Job ID : 907209 Date Updated : September 16th, 2019
responsible to build SFDC applications

Salesforce Engineer

Hiring Company AXA Life Insurance Co., Ltd.
Location Tokyo - 23 Wards, Minato-ku
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary Negotiable, based on experience

Job Description

 As AXA continues its journey to enable first-class software engineering and operations, we’re looking for a multi-skilled / T-shaped cross-functional SFDC (salesforce.com) engineer who is communicative, adaptive, independent, and enthusiastic about solving challenges. You’ll have the opportunity to join the DevOps Guild community which leads the DevOps transformation and leverages cutting-edge tools, practices, and technologies to deliver faster, cheaper, stable, and secure cloud-based business applications with a superior customer experience and high-quality standard.
 You’ll be responsible to build SFDC applications that integrate with backend servers in AXA data centers and/or cloud environments as part of a Squad (feature-team). You’ll design the overall architecture of SFDC applications and evolve them to ensure maximum performance and stability. You may work for other Squads at times to widen your skills and experience.

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Key Accountabilities
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a) Business requirements and system analysis
b) Design
c) Implement
d) Test
e) Deploy/Deliver
f) Production support

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Specific Activities
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・Contribute to all phases of Secured Software Development Life Cycle (S-SDLC) from requirement analysis, design, build, test to deployment.
・80% efforts will be spent delivering software and 20% for guild activities such as participating in technical and insurance trainings, hack day, hack-a-thon, Community of Practices, etc. [P1]
・70-80% efforts will be spent delivering software and 20-30% for guild activities such as participating in technical and insurance trainings, hack day, hack-a-thon, Community of Practices, etc. [P2]
・Design the overall architecture of SFDC applications. [P2]
・Implement a robust set of web services and RESTful APIs to power SFDC applications.
・Implement security and data protection.
・Collaborate with Architects, Product Owners, Developers, and DevOps engineers to design and develop efficient software.
・Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability.
・Create Proof-of-Concepts using new technologies.
・Identify new technologies that improve product development and end user experience [P2]
・Participate in functional, security, performance, and usability testing.
・Build reusable code and libraries for future use.
・Follow prescribed processes and procedures of the S-SDLC. 
・Respect and practice DevOps culture to work effectively with DevOps engineers.
・Provide off-hours support for production applications.

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Key Customers, Committees and Projects
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Marketing, Selling, Servicing, Product, Corporate function tribes

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 6 years
Career Level Mid Career
Minimum English Level Business Level
Minimum Japanese Level Daily Conversation
Minimum Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills

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Qualifications
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The candidate must have the following minimum work experience and related degrees and certifications:
・1+ years in SFDC application development
・Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field from accredited college/university or equivalent work experience 
・Salesforce Certifications: “Platform Developer I”

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Technical Skills
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The candidate must be proficient in the following languages and tools:
・Programming: Apex, Visualforce, Lightning, Process Builder, and Flows

The candidate should have experience in and understanding of the following technologies and concepts: 
・Code Versioning: Git
・Sales Cloud and Servicing Cloud

The candidate should also have basic knowledge of the following:
・Designing and implementing SOAP-based and RESTful web services
・Swagger/Open API specification and API development
・Service Oriented Architecture and microservices architecture
・Integrating third party APIs (Google Maps, SNS, etc.)
・Databases: SOQL, SOSL, and relational databases (e.g.; Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc.)
・Marketing Cloud
・Web markup (HTML5, CSS3, etc.)
・Responsive web design and development

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Process Skills
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The candidate must be experienced in the following:
・Agile software development, including Scrum and Kanban frameworks

The candidate should also have basic knowledge of and want to contribute to the following:
・DevOps best practices (Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery [CI/CD], Test Driven Development, etc.)
・All stages of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) [P2]
・Software design/architecture

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Soft Skills
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The candidate must demonstrate an interest in and a desire to perform the following:
・Work through constant change (continuous improvement)
・Identify new development opportunities and promote best practices across the DevOps community
・Be mentored and to grow
・Work with any technology and role to become a multi-skilled / T-shaped member of the DevOps community

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Language Skills
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・Business-level English (written, spoken, listening, reading) is needed daily as the operating language and to engage AXA’s global audience
・Intermediate-level Japanese with a domain-relevant vocabulary is needed daily to engage Squad members and business partners

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Nice to Have
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・Life insurance industry work experience
・Cloud technology (AWS and its native services, Azure, etc.) experience 
・Experience supporting interfaces between multiple application platforms (i.e. open and mainframe).
・Have taken DEX-450 training (or Classic version of the course)
・Salesforce administration experience or have taken ADX-201 training (or Classic version of the course) and “Administrator” certification
・Salesforce declarative development experience or have taken DEX-402 training (or Classic version of the course) and “Platform App Builder” certification
・Have taken other intermediary-level Salesforce courses and Certifications, and can demonstrate related experience

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards, Minato-ku

Work conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary Negotiable, based on experience
Hiring Company Information

AXA Life Insurance Co., Ltd.

Salesforce Engineer - 907209

Company Details

Company Type Large Company (more than 300 employees) - International Company

Company Description

In 1985, the AXA brand is born, thanks to Claude Bébéar's actions.

For previously-named Mutuelles Unies / Drouot Group, the leader of private insurance in France at the time, this new name reflects a powerful ambition: Develop on an international scale.

30 years later, AXA is the world's leading insurance brand.

Faithful to the original ambition that led it to become the world's leading brand, AXA Group is committed to creating value while earning the confidence of its customers every day through innovation and engagement with the world.

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