Salesforce Platform Services is looking for an Engineering Leader to lead one of our core software engineering teams. We are looking for someone who is technically strong, energetic, highly collaborative, and passionate about the product and our customers.
You will manage and lead a team of exceptional software engineers who will build, scale, and enhance our APIs and API frameworks for SOAP, REST, OpenAPI, Composite, Bulk and more as well as build and enhance connectors to integrate with customers' data sources such as SAP, SQL Server, AWS DynamoDB, AWS S3 and more.
We work in a collaborative environment and we value transparent communication and feedback, code reviews, and making learning fun.
In this role, we need someone who can : - Drive the execution and delivery of features by collaborating with many cross-functional teams, architects, product owners, and engineers - Make critical decisions that attribute to the success of the product - Proactive in foreseeing issues and resolve it before it happens - Daily management of standups as the ScrumMaster for up to two engineering teams - Partner with Product Manager to align with objectives, priorities , tradeoffs and risk - Ensuring teams have clear priorities and adequate resources - Empowering the delivery team to self organize - Be a multiplier and have a passion for team and team members’ success - Providing technical guidance, career development, and mentoring to team members - Maintaining high morale and motivating the delivery team to go above and beyond - Vocally advocating for technical excellence and helping the teams make good decisions - Participating in architecture discussions and planning - Participating in cross-functional coordination, planning, and reviews with leads from other engineering teams - Maintaining and fostering our culture by interviewing and hiring only the most qualified individuals with an eye towards diversity Experience and skills : - 6+ years experience leading software development projects with a distinguished track record on technically demanding projects - Strong verbal and written communication skills, organizational and time management skills - Ability to be nimble, proactive, comfortable working with minimal specifications - Experience with the full software lifecycle, and experience working on an online service that’s been released for public consumption and an online service used at scale (billions of service requests per day) - Experience in hiring smart, talented engineers - Knowledge of professional software engineering best practices including coding standards, code reviews, SCM, CI, build processes, testing, and operations - Experience with Agile development methodologies.
Scrum Master experience is a plus. - Experience in communicating with other technical teams, and project management to understand requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs - Java development experience and / or experience developing APIs, API frameworks or integrations using REST, SOAP, OpenAPI, or ODATA a plus.