Salesforce.com, Inc Support Engineer, Salesforce.org in San Francisco, California

Everyone who wants to change the world should have the tools and technology to do so. Technology is the most powerful equalizer of our time, providing access to data, knowledge, and--above all--connections. Salesforce.org gets our technology in the hands of nonprofits and educators so they can connect with others and do more good. As a social enterprise, the more missions our technology supports, the more we invest back into technology and communities, creating an endless circle of good. We’re here to help; visit us at Salesforce.org.

Job CategorySalesforce.org - Customer Success Group

Job Details

Everyone who wants to change the world should have the tools and technology to do so. Technology is the most powerful equalizer of our time, providing access to data, knowledge, and--above all--connections. Salesforce.org gets our technology in the hands of nonprofits and education institutions so they can connect with others and do more good. As a social enterprise, the more missions our technology supports, the more we invest back into technology and communities, creating an endless circle of good.Developer Support Engineer Experience/Skills Required:

  • BA/BS degree in a technical field preferred with a strong academic record.

  • 2 to 8 years engineering / programming work experience.

  • Visualforce and Apex code experience

  • Ability to communicate technical concepts clearly and effectively.

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

  • Solid programming abilities in one or more of the following languages: Java, PHP, Python, Ruby,.NET, JavaScript and Perl.

  • Some APIs also require strong AJAX web application development experience and knowledge of browser compatibility issues.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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

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

    Experience/Skills Desired:

  • Salesforce.com CRM and its technologies.

  • Salesforce.com Certified Administrator (ADM201 Certified)

  • Salesforce.com Certified Advanced Administrator (ADM211 Certified)

  • Salesforce.com Certified Developer (DEV401 Certified)

  • Experience as a committer in an Open Source project is a plus.

  • Experience or Familiarity with SF.org Products - NPSP, HEDA, SAL

  • Experience working with NGO or Higher Education customers or partners

    Detailed Role & Responsibilities:

  • Work during AMER hours (Eastern Standard Time 8:30 AM/9:30 AM - 5.30 PM/6.30 PM onwards depending on Day Light Savings Time), work hours can change depending on Business requirements

  • Assist third-party developers to troubleshoot their integration with APIs, Apex, Visualforce and implementation of other salesforce.com developer products. This will involve debugging, troubleshooting, and taking responsibility to see that the issue is fully resolved.

  • Write sample code, client libraries, and contribute to Open Source projects.

  • Create knowledge base materials dedicated towards operational efficiency while also empowering and enabling the developer and Power of Us Community

  • Resolve customer service issues and skillfully manage complex customer service problems.

  • Manage customers' expectations and experience in a way that results in high customer satisfaction.

  • Develop and maintain technical expertise in assigned areas of product functionality and utilize that expertise effectively to help customers.

  • Assist with the design and delivery of product and other technical training.

  • Review support cases for technical and troubleshooting accuracy.

  • Define and describe technical best practices.

  • Identify product and services up-sell opportunities and describe Salesforce solutions to customers in a way that is articulate, accurate, and persuasive.

  • Complete assigned project responsibilities.

  • Meet the monthly goals on KPIs such as CSAT, Productivity.

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