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Developer Support Engineer (TS/SCI) GovCloud



Software Engineering, Customer Service
Virginia, USA · Washington, DC, USA · Remote
Posted on Monday, November 20, 2023

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Job Category

Customer Success, Software Engineering

Job Details

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Job Description

We are looking for ambitious teammates to join our innovative Government Cloud customer engineering team at Salesforce! These positions are for individuals who are highly motivated, self-directed, and have a desire to work on the #1 cloud-based platform. You must possess excellent analytical and communication skills, and have the passion to deliver outstanding support. Our roles are a part of the Global Support organization which have responsibilities for assigned cases, maintaining a dedicated focus to ensure customers are incredibly satisfied with Salesforce’s suite of products by becoming a Salesforce cloud application and platform expert.

The ideal candidates are great teammates, enjoy working hard, exhibit integrity, are dedicated to meeting and exceeding expectations, have excellent problem-solving skills, and are able to learn new technologies quickly. We provide round the clock support to our global customers so this position may require you to work outside of normal business hours depending on shift.

The Premium/Developer Support Engineer is customer-focused and responsible for Salesforce’s Mission Critical Support, handling cases of all severities. This responsibility includes developing a strong partnership across Worldwide Support, R&D, and our Support Operations team. As a member of the Premium Support team, the Engineer is experienced with technical concepts and is highly customer centric.

This is a 24x7 role and may require shift work outside of normal business hours.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of prior experience in a Technical Support/Services related role

  • Comfortable interacting with all levels of customer and Salesforce management

  • Ability to multi-task and perform effectively under pressure

  • Understanding of Internet technologies: firewalls, web servers, web proxy servers, etc.

  • Familiarity of database concepts and data management (RDBMS) and SQL

  • Familiarity of Object-Oriented design and core programming concepts

  • Familiarity of XML, preferably experience using server-to-server web services (SOAP)

  • Familiarity of both the front-end web tier (JavaScript, AJAX, HTML, DHTML, CSS, and cross-browser development) and back end (Java,.Net, SQL) software development

  • TS/SCI with Polygraph

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

  • Database and relational data structures

  • Large scale, multi-tenant production environments

  • API Programming or Software Development

  • Software Design Lifecycle

  • Visualforce and Apex code experience

  • CRM domain knowledge & Any Salesforce Certification

  • Previous experience with Salesforce CRM and its technologies

  • Familiarity of integration technologies: Computer Telephony Integration, Data Cleanse/De-Duplication; Data Replication, Transactional data to and from Salesforce objects.

  • Certified Salesforce Developer (DEV401), Certified Salesforce Developer (DEV501, Certified Email Marketing Specialist

  • Experience providing SaaS support

* Qualification for this job is contingent upon acceptable results from a background investigation as well as your obtaining and maintaining the specific level U.S. government security clearnace required for this role. U.S. citizenship (U.S. born or naturalized) required*



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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