Salesforce Tech Lead

Date: May 5, 2019

Location: Jersey City, NJ, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co


A career at New York Life offers many opportunities. To be part of a growing and successful business. To reach your full potential, whatever your specialty. Above all, to make a difference in the world by helping people achieve financial security. It’s a career journey you can be proud of, and you’ll find plenty of support along the way. Our development programs range from skill-building to management training, and we value our diverse and inclusive workplace where all voices can be heard. Recognized as one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies, New York Life is committed to improving local communities through a culture of employee giving and service, supported by our Foundation. It all adds up to a rewarding career at a company where doing right by our customers is part of who we are, as a mutual company without outside shareholders. We invite you to bring your talents to New York Life, so we can continue to help families and businesses “Be Good At Life.” To learn more, please visit LinkedIn, our Newsroom and the Careers page of


Salesforce Tech Lead

The qualified candidate will provide technical design leadership across our Salesforce platform and mentor junior developers to help build their skills and experience. Additional responsibilities also involve designing, developing, implementing, configuring, maintaining, administrate, and integrate the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system.

The selected persons will also be involved in the design, development and implantation of highly-scalable, extensible, and easy-to-maintain solutions for end-users of the Salesforce platform; Develop applications using technologies such as Apex, Visualforce,, Java, JSP, XML, JSON, and Web Services (WSDL/SOAP/REST); Utilize web-based systems architecture, service-based architecture, and enterprise integrating technologies to develop solutions to highly ambiguous problems. The role also requires using (CRM software) to meet business needs by customizing code using APEX, VISUALFORCE, AURA, and LIGHTNING, and making configuration changes; Oversee security settings to ensure that access is restricted based on the user's role.



  • 5 - 7+ years industry experience
  • Bachler's Degree (Master's preferred but not required) in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology or related field or equivalent
  • Three years' experience in development, production, and customization or, alternatively, a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or related field and five years' experience as noted above.
  • Must possess 1 year of the following:
    • Designing, developing, implementing, configuring, maintaining, administering, and integrating the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems for insurance and banking applications
    • Designing, developing and implementing salesforce applications using Lightning framework
    • Performing development on the Data Loader, a based ETL (Extract-Transform-Load) tool, by identifying the underlying principles, reasons, or facts of information by breaking down information or data into separate parts and loading that data into from legacy systems
    • Performing sales cloud, marketing cloud, and service cloud customization, implementation, and ongoing technical support and enhancement
    • Developing software, writing custom code for Salesforce UI, and designing web-based systems and service-based architecture using multiple tools, including Apex, Visualforce,, JSP, XML, JSON, WEB SERVICES, (WSDL/SOAP/REST). Utilizing REST and SOAP API's to perform data integration between mainframe and salesforce
    • Implementing customized Apex Sharing models using batch jobs and setting access and visibility rights
    • Interfacing with Business and Technical teams to assess requirements, create technical architecture to meet business needs, and resolve technical issues





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