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POST DATE 9/10/2016
END DATE 1/10/2017 San Francisco, CA

San Francisco, CA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree


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Lead Software Engineer, (Front-end Focused)Healthcare Industries Engineering Team
Location: San Francisco

New Industries Business Unit delivers new social, mobile and connected cloud solutions for six global industries-financial services/insurance, healthcare/life sciences, retail/consumer products, communications/media, public sector and automotive/manufacturing. The strategy includes building a team of industry experts, creating an ecosystem of partners and delivering transformational solutions that address major challenges for enterprises across each sector. Built on the proven Salesforce1 Platform, new solutions will empower enterprises across key industries to connect with their customers in a whole new way.

Salesforce is looking for a LEAD SOFTWARE ENGINEER to join our SALESFORCE INDUSTRIES ENGINEERING TEAM. You will be working with a group of world-class engineers, architects and product managers to build the breakthrough features salesforce's industry customers will love, adopt and use while keeping the application stable and scalable. You 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. You'll be a part of a modern, lean, self-governing engineering team where you have the ability to switch hats between coding to features, to testing for quality, performance to writing release management automation.

YOUR IMPACT : You must have a solid background in JAVA or programming and an understanding of Javascript, CSS, SOAP XML, and HTML. You will be responsible for developing and through all phases of the front-end to the back-end development lifecycle. You will use your experience to work with team members to develop new portal features, as well as, enhance existing infrastructure and framework. You should have a history of building successful Web-based solutions using Web Services and the ability to grasp a variety of unfamiliar technology and integrate them quickly.

This job requires that you be a self-starter with the ability to work under pressure and handle multiple tasks simultaneously. You must possess good oral and written documentation skills and be able to interact with other team members to deliver fast and reliable code. You will also 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.

Basic Requirements:

* 5+ years of experience programming with Java, C#, or C++

* Extensive understanding of OO design and programming, and MVC

* Extensive understanding of HTML, CSS, and Javascript (JS)

* Expertise with relational database languages (SQL or SOQL)

* Experience with data modeling design

* Knowledge of Web Services (SOAP and REST)

* Ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment

* Experience working with Agile/Scrum methodology

* Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, STEM Major or related discipline or equivalent experience

Preferred Requirements:

* Experience developing on the platform & API's

* Experience developing on (Apex and Visualforce)

* Certifications in and/or Java

* Experience with Selenium automation

* Understanding of various user based security models

* Experience with Financial Services or Healthcare Lifesciences

* Experience with Javascript frameworks such as Jquery and/or ExtJS

* Masters degree - ideally in Computer Science, Engineering, MIS or related discipline or equivalent experience


Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform, and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. The company was founded on three disruptive ideas: a new technology model in cloud computing, a pay-as-you-go business model, and a new integrated corporate philanthropy model. These founding principles have taken our company to great heights, including being named one of Forbes's "World's Most Innovative Company" five years in a row and one of Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" eight years in a row. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, and this level of growth equals incredible opportunities to grow a career at Salesforce. Together, with our whole Ohana (Hawaiian for "family") made up of our employees, customers, partners, and communities, we are working to improve the state of the world.

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