Copious Software

Sales-Force Developer - Johannesburg

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Active since 18-11-2016 Job category IT - Software Development
Location Johannesburg Level -
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type -
Hours 0 Salary -
Job Opening: Salesforce Developer

Client – Health Insurance Company (based in Sandton)

Key Purpose

This position requires strong SFDC development skills. This position requires a lot of demand on Salesforce development, administration and customization and to support the client’s constantly changing and improving business processes.


  • Customer Support, liaising directly with the clients.
  • Analyse and review business, functional, and technical requirements
  • Document and develop code according to specifications and standards
  • Prepare test data and plan and conduct basic unit or module testing
  • Provide support for quality assurance testing and defect resolution
  • Participate in project team meetings and communicate effectively with peers, architects, system analysts, business analysts, project managers, quality control, and across other technology team boundaries, reporting project status as required
  • May be required to be on call to provide support on a need-to basis.
  • The ideal candidate should have a solid academic foundation to degree level or higher.
  • Keeping abreast of new Salesforce features and functionality and  providing recommendations for process improvements.
  • Train new and existing users on how to use database applications.
  • Keep application users informed about system functionality and enhancements.


Skills Required

  • Min 4+ years development experience with (Apex and Visual force)
  • Good understanding of Agile principles
  • Genuine passion for Cloud Computing
  • Proactive thinking with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Preferred - Experience with Java/J2EE, Ruby on Rails, Heroku or other Cloud technologies


Good to Have

  • Salesforce Administrator certification
  • Salesforce Sales Cloud certification
  • Salesforce Service Cloud certification
  • Salesforce Advanced Developer Certification
  • Experience working with Agile


Must: Salesforce Developer certification

Personal Characteristics

  • Passion for proactively seeking ways to improve processes
  • Self-confidence to be assertive when taking a position, and can constructively resolve problems
  • Self-taught and self-teaching, with a demonstrated aptitude for acquiring new knowledge and skills
  • Organised and self-directing with the ability to identify priorities and  mobilise projects
  • Respectful, professional interpersonal working style
  • Uncompromising on honesty and transparency
  • Approachable and willing to offer help
  • Should handle constructive feedback well


If this is a role you see yourself thriving in, contact us immediately.

Position Type | Remuneration
Long term contracting | Market-related.


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This listing is a full-time job

Job category IT - Software Development
Industry / Industries IT
Region South Africa

Contact information

Name Chandrani Nag