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Salesforce Developer


Closing date June 30th 2019

Salary Dependent upon experience

Full time Hours

2.0 Positions Available

Salesforce Developer


Echo Managed Services is currently driving an ambitious cloud transformation programme of its legacy CRM & Billing platform. Partnering with Salesforce and Accenture, Echo will deliver the first fully cloud SaaS Customer Intelligence and Billing SaaS Solution for the Global Utility Market.

Our aim is to have SaaS that can: enable a single view of a customer, be affordable, be scalable, be highly configurable, be dependable, be easy to use and enable seamless integration.

We are a progressive organisation seeking to attract candidates who will relish the technical challenge and opportunity to develop their skills. There will be opportunity to travel globally and to the UK.

Please see our website for more information

The Role

The Salesforce Developer will have the capability to communicate effectively with cross discipline teams including both technical and non-technical stakeholders to deliver the best possible solutions. Applicants will be able to design and engineer Salesforce solutions based on business requirements using code that meets coding standard and is fully tested. The ideal candidate for this role will possess a passion for technology and the ability to work in a fast paced environment, usually working on multiple projects at the same time.

Key responsibilities

  • Translate business requirements and user needs into innovative Salesforce solutions using modern tools and techniques to improve experiences
  • Solve problems through smart technology solutions, identify quick wins, delivery proof of concepts, prove value and deliver quickly to a high quality
  • Assist in the implementation of agile working practices
  • Assist in the integration of DevOps into the business through collaborative working with both development and operations teams
  • Work with other teams across to ensure solutions are best in class, are realistic and delivered in an optimised and agile way.
  • Develop well documented, reusable code which meets standards, is secure and reliable, fully tested and promotes continuous development, continuous integration and continuous deployment
  • Keep your knowledge up to date in a fast moving and evolving IT and Digital function
  • Analyse and troubleshoot live issues when required

Technical Skills

  • 2+ years experience of Salesforce
  • Atleast App Builder certified (Dev I is preferable)
  • Knowledge of Lightning Components
  • Experience of Visualforce and Apex
  • Can configure Salesforce using the declarative model (Custom Object, Fields, Validation Rules, Workflow, Flow, Process Builder, Approval Processes)
  • Experience with Web Service integration using SOAP and REST
  • Experience with the Data Loader
  • Understanding of Salesforce deployments particularly using migration tool and Ant
  • Working knowledge of source control and particularly GIT
  • Understanding of Salesforce design patterns and best practice
  • Experience taking requirements and developing design to deliver them

Non-Technical Skills

  • Strong English communications both written and verbal skills to communicate at all levels, including technical & non-technical, internal & external stakeholders and partners of the business.
  • Estimation skills
  • Ability to manage own workload and priorities
  • Status reporting, tracking of progress
  • Familiarity or exposure to ITIL

If you would like to apply for this role please send your CV to before the closing date.

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