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Salesforce Developer

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: West London, London
  • Sector: IT
  • Date posted: 23/01/2018
  • Job reference: J380473A

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Key Details:


Job Name:

Salesforce Developer


Reports to:

Scrum Master





Base Location:

West London, Osterley


Employment status:

Permanent / Contract


  • Develop excellent quality software using agile techniques such as Behaviour Driven Development, Test Driven Development and Pair Programming
  • Actively assist the Business Stakeholders and QA's in developing acceptance criteria
  • Promote best technology and software development practices into the team with passion and enthusiasm
  • Administer system releases using standardised release management techniques
  • Proactively resolve the occasional production issue

Key Skills

Successful candidates will have Bachelors' degree (or equivalent industry experience), and will have experience with the following technologies:

  • Experience developing and delivering solutions to real customer problems, preferably with an emphasis on Sales, Customer Service, and/or Marketing issues.
  • Knowledge knowledge including development and configuration experience
  • Some understanding of the technology, including Apex, SOQL and Visualforce
  • Experience of Data Loader tools and detailed knowledge of databases
  • Experience working with Installed Packages and AppExchange
  • CRM systems (ideally including an email Marketing tool) - especially within a service context
  • DEV401 Certification " Essentials"
  • ADM201 Certification "Administration Essentials"
  • CON201 Certification "Service Cloud Consultant"
  • DEV501 Certification "Apex and Visualforce Controllers"
  • An Object-Oriented programming language, such as Java
  • Delivery experience within an agile (Scrum) team


In addition to the above key skills, successful candidates will be able to demonstrate the following behaviours:

  • Analytical, problem solving, and decision making skills
  • Solid solution design experience using industry best practices
  • Able to take fuzzy requirements and create a robust solution from them
  • Excellent communicator who can proactively help (and works well with) others.
  • Ability to handle change, and react/adapt quickly, whilst being able to learn quickly
  • A track record of getting the job done
  • Has an interest in popular open source projects

Beneficial Skills

In addition to the key skills candidates will benefit from the following:

  • Experience of high capacity, high traffic, high availability systems
  • Relational Database development, such as Oracle, MSSQL, MySQL or PostgreSQL
  • Linux or UNIX command line in addition to shell scripting
  • REST and/or SOAP API development using JSON and/or XML
  • Web development experience using HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Source control tools such as Git, or SVN
  • Continuous Delivery Process
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