Acumen Solutions Salesforce Developer in Up to 50% Travel, Illinois

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: Acumen Solutions is hiring Salesforce Developers in our Chicago, IL, location. *Responsibilities* Work with our clients to gather requirements, document solution design, configure the Salesforce application, and ensure successful engagements and project go-lives through disciplined project management. *Specific Duties* -Execute declarative Salesforce application configuration -Use Apex and Visualforce to create unique customer-based solutions -Ability to lead client projects and internal team -Interact directly with our customers and the Acumen team, including consultants, architects and sales to ensure customer success -Participate in the full application life cycle from technical design to development, testing, and deployment -Build product extensions using Visualforce technology -Develop new native products on the platform *Desired Skills and Experience* -1-2 years of software development experience, ideally in a consulting environment -Experience with preferred -Strong technical design skills and an ability to deliver customer driven solutions -Motivated to learn new software as a service technologies -Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects - Strong communication skills, both written and verbal is required -Development experience with JSP/ ASP, Java, HTML language is required -Have a passion for solving customers' challenges with software -Have a natural curiosity and desire to learn new business processes and technologies -Be a creative and analytical thinker -Have a desire and ability to solve complex business processes with software -Be highly driven and able to self-manage in a fast paced environment -Possess strong organizational and time management skills -Be able to communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences -Build rapport and develop effective working relationships with clients -Have excellent written and oral communication skills -Have tenacity, persistence, passion and a desire for customer success -Bachelor's degree required -Must be authorized to work for any U.S. employer -Must be willing to travel up to % *Preferred Skills* -Development experience with Apex and Visualforce is desired Certifications preferred, but not required**