Application Developer (Salesforce)

at Fisher Investments
Published January 9, 2024
Location Portland, OR
Category Default  
Job Type Contractor  Full-time  


Its an exciting time in our Technology group! Were continuing to invest in the future of our firms technology. Our business is growing, which emphasizes the need to build an unparalleled team that inspires future scale through strategic solutions, innovation, mentoring, and tight knit teamwork. We help support our firms diverse businesses, and we are excited to continue solidifying that foundation as we add more accomplished technologists to our team. Were looking for an experienced Senior Salesforce Developer to work with our Technology Business Services team.

The Opportunity:

As a Salesforce Application Developer, you will report to an Application Development Team Lead to provide internally-developed and third-party software solutions primarily in the Salesforce platform to meet our needs. You will manage technical aspects of assigned projects, including planning and resolving issues, and work independently to convert our requirements to Technical Design Specs and design/write code for enterprise-wide and other projects.

The Day-to-Day:

  • Manage technical development of software, primarily Salesforce, from inception through user acceptance, including projects which affect one or more departments and pose medium risk situations
  • Provide expertise and develop solutions using configuration and custom code in Salesforce Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, or Financial Service Cloud
  • Develop solutions, primarily in using either Lightning Component Development or Classic UI, Apex Classes/Triggers, Visualforce Pages, Salesforce Workflow, SOQL, SOSL and API
  • Present options and manages client expectations
  • Utilize design skills to contribute to Technical Design Specifications for projects
  • Create logic flow charts and process diagrams and create and modify code to meet specifications
  • Troubleshoot and resolve client issues and perform occasional off-hours production support

Your Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience developing software for enterprise environment required
  • 3+ years of experience as a Salesforce Developer, including architecting and delivering custom code on multiple large-scale implementations
  • 3+ years of experience contributing to the roadmap, setting direction and promotion of solutions across environments in the Salesforce platform
  • 3+ years of experience working with object-oriented programming languages (OOP) and relational databases and applying it in various applications, including within the Salesforce platform
  • Bachelors degree in MIS, computer science, other science field required; advanced degree in a related field or equivalent experience


  • $85k - $120k base salary per year in the state of WA - New hires should expect to start at the lower end of the range depending on experience
  • Eligible for a discretionary bonus based on firm and individual performance

Why Fisher Investments:

We work for a bigger purpose: bettering the investment universe. We take great pride in our inclusive culture, our learning and development framework customized for every employee, and our Great Place to Work Certification. Its the people that make the Fisher purpose possible, and we invest in them by offering exceptional benefits like:

  • 100% paid medical, dental and vision premiums for you and your qualifying dependents
  • A 50% 401(k) match, up to the IRS maximum
  • 20 days of PTO, plus 10 paid holidays (17 days of PTO and 3 days of sick time for California employees)
  • Family Support programs including 8 weeks Paid Primary Caregiver leave, adoption assistance and back-up child care
  • Opportunity to participate in our hybrid work from home test. This program is a pilot test and subject to change. Based on tenure and performance eligibility, you will have the opportunity to work from home up to 60/100 days per year