Salesforce Developer

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Salesforce Developer

Job description

Great Minds, a rapidly growing challenger brand in the PK-12 instructional materials space, seeks an experienced Salesforce Developer.

Great Minds, a mission driven Public Benefit Corporation, brings teachers and scholars together to craft exemplary instructional materials that inspire joy in teaching and learning. Our English curriculum, Wit & Wisdom®, Eureka Math™ and PhD Science™, all support teachers as they take students beyond rote learning to provide a deeper, more complete understanding of the humanities, mathematics, and the sciences. Founded in 2007, Great Minds now employs more than 1,000 people.

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Great Minds’ Eureka Math is the most widely-used curriculum in the history of American education. It enjoys an unrivaled 40+ net promoter score. Eureka and its sister products, Wit & Wisdom English and PhD Science, embrace much higher expectations for all students and all teachers. In a market dominated by scripted, procedural materials that drive expectations down, Great Minds produces curricula that celebrate knowledge, respect the craft of teaching, and acknowledge the true capabilities of students.
Job Purpose

The Salesforce Developer's main objective is to implement Apex code, Visualforce, Lightning Web Components, assist with code changes for lightning transition, and integrations through middleware as needs to solve a specific business need. Working closely with the Lead Developer and Application Engineer, the developer should be able to present solutions or develop around a given solution as needed in an Agile environment.

  • Developing apex code in scratch org and unmanaged packages
  • Developing aura components and visualforce pages
  • Code refactoring
  • Troubleshooting and fixing bugs.
  • Assist in Lightning Transition
  • Assist with Einstein Analytics data model or development as needed
  • Meetings with stakeholders to determine CRM needs.
  • Writing documents and providing technical training to support staff and end-users
  • Maintaining the security, validation, and data integrity through profiles, permission sets, and validation rules



  • Salesforce Developer I Certification required
  • Salesforce Administrator Certification required
  • Salesforce CPQ Certification preferred
  • Salesforce Einstein Analytics Certification preferred
  • 3+ years of experience developing apex in Classic and Lightning environments
  • 2+ years of experience in Visualforce
  • 2+ years of experience in Lightning Web Components (with or without Aura)
  • 1+ years of experience using scratch orgs and unmanaged packages via Salesforce CLI
  • Must have lightning transition experience
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain functionality to the end-users
  • Experience with git and source control
  • Understanding the unique business requirements of internal users, and translating/presenting those needs into a compelling vision and roadmap
  • Comfortable working in a small, collaborative team environment
  • Advanced technical skills
  • Experience collaborating with agile and engineering teams
  • Excellent planning, organizational, and time management skills

Required Education

  • Minimum of BA/BS degree
  • Salesforce Developer I
  • Salesforce Administrator certification


  • Full-time


  • Washington, D.C./Remote

A cover letter and resume are required to be considered for this position.

If selected for an interview, a salary history and background check will be required.

Great Minds is an equal opportunity employer. We will extend equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, and gender identity), national origin, disability, age, genetic information, or any other status protected under applicable federal, state, or local laws. Our policy reflects and affirms the organization’s commitment to the principles of fair employment and the elimination of all discriminatory practices.