Junior Salesforce Developer
Job Details
Full Time
4 Year Degree

Company Overview:

At Nearpod, we believe teaching is the most important job in the world. Every day, we reach students through our learning platforms on Nearpod.com and Flocabulary.com. We have diverse backgrounds, but a shared goal of putting teachers and students first in everything that we do. We’re backed by leading edtech investors, and have won numerous awards including Edtech Digest’s 2018 Company of the Year. We’re looking for people with a lot of hustle, a lot of empathy, and a desire to do something meaningful. We've adopted a remote-first culture. Our diverse team is based across the US with many working out of our office headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.


Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL or Remote 


Position Overview:

As a Jr. Salesforce Developer, you understand the technology of the Salesforce.com platform and how to use it to extend the standard capabilities of Salesforce.com.  You are a Certified Platform Developer for Salesforce.com and are eager to expand this experience. You are comfortable with Administrative tasks in Salesforce and are willing to support the team in any way possible. You are a solution-driven rockstar always focused on delivering consistent value to your users. While you have a pragmatic approach toward building solutions, you are eager to learn new ways of doing things, new technologies and new approaches.



Role and Responsibilities

  • Work with VisualForce, Salesforce configurations, Apex classes, Scheduled Jobs, APIs.

  • Design, develop, and test Salesforce applications in support of heterogeneous business systems and processes.

  • Perform system-level design, development, test, and implementation of custom Salesforce solutions.

  • Participate in design, development, testing, and implementation activities.

  • Perform day-to-day configuration and troubleshooting of our Salesforce environment.

  • Provide technical and functional support to users of Salesforce and related applications.

  • Create and modify objects, fields, etc. as directed.

  • Log and track identified system problems through resolution.

  • Work in an agile and dynamic environment to facilitate timely responses to changing project requirements.



  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Salesforce Platform Developer I Certification

  • 1-2 years as Salesforce.com Developer

  • Comfortable working in both Classic and Lightning interfaces

  • Demonstrates self-discipline and motivation in all aspects of job performance

  • Initiative and ability to handle increasing responsibility over time

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

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent

  • Experience working in a fast-paced, high-growth, and results-orientated environment that demands excellence.


Employment Requirements: Must be authorized to work in the U.S. without restrictions


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 





Student Engagement Platform - Nearpod and Flocabulary
Student Engagement Platform - Nearpod and Flocabulary