Managing Technical Consultant

  • Job Reference: 00000032-1
  • Date Posted: 23 January 2018
  • Location: Gurgaon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Architects, Services, Developers, Consultants
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Sonia Middha
  • Email: sonia.middha@makepositive.com

Job Description

The role - Managing technical consultant

makepositive offers an awesome opportunity for Salesforce Technical Consultants to acquire and develop new skills in a dynamic consultancy based in Gurgaon and head-quartered in London, UK.

 Responsibilities

  • Analyze and review business, functional, and technical requirements
  • Liaising directly with internal and external business users and providing 2nd/3rd line support on the salesforce.com built applications through the lifecycle of the project
  • This role requires a level of technical experience and interpersonal skills to be able to work effectively with commercial staff, technical strategy and architecture staff, and third party developers as well as Make Positive peers and direct reports
  • Keeping up-to-date with the latest plans, developments and changes in the salesforce.com platform.  This includes, but is not limited to ensuring you remain certified
  • Provide on-going support of existing SFDC Developments
  • Always comply with Makepositive’s standard Ways of Working for a technical resource;
  • Actively participate in the annual review process by:
  • Setting annual objectives and training plans (aligned with organisational and community goals) and reviewing for all team members in accordance with the +Perform process in a timely manner
  • Collaborating with your line manager in setting personal objectives that strive to achieve organizational goals, progress career aspirations and address development points
  •  Collecting evidence throughout the year to support achievement of both your organisational role and personal objectives
  • Objectively appraising your own performance at the end of the review year through a process of self-evaluation
  • As a committed platinum certified Salesforce.com partner, we actively encourage regular training to suit the needs to our consultants and business.
  • At all times work in a manner that champions the organisational values and identify opportunities to add value to solution delivery whenever possible
  • Lead by example by adhering to company financial policies regarding time and expense submission and (but not limited to), punctuality, dress code, time and expense submissions, and notification of whereabouts, annual leave and absence
  • Skilss required: The ideal candidate will be friendly and resourceful, and will have the following proven skills:

  • Educated to degree level in a relevant technical discipline
  • Salesforce Certification Dev 401
  • Min 8 to 12 years development experience with Salesforce.com (Apex and Visualforce)
  • Hands on expertise to develop applications on Force.com Platform
  • Strong Visualforce and Apex code knowledge
  • Experience in building Web Service enabled applications(SOAP and RESTful)
  • Excellent knowledge of Salesforce APIs and hands-on experience integration with ERP applications, Google apps, building Reporting dashboards
  • Experience with Eclipse and SFDC data migration tools and ETL applications
  • Solid programming abilities in one or more of the following languages: Java, C#, Ruby, .NET and JavaScript
  • Previous experience with or certification in a modern, object-oriented programming language such as Java or C#
  • Expertise in data modelling and user interface development principles
  • Knowledge on Source Control is must
  • Experience reviewing and documenting code
  • Must be willing to travel and spend long periods of time on client site
  • Strong problem solving skills, should be able to research and understand an undocumented set up and application
  • Demonstrated experience of unit, integration and end to end system testing and performance tuning of application & documenting the same
  • Must be willing to work in a team environment effectively
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience of leading a technical team where mentoring skills have been used.
  • Strong Visualforce and Apex code knowledge
  • Experience in building Web Service enabled applications(SOAP and RESTful)
  • Excellent knowledge of Salesforce APIs and hands-on experience integration with ERP applications, Google apps, building Reporting dashboards
  • Experience with Eclipse and SFDC data migration tools and ETL applications
  • Solid programming abilities in one or more of the following languages: Java, C#, Ruby, .NET and JavaScript
  • Previous experience with or certification in a modern, object-oriented programming language such as Java or C#
  • Expertise in data modelling and user interface development principle
  • Knowledge on Source Control is must
  • Experience reviewing and documenting code
  • Must be willing to travel and spend long periods of time on client site
  • Strong problem solving skills, should be able to research and understand an undocumented set up and application
  • Demonstrated experience of unit, integration and end to end system testing and performance tuning of application & documenting the same
  • Must be willing to work in a team environment effectively
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience of leading a technical team where mentoring skills have been used.

CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

Not all are required, however all Technical Consultants are expected to have at least the DEV401 certification

  • Salesforce Certified Administrator (201)
  • Salesforce Certified Advanced Administrator (301/211)
  • Salesforce Certified Consultants (Service/Sales/both)
  • Salesforce Certified Developers (401)
  • Salesforce Certified Advanced Developers (501)
  • Salesforce Certified Technical Architect