Senior Applications Developer (Salesforce & CPQ)

Corporate IT Chennai, India


Senior Applications Developer      

Chennai, India       


The Opportunity:       

Anthology offers the largest EdTech ecosystem on a global scale, supporting over 150 million users in 80 countries. Our mission is to provide dynamic, data-informed experiences to the global education community so that learners and educators can achieve their goals.        


We believe in the power of a truly diverse and inclusive workforce. As we expand globally, we are committed to making diversity, inclusion, and belonging a foundational part of not only our hiring practices but who we are as a company.       


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Our Enterprise Applications Services team is focused on the administration and support of all corporate business applications. As a member of the Sales and Service Automation team within Enterprise Applications Services, the Applications Developer will be responsible for development and unit testing activities associated with Sales/Service Cloud and CPQ for all lines of business.       


The Senior Applications Developer will play an integral role in the success of the group by ensuring consistency and repeatability in how the applications are delivered and managed across the enterprise.        


Primary responsibilities will include:       

  • Development and unit testing for the Sales/Service Cloud environment, CPQ and interfaces with other applications like Vertex, Kimble, Azure integrations, etc. 
  • Maintaining user story and bug tickets
  • Participating in and completing projects related to Sales/Service Cloud and CPQ
  • Customizing and developing applications
  • Supporting peers for solution designing with optimization strategies


The Candidate:       

Required skills/qualifications:       

  • Minimum 7 years’ experience in IT and at least 6 years of experience developing directly on Salesforce/ products using APEX, Visualforce, LWC and SOQL on Sales/Service Cloud, CPQ
  • Platform Developer 1, Salesforce Administrator
  • Experience working with Lightening components: AURA/ LWC
  • Experience around Lightning data service, Lightning Messaging Service
  • Demonstrated experience with UI Customization, REST & SOAP API 
  • Salesforce Developer Certification 
  • Experience working with custom objects, approval processes, process builders, flows on the Lightning experience 
  • Clear and articulate oral/written communication skills
  • Self-motivated to prioritize and execute tasks with time-sensitive deadlines
  • Proven analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities 
  • Strong team and customer service orientation
  • Fluency in written and spoken English


Preferred skills/qualifications:       

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 6 or more years’ experience developing directly on Sales/Service Cloud and CPQ
  • Platform App Builder, Service Cloud Consultant, Sales Cloud Consultant, CPQ Developer
  • Experience in JIRA/ Azure(DevOps) for user story and bug tracking
  • Experience working in Agile teams
  • GitHub and Continuous integration experience using Gearset 
  • Experience with, including Eclipse Plug-in or similar 
  • Experience at technology company and/or in education 
  • Prior experience with Microsoft Dynamics 365 platform or .NET or C# development



The Office:      

We have an office in one of the biggest cultural, economic, and educational centers in South India: Chennai.       

  • Located on OMR, the IT corridor of South Chennai 
  • Easy access to Velachery, Thiruvanmiyur Railway station and bus stop 
  • Very close to Tidel Park, Ascendas, and SRP Tools – Holiday Inn  
  • Office provides lunch and snacks every working day 
  • Office is situated behind Hotel Turyaa on the 5th floor of Rayala Techno Park 
  • Fun Committee, Happy Fete Team, Food Committee, and Sports Committee ensures fun at work 
  • ISR Team actively engages employees in contributing to various local charities 


This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at any time.         


Anthology is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, protected military/veteran status, or any other legally protected factor.