Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Phoenix


*** Cognizant will not sponsor H-1b or other U.S. work authorization for this role. ***
We continuously seek exceptional associates when recruiting new employees. We pride ourselves on having extensive experience working with clients in all major markets. Cognizant's delivery model is infused with a distinct culture of high customer happiness. We consistently deliver positive relationships, cost reductions and business results. At Cognizant, we believe those who challenge the way they work today will own the way tomorrow.
Do you love the challenge of bringing teams together to tackle business problems? Do you dream of working with a dynamic learning community that offers the latest knowledge in Salesforce? Do you want to see yourself working for a highly respected Fortune 200 company with an established reputation in the Salesforce space?
If you answered yes to these questions, have you thought about becoming part of Cognizant’s Salesforce team? We are currently seeking highly skilled Salesforce Technical Lead with experience in projects with Salesforce as the major technology. We are seeking out the best problem-solvers, idea-makers, and high-energy Salesforce professionals for our fast-growing practice area. We need people with good instincts and a positive outlook that can overcome any obstacle.
You will understand the software engineering life cycle for development, and the concepts and practices required to implement effective information systems.
You're going to translate business requirements into well architected solutions that best bring to bear the Salesforce platform.
You'll lead technical design sessions.
You will architect and document technical solutions aligned with business objectives.
We need you to identify gaps between current and desired end states
You're going to lead end-to-end delivery of Salesforce projects.
Work with Offshore Team for all delivery related work.
Required Qualifications:
You must have at least 13 years of IT experience.
You need to have at least 5 years of Salesforce experience with a focus in Apex, Triggers and Visualforce development.
You should be proficient in the development environment including IDE, migration tools, SOSL, SOQL, and web services.
You should bring either a Salesforce App builder certification and/or a SFDC Platform Developer I Certification.
You should have some Lightning knowledge.
We want you to have Service Cloud experience and be well-versed in configuration, customization and integration.
Implementation experience with AppExchange applications on platform; also design experience with object models on
Strong SOQL and SQL experience.
Understanding of SFDC Governor Limits and best practice guidelines.
Preferred Qualifications:
An advanced degree would be an advantage.
Our strength is built on our ability to work together. Our diverse backgrounds offer different perspectives and new ways of thinking. It encourages lively discussions, inspires thought leadership, and helps us build better solutions for our clients. We want someone who thrives in this setting and is inspired to craft meaningful solutions through true collaboration.
If you’re comfortable with ambiguity, excited by change, and excel through autonomy, we’d love to hear from you.
Employee Status :
Full Time Employee
Shift :
Day Job
Travel :
Job Posting :
Apr 05 2019
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About Cognizant
Cognizant is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant, a member of the Nasdaq-100, is ranked 195 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at
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Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 100 development and delivery centers worldwide and approximately 221,700 employees as of December 31, 2015, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world. Visit us online at or follow us on Twitter: Cognizant.

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