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Technical Lead - Salesforce

Date:  02-Sep-2021

Sydney, NSW, AU

Department:  In-Demand Skills



About our team


Part Business. Part Creative. Part Technology. One hundred per cent digital.


Pioneered in Australia, Deloitte Digital is committed to helping clients unlock the business value of emerging technologies. Through nine studios spread across the US, UK and Australia, we provide clients with a full suite of digital services, covering digital strategy, user experience, content, creative, engineering and implementation across mobile, web and social media channels.


With a long and successful history providing leading Australian organisations with world-class interactive, web-based and Salesforce-based solutions, we have played a key role in Deloitte Australia’s diversification and growth.  Deloitte Digital brings many different perspectives to our clients’ challenges and opportunities, combining an established footprint in mobile, web, ecommerce, social and customer platforms with the strength of our global network of digital studios.


Our Salesforce practice enables clients to solve real business problems by helping them envision their future, formulate strategy and implement Salesforce technology solutions to deliver real business benefit.  We are fortunate to have worked on some of Australia’s most iconic Salesforce projects, having won four Salesforce Innovation Awards in 2020 alone.  We have five Certified Technical Architects operating in region, three graduated our CTA program this year.  We are continuing to invest heavily in our Salesforce capability and partnership.


The combination of our solution architecture expertise, Salesforce platform knowledge, experience design culture and global alliance with Salesforce enables us to provide innovative solutions that help transform businesses.


About the Role


As a Technical Lead within our Salesforce practice, you will drive positive technical outcomes for our projects through:

  • providing technical guidance and mentorship to developers
  • validating technical approaches and decisions
  • aspects of technical design including custom components, integrations, etc.
  • being hands-on when required including working on complex or challenging customisations
  • working closely with an architect to define and adapt technical best practices and standards for a project
  • taking ownership of operational and development processes, documentation and standards
  • helping to drive the creation and management of the internal frameworks and technology initiatives
  • developing and presenting digital best practices, technical concepts and technologies for innovative digital solutions
  • leading the way to develop and grow Salesforce technology accelerators bank through the development of reusable components in every engagement  


About You


You will have a passion for expanding your knowledge of technology and business operations, coupled with exposure to conversing with clients on the opportunities, impacts and implications of Salesforce will set you up for success.


You will be a technical connector, collaborator and communicator with a strong bias towards user empathy and understanding problems before identifying solutions.


You would help enforce the team’s strategy, ensuring the technical delivery team stay focus and aligned to this.


You would be working as an overlay across prospects and customers and provide technical guidance to challenging problems.


Successful candidates will generally exhibit the following qualifications:

  • Experience as a technical lead or lead developer on large scale or complex Salesforce project(s)
  • Deep experience with the Apex programming language
  • Deep experience with core Salesforce capability including Sales, Service and Community
  • Experience in one or more ancillary Salesforce technologies such as LWC, Platform Events, Shield, Vlocity, etc.
  • DevOps or other development lifecycle experience, including Git (or other SCM), CI/CD, pipelines and supporting processes, branching structures
  • Quality assurance tools, frameworks or methodologies such as PMD, SonarQube, Checkmarx
  • Demonstrated experience in project management, business analysis, and technology implementation in full life-cycle salesforce engagements
  • A natural affinity for mentoring and developing junior team members
  • Salesforce certifications including PD1, PD2 are highly regarded


Why Deloitte Digital?


At Deloitte, we create positively differentiated work experiences that enable our people to feel valued and achieve their full potential. Deloitte Australia opens the door to a career that can cross borders virtually and physically across Asia Pacific to gain experience and access projects beyond Australia’s borders. We value difference, and embrace people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, gender identities, abilities and thinking styles. Knowing that people work best in a variety of ways, we are happy to discuss alternative arrangements if the working pattern you are looking for is not specifically indicated.


We’re committed to continually building a safe and respectful workplace, where all our people feel appreciated and accepted. Through the creation of endorsed employee-led diversity networks which promote cultural, disability, LGBTI+, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and gender equality, we’re leading the way to shape an environment where everybody can thrive. 


We are proud to have been recognised for our efforts in inspiring change and accelerating progress – check out our careers site for recent recognition in this space.

We offer flexible work arrangements, allowing you to work in a way that suits you best.


Next Steps

Sound like the sort of role for you? Apply now.


If you’ve got any questions or wish to have a confidential conversation about this role, contact Dorothy Jumawan from the Deloitte Digital Talent team. We’d love to hear from you!

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