Salesforce Developer, Integrations Specialist (R3545)

Information Technology Seattle, Washington Durham, North Carolina


Avalara, Inc., (www.Avalara.com), is the leading provider of cloud-based software that delivers a broad array of compliance solutions related to sales tax and other transactional taxes.

What is it like to work at Avalara? Come find out!  We are committed to the following success traits that embody our culture and how we work together to accomplish great things:  Fun. Passion. Adaptability. Urgency. Simplicity. Curiosity. Humility. Ownership. Optimism.

We are building cloud-based tax compliance solutions to handle every transaction in the world. Imagine every transaction you make - every tank of gas, cup of coffee, or pair of sneakers, every movie ticket, or streamed song, every sensor-to-sensor ping. Nearly every time you make a purchase, physical or digital, there is an accompanying unique and nuanced tax compliance calculation.

We are seeking a highly motivated, experienced Salesforce Developer, Integrations Specialist to join our team.

Avalara Salesforce Team

The Avalara Salesforce ecosystem consists of the Sales & Service Clouds, FinancialForce, nascent Communities & CPQ rollouts, as well as numerous integrated applications. As part of the Avatech Business Applications group, the SFDC platform teams implement, manage, and integrate business applications that drive business-critical, global sales, support, marketing, operations, and finance functions for Avalara. Our services enable our staff to perform a wide variety of day-to-day operations throughout the customer lifecycle, gain insights through data analytics and reporting, and take advantage of business process automations that drive efficiency.

Position Description

The Avalara Salesforce team is looking for a Salesforce Developer with integrations experience. As Avalara grows and acquires new companies we consistently need to merge data, processes and integrate custom applications. This role should have a firm understanding of Go-To-Market processes, have experience integrating portals, websites, Marketing and/or Financial technology tools.

Job Requirements

  • Assess the Go-to-Market technology of acquired companies and suggest paths to integrate such processes into our Salesforce instance
  • Write Salesforce automations with Apex code & Flows, including REST APIs
  • Utilize REST APIs and Platform events to handle streams of incoming data
  • Use Validity Suite to identify duplicate records, merge records, import records, verify data, etc.
  • Engage with auto-provisioning team to ensure new company Products can be provisioned as smoothly as internal products
  • Take initiative to improve automations, provide recommendations on best practices, take advantage of add-on apps such as Conga, and present potential applications to use to achieve a desired process outcome
  • Assist in Salesforce troubleshooting and releases using GitLab

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of Salesforce development experience
  • 3-5 years ETL experience
  • Demonstrated ability to dig into complex problems, map out current functionality and propose easy-path, but scalable solutions
  • Experience with multiple technology platforms and ETLs, such as Boomi, Enterprise Data warehouse, e-sign programs, Conga, Marketing technology, etc.
  • Business, Computer Science, math degree or equivalent experience
  • Salesforce Administrator or Developer Certification
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Salesforce Development best practices
  • Requires at least 8 years of related experience

About Avalara

Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with transactional taxes, including VAT, sales and use, excise, communications, and other tax types. We deliver comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions that are fast, accurate, and easy to use.

Avalara offers hundreds of pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, ecommerce and other business applications. Each year, the company processes billions of tax transactions for customers and users, files hundreds of thousands of tax compliance documents and tax returns and manages millions of exemption certificates and other compliance related documents.

Avalara’s headquarters are in Seattle, WA and it has offices across the U.S. and in Brighton and London, England; Brussels, Belgium; and Pune, India. More information at: www.avalara.com

Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.

Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.