Salesforce Developer (hybrid)

at Zirous
Published December 20, 2023
Location West Des Moines, IA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Zirous is an accomplished tech firm based out of West Des Moines, IA. For over 35 years, Zirous has been committed to executing best practices and going above and beyond industry standards to provide viable solutions for customers in all things data & analytics, marketing technology, cloud adoption, enterprise integration, identity & access management, custom application development, and extended reality. Zirous is seeking a Salesforce Developer who is eager to work with a variety of projects and to continue to develop their Salesforce expertise.

Our technology partners include: Adobe Marketo, AWS, Microsoft, OneTrust, Okta, Oracle, SailPoint, Tealium, Vertify, and many more!

Zirous has also been recognized as a Top Workplace in the State of Iowa across multiple years! Join our fantastic team today!

Location: This position will work in a hybrid model with both work from home (remote) days each Monday & Friday, as well as on-site days at the West Des Moines, IA office each Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday. Zirous offers a flexible schedule so that you can work to meet clients needs and your personal needs.

**Applicants local to the Des Moines, IA metro will be given preference, due to the hybrid requirement for this position.

What you'd be doing:

The Salesforce Developer develops code and provides technical guidance in adherence to company standards, policies and procedures. They apply unique aptitude for a specific applicable technical skill as needed. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Develops code consistent with specifications and performs unit testing of such code.
  • Utilizes professional discretion to make technical decisions that guide projects.
  • Independently utilizes professional discretion to achieve project goals with minimal oversight.
  • Provides technical support to internal and external customers.
  • Participates in formal unit and or integration testing for deliverables as required by projects.
  • Communicates clearly in writing and verbally the specific logic involved in assigned tasks.
  • Proactively researches, learns, and applies new technology and methods to solve assigned tasks.
  • Participate in Technical Requirements gathering sessions, collaborate to provide documentation around design, customizations, integration, data migration and testing.
  • Act as the Technical Architect to deliver well architected and secure solutions that best leverage SFDC and SFDX platforms.
  • Deliver module(s) within a workstream from a technical perspective including customization, programming, on SFDC and SFDX Platforms.
  • Demonstrate built capabilities to product manager as part of application development.
  • Support testing teams and deliver documentation required for Quality Processes in a Regulated industry.
  • Participate in CI/CD/Release Management, Identification of risks and issues from a technical perspective.
  • Assist production support teams for escalated incident resolution.
  • Adhere to best practices, perform peer code reviews, and ensure appropriate design patterns are being followed.
  • Work closely with Project Managers & Technical Leads to ensure successful project implementation.
  • Provide expert and specialized hands-on technical support, consultation and coaching to clients.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Management Information Systems, or in a related field or equivalent work experience.
  • Customization and development experience in platform with exposure to Sales or Service Clouds.
  • 5 years of professional development experience.
  • Ability to code from scratch within Apex, Visualforce (VF), and experience with the Lightning platform.
  • Experience in using Lightning App Builder, Flow Builder, Apex, Triggers, API, LWC, SOQL, Visual Force and Data migration tools.
  • Experience using a DevOps tooling with platform.
  • Experience designing and developing custom Salesforce platform and custom Salesforce applications.
  • Salesforce certifications in one or more areas preferred (Administrator, Platform Developer I/II, Platform App Developer, JavaScript Developer).
  • Experience in Additional Salesforce Clouds (Health Cloud, Commerce Cloud, Experience Cloud, Marketing Cloud).
  • Experience customizing and/or integrating with App Exchange Products/ third party Apps.
  • Experience with refactoring and maintaining legacy systems.
  • Comfortable with basic Salesforce admin duties.
  • Ability to analyze performance issues arising and provide a remediation plan for custom code running on platform.
  • Experience in reports and dashboards.
  • Ability to balance multiple assignments and deadlines at same time.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills (timely, clear, concise, accurate, conclusive targeted to audience).
  • 5 years of experience with the Salesforce product suite including Salesforce1, Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, App Cloud, Communities and AppExchange solution.
  • Solid troubleshooting skills and be able to debug and analyze issues to resolution.
  • Excellent communication skills, analytical ability, good judgment, and the ability to work effectively with staff and clients.
  • The ability to interact with clients in order to maintain good standing which includes, but is not limited to; assisting in gathering requirements, answering questions, and participating in implementations.
  • Position will work closely with other team members to accomplish company, client and personal goals.
  • Will work to understand the company's business including vendor relationships, company divisions, and how to best support them.
  • This position will strive to expand professional and personal skills through a variety of assigned activities.


    • Contributing to the success of a high caliber team
    • Competitive salary and benefits package including 401(k) match
    • An environment that fosters personal and professional growth
    • Hybrid model of in-office and work from home days each week
    • Flexible scheduling
    • Opportunities to work on exciting and varied projects
    • Flexible time off (FTO) - Unlimited time off - take what you need while still supporting your team members and Zirous
    • Paid holidays
    • Cell phone subsidy and discounts through Verizon
    • We value our employees' personal time, career desires and life goals

Zirous is an equal opportunity employer functioning under an Affirmative Action Plan.