The Salesforce Developer owns all things related to our Salesforce platform, & will act as a thought leader & expert in maximizing the effectiveness of the CRM within the organization. Reporting to the Salesforce Development Manager, you will play a key role in executing initiatives directly tied to the development, design & implementation of Salesforce. Working with Business Analysts, Project Managers, Sales Ops, Marketing, Product, & Finance, youll build customized solutions in Visualforce, Apex, Java, AJAX, & other technologies that support team needs & drive key business decisions. You will also help architect a clear plan for enhancements to our current sales cloud, & implement strategies to align & standardize all department processes in Salesforce.
Why Youll Love This Role:
As a member of our growing Customer Optimization team, youll get to help define, communicate, develop, & release new applications/code & updates to existing applications/code. You will be a lead influencer in designing & developing the technical tools that our sales team uses to grow their books of business. Your work will enable our sales & customer success teams to expand Newselas reach, & ultimately get engaging, culturally responsive learning content into the hands of K-12 students & teachers nation-wide
Why Well Love You:
With 2+ years experience developing custom solutions on the Salesforce.com platform, you have demonstrated proficiency in custom objects, workflow & validation rules, email templates, formulas, dashboards & reporting, & Sandbox-to-Production processes. Youve worked with Salesforce CPQ in the past, & can leverage your knowledge of Apex (Language, Trigger, Class, Web Service), Visual Force (Page, Component, Controllers), SOQL & APIs to build solutions that meet team & business needs. You also have a passion for data structures, data modeling & database schemas, & have some basic knowledge of using SQL. Bonus points if you have familiarity with Service Cloud, Snowflake, & Lightning.
One of the fastest growing tech companies in K-12 education, Newsela was founded on the principle that while every child learns differently, they all deserve a rich learning experience that ignites a love of learning. We built our platform based on learning science research to deliver the most engaging, authentic content to modernize how teaching happens in the classroom. Along with interactive assessments & tools, we provide teachers with digital content at five reading levels -- from +100 of the best sources -- that is relevant to the diverse backgrounds & interests of their students. Since we started in 2013, weve established a presence in 90% of U.S. K-12 schools & over 2.5M teachers & 37M students have registered with Newsela.