Senior Software Engineer - IT Applications

Salesforce   •  

Indianapolis, IN

Industry: Diversified Industrial


5 - 7 years

Posted 374 days ago

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Job Title: SMTS, Software Engineering - IT Applications
Location: US - Indiana - Indianapolis
Salesforce is looking for a Software Engineer (Senior Member of Technical Staff) to join our IT Applications Employee Success group. This is an awesome opportunity to develop, deliver, and maintain innovative solutions that enable and transform employee success operations. IT application development is growing, it is a great time to join the team and make a huge contribution to how we support our business using the Salesforce platform!


  • Work with an established application development manager, principal solution architect, technical development lead and other software engineers in solution design & development
  • Actively support our ADM agile framework - including establishing scrum team roles, tools, practices, and rituals
  • Establish a solid relationship with other team members to understand the vision, requirements, and priorities of our business partners
  • Be a self-starter with the ability to deliver on time with quality and also handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Have a solid understanding of the MVC pattern, an obsession with commenting your code, a natural tendency to self-test your code before calling it done and a knack for building quality user experience
  • Have a solid background in or Java programming and a solid understanding of Javascript, CSS, SOAP XML, and HTML
  • Be responsible for development through all phases of the development lifecycle and be well versed in full stack (backend & frontend) implementation
  • Collaborate with other team members to develop complex features, enhance existing features, underlying software components and frameworks
  • Have a history of building successful Web-based solutions and the ability to quickly grasp unfamiliar technology and integrate them quickly into the solution implementation
  • Possess good oral and written documentation skills and be able to interact with other team members to deliver fast with quality
  • Be asked to contribute ideas and provide feedback on many projects within the team's portfolio.
  • We're a flat, lean, agile, self-governing team. We value transparency and trust. We continue to create purpose in our work, question the status quo, seek individual mastery and encourage autonomy.

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience programming with or Java technologies
  • Experience with OO design and programming, and MVC
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, and Javascript (JS)
  • Experience with relational database languages (SQL or SOQL)
  • Experience with data modeling design
  • Working Knowledge of Web Services (SOAP and REST)
  • Ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment
  • Experience working with Agile/Scrum methodology

Desired Skills:

  • Experience developing on the platform & API's.
  • Previous experience with Sales Cloud / Service Cloud
  • Experience developing on (Apex / Visualforce / Lightning)
  • Experience with Version Control, Code Collaboration, and Continuous Integration Systems - GIT, Perforce, Code Collaborator, Swarm, Jenkins, ANT, etc.
  • Experience working with remote teams
  • Certifications in / JAVA
  • Understanding of various user based security models
  • Experience with Javascript frameworks such as Jquery and/or ExtJS
  • Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, MIS or relevant experience