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Salesforce Developer

Date: Apr 3, 2019

Location: Newark, NJ, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition ID:  53872 

Job Function/Category:  Information Technology 

Employment Type:  Exempt Full Time 

This is an exciting time to be joining PSEG. Our commitments, which include safety, integrity, customer focus, and diversity & inclusion, are the fabric of our culture and help drive the success of our business. We are fortunate to have an outstanding workforce of diverse and highly skilled talent who move us forward in our operational excellence journey.  PSEG has more than 12,000 employees who are dedicated to the communities we serve and embody our vision: People providing Safe, Reliable, Economic and Greener Energy.


This is a reposting of req 52622, Salesforce Developer.  If you had previously applied to that posting, no need to reapply as you will automatically be considered.


This position is a direct report to the Group Product Manager and has sound knowledge of business processes in the specific area of technology enablement.  This position is responsible for managing one or more products to meet business outcomes, spanning multiple technologies including associated impact, cost and complexity. This position is specific to Salesforce Product.  In that capacity, this position is responsible for the following:


• Product Consultants are the primary facilitators for product.  Product Consultants are responsible for optimizing the value proposition. They anticipate issues and/or complications, and respond well to time pressures.

• Leads the effort to select IT Vendors to execute projects and manages on-boarding and collaborative working relationship with selected Vendors.

• Serves as domain specific subject matter expert for their assigned product line.

• Allocates staff and budget resources to meet changing business needs.

• Keeps informed of technical and managerial advances in IT, including leading the introduction of best practice.

• Leading products teams to deliver business solutions:

o Manages and directs one or more product teams to meet business objectives

o Works with Clients to deliver business outcomes by executing projects through the Product Development Life Cycle (PDLC) inclusive of identifying, specifying and analyzing business requirements and processes and managing progress throughout the design, test and implementation process (work is technically difficult, requiring innovative and creative solutions and frequently involves multiple platforms, software, hardware, technologies and tools including public and private cloud-related resources and storage).

o Develops reviews, evaluates and formulates project plans, schedules and budgets

o Ensures alignment with Clients on scope, value proposition and overall project goals throughout the SDLC. Works with client departments to coordinate systems testing, installation, training and support

o Manages product life-cycle based events

o Identifies and negotiates schedules, milestones and resources required to meet product objectives, primarily through coordinating the activities with other IT departments and Vendors (e.g., database, telecommunications, operations, technical support, etc.).

• Designing and building solutions:

o Design and build system solutions for Salesforce product

o Utilize domain specific knowledge to work with client management to: identify, specify and analyze business requirements and processes, and monitors progress throughout the design, testing and implementation process.

o Applies Agile concepts, practices, and procedures

• Responsible for vendor solutions i.e. end to end accountability:

o Ensures quality through the use of company-approved methodologies.

o Leads the effort to select IT Vendors to execute projects and manages on-boarding and collaborative working relationship with selected Vendors.

o Ensures required change management activities to drive solution adoption take place as necessary.

o Ensures quality through the use of PSEG IT company-approved methodologies such as 2 Pizza Team, agile, etc.  Applies applicable concepts, practices, and procedures.


Required Skills, Competencies, Education and Experience:


• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or a related field, or relevant experience

• This is a multi-level position and placement is dependent upon skills, knowledge and experience, scope and number of products managed of the selected candidate.  Minimum experience of 2 years in Information Technology is required.


- Associate Technology Product Consultant

- Technology Product Consultant

- Sr. Technology Product Consultant

- Principal Technology Product Consultant

- Sr Principal Technology Product Consultant


• Demonstrated leadership capabilities through projects or other work planning experiences. .

• Understanding of and experience in IT project management methodologies, requirements management, quality assurance and IT processes. 

• Requires broad knowledge of the business area's functions and applications, and of system and technology alternatives.

• Demonstrated experience managing outsourced vendors (on and off shore) within the information technology field. 

• Ability to manage projects from inception to successful implementation,

• Strong oral and written communication skills,

• Good facilitation skills,

• Strong judgment and management skills,

• Strong analytical ability,

• Leadership, technical teamwork and interpersonal skills,

• Ability to foster working relationships with the team, IT Management and Client departments,

• Good understanding of technology platforms and ability to explain technical concepts to the business users in the context of business requirements.

• Knowledgeable about techniques to effectively elicit requirements from end-users, individually or as a group (e.g. JAD sessions, prototyping, etc.)

• Ability to define performance and scalability attributes, constraints, and other nonfunctional requirements.

• At least 2+ year's previous experience as a developer in Salesforce Platform.

• 2 or more years of experience with designing software & hardware solutions used in large enterprises including new technologies, infrastructure, Cloud, SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS solutions

• 2 or more years of proven experience supporting and/or coaching other developers.

• Must have suitable Salesforce certifications. Having Salesforce certifications will greatly improve the chances for a successful application

• Direct experience with Agile (Scrum) project methodologies and practices.

• Experience designing and developing software components specifically with platform is required.

• Familiarity with best practices, support mechanisms, procedures and limitations is required.

• Understanding of Salesforce Architecture for various Salesforce products – SalesCloud, ServiceCloud, MarketingCloud, and Einstein Analytics.

• Development experience in ServiceCloud, Marketing Cloud, SalesCloud, Einstein Analytics, and Einstein Data Discovery is required, including Rest Integrations, App Exchanges apps, Bootstrap framework etc.

• Good knowledge of web services and integration. Knowledge of Integrating with middleware tools MuleSoft is preferred.

• Familiarity with best practices, support mechanisms, procedures and limitations is required.

• Proven experience in very large implementations with multiple integrations including web services, legacy applications, app exchange, etc.

• Proficiency in programming using APEX, Visual Force, Java, JavaScript, XML, HTML5 and the use of these tools with

• Strong knowledge of UI enablement in including Lightning UI paradigm

• Strong knowledge with configuration, customization, and programming with APEX APIs, APEX Triggers, and implementing new instances of from inception of license purchase.

• Experience with management of sandboxes, including their integrations.

• Proven ability to learn new products, develop technical knowledge and apply new skills in a high paced environment.

• Excellent knowledge of Salesforce Administration and Development.

• Security / Permissions Management experience


Desired Skills, Competencies, Education and Experience:


• Graduate degree or MBA

• Experience with CMMI

• Understanding of basic financial principles including experience with project financial budgeting and planning

• Experience with a variety of ETL tools including Data loader, MuleSoft  Dataweave.

• Working with offshore Teams to build cost effective solutions

• Project Management Professional Certification (PMP)


Please Note:  PSEG will not offer visa sponsorship in connection with these positions.  Positions will be located in Newark, New Jersey at the PSEG Corporate Office.




As an employee of PSE&G or PSEG Long Island, you should be aware that during storm restoration efforts, you may be required to perform functions outside of your routine duties and on a schedule that may be different from normal operations.

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