: Senior Salesforce Developer

Car shopping is complicated. At CarGurus, we use data and technology to make it simple, giving people the tools they need to confidently find, buy, finance, or sell a car. The best part? Our works made a real impact. Were the most-visited car-shopping site in the US, and were expanding globally. Ready to come along for the ride?

What You'll Do:

You have deep technical expertise with Salesforce, and experience working with development teams and business leaders to craft innovative, highly visible, solutions that will have an impact to your team and your organization.

CarGurus is invested in its employees and the future of our enterprise systems. This includes investment in technologies such as Salesforce, Boomi, Zuora, Marketo, Skuid, and many others. But most importantly this investment includes top talent, like you, to leverage these platforms for success. You will work with a team of highly-skilled Salesforce developers and business stakeholders. We have many exciting projects coming up over the next year and beyond, including but limited to the following:

  • Replatform effort to take an aging and overloaded salesforce instance into a fresh instance
  • Lightning focused development for our fresh instance
  • CI/CD reimplementation with Scratch Orgs and SFDX
  • CPQ enhancements as the CarGurus product catalog continues to expand

CarGurus Enterprise Applications team is looking for Senior Salesforce Developer to deliver Salesforce solution definition, implementation, customization, integration, and managed services for clients which will include, but isnt limited to the following:

  • Participate in solution design, documentation and delivery efforts
  • Help define standard methodologies for Enterprise Application Development as the team and organization scales
  • Supports a detailed functional design document to match business requirements
  • Collaborate with a team of Salesforce Architects, Developers, and Engineers to determine the most appropriate technical strategy and designs to meet business needs
  • Participate and lead, when needed, project meetings with stakeholders
  • Supports business process due diligence, creation, and documentation of end-user requirements of new and/or existing customer application implementation projects
  • Act as a key contributor in the design of customized solutions and execute the solution by leveraging SFDC and other toolsets
  • Build, communicate and execute deployment plan
  • Manage client expectations and maintain communication throughout the course of the project
  • Engage with customers on additional requirements and business needs
  • Design and develop workflows and assignment rules to automate manual processes
  • Build and maintain system-related documentation, such as business requirements, process flows, data maps, configuration worksheets, etc.

Who You Are:

  • Strong grasp of Salesforce essentials e.g. products, opportunities, leads, reporting, security/sharing, automation (workflow rules, process builder), and importing data (typically from spreadsheets)
  • Strong presentation and communication skills
  • Ability to balance multiple projects simultaneously; workload will be a blend of small, medium, and large implementation projects
  • Ideally 5+ years of experience developing enterprise-level applications, with at least 4 years in the Salesforce platform
  • Expertise of Salesforce technologies such as Lightning, Visualforce, Apex, SQL & SOSL, Data Loader, Triggers, etc.
  • Experience in JSON, REST API's, Web Services
  • Ability to integrate across an Enterprise application environment, (nice to haves include Einstein, Service Cloud, Wave Analytics, Docusign, Marketo)
  • Experience with Salesforce Implementation across multiple countries a plus!

CarGurus Culture:

At CarGurus, we invest in our peoples professional growth with everything from learning and development programs to tuition reimbursement. Want to work on projects that expand your skill set without sacrificing your work/life balance? You got it. We also strive to provide perks and benefits that employees actually care about like free lunch, commuter subsidies, and more. That includes equity in the companyour way of showing that we want you here for the long haul.

We work hard every day to build the worlds most trusted and transparent automotive marketplace, but trust and transparency dont just apply to our consumers. They extend to our talent, too. We seek to build a workplace where everyone feels they can bring the ultimate expression of themselves and their potentialwhere you dont just fit, you thrive. We dont discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation.

In addition to the US, CarGurus operates sites in Canada and the UKwith other markets on the horizon. We have offices in Cambridge, MA; Detroit, MI; Dublin, Ireland; San Francisco, CA and London, UK. Check out our careers page to learn more.


Employee Testimonials

Vanessa De Gennaro CarGurus
Vanessa De Gennaro
Engineering Director

I love how supportive people are of testing new ideas. Some are successful and some aren’t. Either way, we learn and the learning is what’s important.

Charles Talbot CarGurus
Charles Talbot
Senior UI/UX Engineer

When building products, we’re empowered to take ownership and innovate. Our dev process is rooted in transparent communication, and we each take an active part in determining our own path within the team.

Michelle DiPasquale CarGurus
Michelle DiPasquale
Product Manager

On the international team, we conduct consumer studies to uncover areas where we can provide the customer with more transparency. Then, we quickly turn those insights into solutions through prototyping, testing, and rapid iteration.

Mathew Reiss CarGurus
Mathew Reiss
SEO Product Management Head

Whether we’re seeing how a copy change impacts organic traffic or testing a new way of loading code, it feels great knowing that we’re making a historically painful process—shopping for a new car—that much better.

Joe Burke CarGurus
Joe Burke
Senior Manager of Dealer Relations

The CarGurus sales floor has the most team-first culture of any I’ve sat on during my 13 years in the business, and the product truly sells itself.

Caroline McGuire CarGurus
Caroline McGuire
Business Development Representative

The perks here can’t be beat. Where else do you get free lunch every day, a free gym membership, AND a subsidized T-pass? That’s on top of a fully stocked kitchen, and beer and wine on tap.