Lead Salesforce Developer - Leading UK Financial Services Provider - Remote Working - Perm
Fantastic opportunity to join one of the most trusted names in the UK financial services industry as a Lead Salesforce Developer. Working with a business where employees and customers are always at the core of their values and practices, you will be offered excellent opportunities to develop and progress your career, alongside a competitive salary and benefits package.
As a Lead Salesforce developer you will join the IT engineering team of a leading UK financial services provider, working on a range of exciting projects.
This is a role that can be based remotely (UK Only) with travel to Kent offices a couple of times a month, which are less than an hour directly from London Bridge and Waterloo.
You will work in a supportive, and forward-thinking agile delivery team leading the development and support of a new Salesforce powered customer platform using Service, Sales, Health and Marketing cloud.
Your duties as a Lead Salesforce Developer will include but not be limited to the following:
Drive the design, development and support of a strategic customer platform, employing best practice in architecture, design, development and deployment.
Work within an agile team, adhering to Scrum or Kanban principles
Focus on automation and code quality, working with automated release pipelines and automated test packs to ensure a highly efficient and quality product is shipped to our users.
Act as coach and mentor for junior members of the Development teams.
Promote continuous improvement both within specific technology areas and across the IT departmentThe Successful Lead Salesforce Developer
You will have at least 3 years' experience as a Salesforce Developer, and be looking to take on a more senior/lead role.
Ideally you will be a certified Salesforce Platform Developer at level 1, and you MUST be able to demonstrate a sound understanding of Salesforce architecture and best practices.
You will have an innovative approach to problem solving, knowledge of current industry trends and evidence of self-learning is also a highly valued asset for this role.
Experience with all, or most of the following components are ideal:
Salesforce data tools (Data Loader, Import Wizard)
Writing well-documented code in Apex, Triggers, Lightning and Lightning Web Components
Configuration and process automation such as Flows and Process builder
Integrating Salesforce with other applications via real-time, batch, sync/async
The complete Software Development Lifecycle including Release Management Testing, and Deployment
SFDX for development and automation
GIT version controlThis will involve working directly with various stakeholders and must therefore it is of paramount importance that you are able to communicate confidently, clearly and professionally.
What's on Offer for the successful Lead Salesforce Developer
Competitive base salary depending on experience, coupled with an excellent benefits package and bonus. You also have the flexibility to work from home with minimal time in the office for the long term future