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CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Salesforce Developer in Lafayette, Louisiana

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Salesforce Developer

Category: ERP/CRM/Tools

City: Lafayette, Louisiana, US United States

Position ID: J1021-1442

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI offers more than a job. We offer limitless opportunities to make a difference for the clients and communities we serve. Come join committed, skilled and passionate people just like you! Come be part of our top global salesforce practice serving over 300 clients around the world as Platinum Salesforce Partner. Our team of 600+ experts has significant expertise in providing the right approach to transforming our clients’ businesses to smarter, more efficient technology organizations. Our culture is collaborative and casual and we are looking for additional Salesforce SMEs to join and continue to grow our expertise.

CGI is seeking a Salesforce Developer with 5+ years of experience to join a project team which is leading a business critical initiative to expand the use of Salesforce for its sales and marketing organizations. The Developer will provide insight into the Salesforce Forecasting capabilities to further leverage Sales Cloud within the organization. In this role, you will be responsible for coordinating with internal business and IT stakeholders to contribute to the creation of designs in adherence with the organization’s Salesforce strategy.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Key Responsibilities:

• Map business goals to the Salesforce ecosystem and execute on a plan for alignment across marketing and sales teams

• Evaluate the current forecasting solution and provide recommendations, through design and POCs, to further leverage Sales Cloud and the Forecasting module within the organization. Ensure that the system designs balance function, service quality, security, and system management requirements

• Communicate with business users/leaders and other developers to design cohesive project strategies and ensure effective collaboration throughout all phases of development, testing and deployment

• Partner with the development scrum teams and other IT groups to optimize the Sales Cloud solution.

• Produce tangible deliverables including solution designs and execution.

• Configure Salesforce orgs via declarative tools, including workflows, process builders, reports, dashboards, etc.

• Participate in the application life cycle from design to development, testing, deployment and support of Salesforce application with integration layer

• Take ownership of all technical aspects of, including data migrations, data quality, systems integrations, 3rd party applications, AppExchange products, and custom code

• Provide technical leadership, setting best practices including integration and application development, deployment, testing (unit and systems), and iterative refinement

• Seek out ways to utilize SFDC to improve processes and productivity, and make recommendations to support an organization scaling at a rapid pace

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Candidate should have working experience as Salesforce developer providing customization, development, enhancement and support for CRM Applications

• Must have at least 5 Years of SFDC development experience (Certified Developer Preferred)

• Experienced with Salesforce User access control, including permission sets, roles, hierarchies around Sales Cloud objects

• Configuration of multiple Forecast module types, rollups, including by region and currency

• Able to build in Opportunity Splits, Product Families (from an external source), Line-Item Schedules, and territories in the Forecast module

• Building in calculations around Recurring Revenue for Forecast schedules for subscription products

• Utilization of custom fields and objects within the Forecast module

• Able to configure External Users in a portal to access their Accounts and Opportunities using built-in Salesforce access control and User Permissions

• Detailed experience within implementing the Salesforce Forecast module in a complex dataset environment

• Experienced in both data visualization, manipulation and analysis utilizing data internal to the Salesforce platform as well as external data sources

• Mapping and integration of large and complex datasets easily and quickly

• Getting the most out of the baseline Salesforce Sales Cloud reporting capabilities on Forecasting

• Experienced in employee data used to create defined cross-functional team structures within Salesforce to create hierarchies for dynamic forecasting breakdowns by multiple Salesforce Account Types combined and separately

• Mapping of external datasets and proprietary applications to standard Salesforce objects such as Products

Est. Salary Range (Colorado Only): $66K - $100K*

*Disclaimer: In accordance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, effective January 1, 2021, a good faith hourly or base salary range must be posted for all positions where the work may be performed in the state of Colorado. Therefore, this good faith salary range will only apply where this described position will be performed in the state, and should not be considered the compensation range in other locations or for other positions.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive base salaries

• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category

• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members

• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans

• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;

• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more


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What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.