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Salesforce Developer
United Kingdom

Salesforce Developer 

FDM Graduate Programme 

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Get on board the world’s fastest growing job market  

Salesforce is the world’s #1 customer relationship management (CRM) platform. Over 150,000 companies, of all sizes, are growing with Salesforce. As businesses embrace digital transformation, the demand for Salesforce Developers across the globe is also growing rapidly.

The FDM Salesforce Developer Graduate Programme can give you a competitive edge that leads to unlimited opportunities. FDM’s training is developed in partnership with Salesforce to give you the technical expertise and job-ready skills to launch your exciting career as a Salesforce Developer – no matter what your degree. 

What does the training cover?

You’ll receive a solid grounding in the three core programmatic technologies used by a Salesforce developer and more.

  • Functional overview of the salesforce platform
  • Apex - Salesforce’s proprietary programming language. Similar to Java.
  • Visualforce - A markup language for creating custom Salesforce pages. Similar to HTML. 
  • Lightning Component Framework - A UI development framework based on JavaScript . 

Upon successful completion of training, you will receive Salesforce Platform Application Builder Certification - a credential which will dramatically boost your CV in the eyes of employers. 

What you’ll do as a Salesforce Developer

After completing our Salesforce accredited training, you’ll start a two-year placement as an FDM consultant with one or more of our industry-leading clients. 

You’ll play a vital role in their team, working with stakeholders and technical teams to develop code-based solutions and custom user interface elements to meet complex business challenges.

Day to day responsibilities can include:

  • Liaising with project managers and business analysts to determine CRM needs  
  • Designing, coding, and implementing Salesforce apps
  • Testing functionality and stability of applications

What requirements do we look for in a candidate?

The key requirement of a great Salesforce Developer is a passion for technology. The qualities and credentials of a successful applicant include:

  • Educated to degree level (minimum of 2:2 predicted)
  • Excellent communicators, with an ability to build relationships
  • Able to be geographically flexible throughout the UK depending on client location
  • Ambitious, with a drive to succeed
  • Good decision-makers within fast-paced environments, with strong analytical skills
  • Willing to commit to the full 2-year graduate careers programme

Benefits of choosing FDM

  • A chance to work for some of the most prestigious companies in the world 
  • Award-winning, industry-recognised paid training
  • Opportunity to earn professional certifications to boost your career path 
  • Continuous career support and upskilling from FDM
  • Comprehensive and competitive benefits package 
  • Access to a network of mentors and like-minded individuals 

FDM: Agents of Opportunity 

FDM is the pioneer and market leader in the recruit, train and deploy industry specialising in the technology sector. Our purpose is to create and inspire exciting careers that shape our digital future.

We want to make sure that the opportunity for a career in tech is made available to as wide an audience as possible. And we’re committed to your success, providing you with support and guidance every step of your journey with us.

With centres across Europe, North America and APAC, FDM has shown exponential growth throughout the years, firmly establishing itself as an award-winning FTSE 250 employer. 

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FDM Group is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications that reflect the diversity of our wider community