Salesforce Developer

Job title: Salesforce Developer

Company: Trimble

Job description: Trimble’s Digital Transformation Team is seeking a Salesforce Developer to deliver complex customer-facing and internal solutions across Salesforce within Trimble’s corporate application tool suite, and to provide outstanding support for its existing solutions, creating and supporting Salesforce applications that align with the evolving needs of the company.

This role requires an individual with the confidence and capability to support optimal quality and production supporting the Trimble business. Further, this role is expected to support the growth of our development team through guidance and training of their peer resources. Excellent communication and listening skills are critical to the success of the candidate.

Duties and Responsibilities

Designing, building, and maintaining customized solutions within the Salesforce platform and other web applications, both internal and customer-facing

Using scripting or authoring languages, management tools, content creation tools, applications and digital media

Coaching peer developers, system administrators, and business analysts with technical expertise in Salesforce and general web development practices

Providing thought leadership within and among teams to resolve conflicts, prioritize needs, develop content criteria, or choose solutions

Developing or validating test plans and schedules inclusive of all relevant use cases and business scenarios, and providing technical support through the testing process

Maintaining an understanding of the latest programming practices through education, study, and participation in conferences, workshops, and groups

Identifying problems uncovered by customer feedback and testing, and correcting or referring problems to appropriate teams for correction

Evaluating code to ensure it meets department and industry standards, is valid, is properly structured, and is compatible with supported browsers and device types

Adhering to release management standards established by the department for proper controls of code released to the Salesforce platform, and to participate in the continuous improvement of Trimble’s release management strategy

Determining user needs by analyzing technical requirements, occasionally documenting requirements as necessary

Providing technical training of web-based solutions to the internal user community (including Trimble employees, contractors, and vendors)

Monitor, track, and document internal support requests and related activities

Develop Knowledge Base articles to document troubleshooting steps and common solutions to frequent calls for use by customers and peers.

Available as an on-call resource for support as part of normal department rotation, as assigned


Proficient understanding and extensive hands-on experience with Salesforce CRM platforms, web UI, cross-browser compatibility, general web functions/standards (such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and APIs) and SQL.

Experience in planning and delivering Salesforce-based software platforms used across multiple products and organizational units.

Proficient in SOQL, Apex, JavaScript, Lightning Components, and VisualForce, Web Services (including REST, SOAP), and identity management/single sign-on standards (OAuth, SAML).

In-depth understanding of security principles and how they apply to commercial web-based applications and web properties.

Ability to quickly develop and maintain a high level of knowledge of Trimble’s internal instances and remain expert on current product knowledge both from an internal and from a user perspective.

Demonstrated ability to empathize with customers, actively listen; ability to defuse situations rather than intensify.

Excellent problem-solving skills, a strong customer-service orientation, and commitment to ensuring timely, quality solutions.

Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness and monitors own work to ensure quality, presents numerical data effectively, and is able to read and interpret written information.

Well-organized, self-directed team player. Remains open to others’ ideas and exhibits a willingness to try new things.

Demonstrates excellent written and verbal communication skills. Listens effectively, transmits information accurately and understandably, and actively seeks feedback. Effectively presents and explains information to various group sizes and levels of knowledge.

Demonstrates professionalism, discretion, and good judgment in all interactions with co-workers, and customers.

Handles confidential and sensitive information and records with a high degree of discretion, diligence and good judgment.

Consistently at work and on time, follows instructions, responds to management direction and solicits feedback to improve performance.


Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or other relevant discipline and a minimum of two years experience in a technical environment. An Associate’s degree with two (2) or more years of relevant work experience, or five (5) years of relevant industry experience may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree.

Strong understanding of general business and IT principles.

Comprehensive experience with complex

Highly motivated and able to take initiative. Able to work with minimal supervision.

Ability to interact with and advise customers and co-workers in a positive, consulting manner.


Pay Equity

Trimble provides the following compensation range and general description of other compensation and benefits that it in good faith believes it might pay and/or offer for this position. This compensation range is based on a full time schedule. Trimble reserves the right to ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and offer additional benefits and other compensation, depending on circumstances not related to an applicant’s sex or other status protected by local, state, or federal law.

Hiring Range: 105682

– 142676

Bonus Eligible? Yes

Trimble offers comprehensive core benefits that include Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, Time off plans and retirement plans. Most of our businesses also offer tax savings plans for health, dependent care and commuter expenses as well as Paid Parental Leave and Employee Stock Purchase Plan.

Trimble Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, or any other protected factor. EOE/M/F/V/D

Expected salary:

Location: Portland, OR

Job date: Thu, 10 Mar 2022 05:15:41 GMT

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