Senior Salesforce App Builder

at Ascension Health
Published March 10, 2023
Location St. Louis, MO
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  



+ Department: Ascension Studio

+ Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8 hr day shift

+ Location: Remote

As a military friendly organization, Ascension promotes career flexibility and offers many benefits to help support the well-being of our military families, spouses, veterans and reservists. Our associates are empowered to apply their military experience and unique perspective to their civilian career with Ascension.


Paid time off (PTO)Various health insurance options & wellness plansRetirement benefits including employer match plansLong-term & short-term disabilityEmployee assistance programs (EAP)Parental leave & adoption assistanceTuition reimbursementWays to give back to your community*Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by position, exclusions may apply for some roles (for example: PRN, Short-Term Option, etc.). Connect with your Talent Advisor today for additional specifics.


As a Senior Salesforce App Builder you will lead the design and execution of declarative development on the Salesforce platform and build Salesforce based applications designed to inspire while facilitating the needs of end users.


+ Assess the needs of end users and design experiences that meet their needs while exceeding their expectations.

+ Push Lightning pages to their limits, collaborating with architects, developers and administrators to achieve an exceptional user experience.

+ Provide expertise on Salesforce security, ensuring profiles, roles, permission sets, etc are all kept up-to-date and within compliance.

+ Build efficient Salesforce flows to accomplish discrete functions, as well as invokable flows to facilitate larger development efforts.

+ Know when to kick off automation with Salesforce Flow or utilize other platform tools.

+ DevOps/release management experience

+ Identify unused or underutilized platform features

+ Map data and provide integration design support.

+ Provide technical support and tie in automation across Salesforce Marketing Cloud, various studio products, and Salesforce Health Cloud.

+ Work with business stakeholders to question, understand, document, and re-design business processes.

+ Translate business process flows into Salesforce technical design in collaboration with Salesforce and enterprise architects.

+ Design and execute functional tests ensuring usability and delightability of functionality before it makes it into the hands of the end user.

+ Write technical and functional documentation.

+ Contribute to the standards in our Salesforce center of excellence.

+ Learn new/enhanced features and grow your Salesforce expertise.

+ Mentor other team members on their Salesforce learning journey.

+ Stay up-to-date on Salesforce Releases and new/enhanced features related to declarative development tools.

Complexity of Work:

+ The role requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment, and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment.

+ Collaboration with multiple cross-functional team members and stakeholders, which requires excellent communication skills.

Personal Protective Equipment:

+ Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.



+ High School diploma equivalency with 2 years of cumulative experience OR Associate'sdegree/Bachelor's degree with 1 year of experience OR 5 years of applicable cumulative job specificexperience required. 2 years of leadership or management experience preferred.

Additional Preferences

+ Bachelor's degree in Business, Computer Sciences, or related field preferred.

+ Minimum five years of experience as a Salesforce administrator.

+ Salesforce Administrator and App Builder certified or equivalent experience.

+ Proven ability to design and implement new processes and facilitate user adoption.

+ Strong understanding of the platform, with the ability to configure custom objects, formula fields, workflows, custom views, and other content of expert complexity.

+ Strong understanding of Salesforce best practices and functionality.

+ A demonstrated ability to understand, articulate, and question complex requirements.

+ Experience in a Healthcare setting preferred.

+ Previous experience working in a SCRUM or agile environment preferred.

+ Minimum of 5 years of Salesforce experience preferred.

+ 5 years of business experience preferred.

Why Join Our Team

Ascension associates are key to our commitment of transforming healthcare and providing care to all, especially those most in need. Join us and help us drive impact through reimagining how we can deliver a people-centered healthcare experience and creating the solutions to do it. Explore career opportunities across our ministry locations and within our corporate headquarters.

Ascension is a leading non-profit, faith-based national health system made up of over 150,000 associates and 2,600 sites of care, including more than 140 hospitals and 40 senior living communities in 19 states.

Our Mission, Vision and Values encompass everything we do at Ascension. Every associate is empowered to give back, volunteer and make a positive impact in their community. Ascension careers are more than jobs; they are opportunities to enhance your life and the lives of the people around you.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

For further information, view the EEO Know Your Rights (English) (\_EEOC\_KnowYourRights\_10\_20.pdf) poster or EEO Know Your Rights (Spanish) (\_EEOC\_KnowYourRightsSp\_10\_20.pdf) poster.

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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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