Acumen Solutions drives excellence - not only in our performance, but also in the results we deliver for our clients. We are a global cloud consultancy combining the insight of our strategists, the vision of our innovators, and the ingenuity of our engineers to achieve extraordinary impact. The Fortune 500 trust us to build solutions focused on growing revenue and profits by amplifying competitive advantage and strengthening customer relationships. Our groundbreaking solutions in the public sector streamline operations and improve productivity. We apply this same focus on excellence to our unparalleled social responsibility program, generating sustainable impact across our local communities. Engage with us at www.acumensolutions.com or on Twitter @AcumenSolutions.
Acumen Solutions is hiring Salesforce Developers in our London, UK location.
Salesforce Developer Role
Work with our clients to gather requirements, document solution design, configure the Salesforce application, and ensure successful engagements and project go-lives through disciplined project management.
Execute declarative Salesforce application configuration
Use Apex and Visualforce to create unique customer-based solutions
Ability to lead client projects and internal team
Interact directly with our customers and the Acumen team, including consultants, architects and sales to ensure customer success
Participate in the full application life cycle from technical design to development, testing, and deployment
Build salesforce.com product extensions using Visualforce technology
Develop new native products on the force.com platform
Desired Skills and Experience
1-2 years of software development experience, ideally in a consulting environment
Experience with Salesforce.com preferred
Strong technical design skills and an ability to deliver customer driven solutions
Motivated to learn new software as a service technologies
Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects - Strong communication skills, both written and verbal is required
Development experience with JSP/ ASP, Java, HTML language is required
Have a passion for solving customers’ challenges with software
Have a natural curiosity and desire to learn new business processes and technologies
Be a creative and analytical thinker
Have a desire and ability to solve complex business processes with software
Be highly driven and able to self-manage in a fast paced environment
Possess strong organizational and time management skills
Be able to communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences
Build rapport and develop effective working relationships with clients
Have excellent written and oral communication skills
Have tenacity, persistence, passion and a desire for customer success
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent required
Willingness to travel up to 50%
Development experience with Apex and Visualforce is desired
Salesforce.com Certifications preferred, but not required
Acumen Solutions offers the opportunity for growth and advancement, as well as a competitive base salary, annual performance based incentives, medical and pension schemes, income protection, holiday/sick leave, and more.
As a leading management and technology consulting firm, Acumen Solutions offers a range of challenging and rewarding opportunities whether you’re just starting out in your career, looking to advance your career, or seeking a senior leadership position. Acumen Solutions employees are ambitious, committed, passionate problem solvers.