Senior Salesforce Developer

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Date: Sep 22, 2022

Location: Lisbon, PT

Company: Springer Nature Group

Springer Nature opens the doors to discovery for researchers, educators, clinicians and other professionals. Every day, around the globe, our imprints, books, journals, platforms and technology solutions reach millions of people. For over 175 years our brands and imprints have been a trusted source of knowledge to these communities and today, more than ever, we see it as our responsibility to ensure that fundamental knowledge can be found, verified, understood and used by our communities – enabling them to improve outcomes, make progress, and benefit the generations that follow. 

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Springer Nature is one of the world’s leading global research, educational and professional publishers. It is home to an array of respected and trusted brands and imprints, with more than 170 years of combined history behind them, providing quality content through a range of innovative products and services. Every day, around the globe, our imprints, books, journals and resources reach millions of people, helping researchers and scientists to discover, students to learn and professionals to achieve their goals and ambitions. The company has almost 13,000 staff in over 50 countries.


We have 70+ colleagues in the SAP team and the CRM team consists of 23 people including technical, functional & techno-functional skill set. Our business has decided to migrate from SAP CRM on-premise to SFDC which best suits the subscription business model of Springer Nature. Therefore, we are looking for an SFDC Consultant who is basically open minded and self-organized about the assigned tasks or projects. Should be highly motivated and take transition ownership of sales processes from SAP CRM on-premise to SFDC.


Technology Environment:

  • Cloud Platforms -,, CPQ+, GitHub
  • UI - Visualforce
  • Programming - Apex, Aura Lightning Component,Lightning Web Components (LWC)
  • Methodology - Agile, Lean/SCRUM, KANBAN


Job Responsibilities:

  • Creating applications within a dynamic, progressive, technically diverse environment
  • System maintenance, configuration, development, testing, and data integrity within of Salesforce Sales Cloud and CPQ+ solutions
  • Ensures our solutions address the business needs with high quality standards
  • Using the latest tools and techniques thrives in a role that will involve hands-on coding, usually in a pair programming environment
  • Contribute to project and find innovative ways to meet objectives
  • Keep up to date with the business domain and work closely with business stakeholders


Experience, skills and qualifications



  • Involved into at least 2-3 implementation projects
  • Strong analytical capabilities in approaching and resolving problems
  • Experience in product/technology life-cycle management
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment and be creative within a team
  • Good team player & excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent oral, presentation, and written communication skills
  • Agile Methodology



  • 3-6 years of experience with hands-on technical development/programming
  • In-depth understanding of SFDC Profiles/Roles and Sharing Rules, Validation Rules, Tasks, Process Builder, Flow Designer and Triggers, etc.
  • Solid experience in Aura Lightning Component and LWC
  • Solid experience in developing Apex classes, triggers, Visualforce pages and Lightning components.
  • Apex & VisualForce Development/SFDC Configuration/ Customisation Experience using Apex Data Loader utility.
  • Experience with Lightning components and Lightning Design System
  • Build integration and interfaces using SFDC Web Services API
  • Certifications Preferred - Administrator, Advanced Admin, Sales Cloud, Salesforce CPQ+
  • Experience working with business process and development teams to design, implement and deploy applications to different clients at the enterprise level
  • Knowledge Of The Salesforce Test Framework, Test-Driven Development (TDD), And Iterative Development
  • Experience in Git-based version control tools and well-versed with CI/ CD DevOps process
  • Background with technical architecture, integration, APIs and security concepts (integration patterns, architecture styles, data security)


Nice to have:

  • Salesforce Service Cloud work experience
  • Data engineering experience & Data Lake
  • Did SAP CRM to Salesforce migration project in past
  • Experience with Tools such as - SKYVVA integration tool, Copado DevOps tool, Docomotion document composer tool

At Springer Nature, we value the diversity of our teams and work to build an inclusive culture, where people are treated fairly and can bring their differences to work and thrive. We empower our colleagues and value their diverse perspectives as we strive to attract, nurture and develop the very best talent.

Springer Nature was awarded Diversity Team of the Year at the 2022 British Diversity Awards. Find out more about our DEI work here.


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