Salesforce Development Lead


Aviva
Company 
Location 

Bristol

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

Circa £65,000 - £80,000 per annum

Job Highlights
  • We are one of the UK’s leading Insurance, Wealth and Retirement businesses, with franchises in Ireland and Canada. Our purpose is to be with you today for a better tomorrow.
  • Exciting opportunities have arisen for professional and enthusiastic Salesforce Developers to join a team that is and will be experiencing rapid growth over the next couple of years.
  • Generous pension scheme - Aviva will contribute up to 14%, depending on what you put in.
Job Requirements/Description

Exciting opportunities have arisen for professional and enthusiastic Salesforce Developers to join a team that is and will be experiencing rapid growth over the next couple of years. The expectation is that the Lead Salesforce Developer will have previous experience of direct reports and mentoring.

A bit about the job:

You will be responsible for driving the development and implementation of new and innovative technologies, processes, or solutions within the allocated area(s) of responsibility. You will contribute to the design, build and delivery of systems that help grow the business, explore new technologies and tools to help and advance the technology development and optimise design.

The expectation of the for the Lead developer role will be responsible for managing a team focused on technology development, providing guidance whilst ensuring compliance with internal policies, best practices, relevant laws, and regulations. Also, you will manage relationships with senior stakeholders and collaborate with other departments to define technology requirements, leading the solution design process for the given platforms.

Aviva operates a “smart working” policy meaning that we spend approximately half of our time working in an office this role is based in, Bristol.

Skills and experience we’re looking for:

  • Experience and proficiency in Salesforce platform, including knowledge of Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Lightning Platform, and other relevant products. Financial Service Cloud or Health Cloud experience is a plus. 
  • Proficiency in Apex, Visualforce, Lightning Components, and other Salesforce-specific technologies for development and solution building.
  • Understanding of business processes and the ability to translate business requirements into technical solutions that drive value.
  • Knowledge of DevOps best practices; Working knowledge of Azure ADO is a plus experience with Agile Development methodologies like Scrum. Competent collaborator with JIRA and Confluence plus tools such as Azure Monitor, Application Insights, and Log Analytics.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities to address complex technical challenges and provide innovative solutions. 

What you’ll get for this role:

  • Our purpose - with you today, for a better tomorrow – is a promise we make to our colleagues too. And one of the ways we live up to that promise is by investing in you. We have so much to offer when it comes to being an Aviva colleague.
  • Salary Circa £65,000 - £80,000 (depending on location, skills, experience, and qualifications)
  • Bonus opportunity 12% of annual salary Actual amount depends on your performance and Aviva’s.
  • Generous pension scheme - Aviva will contribute up to 14%, depending on what you put in.
  • 29 days holiday plus bank holidays, and you can choose to buy or sell up to 5 days
  • Make your money go further - Up to 40% discount on Aviva products, and other retailer discounts
  • Up to £1,200 of free Aviva shares per year through our Matching Share Plan and share in the success of Aviva with our Save As You Earn scheme
  • Brilliantly supportive policies including parental and carer’s leave
  • Flexible benefits to suit you, including sustainability options such as cycle to work
  • Make a difference, be part of our Aviva Communities and use your 3 paid volunteering days to help others
  • We take your wellbeing seriously with lots of support and tools

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Aviva
Company 
Location 

Bristol

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

Circa £65,000 - £80,000 per annum

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