Senior Software Engineer (Salesforce)

at Knewin
Published January 13, 2024
Location San Diego, CA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Own is the leading data platform trusted by thousands of organizations to protect and activate SaaS data to transform their businesses. Own empowers customers to ensure the availability, security and compliance of mission-critical data, while unlocking new ways to gain deeper insights faster. By partnering with some of the world’s largest SaaS ecosystems such as Salesforce, ServiceNow and Microsoft Dynamics 365, Own enables customers around the world to truly own the data that powers their business.

It’s their platform. It’s your data. Own it.

The Job

We are hiring a Senior Software Engineer to help us build the next generation of products for end-to-end SaaS data protection. Our products will leverage native Salesforce technologies to deliver actionable insights to enable our customers to secure their business.

Our tech stack is on the Salesforce platform, using Apex, Visualforce and the Vue3 framework. As a SaaS platform we operate in a cloud native environment. We believe in a culture of continuous improvement and constant refactoring.

About You

  • Independent thinker and problem solver
  • Organized
  • Detail-oriented
  • Proactive communicator and collaborator
  • Passionate and driven

Your Day-to-Day Role

  • Deliver new features and enhancements for our suite of Salesforce products, including back-end and front-end components
  • Work closely with cross-functional team members to define new product features based on market needs
  • Does tech design and architecture design for new epics using industry standard charts like UML, flow charts, etc.
  • Write code following all best practices and standard, with a strong focus on security controls
  • Participate in code reviews to improve overall code quality
  • Participate in all scrum ceremonies with the product team

Your Work Experience

  • 7+ years of relevant experience doing software development on the Salesforce platform, including declarative configurations, Apex, VisualForce, SOQL/SOSL and related technologies. Salesforce integration and API experience preferred. Salesforce sharing and visibility model knowledge preferred.
  • Working knowledge of the software development lifecycle, Scrum framework, and Agile methodology
  • Working knowledge of both object-oriented and functional design and programming, as well as JavaScript frameworks such as React.js and Vue.js
  • Knowledge of and experience with automated unit testing frameworks, including Apex and Jest
  • Extensive understanding of Salesforce development best practices and limitations. Experience building Enterprise-level Salesforce solutions at scale is required.
  • Lightning experience preferred
  • Salesforce DX experience preferred

Nice To Haves:

  • Salesforce Certifications
  • Experience building Managed Packages

Important Details

This is a full-time position. The ideal candidate will work out of our San Diego, CA office a minimum of 3 days per week to maximize collaboration and interaction with the business. Travel may be required.

The base salary hiring range for this position is $148,000 to $186,000. The actual amount to be offered to the successful candidate will be dependent upon various factors such as education, training, skills, qualifications, competencies, years of experience, job-related knowledge, scope of the role, and location.

Own is dedicated to creating an environment where employees thrive, which is why base pay is only one part of the total compensation package that is provided to compensate and recognize employees for their work. This role may also be eligible for unlimited PTO, generous medical benefits, a 401(k) savings plan with a 4% employer match, discretionary bonuses/incentives, and stock options. We also offer catered lunches in the office five days a week.

Creating an environment where employees thrive also means making sure every employee feels accepted. As we scale to help all types of companies protect precious data, our team must reflect the diversity we serve. Own is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we believe that every employee in the company brings a unique perspective that they can and should contribute in order to make an impact every day. We strive to be one team and one culture that builds trust through transparency. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, protected veteran status or disability status.

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