Software Engineering Principal
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Job CategorySoftware Engineering
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Full Stack Software Engineer - Back-End
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Salesforce has immediate opportunities for very versatile Software Engineers 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 outstanding engineers to build the breakthrough features our customers will love, embrace and use while keeping our trusted platform stable and scalable. The software engineer role at Salesforce encompasses architecture, system design, implementation, and testing to ensure we build products right and release them with high quality.
We pride ourselves on writing high quality, maintainable code that strengthens the stability of the product and makes our lives easier. We embrace the hybrid model and celebrate the individual strengths of each team member while cultivating everyone on the team to grow into the best version of themselves. We believe that autonomous teams with the freedom to make decisions will empower the individuals, the product, the company, and the customers they serve to thrive. Our ideal candidate is passionate about crafting a new product to serve thousands of enterprise customers by using innovative technology and striving for the best quality and throughput.
Architect, design, implement, test, optimize and deliver highly scalable distributed systems in a multi-tenant environment
Master our development process, culture and code base, then improve it
Operate effectively in the hybrid engineering model where engineers are encouraged to be able to craft and implement the vital work to ensure quality in their own code as well as other specialists'
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
Participate in the team’s on-call rotation to address sophisticated problems in real-time and keep services operational and highly available
Resolving complex technical issues and drive innovations that improve system
availability, resilience, and performance
A related technical degree required
8+ years of professional software development experience
Experience owning, building and operating highly scalable important web applications in the cloud
Deep knowledge and experience of object oriented programming (Java, C#, Kotlin, Golang)
High proficiency in at least one high-level programming language and web framework (Springboot, NodeJS, Express, Hapi, etc.)
Shown 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, JSUnit, Selenium
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Experience balancing live-site management, feature delivery, and retirement of technical debt
Broad knowledge of web standards relating to APIs such as REST, gRPC, SOAP, XML, WSDL, HTTP, JSON, etc.
Experience with Agile software development and test-driven development
Track record of being a top performer in current and past roles
Experience with containerization frameworks such as Kubernetes, Docker, Mesos
Experience handling large data sets in the cloud (e.g. GCP, AWS, Alibaba and/or Azure platforms)
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