Software Developer - Salesforce

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State Farm
API, JavaScript, Java, XML, HTML, SQL, Web, UX
Full Time

Job Description


We are not just offering a job but a meaningful career! Come join our passionate team!

As a Fortune 50 company, we hire the best employees to serve our customers, making us a leader in the insurance and financial services industry. State Farm embraces diversity and inclusion to ensure a workforce that is engaged, builds on the strengths and talents of all associates, and creates a Good Neighbor culture.

We offer competitive benefits and pay with the potential for an annual financial award based on both individual and enterprise performance. Our employees have an opportunity to participate in volunteer events within the community and engage in a learning culture. We offer programs to assist with tuition reimbursement, professional designations, employee development, wellness initiatives, and more!

Visit our Careers page for more information on our benefits, locations and the process of joining the State Farm team!

****Applicants are required to be eligible to lawfully work in the U.S. immediately; employer will not sponsor applicants for U.S. work authorization (e.g. H-1B visa) for this opportunity****


State Farm is looking for a talented, self-directed, highly technical individual to join our Agency, Marketing & Contact Center development team. Our team is dedicated to enabling our agents and customer support associates with the ability to deliver the remarkable experience our customers deserve each and every time they contact State Farm. We enable solutions for every agent and associate working with State Farm customers by facilitating ease of use, reliability and data accessibility on a variety of service related activities. The team is one where collaborative self-directed individuals thrive. This developer will be responsible for designing and implementing complex solutions-including functional requirements, coding, support and agile team principles and leadership. This opportunity requires deep application development skills, high team collaboration, and strong communication skills. The focus of work will be on creating and improving Salesforce products and web services that enable our customers and enterprise users to be successful.


We Are Looking for Candidates With

Required Skills:
  • Strong experience (2+ years) with Salesforce development, preferably in a large enterprise environment, including working knowledge of:
    • Apex triggers
    • Apex batch jobs and scheduling
    • DML and order of operations
    • Lightning Components - Aura and LWC
    • Bulk API 1.0 and 2.0
    • Reporting and instrumentation
    • Profiles, permission sets, and custom permissions
    • Data security and sharing models
    • Governor limit considerations at scale
  • Experience with at least one of: VS Code, Force.Com, Illuminated Cloud or other Salesforce development tools
  • Ability to deliver solutions in a highly-collaborative team environment, in close partnership with other teams
  • Significant experience in practicing agile methodologies, including scrum and continuous integration environments, as well as candid retrospective and continuous improvement
  • Strong communication skills, including experience with crucial conversations and team accountability
  • Understanding of how technology solutions meet business outcomes and ability to offer a range of solutions for business partners based on current and aspirational needs.

Desired Skills:
  • Experience designing, developing, modifying and testing new and/or existing web based applications in languages such as JavaScript, Java, XML, HTML, SQL, Mule, JSON, Spring, Spring boot, Spring APIs
  • Experience developing RESTful Web Services
  • Experience with Selenium UI automation
  • Experience utilizing continuous integration and delivery pipelines with Jenkins 2.0
  • Technical writing and documentation experience

Scope of work:
  • Implements software solutions that enable the use of Salesforce to assist State Farm agents and customer support associates in servicing customers and potential customers
  • Provides system software support for Salesforce applications
  • Builds and improves Salesforce Lightning implementations, web services, and various other systems
  • Applies User Experience (UX) best practices to improve the usability of the product and its interaction with the customer
  • Takes ownership of product stories to deliver impactful features from idea to implementation
  • Participates in the full software development cycle including coding, testing, implementation, support and sunset
  • Participates in team agile ceremonies such as PI and Sprint planning
  • Adopts Service Design, where appropriate, through utilization of modularity within architecture to enable continuous delivery
  • Applies understanding of tasks, activities, procedures, and processes in order to consistently produce high-quality work
  • Applies innovation, passion and flexibility in daily activities



Company Information

We have one of the largest developer communities in the country, utilizing the latest technologies in Open Source, Rules Engines and Server Oriented Architecture to develop responsive web-based and native mobile applications for both internal and external customers. Our data professionals are able to learn at one of the largest OLAP and Analytical environments in the world. Not to mention, our infrastructure professionals support one of the world's largest private networks with end-to-end connectivity between nearly 150,000 employees, agents, and agent team members at more than 21,000 State Farm locations.
Dice Id : RTL906969
Position Id : 5090-en-us
Originally Posted : 1 month ago

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