Talkdesk is hiring a

Junior Salesforce Developer

San Francisco, United States

Would you like to join one of the fastest growing startups in the world? Talkdesk - a 2016 Forbes Cloud 100 Company - is the world’s leading cloud-based contact center platform. We have awesome investors (DFJ, Salesforce Ventures and Storm Ventures), are in a $22B market that is ripe for disruption and boast an impressive roster of customers including Shopify, Box, Anki, DoorDash, Edmunds and Qualys. We’re looking for a world-class Junior Salesforce Developer to help us continue on our hyper-growth trajectory and shape the future of Talkdesk.


  • Partner with our internal teams to determine business requirements and desired functionality for our instance
  • Build and administer business systems that are high quality, scalable and secure including solutions
  • Own Salesforce Sales Cloud administration end-to-end supporting a 50 person inside sales & field sales organization
  • Provide excellent end user support of Salesforce to our Sales, Sales Ops, Marketing, BizOps, Finance, Post-Sales and Product organizations
  • Maintain and enhance our business enterprise stack such as our CRM, ERP, MES, HRIS, and Financial systems and technologies including opportunities to design solutions to integrate third-party tools and system (preferably Marketo, Zuora, Netsuite, and Xactly)
  • Test enhancements to our SFDC deployment using the sandbox
  • Provide support on technical design, integration architecture, and solution recommendation
  • Provide support on quality control, release management, and coordinated delivery across our business
  • Improve marketing and sales productivity and drive better insights across the entire customer funnel
  • Improve forecasting methodologies and accuracy by optimizing tool use, processes and workflow across the Sales, Marketing and Post-Sales organizations
  • Assist with sales territory, quota, and headcount planning
  • Ensure data hygiene and integrity by de-duping and conducting cleanups on a regular cadence
  • Develop and administer SFDC training to all new sales hires


  • 3+ years of experience:
    • Certified Developer (DEV-401) or equivalent experience OR Salesforce certifications as Admin and/or developers are preferred
  • Experience with third-party integrations
  • Extensive experience developing and managing applications on platform is a plus
  • Knowledge of Apex, Visualforce, Salesforce APIs, SOAP- and/or REST-based web services, and SOQL/SOSL is a plus
  • Excellent organizational and task management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to translate business needs and requirements into innovative solutions
  • BS Degree in Computer Science or related field

Technical Skill Set Required/Desired:

  • Salesforce & Other Enterprise Systems: Salesforce CRM, Lightning, Marketo, Zuora, Xactly
  • Support & Collaboration Systems: Salesforce Service Cloud, Zendesk, Jira

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