This is a provisional appointment.
Brief Job Description (essential functions of the job):
The Department of Innovation and Technology (DoIT) is looking for a Principal Platform Developer to join the Enterprise Applications team. This is an opportunity for an experienced individual to design, develop, deploy, maintain, and improve the portfolio of applications to deliver services to the City’s workforce and constituents. These applications must deliver value to the City while creating an experience that is welcoming, and highly useful to users.
The Principal Platform Developer interfaces across several business departments and outside vendors to proactively assist in the direction of applications development and integration for current and future projects.
We are looking for a resourceful individual to lead Salesforce applications development activities, and engage throughout the development lifecycle (including design, development, deployment, maintenance) of the following types of solutions:
The Principal Platform Developer needs to demonstrate analytical mindset, technical knowledge and the ability to learn new technologies to effectively support our existing platforms that enable the City to operate. Additionally, this position needs to be able to balance maintenance of current systems with continuous innovation.
The Principal Platform Developer is expected to perform hands on development as needed.
BOSTON RESIDENCY REQUIRED - You must live within Boston city limits at the start of your employment. Residency will be verified.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: SENA/MM1-10
Hours per week: 35
The City of Boston is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse and inclusive workforce. The City provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Women, people of color and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.