Senior Salesforce Engineer in New York, NY at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 1/20/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A leading investment firm is seeking a Senior Salesforce Engineer to join their team in New York, NY.


  • Work with a team of developers, business analysts and quality assurance personals between different geographical locations
  • Handle coding and debugging problems when necessary
  • Improve Salesforce technical architecture for firm to deliver value across a broad set of initiatives
  • Execute a technology strategy that is essential for firm to scale platform to support growing business needs
  • Perform full-stack design, development, and support of Salesforce platform including any necessary integration with the rest of firm’s systems
  • Increase development velocity by improving code quality and maturity of development process


  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in a technical or scientific field, such as Computer Science, Engineering, or Mathematics
  • 10+ years of application development experience with at least 3+ years of Salesforce platform development experience
  • Understanding of best practices on Salesforce specific coding standards, build and deployment tools
  • Development experience using Salesforce configuration and customization(s) including Apex, VF, triggers, controllers, scheduled and batch processes etc.
  • Experience designing and/or modifying new or existing data models to fit Salesforce’s unique requirements
  • At least 1 of the following would be plus:
    • Migration of Salesforce classic features to Lightning experience, including converting VF pages to lightning components and/or using Lightning Design System with VF pages
    • Development experience in UI technologies like Bootstrap, Lightning Design System (LDS), Lightning Components Development, AngularJS, jQuery, JavaScript
    • Knowledge of modules such as Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Marketing Cloud, Salesforce Communities and knowledge, Event monitoring etc.
  • Able to code with at least one object-oriented programming language
  • Experience using integration techniques - REST/SOAP APIs, oAuth and Single Sign-On, Message queue etc.
  • Experience working with large on-site and remote development teams
  • Able to engage with other engineers at the architecture and design level
  • Able to mentor and influence others through active participation in business design reviews, technical design reviews and code reviews
  • Knowledge of software development life cycle and DevOps Tools like GIT, Jenkins, JIRA etc.
  • Cloud-oriented, comfortable with working in fast paced agile environments and strong technical troubleshooting skills
  • Strong technical documentation and writing skills
  • Strong editing and review skills
  • Strong public speaking skills
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