Senior Salesforce Developer (Technical Lead)

Date: May 28, 2024

Location: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, IN, 600032

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Req ID: 493981

Job Description

Are you inspired to contribute your expertise to a global leading Ingredients organization? We are a global leader in taste, scent and nutrition, offering our customers a broader range of solutions for the food & beverage industry.


We are looking for a dedicated and passionate individual to join our Application Development Team as Senior Salesforce Developer (Technical Lead). Come join the global Ingredients leader where science and creativity meet to create essential solutions for a better world!


Your Focus
As Senior Salesforce Developer (Technical Lead), you will be responsible for designing and developing solutions on Salesforce platform across the Commercial segment (Service, Sales, and Marketing). You will work with key program and project teams across the enterprise to design develop and deliver Sales, Service, CPQ and Marketing solutions aligned with business requirements.

The role is Hyderabad, India based and will report to Salesforce Senior Technical Manager.


How You Will Contribute

  • This is a hands-on development role requiring strong Salesforce design and development expertise.
  • Provide guidance and perform design and code reviews for deliverables implemented by other team members.
  • Understand and apply Salesforce best practices, standards, principles to work within Salesforce framework and limits.
  • As a core team member, collaborate with cross functional teams and remote teams following Agile delivery methodology in all SDLC phases - Analysis, Design, Development, Integrations and Maintenance.
  • Create and maintain required documentation for solution delivery – Technical Design, Deployment & knowledge sharing. 
  • Provide support to team members in troubleshooting, debugging, and resolving any issues during development, testing and production support.

Job Requirements

What you will need to be successful

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s in Computer Science / Information Technology / Electronics and Communication Engineering or any other relevant discipline.
  • Atleast 8 years of hands-on expertise in designing and developing solutions for complex business processes in Salesforce Sales, Services, CPQ, Experience Cloud.
  • Must-have proven experience in development of Apex, Lighting Web Components (LWC), Apex Triggers, Queueables, Batch Apex, Callout Integrations.
  • Strong experience in working with CI/CD frameworks in Agile delivery model on Salesforce projects: VSCode, SFDX, Git, JIRA, Jenkins, or Flosum / Copado / Gearset etc. 
  • Strong proficiency in Secure coding, Sharing Architecture – Org security, security in Apex coding, SOQL, SSO, Connected Apps, oAuth.
  • Proficiency in Application integrations using Salesforce APIs (SOAP, REST, Bulk, Metadata, Event Driven Architectures) with other cloud and on-premise applications (e.g. SAP).
  • Proficiency in designing and optimizing data models on Salesforce platform: Salesforce Sales Cloud and Service Cloud, CPQ (preferred) – standard, custom, external objects.
  • Expert level proficiency in Salesforce development competencies: Apex, Apex Triggers, LWC, Aura, HTML, CSS, Javascript, Web components, JSON, SOQL, SOSL, Batch Apex, Queueables, Platform Events, Apex and LWC Unit testing. 
  • Expert in recommending and applying appropriate design and integration patterns based on business requirements. 
  • Proficiency in designing and optimizing data models on Salesforce platform
  • Certified Salesforce Platform Developer I.
  • Expert in managing multiple environments and deployment across environments (sandboxes, production, change sets etc.)
  • Expert in data maintenance with importing, exporting data, backup & restore.  
  • Experience in analyzing business needs, designing, estimations and demos.
  • Experience working with remote teams based out of different time zones. Should be able to co-ordinate and collaborate with remote team members.

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Salesforce Platform Developer II certification (strongly preferred)
  • Salesforce CRM Analytics
  • One or more of Salesforce Architect level certifications (Application Architect, Systems Architect, Integration Architect, Data Architect)
  • Marketing Cloud, NodeJS, Angular, React, Jest etc.
  • Integration platforms experience: Dell Boomi, MuleSoft, Informatica etc.


IFF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential. We value the diverse mosaic of the ethnicity, national origin, race, age, sex or veteran status. We strive for inclusive workplace that allows each of our colleagues to bring their authentic self to work regardless of their religion, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, or disability. Visit to learn more.