Staff Salesforce Software Engineer

  • Illumina
  • US - California - San Diego
  • Aug 18, 2020
Full time Biotech

Job Description

  • Illumina, Inc. is looking for a Staff Software Engineer that thrives in leading edge application development and is passionate about finding solutions in a fast-paced changing environment.  This position will support GIS Commercial Architecture initiatives by providing solution guidance while developing, enhancing and maintaining business application software in Includes enterprise application integrations that connect various cloud and on-premise platforms. The incumbent will collaborate with Software Engineers, Solution Architecture and internal customers to develop enterprise solutions.



    • Lead architecture and design of complex solution components including integrations, security and custom development within the Salesforce platform
    • Lead and collaborate on architecture deliverables with several GIS Commercial development teams
    • Provide expertise and guidance in design sessions
    • Identify and confirm technical design risks, develop mitigations when needed
    • Provide level of effort estimates for technical portion of solutions
    • Develop software solutions using API framework and other 3rd party APIs as needed
    • Design, code, debug, test, analyze performance, package and deploy applications
    • Ensure proper testing is planned, closely monitor performance and security for applications and systems



    • 8+ years of experience with Salesforce toolkit (Visualforce, Lightning components, Apex, SOQL, APIs, etc.)
    • Experience with development technologies such as Apex/VF, JAVA, .Net, Ruby, JS, jQuery, Angular.js
    • Experience developing cross-browser, cross-platform, cross-device solutions
    • Data migration experience
    • Experience with Release Management, Source Control, and Deployment concepts and technologies such as SFDC Metadata API, AutoRabit, Github and SonarQube
    • Strong understanding of best practice approaches to software architecture, design patterns, unit testing and systems administration
    • Experience with developing in Agile work environment
    • Expert in developing and supporting across Salesforce Clouds (Sales, Service, Marketing, Communities) and common add-ons such as Apttus CPQ, CLM, Qualtrics; Communities and Qualtrics experience a plus
    • Experience with integration of 3rd party applications into Salesforce using both Web based technologies (SOAP, REST) and middleware tools such as Informatica, SnapLogic or comparable tool
    • Strong analytical and communication skills



    Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent technical competency.



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