Salesforce Developer

Abingdon, GB, OX14 3YP

Information Technology

Sophos Overview – Cybersecurity Evolved

As a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, Sophos protects nearly 400,000 organizations of all sizes in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by SophosLabs – a global threat intelligence and data science team – Sophos’ cloud-native and AI-enhanced solutions secure endpoints (laptops, servers and mobile devices) and networks against evolving cybercriminal tactics and techniques, including automated and active-adversary breaches, ransomware, malware, exploits, data exfiltration, phishing, and more. The award-winning Sophos Central cloud-based platform integrates Sophos’ entire portfolio of best-of-breed products, from the Intercept X endpoint solution to the XG Firewall, into a single system called Synchronized Security. Sophos products are exclusively available through a global channel of more than 47,000 partners and Managed Service Providers (MSPs). Sophos also makes its innovative commercial technologies available to consumers via Sophos Home. The company is headquartered in Oxford, U.K., and is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol “SOPH.”



Job Purpose

As part of the IT Applications team, be a key project member to implement packages or develop applications and interfaces focussed on delivering IT tools and support to Sophos business functions.


Main Duties

  • Advise and influence project scoping decisions by participating as an active project team member in project steering group meetings and review process
  • Participate in the definition of the business requirements by organising and/or attending project meetings
  • Documenting the business requirements at high level and work with the solutions architect to provide the IT solutions to meet the requirements through design workshops and specific project meetings
  • Break down the IT work required in comprehensive actions and plans (high and detailed levels) and provide accurate estimates of work to the project manager
  • Research and evaluate when needed, possible packages to fulfil the requirements, working with key vendors and industry analysts
  • Develop applications and/or interfaces when needed and produce the associated documentation to guaranty supportability
  • Design test plan for the system built and execute the plan in coordination with the rest of the project team to ensure integration testing and correct errors found
  • Participate in the handover of the system to the application support team and the infrastructure team
  • Follow the standard project delivery methodology
  • In some cases (to be agreed with program manager and line manager), take project management responsibility for part of the solution development
  • When required, supervise the work of junior member(s) of the resource pool and coach them
  • Provide input into the application development standards and guidelines
  • Provide 4th level support for delivered solutions across all Sophos locations and 3rd level support when required (backup for application support team when needed)
  • Own resolution of large high impact issues raised to the resource pool for resolution including when needed liaison with external vendors


Equal Opportunities


Sophos is committed to equality opportunity in all areas of its work. All qualified applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.


If you choose to explore this opportunity, and subsequently share your CV or other personal details with Sophos, these details will be held by Sophos for 12 months in accordance with our data protection policy which can be found here and used by our recruitment team to contact you regarding this or other relevant opportunities at Sophos.  If you would like Sophos to delete or update your details at any time, please reply to this or other emails from Sophos clearly stating your request, or follow the steps set out in the data protection policy describing your individual rights.  If you have any questions about Sophos’ data protection practices please contact

At Sophos, we want every organization to be protected by innovative, next-generation IT security, even those who don't have a huge IT staff. We protect organizations of all sizes, all around the world by making enterprise-grade security that is simple to deploy, manage, and use. It is our passion, and something we are truly proud of.

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