• Senior Salesforce Engineer

    Location US-NC-Raleigh
    Posting date 2 months ago(10/14/2019 2:11 AM)
    Job ID
    Application Development, Information Technology
  • Company description

    At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

    Job summary

    The Red Hat IT team is looking for a Senior Salesforce Engineer to work with our agile IT teams in Raleigh, NC. In this role, you will design, develop, and support our FinancialForce Professional Services Automation (PSA) system to deliver technology solutions supporting the Red Hat services community. You will need to have excellent communication skills and technical expertise, as well as the ability to provide best practice recommendations for integration and application development, deployment, and iterative refinement. You should be a practical developer with a background in both Salesforce.com (SFDC) and FinancialForce product technology, including both classic and lightning technologies. You’ll be responsible for the extension and enhancement of the FinancialForce platform in alignment with business strategy. In addition, you’ll maintain functional specifications of the platform and collaborate with development and quality assurance (QA) teams to support implementations.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Work closely with business systems analysts, architects, and quality engineers as part of a mature agile team to design, build, and deliver solutions
    • Develop custom solutions on the Force.com platform, including work in Apex, VisualForce, and application integration patterns
    • Develop and configure FinancialForce PSA tool via the FinancialForce managed package
    • Use knowledge of tools and best practices for development and deployment of enterprise applications, including source code management (VCS), code review, continuous integration (CI) and delivery (CD), Salesforce DX, scratch orgs, and unit testing
    • Employ your experience in RESTful and SOAP web services, including Salesforce APIs, in support of our SFDC integrations with other third-party applications and enterprise systems
    • Keep up to date with new releases and improvements in FinancialForce PSA and SFDC
    • Perform tasks as necessary to rollout product and support design, QA, and implementation teams

    Required skills

    • Graduate university degree in computer science, computer engineering, or in a similar field
    • 5+ years of experience with development in Java, .NET, Python, or other language
    • 5+ years of SFDC experience
    • Experience in JQuery or other JavaScript frameworks like AngularJS, Backbone, etc.; proficient in scripting language like Python or Ruby; networking fundamentals
    • Experience with RDBMS systems like Oracle, MySQL, MariaDB, SQL Server, or PostgreSQL; working experience with table and relationship design and query optimization
    • Demonstrated experience working as part of an agile development team
    • Direct working experience with automated software management tools
    • Solid knowledge of customer relationship management (CRM) software quality assurance (QA)
    • Proficient in programming using Apex, JavaScript, HTML, and XML along with VisualForce 

    Experience with the following is considered a plus:


    • FinancialForce PSA
    • Declarative Salesforce development (workflows, approval processes, and validation rules) and programmatic Salesforce development (Apex Classes, Apex Triggers, and Visualforce Pages) 
    • Oracle Apps (EBS), JBoss ESB, or Integration Platform-as-a-Service (iPaaS) integrations


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