REMOTE Salesforce Developer


Irvine, CA

Illuminate Education is a market-leading Software as a Service (SaaS) student assessment and reporting platform used by K-12 administrators and educators to measure, analyze, and subsequently improve classroom and school-wide learning.


  • Develop, implement, and maintain custom applications within Salesforce based on user requirements and team leader’s direction.
  • Build and maintain various integrations between Salesforce, internal proprietary platforms, 3rd-party applications, and other business systems.
  • Communicate effectively with team members across the country.
  • Drive efforts to effectively test new features, enhancements, Salesforce preview releases.
  • Create and execute unit/integration test plans, including use cases and test data.
  • Proactively engage in continuous improvement of application design and functionality.
  • Adhere and promote development best practices within the team.
  • Grow your own and your colleagues’ skill-sets through regular collaboration and your own professional development.
  • Assist in user support efforts at times of extremely high case volume.



  • Certifications
    • Salesforce Certified Platform Developer I 
    • Salesforce Platform Developer II or equivalent experience
    • 3+ years of experience in an Apex Development role
    • Apex Classes/Triggers, Scheduled, Batch, Asynchronous, SOQL/SOSL
    • Visualforce Pages/Controllers/Extensions
    • Structured QA / User-Acceptance Testing
    • Lightning Component Framework
    • Integration / ETL Tools (e.g. Boomi, Jitterbit, MuleSoft)
    • SOAP/REST API/Web Services, JSON/XML, AJAX
    • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, AngularJS, Bootstrap
    • Version Control


  • Certifications
    • Salesforce Certified Administrator
  • Experience
    • Adaptive Insights
    • Salesforce CPQ
    • Customer Communities
    • Web Development
    • Service Cloud

Additional Information


We’re all Illuminators, and we’re all trying to change the world. We strive to be collaborative, team-oriented, and humble, with a focus on building and growing teams. Our culture is important, and we only want to work with kind, thoughtful, passionate people. A prerequisite to working here is the ability to laugh at yourself and others (when appropriate). We’re goal-oriented and fast-paced, but value a healthy work/life balance. But enough about us… We can’t wait to hear about you!