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Salesforce System Administrator

Reston
US

Salesforce System Administrator

Reston, Virginia

 

About the Job
We are looking for a highly capable Salesforce Administrator to ensure that our corporation capitalizes on the benefits offered by the Salesforce CRM system. In this role, your duties will include creating user accounts, maintaining our sales databases, and training staff on the effective use of Salesforce products.
 
To ensure success as a Salesforce Administrator, you should possess extensive knowledge of Salesforce system administration and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Salesforce Administrators ensure that their Salesforce expertise translates into optimized sales department operations.
 
  • Ensuring optimal performance of Salesforce systems and products.
  • Upgrading and configuring Salesforce systems for optimized integration.
  • Managing Salesforce roles, profiles, sharing rules, workflows, and groups.
  • Importing sales department leads, contacts, and other data.
  • Maintaining the Sales Cloud, as well as building custom reports and dashboards.
  • Performing database maintenance tasks, including diagnostic tests and duplicate entry cleansing.
  • Evaluating and installing new Salesforce releases, as well as providing training and support.
  • Documenting processes, including error reports and changes to field history tables.
  • Preparing reports for Sales and other departments
 
About You
  • Salesforce Certified Administrator or Salesforce Certified Advanced Administrator, preferred
  • A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science would be advantageous
  • 2-3 years of experience as a Salesforce Administrator in a similar environment
  • Extensive experience in the administration and maintenance of Salesforce systems
  • Experience in performing Salesforce upgrades and ensuring successful integration
  • Exceptional ability to create and maintain Salesforce databases
  • In-depth knowledge of Salesforce products and their functionalities
  • Proficiency in creating Salesforce profiles, allocating roles, and managing access
  • Knowledge of importing sales data and generating Salesforce reports
  • Good database design, data modelling and user interface design skills essential
  • Experience in support of complex production systems
  • Experience in using Data Loader, Workbench and other data maintenance tools
  • Ability to provide Salesforce training and end-user support
 
About Us
 
Culture  
We have an open-minded culture and many exciting projects where you have the freedom to “be your best you”. You’ll have opportunities for international collaboration on top of a comprehensive training and development program that encourages professional growth. We are in an innovative market and offer future-proof products. Most importantly, an overall a pleasant team-oriented working atmosphere. 
  
This is a fast-paced environment - we are looking for smart, high energy candidates who are driven to make a big impact and who want to work alongside a growing team. We collaborate often so you must be team player! The perfect candidate will thrive on the prospect of taking on new challenges and helping Software AG increase its leadership in the digital transformation marketplace!  
  
What to Expect  
  • The employees are smart, friendly and welcoming  
  • Health Insurance starts your first day on the job  
  • 6 weeks of PTO – 3 weeks of vacation and 3 weeks of sick leave 
  • 14 paid holidays (including a floating holiday and a community service day)  
  • 401(k) Plan with up to 5% employer match 
  • Parental Leave  
  • Corporate discount purchase programs 
  • Group legal plans 
  • Pet Insurance 
  • And MANY more 
 
  
Software AG is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, religion, color, marital status, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.  
 
Click on the link to view the full EEO statement  
http://www.softwareag.com/corporate/images/EEO_Statement_tcm16-130491.pdf
 
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