforce configuration and customizations using Apex, Visualforce, Triggers, Scheduled and Batch classes etc.,
  • Proven integration experience using integration techniques - REST, SOAP APIs, and Single Sign-On.
  • Success in building customer facing, web based user interfaces, with a deep understanding of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Ability to migrate Salesforce classic features to Lightning experience, including converting Visualforce pages to lightning components and / or using Lightning Design System with Visualforce pages.
  • Knowledge of Product Development Lifecycle and DevOps Tools like Jenkins
  • A thorough understanding of Salesforce Deployment Process and tools like ANT, Change Sets and IDE.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a creative, Agile environment and manage agile task assignments
  • Salesforce Certified Platform Developer​

The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days.








We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. 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, or any other protected class.