Posted over 1 year agoIn the future, we see a better world. And the changemakers creating that better world should have the tools and technology to make this happen. Technology is the most powerful equalizer of our time, providing access to data, knowledge, and--above all--connections. Salesforce.org gets our technology in the hands of nonprofits, educational institutions, and philanthropic organizations so they can connect with others and do more good. As a social enterprise, the more missions our technology supports, the more we invest back into technology and communities, creating an endless circle of good. We’re here to help; visit us at Salesforce.org.
Senior or Lead Platform Software Engineer, Philanthropy Cloud
Everyone who wants to change the world should have the tools and technology to do so. Technology is the most powerful equalizer of our time, providing access to data, knowledge, and--above all--connections. Salesforce.org gets our technology in the hands of nonprofits and educators so they can connect with others and do more good. As a social enterprise, the more missions our technology supports, the more we invest back into technology and communities, creating an endless circle of good. We’re here to help; visit us at Salesforce.org.
Salesforce Philanthropy Cloud is a brand new B2B2C social impact platform to engage an army of citizen philanthropists. We are seeking for a passionate, hands-on senior backend engineer to help build from the ground up the next-generation marketplace and B2B2C platform for Philanthropy for nonprofits, foundations, corporations and their employees, customers, citizen philanthropists, and other stakeholders using the best of breed technology, social, mobile and AI.
Successful candidates will possess extensive software development and delivery experience, having landed large and complex software programs with a proven ability to innovate, lead by example, and code prolifically.
Design for Scale - Design, implement and ship features that can scale to hundreds of millions of users
Design for Performance - Lead feature and architecture design with a major focus on performance, scalability
Quality First - Have a passion for quality and writing clean, solid, readable code that scales and performs well
Think Agile - Adopt, embrace, and promote agile and test-driven practices
Drive Velocity - Value team excellence over individual productivity
10+ years of software development experience with prolific coding abilities
3+ years experience in leading design and development of components and frameworks for large scale projects from conception to finish
Expertise in JVM based languages (Java, Kotlin, Scala)
Experience in Reactive frameworks such as Akka, RxJava, Vert.x
Experience in building software on Heroku and AWS cloud infrastructure
Experience in designing and developing GraphQL, REST and gRPC API based services
Experience in SQL, NoSQL and multi-model datastores such as Postgres, HBase, Elasticsearch, ArangoDB
In-depth understanding of OOP, microservices design patterns, domain driven design, data structures, algorithms, and concurrency
Experience building secure, distributed, scalable, high-performance, resilient systems
Proven track record in building products on big data systems such as Spark, Kafka, Storm, and Hadoop
Experience with Agile Development Methodologies and Test-Driven Development
Excellent communication and teamwork skills
History of contributions to open source projects
Experience building meta data and workflow driven platforms
BS, MS, or PhD in computer science or a related field, or equivalent work experience
If hired, a Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, must be completed at the start of employment.
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