Senior Salesforce Developer

  • Job Reference: 473433139-2
  • Date Posted: 15 January 2022
  • Recruiter: IBM
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Management & Supervisors
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Introduction
As an Application Developer, you will lead IBM into the future by translating system requirements into the design and development of customized systems in anagile environment. The success of IBM is in your hands as you transform vital business needs into code and drive innovation. Your work will power IBM and its clients globally, collaborating and integrating code into enterprise systems. You will have access to the latest education, tools and technology, and a limitless career path with the world's technology leader. Come to IBM and make a global impact!

Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM believes in progress - that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. We strive to put the client first, share expertise, and restlessly reinvent to build innovative solutions for our customers. We embrace diversity and value what individuals add to our culture. Our global teams solution complex problems through teamwork, invention, and iteration to create original ideas that drive technology and society forward.

We are looking for the right person to join our cross-functional agile software development team. As an Agile delivery organization, our mission is to deliver best-in-class systems and tools that differentiate us from our competitors and help our Business Partners win in the marketplace. Our future is on the cloud, with Artificial Intelligence adding real, transformational value.

Our team incorporates Design Thinking and cutting-edge technologies and practices to design and build signature experiences that make people's lives easier. We operate in an open and flat organisation where everyone's ideas are valued and we're able to learn from each other and share successes.

The Challenge

IBM has embarked on a major internal sales transformation program, partnering with Salesforce to rethink its sales processes for its sellers, sales managers, and channel partners.
As a Senior Salesforce Developer, you will be integral to this transformation. You will develop exciting solutions that change the way IBMers, IBM clients, and IBM business partner's work. You'll work in a collaborative, welcoming environment where new ideas drive technological transformation. We work in small, cross-functional teams with big goals, so you will need to be adaptive and adept at clear communication. We strive to produce scalable solutions, and you will need to be familiar with how complex platforms and integrations underpin business operations for a large enterprise.

Your Role and Responsibilities include:
  • Delivering a world class solution to manage business partners through their entire deal management process from onboard to quote, as part of a project to transform IBM and the business partner experience
  • Design, develop, test and implement solutions in a Salesforce CRM / PRM environment
  • Use design thinking methods to understand personas and develop great user experiences
  • Partner with other Salesforce teams across tribes and squads using modern collaboration tools in a highly responsive environment
  • Be adaptive to ambiguity and willing to change in a fast-paced environment
  • Comfortable with multi-tasking and working as part of a global team, as well as working independently and taking ownership of tasks


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Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Proven solid Salesforce.com experience with demonstrated track record of success
  • Proven experience in designing custom, end-user solutions
  • Proven experience in designing and deploying custom and extended objects
  • Experience of DevOps, setting up and running infrastructure, and CI/CD pipeline deployment within a Salesforce environment using standard Salesforce tools
  • Experience of building API based integrations between Salesforce and other Enterprise systems
  • Experience with Design Thinking and Test Automation methods
  • Acquired practical knowledge in agile methods
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with internal and external clients
  • Must be capable of responding to a fast-paced environment and able to work multiple projects simultaneously
  • Salesforce Certified Developer


Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Effective at leading implementation and adoption of Sales and Support methodologies within the Salesforce CRM environment
  • Solid understanding of the implementation and adoption of Communities
  • High degree of CRM strategy skills
  • Experience with integrating CRM with business systems


About Business Unit
The IBM Finance organization is responsible for driving enterprise performance and transformation. We are the financial stewards of IBM, delivering IBM's financial strategy, developing new business models, and mitigating enterprise risk.Do you have a passion for creating business value? Join our team in accounting, financial planning, pricing, business controls, tax, treasury, business development (acquisitions & divestitures), and global financing.

Your
What matters to you when you're looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities - where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust - where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.

Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we're also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business.

At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it's time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

Location Statement
IBM wants you to bring your whole self to work and for you this might mean the ability to work flexibly. If you are interested in a flexible working pattern, please talk to our recruitment team to find out if this is possible in the current working environment.

Being
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.