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Sr. Salesforce Developer (Remote)

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Date: Mar 9, 2023

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28216

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 60169


Corning is vital to progress – in the industries we help shape and in the world we share.

We invent life-changing technologies using materials science. Our scientific and manufacturing expertise, boundless curiosity, and commitment to purposeful invention place us at the center of the way the world interacts, works, learns, and lives.

Our sustained investment in research, development, and invention means we’re always ready to solve the toughest challenges alongside our customers. 

The global Information Technology (IT) Function is leading efforts to align IT and Business Strategy, leverage IT investments, and optimize end to end business processes and associated information integration technologies.  Through these efforts, IT helps to improve the competitive position of Corning's businesses through IT enabled processes.  IT also delivers Information Technology applications, infrastructure, and project services in a cost efficient manner to Corning worldwide.


Position Overview:


The Senior Salesforce Developer is a key member of our global digital transformation implementation team, working closely with domain experts, business users, external partners, and internal IT teams to enable new capabilities and support ongoing enhancements for their complex SFDC environment(s).



  • Own the end-to-end technical oversight for and related applications.
  • Collaborate with other team members to deliver integrated solutions to achieve specific project goals. 
  • Provide hands-on technical leadership, ensuring project and DevOps teams are delivering sound, secure and stable technical solutions for platform.
  • Work closely with domain experts and supporting personnel to understand the underlying business problem or opportunity, previous approaches to addressing them, then recommending a solution that achieves the desired outcome aligned to established standards and strategic roadmap.
  • Engage with functional stakeholders to analyze business requirements and objectives and translate them into scalable solutions on the platform
  • Ability to design (HLD/LLD) and develop custom solutions on platform including Apex, Visualforce, Lightning Components and Application integration patterns
  • Collaborate with other technical leads and team members to solve problems and provide creative solutions on SFDC platform, define technology roadmaps and specifications, share experiences and lessons learned for continual improvement
  • Participate in system implementation projects including but not limited to requirements documentation, systems configuration, test documentation/execution, issue identification and resolution
  • Provide project delivery: Organize and manage project work to drive predictable delivery. On-time and on-budget. Any impacts to other related systems are thoroughly documented and communicated on global projects.
  • Provide work estimates that permit prioritization
  • Demonstrate Salesforce capabilities by implementing Proof of Concept pilots and developing supporting documentation
  • Remain current with Salesforce releases and evaluate and recommend new feature/functionality where feasible


Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT or Engineering, required; Master’s degree, preferred
  • 7+ years of Salesforce solution development experience


Required Skills 

  • Ability to build Salesforce solutions on Salesforce Cloud, Service Cloud, Marketing Cloud, Salesforce Communities or Knowledge
  • Experience in developing Salesforce customizations (Apex/VF), integrations, and to develop and execute data migrations
  • Deep understanding of Salesforce concepts and best practices. Ability to understand business need and recommend the use of OOTB capabilities, Apex, Lightning Components to meet business requirement
  • Experience in Salesforce Lightning platform which should include Lightning Components using the Lightning Design System framework, Apex, Apex data loader, and declarative platform tools. (Process Builder, Visual Workflow, Lightning App Builder, etc.).
  • Salesforce Platform Developer II Certification
  • DevOps, CI/CD tools experience


Desired Skills:

  • Experience in interfacing with Salesforce applications for Tableau data visualization and business intelligence products
  • Experience in integrating SFDC platform with ERP
  • Experience in AppExchange products
  • Great team player - flexible, embraces collaboration, works well with other team members, and maintain positive attitude
  • Strong communication, presentation, organizational, facilitation and negotiation skills, including ability to “translate” between business and technology needs
  • Proven track record of application ownership and delivering solutions that make meet business demands and are technically sound
  • Proven success working in highly matrix environment
  • Excellent analytical and decision-making abilities
  • Strong leadership and excellent verbal and written communications skills, with the ability to develop and sell ideas
  • Ability to influence decisions with critical thinking based upon experience and grasp of the strategic intent of the project 
  • available based on your role and responsibilities.   
  • Professional development programs help you grow and achieve your career goals. 


Travel: up to 25% for team meetings 


This Position Allows for Immigration Sponsorship 



Corning Puts YOU First!

We are committed to supporting your health, financial, career development, and life goals as you grow professionally and personally to achieve your highest potential. All benefits begin as soon as you start your career at Corning.

  • Our monetary peer-to-peer recognition program is tied to our Values and celebrates you and your colleagues’ contributions.
  • Health and well-being benefits include medical, dental, vision, paid parental leave, mental health/substance, fitness, and disease management programs. 
  • Financial benefits include a 401(k) savings plan with company matching contributions and a 100% company-paid pension benefit that grows steadily throughout your career.
  • Companywide bonus and attractive short- and long-term compensation programs are available based on your role and responsibilities.  
  • Professional development programs help you grow and achieve your career goals.


We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status.


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.


The range for this position is $106,678 - $146,681.  Starting pay for the successful applicant is dependent on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte