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Job Details

As an architect working in the Policy and Application Compliance (PACE) team, you will define a strategy and vision to help Salesforce engineers meet rigorous policy and compliance requirements. Working closely with peer teams, security, legal and compliance, you will enable automation and governance of well established standards through the creation of intelligent frameworks, services and rulesets. You will do so by mining internal and external repositories, integrating with our analytics engines, and by leveraging our Public Cloud microservice architecture to implement solutions that span Salesforce products.

This position requires expertise in the security and compliance space, excellent technical skills, as well as outstanding analytical, leadership, and collaboration skills. It is a cross-functional leadership role that requires evangelization of compliance best practices, alignment building, and communication across the broader engineering organization, as well as strong (hands-on) coding.


  • Work closely with the leaders and architects from engineering, security, and compliance teams to identify and provide strategic solutions for compliance and application feature gaps.

  • Define processes and implement tooling to support the enforcement of policy and compliance requirements.

  • Lead architecture and implementation of tooling for early detection and remediation of security and license compliance-related issues.

  • Early engagement and technical advisory/consultancy on new (acquisitions) products.

  • Mentor team members to build core competencies in architecture, standards development, and recommended practices.

Required Skills:

  • BS or higher degree in Computer Science or equivalent.

  • 10+ years of Java/JavaScript development experience.

  • Experience with third-party software (open-source and commercial) license and regulatory compliance tooling such as Sonatype, Snyk, FossID, or Blackduck.

  • Experience working on large-scale distribution systems where solutions must work for thousands of nodes.

  • Understanding of JVM and Java web technologies.

  • Experience with AWS, GCP, or other public cloud infrastructures.

  • Experience with continuous integration platforms such as Jenkins, Spinnaker, Gitlab CI, etc.

  • Experience with Kubernetes (EKS and GKE), Docker, and Terraform.

  • Experience with microservices design and implementation.

  • You’re collaborative and team-oriented, willing and able to support a growing and dynamic development team.

  • You value and take responsibility for the quality of your features, including writing your own unit tests and reviewing your teammates’ code.

  • Innovator with good ideas, strong problem-solving abilities, and a results-oriented attitude.

  • Ability to learn quickly and deliver high-quality code in a fast-paced, dynamic agile team environment

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Desired Skills:

  • Understanding of CDN (Akamai, Fastly, Cloudflare, etc.) and caching technologies (ElasticCache, Redis, Varnish, etc.).

  • Experience with repository/artifact management (Artifactory, Nexus, etc.).

  • Understanding of web servers (Apache/Nginx).

For Colorado-based roles: Minimum annual salary of $158,000. You may also be offered a bonus, restricted stock units, and benefits. More details about our company benefits can be found at the following link:

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