Connect IT Utility Services

Job vacancy - Salesforce Developer

Connect It are a growing multi utility company so to help support our success we are looking to expand our Software Development team by recruiting a Salesforce Developer. This role will support the business by working as part of a small, family friendly, development project team responsible for successful completion of development, deployment and maintenance of the assigned applications on the Salesforce Platform and assisting in implementing best practice.

Job location: Based in our office and warehouse complex in Hedge End, Southampton and reporting to the IT Transformation Manager.

The role will be responsible for:

  • Working collaboratively with team members for analysing/estimation of efforts, review of code and work on different project artifacts.
  • Understanding business requirements, development, reviewing code, writing unit test scenarios and fixing defects for in use modules/applications.
  • Providing technical guidance and assisting the team with successful delivery of projects whilst keeping team motivation high.
  • Leveraging a number of proprietary and standard tools and provide support in effort estimation on tasks.
  • Developing and maintaining code for various Salesforce applications.
  • Administering change requests, review code, unit-test and resolve any defects
  • Supporting in developing technical documentation for the assigned project.

Qualifications and experience:

  • Salesforce Certifications and/or proven track record in relation to development of Lightning Web Components, Apex, Javascript, (Platform Developer I/Platform Developer II, JavaScript Developer I), Salesforce Flows (Platform App Builder), and Salesforce Architect related.
  • Strong knowledge of Salesforce Objects and Data Model.
  • A good understanding of Software Development lifecycles, waterfall and agile project methodologies.
  • Solid understanding of Salesforce Standard Objects and Business Processes around them.
  • Experience with custom integration, Salesforce Sites, API calls.
  • Working experience in AppExchange App Development and Package Creation.
  • Experience with SFDC governor limits, licensing and SFDC best practices.
  • 10+ years industry experience.
  • Degree preferred but relevant skills and experience will also be considered.
  • A strong communicator with good organisational and written communication skills with the ability to interface with people at all levels.
  • A positive ‘can do’ achiever who can take the initiative to see changes through to delivery.
  • Problem solving skills and capacity to work independently as well as in team.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft office (particularly outlook, Excel, Word).
  • Experience of working in a customer service environment.
  • Knowledge of Copado Robotic testing creation and maintenance, preferred, but not essential.