Senior Salesforce Developer

Sound Physicians   •  

Tacoma, WA

Industry: Healthcare


5 - 7 years

Posted 28 days ago

Job Details


Sound Physicians is a leading hospitalist company that delivers improved quality of inpatient hospital care, the highest levels of patient and physician satisfaction ratings and exceptional operational efficiency within the hospitals we serve. It is through the combination of people, processes and technology that Sound uniquely addresses the clinical, administrative and fiscal challenges facing our nation's health care delivery system in acute-care and skilled nursing facilities. Founded in 2001, Sound’s 1,500+ hospitalist physicians, clinical performance nurses and physician assistants are located in over 200 hospitals throughout the US. Together, we are committed to providing the highest standard of compassionate, skillful medical care to our patients and hospital partners.

Sound Physician’s software and technology department is a key partner in the delivery of services, providing partners and colleagues a best-in-class experience through innovative, on-time and on-budget solutions. The organization has been able to differentiate itself from its competitors by building better technology faster and more reliably than the market, utilizing a commitment to incremental development and frequent solution iteration.


The Senior Salesforce Developer is a senior position in the Software Development group. The individual in this position is a subject matter expert in their related field and is responsible for developing custom solutions utilizing the (SFDC) platform. The responsibilities include development of all solutions scoped for Salesforce, as directed by the product and software development teams, including integrations and 3rd party applications.

The Salesforce Developer will serve as the technical lead for the SFDC development team, providing direction and implementing development standards among the Salesforce administrators. As a core team member in solution design, the Salesforce Developer will work closely with the Architecture and Product teams to provide recommendations and estimates concerning approaches and relative effort required to achieve the outlined business case(s). The Salesforce Developer will develop and demo functionality as part of an iterative schedule, and will conduct peer review of the work product of other team members.


  • Develop, either through configuration or code, in a sandbox, solutions within the Salesforce.complatform and its connected ecosystem
    • Visualforce
    • Apex
  • Outline options for the technical solutions, including effort estimates, based on functionality requirements from the product team
  • Produce detailed specifications and write SFDC program codes
  • Migrate components between environments for various testing efforts and releases, as directed by the SCRUM master
  • Customer oriented; develop relationships to anticipate and address the needs of all end-user groups effectively
  • Ability to present to peers and senior management with clarity and brevity


  • Preferred experience with SFDC products: Pardot, Service Cloud, Sales Cloud, Marketing Cloud
  • Experience in Agile project management and iterative technology development
  • Knowledge of healthcare industry is preferred
  • Excellent analytical and critical-thinking skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Able to prioritize and be self-directed and capable of independent decision making
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Aligns work unit goals with organizational strategic direction
  • Ability to facilitate communication with various parties and effectively problem solve
  • Adheres to the vision, mission, and values of Sound Physicians


  • Minimum: Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field is required
  • Preferred: Master’s degree in relevant field is preferred.


  • Minimum: 5 years of experience as a SFDC developer
  • Minimum: Certifications as a Platform Developer I
  • Preferred: Certifications as a Platform Developer I and II, with Application Architect certification


  • Indoor office environment


  • Sitting at desk for up to eight hours (w/breaks)
  • Working on computer for up to eight hours (w/breaks)
  • Moving/lifting file boxes (up to 25 lbs.)