Salesforce.com, Inc Sr/Lead Backend Software Engineer - (US Citizen) in Topeka, Kansas
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Senior / Lead / Principal Software Engineer (Backend Infrastructure) – US CITIZEN ONLY
San Francisco, CA
Raleigh, North Carolina
“ U.S. citizen (U.S. born or naturalized) who does not hold dual citizenship. You agree to complete a Minimum Background Investigation (MBI) for a Moderate Public Trust position with the U.S. federal government or other clearances as deemed appropriate for the role”
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We are seeking experienced, hands-on senior/lead software engineers to join a world class team of highly motivated software engineers and infrastructure experts. Your charter will be to deliver high quality infrastructure automation tools, frameworks, workflows, and validation platforms on public and private cloud.
As a Senior/Lead Software Engineer, you have deep technical knowledge of cloud scale infrastructure systems and will be responsible for leading and contributing to key projects in design, development, and post-release support of platforms, data frameworks, and validation tools, that are used by a variety of internal teams at salesforce.com. You will be a pioneer in some of these areas and will work on complex scaling challenges as we move our customers to new infrastructures seamlessly.
Our users count on our platform to be highly reliable, lightning fast, supremely secure, and to preserve all of their customizations and integrations every time we ship. You will need strong experience developing front-end web applications and a desire to create interfaces that provide clarity in mission-critical situations.
Our team culture empowers you to take ownership of your work and its outcome. We are looking for engineers with extensive public cloud experience to help us make Salesforce successful in using the public cloud. This is an outstanding opportunity for self-motivated individuals to work with a highly proficient, distributed team.
● Design, implement, maintain and support the infrastructure used to power our services.
● Automate the provisioning, deployment, scaling and monitoring of the platform across multiple environments.
● Be passionate about automation and avoiding doing things manually.
● Work closely with product management and other engineers to develop, validate, and deploy high quality software.
● Resolve complex technical issues and drive innovations that improve system availability, resilience, and performance while minimizing costs.
● Implement new application features, especially features supporting operational excellence: stability, scalability, redundancy, etc.
● Measure everything, providing critical operational insight to our applications and infrastructure.
● Build, maintain and share technical documentation used by engineers and other team members.
Lead the development of new process and tooling that enables a cloud first approach to capacity delivery on AWS, Private cloud platforms, and Air-gapped region.
Architect, Design, Develop, and Maintain key services, such as visibility on application and infrastructure, proactive monitoring and dash-boarding.
Build world-class monitoring and tooling to improve customer experience by measuring synthetic checks, alerts, and logging.
Directly influence our journey towards zero-touch, highly scalable, reliable infrastructure services.
Provide technical and architectural leadership in a global and diverse organization.
Automate, optimize and drive efficiency of effort, code and process.
Design, implement and maintain the infrastructure on which the Salesforce service runs.
Resolve complex technical issues and drive innovations that improve system availability, resilience and performance.
Create, maintain and share technical documentation used by engineers and other team members.
Provide mentorship to other team members and partner with other SMEs across the organization.
● BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
● In depth, hands-on experience with Linux, networking, server, and cloud architectures.
● Extensive experience with AWS, Azure, or GCP, etc.
● Experience with Infrastructure-as-Code technologies such as Terraform.
● 5+ years design and implementation experience of large infrastructure projects with multiple teams
● Solid understanding of how to configure, deploy, manage and maintain large cloud hosted systems; including auto-scaling, monitoring, performance tuning, troubleshooting and disaster recovery .
● Deep understanding of fundamental technologies like DNS, Load Balancing, SSL, TCP/IP, SQL, HTTP.
● Proficiency with source control, continuous integration, and testing methods.
● Experience with log management and log aggregation.
● Advanced knowledge about cloud security and best practices.
● A strong background in using and contributing to open source technology.
U.S. citizen (U.S. born or naturalized) who does not hold dual citizenship. You agree to complete a Minimum Background Investigation (MBI) for a Moderate Public Trust position with the U.S. federal government or other clearances as deemed appropriate for the role.**
For Colorado-based roles: Minimum annual salary of $98900 for a Software Engineer. You may also be entitled to receive bonus, restricted stock units, and benefits.
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This candidate must be a U.S. citizen (U.S. born or naturalized) who does not hold dual citizenship and agrees to complete a U.S. federal government Minimum Background Investigation (MBI) for a Moderate Public Trust position.
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