Mid-level Salesforce Developer

at Peraton
Published October 29, 2023
Location Herndon, VA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  



Peraton is seeking a Salesforce Developer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Herndon, VA. The qualified applicant will become part of Peraton's Department of State (DOS) Consular Systems Modernization (CSM) Program, for the Bureau of Consular Affairs (CA). This initiative will modernize and consolidate the operational environment under a common technology framework in order to better support the services provided to CA’s customers. 

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Use your technical proficiency with the Salesforce platform to design and develop business functionalities using inbuilt CRM/CX technologies and functionalities
  • Map Salesforce capabilities, features and best practices against business and technical requirements by performing fit-gap analysis against Salesforce cloud, service, community, available tools available within AppExchange and Salesforce Platform
  • Creating new features and enhancements to existing apps
  • Maintaining the code base and ensuring it remains consistent with the overall application architecture
  • Build custom applications using declarative customization capabilities, e.g. flows and using App Builder
  • Perform app development, prototyping, testing and demonstrating capabilities to users.
  • Work with systems architect and support team members to address security and compliance (e.g. section 508, FISMA) requirements related to the setup of Salesforce platform sandbox and development environments
  • Work on design and development of interfaces APIs and integrations from Salesforce to external systems
  • Communicating effectively within the organization and across teams



Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field and 5-7 years’ of experience or Master’s Degree and 3-5 years’ of relevant experience
  • 2+ years direct experience in software development lifecycle
  • 2+ years of experience in development of enterprise-level Salesforce projects throughout implementation lifecycles with demonstrable success
  • 2+ years of experience with Salesforce Web Services APIs
  • Experience with designing, development and implementing workflows
  • Experience with Agile delivery, Scrum and/or Kanban
  • Experience and understanding business requirements, working with stakeholders, and implementing complex integrations
  • U.S. Citizenship required; must have the ability to obtain and/or have an Interim or Active Secret Clearance or higher (i.e., Top Secret).

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified in Salesforce.com certifications
  • Experience developing/deploying applications written in open languages and integration with Salesforce platform knowledge or previous experience

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Target Salary Range

$86,000 - $138,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.