Software Engineer (Salesforce Developer, Remote Opportunity)

Principal Financial Group Minneapolis , MN 55415

Posted 2 months ago

Responsibilities

Do you want to be part of a growing team in our Retirement & Income Solutions area that is changing how we interact with our customers through the use of the Salesforce platform?

Salesforce is the #1 CRM platform, and we're leveraging it to support key business initiatives across the Income Solutions area. Income Solutions helps customers new to Principal, as well as former participants leaving our retirement plans take control of their retirement savings and risk protection needs. If you want to work with modern, cloud-based technologies that are transforming our business, then we'd like for you to consider joining our team!

This position will play a key role on the Income Solutions scrum team where we leverage an agile framework and our Software Engineers collaborate with the business to build out of the box and custom Salesforce solutions.

To be successful in this role, you need to be a problem solver who is willing to collaborate and work in a shared environment.

As a Software Engineer on the team, you will:

  • Complete cloud-based implementations through custom development in Salesforce Apex and Lightning development as well as out of the box Salesforce configurations.

  • Provide operational support to meet our business partner's needs.

  • Develop and maintain Salesforce configurations and manage users, profiles and roles.

  • Contribute to a team atmosphere through hands on coding, quality assurance, design and testing.

Qualifications

  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience (6 years of experience equates to an Associate's degree when defining "equivalent work experience")

  • Salesforce Development experience

  • Agile experience

  • Strongest candidates will have experience and/or familiarity with most of the technologies/tasks below

Additional preferred experience:

  • Experience working in a shared Salesforce environment

  • Experience working with Javascript/Java

  • A strong QA mindset

Keys to success in this position:

  • Willingness and desire to work on Salesforce platform

  • Self-starter who likes working in a fast-paced environment

  • Comfort with ambiguity and asking questions

  • Ability to manage and self-prioritize work

  • Strong collaboration skills

  • Planning/organizational, problem-solving, analytical, time management, decision-making, and communication skills

  • Focus on continuous improvement in solutions and as individuals

  • Committed to lifelong learning and able to learn new things independently and quickly

Additional Information

Location

This team is primarily located in our corporate headquarters in Des Moines, IA but would consider remote candidates.

Job level

We'll consider talent at the next levels with the right experiences and skills.

Work Authorization/Sponsorship

At this time, we're not considering candidates that need any type of immigration sponsorship now or in the future or those needing work authorization for this role. (This includes, but is not limited to students on F1-OPT, F1-CPT, J-1, etc.)

Investment Code of Ethics

For Principal Global Investors positions, you'll need to follow an Investment Code of Ethics related to personal and business conduct as well as personal trading activities for you and members of your household. These same requirements may also apply to other positions across the organization.

Experience Principal

While our expertise spans the globe, we're bound by one common purpose: to foster a world where financial security is accessible to all. And our success depends on the unique experiences, backgrounds, and talents of our employees - individually and all of us together. Explore our core values, benefits and why we're an exceptional place to grow your career.

Principal is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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