David Entremont, Developer in Denver, CO, United States
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David Entremont

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Salesforce Developer

Denver, CO, United States
Toptal Member Since
September 30, 2022

David is a Salesforce technical architect experienced in leading discovery processes and development teams at small and Fortune 500 companies. His experience working in startups and Big 4 consulting firms lends to his expert proficiency with Salesforce and perspectives on ROI, sales, and marketing strategies. David excels in solutions architecture, platform best practices, and Lighting development and is eager to bring those skills to new businesses and challenging projects.


API Integration, Apex, AppExchange Security Review, Community Clouds, DevOps...
Managed Packages, AppExchange Security Review, API Integration
Slalom Consulting
Community Clouds, Salesforce CPQ, Salesforce Sales Cloud, DevOps, DocuSign...




Preferred Environment


The most amazing...

...project I've recently led was the development of a state unemployment claim portal that needed to be overhauled during the pandemic.

Work Experience

Salesforce Architect

2021 - 2022
  • Architected ISV AppExchange development, leading discoveries and implementations.
  • Managed extensive build-outs of Lightning Web Components, Visualforce migrations, REST-integrations, and DevOps with CI/CD (pipelines).
  • Created roadmaps and refactor plans for struggling ISV/OEM applications.
  • Developed go-to-market strategies and value props for existing and potential AppExchange partners in the health and finance industries.
  • Led a team of developers and conducted daily Scrum and code reviews. Mentored the team, delivering learning sessions and project solution reviews.
Technologies: API Integration, Apex, AppExchange Security Review, Community Clouds, DevOps, Salesforce CPQ, Salesforce API, Salesforce, Salesforce DX, Salesforce Einstein, Lightning Components

Technical Architect

2021 - 2022
  • Handled the technical architecture and development of ISV and OEM apps via a managed package on AppExchange. Navigated complex requirements and integrations with clients to deliver the apps for public distribution.
  • Performed presales work to find opportunities for various industry clients, helping them bring their products to the Salesforce ecosystem.
  • Led teams of developers and solution architects through the discovery and building of managed packages.
Technologies: Managed Packages, AppExchange Security Review, API Integration

Salesforce Architect | Senior Consultant | Solution Principal

2019 - 2021
Slalom Consulting
  • Architected and led the development implementation of Salesforce CPQ, sales cloud, marketing cloud, and communities. Industries include sales, healthcare, human resources, and state unemployment.
  • Designed, planned, and led a complete sales cloud to refactor for a 16-year-old Salesforce organization.
  • Led the development team for the cloud experience build of the state unemployment system.
  • Employed as the lead architect for Salesforce application managing Medicare and Medicaid licensing for leading healthcare providers.
  • Mentored new Salesforce developers and project teams.
  • Established Salesforce best practices, CI/CD maturity guidelines, and roadmaps in enterprises with complex Salesforce implementations with multiple external platforms.
Technologies: Community Clouds, Salesforce CPQ, Salesforce Sales Cloud, DevOps, DocuSign, Lightning Components, Apex, API Integration, Automation, Large Data Sets, Refactoring

Solution Principal

2019 - 2021
  • Acted as a technical architect for Salesforce CPQ, DocGen, and public government portals.
  • Designed solutions that integrate Salesforce with multiple ERP systems. Led teams of developers and QA specialists to deliver Salesforce solutions from discovery to production deployment.
  • Developed a DevOps Maturity Assessment model to measure client DevOps efficiency and recommend time-to-market improvements for Salesforce features.
Technologies: Salesforce CPQ, DevOps, Lightning Components

Salesforce Architect | Studio Lead

2015 - 2019
  • Focused on systems requiring hyper scalability, heightened security, governance, and high availability. The development led to the building of customer portals with custom interfaces and ERP integrations.
  • Implemented five full cycles of sales, service, and community clouds.
  • Collaborated on project estimation, client-facing onsite and offsite, creating proposals and staffing models, and mentoring classrooms of developers on how to use new Salesforce technologies.
  • Prioritized UX in Salesforce implementations for both internal and public users.
Technologies: API Integration, Apex, Community Clouds, Visualforce, AngularJS, Salesforce Lightning, Swift 3, iOS, Salesforce Service Cloud, Jira, Rally

Salesforce Technical Architect

2015 - 2019
Deloitte Digital
  • Led solutions design and architecture for Fortune 50 clients and managed a team of developers delivering Salesforce implementations.
  • Collaborated with and mentored developers both onshore and offshore.
  • Prioritized UX in Salesforce implementations for both internal and public users.
Technologies: Salesforce, Apex, Community Clouds

HR Tuition Reimbursement Community

An employee portal servicing over 50 thousand employees to get reimbursed for tuition, find schools and classes, and report education progress. Built the app on Salesforce Community Cloud and Service Cloud with a custom UI, extensive batch processing, and single sign-on capabilities.

State Unemployment Public Site

A public state-owned website allowing residents to file unemployment claims, track claims progress, and manage payments. This website was a Salesforce Community integrated with Mulesoft and back-end mainframes. Salesforce Lightning components were the primary assets included in the project.

My role was to architect and plan implementation, lead the development team, and prepare the go-live strategy.

Industry Data Import App

An AppExchange application to connect datasets from global data providers with a customer Salesforce organization for data importing and intelligence. This application used OAuth to authenticate Salesforce and the service, REST APIs, and batch processing. It also included admin panels, an install wizard, custom UIs, and components for users to place on record pages.
2006 - 2011

Bachelor's Degree in Management Information Systems

University of Louisiana Lafayette - Lafayette, LA, USA


Salesforce Certified System Architect



Salesforce Certified Application Architect



Salesforce API


Lightning Communities, Flow, Salesforce CPQ, Slack, Salesforce DX, Salesforce Einstein, Salesforce Sales Cloud, Jira, Rally


Lightning Components, OAuth 2, Visualforce, AngularJS


Apex, Swift 3


Salesforce, MuleSoft, iOS




DevOps, Automation, REST, Refactoring


API Integration, Community Clouds, Managed Packages, Salesforce Lightning, Single Sign-on (SSO), Large Data Sets, AppExchange Security Review, Computer Science, User Interface (UI), Interactive JavaScript, DocuSign, Salesforce Service Cloud

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