Salesforce Developer

£65000 - £75000 per annum



Salesforce Developer

Bicester Village (with occasional travel to London / Europe)

Permanent, Full Time

Our mission:

Through great design and complete alignment with the business we deliver technology for everyone; we aim for a frictionless experience for colleagues, guests and brands through tenacity, measurement and constantly improving services …. we exist to serve our customers and enable the business.


Reporting to the Programme Manager of the Salesforce Centre of Excellence, the Salesforce Developer will deliver Salesforce related change (service and project delivery) for all areas of the company.

The Salesforce Developer will evangelise Salesforce, working with the wider team to ensure requirements are designed and delivered in a timely and efficient manner using agile principles.

The Salesforce Developer will act as a key technical contact during normal business hours.


An experienced Salesforce Developer who will:

· Work with Project Managers, Product Owners and other developers to design cohesive development solutions and ensure effective collaboration throughout all phases of development, testing and deployment

· Effectively communicate with non-technical audience to understand business needs and issues, and explain complex systems and technical topics in clear and concise manner

· Support and maintain the corporate Salesforce instance (Mon-Fri 9am to 6pm)

· Be an active member of the Salesforce Centre of Excellence, working to continuously improve all elements of Salesforce delivery and support within the company

· Conduct platform maintenance and environment management

· Continuously expand Salesforce knowledge and leverage new capabilities and features to meet business needs


Essential competency / experience:

  • Salesforce Development experience using Apex, Lightning, Service Cloud,
  • Salesforce Certified Developer
  • .Net and Javascript development experience
  • Understanding of Agile development principles
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration (CI) & Continuous Delivery (CD) processes.
  • Integration experience using REST/SOAP APIs (any Azure/APIM experience beneficial)
  • Ensure that solutions adhere to Salesforce best practices and leverage standard CRM functionality
  • Knowledge and experience of Salesforce environment management
  • Knowledge and application of Salesforce development best practices
  • Experience of architecture and design of complex applications within a Salesforce environment
  • Experience in Process Automation, Security configuration, Data Model creation, Reports and Dashboards creation, Communities and Sites, Single Sign On
  • Experience with Salesforce Lightning UI

Desirable competency / experience:

  • Experience with Office 365
  • Knowledge of SFDC architecture
  • Experience in Enterprise Applications
  • Strong object-oriented design and implementation experience
  • Strong technical acumen and ability to lead a development process
  • Proficient with technology-based tools and processes
  • Maintain technical proficiency with Salesforce technology, including seasonal releases


  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to communicate with both business and technical teams
  • Confident and professional attitude to work
  • Ability to work in a team or autonomously
  • Good organisation skills and an ability to consistently meet deadlines
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and a good attention to detail
  • Seeks to understand and support change
  • Passionate about providing an exceptional service to customers
  • Shows dedication and commitment and the ability to work well under pressure
  • Participates effectively in a team environment, including peer review and mentoring
  • Manages rapidly changing priorities with a calm attitude and professional manner
  • Maintain complete confidentiality and discretion at all times
  • Excellent English language skills, both written and verbal
  • Flexible and adaptable to frequent change
  • Naturally demonstrates critical thinking and initiative
  • Quick learner with a positive attitude and a continuous improvement mindset

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.


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