Information Technology - Toronto

Our client in the Pension and Funds industry is seeking a Salesforce Developer for their Downtown Toronto Office. This is a 12 months contract to start, possible extension.
Why join us?
We are looking for a highly motivated Salesforce Developer to join our Information technology team in team in Toronto. In this role, you will be responsible for designing and developing solutions to support critical business functions on the Salesforce platform and other platforms.
You will be a key member of an engaged, high-reaching team—part of a world-class, winning culture that prioritizes people development and focuses on long-term growth. We take great pride in leading the industry by earning respect through every interaction, every day. We go above and beyond to protect and grow relationships by anticipating needs, being honest and considerate, and valuing customers as genuine partners.

As a member of this team, you will be responsible for:
• Working with Database teams, data quality analyst and Business Analyst to translate business requirements into technical design.

• Designing and documenting end-to-end solution architecture.
• Building and supporting custom solutions on the Salesforce Platform for multiple lines of business.
• Maintaining Salesforce best practices in terms of Coding standards (versioning, quality, branches and merging, Test Coverage), Configurations etc.
• Building robust integrations across various platforms.
• Monitoring Salesforce Release cycles and prepare for changes.
• Working with Business Analysts and Project Managers to plan development activities. Inform the Project Manager of any issues that might affect the project.
• Providing prompt and complete resolution to technical challenges and business issues.
• Managing data uploads through integrations or using data loader.
• Learning the various platforms used by Client to design robust solutions across different platforms.
• Planning and leading deployment dry runs and production deployment activities.
• Effective co-ordination with other team members from other platforms and database team in order to plan and execute the solution.

To succeed in this role, you:
• Certifications: Salesforce Platform App Builder or Developer (Required), Salesforce Platform Developer I, Platform Developer II (Preferred), Salesforce Administrator (Preferred)
• Strong understanding of object oriented concepts
• 5 years Salesforce Development experience – Apex, Visualforce, Workflow Rules, Process Builder, Visual Flows; and Salesforce Configurations – Profiles, Roles, Sharing Settings
• Strong understanding of Salesforce Governor Limits, Coding best practices
• Experience with SQL, HTML5/CSS, JavaScript and jQuery required
• Experience with Salesforce Lightning- building Lightning Components, good understanding of the aura framework
• Experience with different deployment techniques as Change Sets, Ant, Jenkins, Autorabit
• Strong understanding of integrations – Apex Callouts, SOAP/REST APIs, ETL experience preferred
• Experience with .NET development and Azure architecture (Nice to have)
• University degree in Computer Science or similar is required
• Experience in Project Planning, estimating time and effort is highly preferred
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Ability to set priorities, manage time and work with minimal supervision
• Thrive in organizations that constantly evolve and adapt.
• Embrace collaborative sharing of knowledge within a teamwork environment
• Driven to achieving results and continuously striving to deliver the highest performance through creative thinking

To Apply, Please send your resume to:

Position Type Contract
Application Deadline November 23, 2018
Experience Required 5+ years
Job Duration 1 year
Education Required Bachelors