Software Engineer Lead / Principal
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Principal / Lead
Software Engineer | Metadata
Salesforce has immediate opportunities for extremely versatile software developers who want their lines of code to have significant and measurable positive impact for users, the company's bottom line and the industry. You will be working with a group of world-class engineers to build the breakthrough features our customers will love, adopt and use while keeping our trusted platform stable and scalable. The software engineer role at Salesforce encompasses architecture, design, implementation, and testing to ensure we build products right and release them with high quality.
We are looking for exceptional server-side Software Engineers to help deliver on our Metadata vision of delivering the most secure, performant, accurate, transparent and feature rich environments and tools to enable our Development Community to be highly productive. We focus on delivering the most scalable and consistent experience possible for both our IT and ISV customers. This is a critical part of our application that helps us create a world-class platform.
Architect, design, implement, test and deliver highly scalable products
Master our development process, culture and code base, then improve it
Operate effectively in the hybrid engineering model where engineers are expected to be able to design and implement the necessary work to ensure quality of the team’s code
Work closely with a team of engineers, product managers, user experience experts and performance engineers to build new features our customers will love, adopt and use while keeping our trusted platform stable and scalable
Mentor others in development technologies, tools, and processes
Present your own designs to internal/external groups and review designs of others
Develop test strategies, design automation frameworks, write unit/functional tests to drive up code coverage and automation metrics
8+ years of relevant experience
Track record of being a top performer in current and past roles
Deep understanding of object oriented programming and experience with at least one object oriented programming language (Java, C++, C#, Ruby, Python)
Good understanding of Database technologies such as SQL, PL/SQL and relational database schema design
Experience in automated testing including unit and functional testing using Java, JUnit, Jest, JSUnit, Selenium, Mocha and QUnit
Experience with developer tools like git, Maven and Eclipse IDE
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Master of Java and experience developing and tuning highly available and scalable server-side applications
Deep understanding of data structures and algorithms and Object Oriented Programming
SOAP/REST APIs and general API design
Strong competency in relational database concepts and SQL
Experience with Agile software development and test-driven development
Ability and desire to work with customers to debug issues on any OS
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