Senior Director, Software Engineering, Salesforce DB at Salesforce.com in San Francisco, California

Posted in Other 20 days ago.





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Job Details

Sr Director, Software Engineering, Salesforce DB

We are defining the next generation of trusted enterprise computing in the cloud. We're a fast-paced, metrics driven team. We're highly collaborative and work across all areas of our technology stack. We live and breathe transactional systems, distributed systems and enterprise reliability, availability and scale.

The team is seeking a highly qualified and passionate leader who will be responsible for driving and executing our vision and for managing and leading a team of exceptional developers working on Data Engineering and Analytics software for SalesforceDB.

The candidate will be responsible for leading the teams delivering software for data management and analytics for SalesforceDB. You will drive the execution and delivery of features by collaborating with many cross functional teams, architects, product owners and engineers. Vocally advocating for technical excellence and helping the teams make good decisions

Desired Skills:


  • Inventive and creative; on task and able to deliver incrementally and on time


  • Familiar with Agile development methodology and committed to continual improvement of team performance


  • Effective communication, strong leadership skills, ability to dive deep into the technical details


  • Ability to prioritize in a rapidly changing environment; communicate clearly to steer the strongly talented team to deliver a high quality service.


  • Experience in building strong, successful technical teams and coaching and mentoring individuals along their career paths.


  • Maintaining and fostering our culture by interviewing and hiring only the most qualified individuals


Required Experience:


  • MS or higher degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience


  • 10+ years in managing software development teams of at least 10 engineers working on a customer facing enterprise product.


  • Strong technical credentials with 10+ years in software development.


  • Technical expertise with distributed systems, database and storage management, high availability, highly concurrent and scalable enterprise products.


  • Proven track record of delivering and supporting large scale enterprise products and services.


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