Salesforce Technical Consultant

Requisition ID:  2106
Department:  Information Technology
Work Type:  Hybrid
Application Close Date:  29th February 2024

Intrepid Travel was born in 1989 with the simple mission to create positive change through the joy of travel.

More than 34 years later, we’re proud to be a certified B Corp with more than 1000 small group trips in over 120 countries. After all these years, we’ve stayed true to our mission, ensuring our adventures are good for the places we go, good for the communities we visit and good for our travellers. That’s why we carbon offset all our trips and support local communities but we’re not stopping there. We want to be the best travel company not just in the world, but for the world.

The world needs more Intrepid people: 


It's a great time to join Intrepid, we are investing in our technology, growing our business, and making sure we bring awesome customer-focused solutions to create a better user experience!  This is where you come in, as a Salesforce Technical Consultant, you will work within the global software development team to build new solutions and help us better understand and engage with our customers.

 

Our teams work Agile and produce exciting technological solutions for the business globally. In this role, you get to bring fresh ideas to life, work on new features, and tweak existing ones to create incredible tech solutions. This is a great opportunity for someone with the technical skills and knowledge, who may be looking to take the next step in their career!

 

What you need to know

 

  • This is a full-time position based out of our office in Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • This role would operate out of our office with some work-from-home days.    
  • To be successful you'll need a deep understanding of large systems, complex code bases, and version control systems such as Git  
  • A good understanding of OOP concepts and experience in engaging highly complex integrations and large data volumes is also helpful!
  • You'll need 4+ years of experience as a Salesforce Engineer 

           OR

  • 5+ years of experience in technology such as Java, .NET, and JavaScript (Providing you have exposure to some Salesforce development experience also)

 

Any previous experience in leading technology projects would be highly regarded.  You will also have great communication skills, the ability to work towards goals and deadlines, and a desire to look for ways to improve what we do! Most importantly, you’ll ensure every day you approach work by sharing in Intrepid’s core values of integrity, innovation, fun, passion, growth, and responsibility.   

 

A bit about our people:

Our team reflects the diversity of our customers and the communities we visit. Our team is made up of 58 nationalities across 46 countries, and Intrepid recognises that diversity makes us a stronger business. With a commitment to breaking down barriers, we support a culture where people can be themselves. We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, including First Nations People, LGBTQI+ people, people living with a disability, people from previously disadvantaged backgrounds, and people from different ethnicities, races, and religions. 

Work perks:

  • We offer flexible work options, including work-from-home, and work from anywhere in the world for up to 4 weeks a year
  • Employees receive a free Intrepid trip every year! As well as generous discounts available for families, and close friends
  • 5 extra days of leave annually, for use when travelling on an Intrepid trip
  • Our global leave benefits are aimed at supporting gender equity, so we offer a minimum of 10 weeks of paid parental leave for all parents, and other additional leave provisions. 
  • Access to incredible e-learning platforms, and professional development via our Elevate Mentor program
  • We provide an Employee Assistance Program, a 24/7 service that offers counselling for you and your family
  • We want to support the causes that are important to you, that’s why we offer 20 hours of volunteer leave every year.

If you’re here to inspire, create, share, and lead in what you do, we want to hear from you. We encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible – we may close advertising early if the right person is identified.