Salesforce Manager - India Team

Information Technology Pune, MH

As part of the Avalara Corporate Technology group, this manager will triage tickets and communicate with Seattle managers regarding the requirements and success criteria within the tickets. 

Job Duties:

  • Understand the Salesforce architecture and business requirements at Avalara
  • Assist in developing high quality and scalable applications with Visualforce, Apex and other technologies
  • Assist with platform administration responsibilities which includes custom object development,  workflows, triggers, the IDE, migration tools, SOQL and web services areas
  • Develop Platform events to handle various integrations
  • Refactor Flows and Apex code to avoid SF governor limits, using bulkification, wait elements and future methods to reduce CPU timeout limits, row lock errors, etc.
  • Manage technical team and translating requirements from the US team
  • Mentor/coach Salesforce admins/engineers to work more independently
  • Oversee the work being done by India Salesforce team to help remove obstacles and provide clarity when necessary
  • Knowledge sharing and team coordination
  • Function as the single point-of-contact from the technology POV from the India side


  • 7-10 years of experience in designing and developing Visualforce/Apex solutions
  • 3+ Years of experience with based commercial ecommerce business applications
  • 5-7+ years of experience with Web Services APIs - SOAP and REST-based Web Service APIs, the Bulk API, and the Metadata API
  • Understanding of multiple SF Clouds:  Service, Sales, Communities, CPQ and FinancialForce
  • Experience building complex integrated applications
  • Experience designing and building interactive web-based applications
  • Developer certification


  • Familiarity with web/database application development technologies like SQL, JavaScript, AJAX, JSON, HTML5 and CSS is preferred
  • Proficiency in developing in Visual Force pages, Managed Packages, and integration to other third party solutions
  • Experience integrating Salesforce with 3rd party system using web services and app exchange apps
  • Knowledge of development best practices and design patterns
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science