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Senior Salesforce Developer

RemoteUnited States, District of Columbia, WashingtonTechnology

Job description

Great Minds, a rapidly growing challenger brand in the PK–12 instructional materials space, seeks a Senior Salesforce Developer to join our dynamic, growing Enterprise Applications team.

Company Profile

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 1000 people.

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Our Market Position

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 Do 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.


  • 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

Job requirements

  • 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
  • Ability to lead a project
  • Minimum of BA/BS degree

Location: Washington, DC, or remote in the Eastern or Central US time zones

If selected for an interview, background check will be required.

New employees will be required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination, subject to potential accommodation as required by law or otherwise permitted by the Company.

Any communication to applicants relating to the Great Minds hiring process will only come from email addresses with the domains or If in the course of the application or hiring process with Great Minds you are contacted through another domain, are requested to provide banking or other sensitive information, or you note any other suspicious activity, please contact

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.