SalesForce Developer – St. Louis, MO

Kaeppel Consulting has an immediate need for a contract-to-hire Salesforce Developer for a client in St Louis, MO.

The Salesforce Developer works in conjunction with the project Architect to build the technical solution for a SFDC need. Depending on the nature of the project, this role will be required to configure the solution within the Salesforce platform and/or perform custom development and may be called on to assist with activities like scoping and documentation.


  • Translate business requirements into well-architected solutions that best leverage the Salesforce platform and products
  • Participate in technical design sessions; develop technical solution documentation aligned with the business objectives
  • Develop, test, and document custom development, integrations, and data migration elements of a Salesforce implementation
  • Develop custom solutions and interfaces on top of the Salesforce platform
  • Execute test plans to ensure quality delivery
  • Follow coding standards and participate in code reviews during projects to ensure appropriate design patterns are followed
  • Provide estimates and work breakdown structures for assigned tasks
  • Absorb new product and technical capabilities from Salesforce during new product releases and acquisitions


  • 2+ years of CRM experience
  • Proven ability to develop and optimize integrated business processes across disparate systems
  • Minimum 2 years of Salesforce platform experience (3+ years preferred)
  • Understanding of the Salesforce product suite including Salesforce1, Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, App Cloud, Communities and AppExchange solutions
  • Extensive development experience using VisualForce, Apex controllers, Triggers, Batch Apex, and other programmatic solutions on the Salesforce platform
  • Configuration experience using the Salesforce point-and-click application administration interface
  • Ability to perform automated testing and write unit tests
  • Familiarity with agile software delivery methodologies and tools such as Scrum, Jira, Rally or Agile Accelerator
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Active Strong oral and written communications skills
  • Active Salesforce certifications or ability to achieve relevant certifications upon hire