Salesforce Development Manager in Rochester, NY at Windstream

Date Posted: 6/30/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    20 South Clinton Avenue
    Rochester, NY
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  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
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Job Description

Job ID:21003495

Position Overview: 

We have an opportunity for a highly motivated Salesforce software development manager to support a greenfield implementation transforming our growing business unit that is peerless in our industry.  You must be able to develop a team by developing existing talent and onboarding and training new members.  You will develop best practices for pipeline management, code review, technical design, and architecture for both admin and development roles.  The position will require team management, collaborate with cross functional teams, and working with product owners.  You should have experience managing a team of developers, both on long-term, large-scale projects and small enhancements. You should be experienced working in an Agile or modified-Agile development.  Application work will impact company goals, foster innovation, and improve customer experience. 


  • Development pipeline management 

  • Review and collaborate on business requirements 

  • Complete and oversee estimates 

  • Identify and assign resources to new tasks; Identify and assign resources to project teams 

  • Oversee the career development & advancement of development team members 

  • Identify hiring needs and oversee the interviewing and onboarding process 

  • Develop training path to salesforce for developers on other platforms 

  • Establish best practice standards for the development team and ensure compliance 

  • Providing necessary guidance to team members to follow SDLC, methodology, and Salesforce best practices 

  • Managing, coaching, and mentoring development team members, including offshore resources 

  • Maintain high standards of software quality within the team by establishing periodic code reviews, best practices, and architecture review 

  • Resolve production issues 

  • Execution of project plans and software delivery 

  • Providing technical leadership on projects to support business goals 


Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience working as a Salesforce software developer 

  • Minimum 2 years successful managerial experience overseeing development teams of 4 or more coders 

  • Current Salesforce Administrator Certification required; Platform Developer 1 or higher. 

  • Mastery of the Salesforce technical platform 

  • Hands-on experience in development and architecture with Lightning, Lightning Web Components, Apex, Visualforce, and API’s 

  • Experience with Vlocity is a plus 

  • Good communication skills  

  • Managerial ability, both in administration and leadership of technical teams, including offshore resources 

  • Analytical problem solving 

  • Excellent time management 

  • High standards for quality and high quality software delivery 

  • Ability to work from office or if remote, must have a dedicated home office with high-speed internet 

  • Bachelor’s degree required in computer science or equivalent 

EEO Statement: Windstream is an equal opportunity employer. At Windstream, we celebrate the authenticity and uniqueness of our people and their ideas. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, protected veteran status, current military status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, creed, citizenship status, or any other status protected by law, and to give full consideration to qualified disabled individuals and protected veterans. The diverse voices of our employees fuel our innovation and our inclusive culture. Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing.  396026