Principal Member Technical Staff, Email Engineering



Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

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Job Category

Software Engineering

Job Details

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Principal Email Engineer - Composer

Seattle, WA office hybrid

Department Description

The Marketing Email Platform Engineering Team delivers enterprise-wide software tools enabling country-level email marketing execution. We are seeking a dedicated and experienced engineer to work on the next generation of our email platform.

Role Description

The ideal candidate is a hardworking Salesforce Platform developer who has proven an ability to learn, and has a desire to continue their learning journey.

You will be working with the team to expand functionality and improve usability of the email CMS and other custom apps for our email team collaborators. You’ll wear many hats, from discovery and design, to quality assurance, to developer and admin. You will have the opportunity to learn and use the newest Salesforce technologies, as well as work with many other teams in our Product and Marketing orgs developing new integrations and creating next-gen tools for our partners.

  • Experience in fast-paced, technical environments experiencing rapid growth and change

  • Ability to adapt, to be flexible, and to learn quickly in a dynamic environment

  • Excellent organizational skills including ability to prioritize tasks efficiently with high level of attention to detail

  • Proactively identify partner needs and perform discovery and design on solutions to meet those needs

  • Work collaboratively with other developer/admins on the same code base

  • Work with internal technology partners on new and existing integrations

  • Mentor and guide junior engineers

  • Participate in product and feature design with product team and business partners

  • Design applications based on common design patterns and best practices

  • Plan, design, and enhance automation frameworks and tools

  • Participate in and contribute to code reviews

  • Use the latest Salesforce technology and methods

Minimum Requirements

  • 8+ years experience with Salesforce Platform technologies

  • 2+ years of experience with JavaScript

  • Salesforce Marketing Cloud Developer experience (APIs, AMPScript, SSJS, Automations, Journey Builder, etc)

  • Trailhead Ranger status

  • Extensive understanding of Object Oriented (OO) design patterns such as MVC

  • Experience with SOAP & REST APIs

  • Experience with data modeling design

  • Relational database.experience (SOQL, SQL Server, PostgreSQL, MySQL)

  • Ability to learn quickly and be a self-starter

  • Ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment

  • Experience with Agile/Scrum methodology

  • Experience developing in an enterprise environment such as source code control, continuous deployment, release management

  • A related technical degree required

Preferred Requirements

  • Full Stack Software Engineering experience

  • Experience writing unit tests

  • Experience working with automated CI/CD


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For Washington-based roles, the base salary hiring range for this position is $204,400 to $296,400.

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