Software Engineer (Salesforce)

Posted Apr 13

The primary focus of your role will be to help design and implement solutions in our Salesforce org that support our Sales teams.

You'll work with our internal business partners to understand their needs and to find opportunities to increase their productivity by streamlining and automating their business processes.

You should have a strong understanding of Salesforce development best practices and should be equally comfortable delivering solutions declaratively and in Apex. You’re familiar with Apex governor limits and have experience optimizing code and troubleshooting performance problems. You take pride in writing high quality code, and aren’t afraid of challenging projects.


  • Work with our partners in the Sales organization to understand their needs and deliver solutions that make their jobs easier.
  • Facilitate integrations between Salesforce and other systems.
  • Design and implement new features in Apex and Lightning
  • Identify and resolve performance problems in our existing codebase
  • Contribute to our custom CI/CD workflow built on GitHub Actions

Technical Requirements

  • 3+ years of Apex programming experience
  • 3+ years experience programming in another object oriented language (Java, C++, C#, etc.)
  • 3+ years Javascript experience
  • Solid understanding of Apex triggers and trigger frameworks and their potential impact on governor limitsExperience debugging and optimizing Apex code
  • Aura/Lightning development experience
  • Salesforce administration and declarative programming (workflows, process builder, etc.) experience
  • Deep understanding of Salesforce Sales Cloud data model and typical sales processes;
  • Bonus for Salesforce CPQ (formerly Steelbrick) experience
  • Experience in using version control environments like Github, Bitbucket or Gitlab

Preferred Qualifications

  • certification (Developer, Sales Cloud)
  • Familiarity with Salesforce CPQ
  • Experience working with a distributed team across time zones.
  • Git or GitHub experience

Who We Are:

GitHub is the developer company. We make it easier for developers to be developers: to work together, to solve challenging problems, and to create the world’s most important technologies. We foster a collaborative community that can come togetheras individuals and in teamsto create the future of software and make a difference in the world.

Leadership Principles:

Customer Obsessed - Trust by Default - Ship to Learn - Own the Outcome - Growth Mindset - Global Product, Global Team - Anything is Possible - Practice Kindness

Why You Should Join:

At GitHub, we constantly strive to create an environment that allows our employees (Hubbers) to do the best work of their lives. We've designed one of the coolest workspaces in San Francisco (HQ), where many Hubbers work, snack, and create daily. The rest of our Hubbers work remotely around the globe.

We are also committed to keeping Hubbers healthy, motivated, focused and creative. We've designed our top-notch benefits program with these goals in mind. In a nutshell, we've built a place where we truly love working, we think you will too.

Misc Info For This Position:

Remote Mix: 100% Remote

Job Type: Full-Time

Regional Restrictions: USA Only

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