Mackenzie Investments

Senior Software Developer

Job Location CA-ON-Toronto
Posted Date 7 months ago(6/14/2022 11:55 AM)
Reference Number
# Positions
Job Type
Full Time
Job Industry
Financial Services and Banking
Career Level
Years of Experience

Job Description

IGM Financial Inc. is one of Canada's leading diversified wealth and asset management companies with approximately $271 billion in total assets under managements. The company provides a broad range of financial planning and investment management services to help more than two million Canadians meet their financial goals. Its activities are carried out principally through IG Wealth Management, Mackenzie Investments and Investment Planning Counsel.


Under IGM Financial’s unique business model based on leading brands and multi-channel distribution strategy is Mackenzie Investments, founded in 1967.  Mackenzie Investments is a holistic asset-management partner for thousands of Canadian financial advisors and the investors they support. 


At Mackenzie Investments You Can Build Your Career with Confidence.


We have a vision and a strategy that will challenge the way business in this industry is done and help Canadians be successful in the ways that mean the most to them. As part of our team, you will do some of your best work, develop some of your most valuable skills and give back in ways that make a difference in the lives of Canadians.  We are proud to be recognized as one of Greater Toronto’s Top Employers (2022) by Mediacorp Canada Inc. for empowering our employees with the tools to thrive while working remotely, while also providing resources to ensure physical and mental wellness were put front and centre.


Join an unstoppable team that is embedded in continuous learning, understanding, and knowledge sharing. You will thrive in our supportive environment where you can indulge your curiosity to learn, while receiving the feedback you need to refine your skills and abilities. We are dedicated to offering a hybrid work environment when applicable.


Mackenzie Investments is a diverse workplace committed to doing business inclusively - this starts with having a representative workforce! We encourage applications from all qualified candidates that represent the diversity present across Canada – including racialized persons, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, 2SLGBTQIA+ community, gender diverse and neurodiverse individuals, as well as all who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.



IGM Financial is looking for a Senior Salesforce Developer for its Digital Team.

The Salesforce Developer will design, develop and implement software solutions to meet our business objectives. Design software solutions across a variety of platforms and work effectively as a member of a larger, multi-disciplinary team. Use outstanding problem-solving abilities within an Agile team to solve complex coding problems. Learn new technologies in the Salesforce ecosystem including integration through Mulesoft to AWS, Marketing Cloud, Salesforce Voice and SAP. Work collaboratively with a team of release engineers, software developers, and business architects/analysts to improve our delivery processes, correct errors, and improve our delivery health and performance.



  • Analyze, design, implement and test customized software applications built on Salesforce’s platform
  • Development of Salesforce functionality using the Salesforce API, APEX, Visualforce, Lightning components and other tools that extend the product
  • Providing technical support and input on the application of technology to the business and support areas
  • Providing planning and design support for the development of solution architectures that will be implemented in a multiple system environment
  • Recommending strategy for source code management for Salesforce applications.
  • Conduct unit tests and assist in test preparations to ensure data integrity
  • Provide estimates for software development work
  • Work closely with Project Managers, Quality Assurance Analysts, Systems Analysts, Systems Architects and other Software Developers
  • Integrations: Use Salesforce APIs to integrate with other systems used in the organization
  • Best Practices: Adhere to Salesforce best practices, maintain code documentation, and write / maintain test classes for all custom development
  • Take ownership of release cycles to implement and deploy new/updates to existing applications and code
  • Integrating and maintaining business applications to Salesforce, such as DocuSign, Mulesoft, SAP Hana etc.
  • Collaborating with IT teams for other systems in order to integrate across the business





  • 2+ years of experience working on Salesforce platforms (Financial Services Cloud, Services Cloud & Marketing Cloud)
  • Experience with Salesforce development practices in a multi-team setting
  • Solid experience of Salesforce Declarative Programming and Administration (custom objects, build reports, assignment rules, flows and process builder), and Salesforce platform and architecture.
  • Experience with data migration and Salesforce Data Loader, or other similar data management tools
  • Experience with web services (REST & SOAP, JSON & XML, etc.)
  • Experiencing using a scripting language or tool such as Python, Bash, or PowerShell
  • Working knowledge and experience with complex business systems integration as well as object-oriented design patterns and development
  • Experience with Atlassian tools such as Bitbucket (Git), JIRA, and Confluence
  • Excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills
  • Bachelor’s/Postgraduate degree, professional qualification, or relevant experience.
  • Outstanding English communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Self-starter, able to develop strong relationships with stakeholders, meet tight deadlines and tolerate change and ambiguity
  • Demonstrated accuracy, thoroughness in completing tasks, and attention to detail
  • Proven success setting work priorities, multi-tasking and balancing varying demands
  • Ability to lead and mentor others
  • Dedication to keeping up to date with current trends and best practices
  • A commitment to the Agile methodology.



  • Salesforce Platform Developer I certification, Salesforce Administrator certification and other designations and certifications
  • Experience using Visual Studio Code and Salesforce DX
  • Experience building or maintaining web or mobile applications in Java or .NET
  • Experience in core web technologies including HTML5, JavaScript and jQuery

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For internal applicants, please share with your current leader your intent to apply to the role. In the event that you are selected, please let your Talent Acquisition Partner know if you are in any other internal recruitment process.


We thank all applicants for their interest in Mackenzie Investments; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


Mackenzie Investments is an accessible employer committed to providing a barrier free recruitment experience. If you require an accommodation or this information in an alternate format at any stage of the recruitment process, please reach out to the Talent Acquisition team who will work with you to meet your needs.


Please apply by July 11, 2022.


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