Salesforce Developer

at Booz Allen Hamilton
Published February 6, 2024
Location McLean, VA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Job Number: R0187187

Salesforce Developer

The Opportunity

As a Salesforce Developer, you will work closely with other developers, product owners, test engineers, and architects to ensure the timely and effective delivery of Salesforce requirements in a variety of industry contexts. The Salesforce Developer works in all aspects of the Salesforce Development Life cycle, including configuration, customization and implementation of applications and 3rd party integrations. You'll also serve as an advisor to our clients and provide consultative guidance regarding how they might adopt new technologies or add new features to support the mission. We're looking for someone like you to champion the technology that changes the face of healthcare.

In this role, you'll have an opportunity to join our robust training program, Salesforce Academy (SFA), to build upon these skills and apply them to client projects. SFA provides access to online training materials, daily instructor-led sessions, Salesforce-specific projects, exam preparation and more. After completing SFA, you'll help a team of experts develop and maintain dynamic Salesforce applications. You'll use programming and scripting languages, including Apex, to assist the team as they continuously enhance and maintain the application, troubleshoot any issues that arise operationally, and upgrade the system to meet security requirements. Most importantly, you'll learn how we advise our government clients on the best ways to improve and modernize the existing systems. Work with us as we build systems to change Veterans Affairs for the better.

Join us. The world can't wait.

You Have:

  • 3+ years of experience with Apex, Python, Java, JavaScript, C#, HTML, or CSS

  • Experience with committing code to Git repositories

  • Knowledge of the software development life cycle and Agile or Scrum methodology

  • Knowledge of the Salesforce platform, Lightning components, Visualforce pages, or Salesforce APIs

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust or Suitability/Fitness determination based on client requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, or 3+ years of experience with IT in lieu of a degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with supporting the federal government, VA, or Healthcare IT

  • Experience working on a project using Agile or Scrum methodology

  • Experience with Apex code, Lightning components, Visualforce pages, or Salesforce APIs

  • Experience with managing multiple priorities and tasks as delegated

  • Experience with working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

  • Knowledge of MVC architecture and Object-Oriented Programming

  • Ability to demonstrate punctuality and preparedness for work, including a strong work ethic

  • Salesforce Administrator Certification, Platform App Builder Certification, or Platform Developer I Certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Create Your Career:

Grow With Us

Your growth matters to us-that's why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like , tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.

A Place Where You Belong

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you'll develop your community in no time.

Support Your Well-Being

Our includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we'll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life-at work and at home.

Your Candidate Journey

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. so you'll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen's benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual's particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $49,800.00 to $102,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen's total compensation package for employees.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you'll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you'll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

We're an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change - no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.