Sr Analyst ll, Salesforce Commerce Cloud & OMS - Remote in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 2/19/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

As a Salesforce Business Analyst, you will be part of a team responsible for delivering enterprise cloud technology solutions.

This position will be remote or can be based at The Scotts Miracle-Gro world headquarters in Marysville, a suburb of Columbus, OH.  Not familiar with Columbus? Visit

Our Salesforce Business Analysts wear many hats on their projects and are responsible for everything from requirements gathering, Salesforce configuration, testing, training, post deployment support and administration. As a Salesforce Business Analyst, you will work alongside Solution Architects, Technical Architects and Developers to design, develop, and deploy large-scale enterprise solutions all while learning and growing your skill set.

What you’ll do in this role:

  • Lead all or portions of the functional components of a project; developing requirements and designing prototypes, testing & training strategies
  • Lead or support defining and implementing practical business solutions based on technology
  • Creates quality software that meets the functional and non-functional project requirements in the implementation, enhancement and support of ecommerce platform centric projects. This includes producing application code on-time, on budget and in compliance with general industry & platform-specific best practices.
  • Knowledgeable in Salesforce B2C Commerce ecommerce platform, and be an expert in the platform API, management tools, and capabilities. The Senior Analyst will use this knowledge to plan, write, and test code to meet the requirements of tasks assigned, work with the templating technologies and languages, HTML, CSS, and Javascript to customize the platform's prototype solutions to build fully functioning ecommerce sites on desktop, tablet and mobile devices, use object oriented techniques to create reusable, easy to maintain code which conforms to platform-specific & industry best practices and performs well under load.
  • Develop user stories and to-be process flows to support the design and development of Salesforce solutions for our business
  • Participate in key meetings with the business including requirement sessions, system demos, user acceptance testing, and end user training
  • Perform routine administration functions for
  • Participate and coordinate the delivery of work product with offshore teams across project phases

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • 4+ years experience leading projects
  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree
  • Strong experience with eCommerce and/or Order Management platforms
  • Expert in developing web applications from the back end to the front end on Salesforce B2C Commerce (formerly Salesforce Commerce Cloud/ Demandware)
  • Proficient in managing the administration of Salesforce B2C Commerce
  • Proficient in merging JavaScript including relevant libraries
  • Proficient in effectively documenting complex functionality in code and documentation.
  • Ability to follow, enforce, and help define development standards
  • Solid understanding of Object Oriented concepts, MVC paradigm
  • Strong problem-solving skills, creative thinking, critical thinking
  • Strong communication skills - verbal and written (documentation, code, email, etc.)
  • Strong relationship building and interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter, ability to work independently with minimal supervision, and ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Applied knowledge of front end and B2C commerce back end performance best practices
  • Proven track records of meeting and exceeding goals
  • Ability to lead & supervise application development teams
  • Experienced with developing for B2C Commerce Storefront Reference Architecture (SFRA)
  • Ability to lead effective scrum meetings
  • Ability to perform Release & Sprint planning
  • Good organization skills - scheduling, prioritizing, planning, tracking.
  • Proven ability leveraging analytical and problem-solving skills in a fast paced environment
  • Demonstrated ability to design and implement technology-enabled business solutions in client-facing and team leadership roles (e.g. functional lead, work-stream lead, etc.)
  • Strong presentation, communication (written and verbal) skills, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to juggle and prioritize multiple tasks within a collaborative team environment
  • Demonstrates flexibility and willingness to do what it takes to get the job done
  • Drive and desire to learn and grow both technical and functional skill sets
  • Provide direct support to off-shore teams in the development of business solutions

Nice to Have

  • Expert level knowledge of cross-browser compatible HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Applied knowledge of semantic HTML and accessibility best practices
  • Proficient in using and managing version control through Git - including planning & creating branches, and performing merges
  • Experienced with task runners like Grunt or Gulp
  • Experienced with jQuery and other JavaScript libraries/frameworks
  • Applied knowledge of responsive, mobile first design
  • Certifications: Certified Salesforce Administrator and Certified Sales Cloud and/or Service Cloud Consultant

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

  • A place on an engaged team of passionate colleagues in a growing and dynamic industry
  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage
  • First day of hire, 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount)
  • 13 paid holidays and generous vacation policy
  • Onsite wellness center which includes: 24,000 sq. ft. fitness center, Walgreens pharmacy and Doctor’s office
  • Nutrition reimbursement program (up to $200 per associate and per spouse)
  • Beautiful campus and corporate offices designed like a log cabin offering free coffee, chef run cafe and the best crushed ice!
  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network, GroPride Network, and Scotts Young Professionals

Our commitment to LiveTotal Health puts the wellness and safety of our associates and their families as the top priority.  Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring associate safety has been a primary focus for all of us at Scotts.  During this year’s flu season and the continuing pandemic, we remain committed to doing everything we can to keep our associates healthy and safe.   As such, we are requiring our US associates to get a flu vaccine. This safety measure will help protect our associates, our families and our communities.  We recognize a medical or personal circumstance may prevent you from meeting this requirement and we have a process to address those concerns. 

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Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.