American Express Careers

Salesforce Developer

Toronto, Canada
Digital Commerce Technology

Job Description

At American Express, Enterprise Platform team was created in 2018, as part of the company’s Framework for Winning.  Core to our purpose is reimagining the platform solution-delivery model to dramatically improve our strategic agility, speed to market, effectiveness of delivery and transparency.
Our teams create solutions on Salesforce platform by harnessing the power of Data, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence to offer powerful selling and re-selling engines to acquire new clients and expand existing client relationships for 20K + Sales, CRM, and Marketers across the Enterprise.
We are looking for a Senior Engineer to help lead our ONE.Force (Commercial)Salesforce team in order to drive our company’s strategic imperatives using the latest and greatest Salesforce products and frameworks.


Software Development and Cloud Technology experience and an in-depth in understanding of the primary concepts and terminology
· Experience in Salesforce Development (Advanced understanding of SFDC Triggers and Controllers, Lightning and VF page development, sObjects, SOQL etc)
· Experience in an Agile development team
· Experience in object oriented development
· Experience with source control, branching strategies and using code repositories a must
· Experience with Machine Learning algos and methodology is preferred
· Salesforce certification preferred
· Background in leveraging ETL products and tools (e.g. IBM DataStage, Informatica, etc.) for data management is preferred
· Previous experience of Test Driven development is preferred
· Advanced understanding of the Salesforce platform and its primary functions.
· Ability to learn new technologies and embrace the challenge learning presents
· A self-starter, comfortable having conversations with business partners
· Robust and current knowledge of web standards, emerging technologies, and trends
· Ability to think abstractly and deal with ambiguous/under-defined problems
· An excellent communicator, both verbally and written
· Bachelors and / or Masters Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology Systems or related field.

ReqID: 18018157
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Dec 13, 2018, 2:04:42 PM