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Salesforce APEX Developer

Engineering | Austin, TX | Contract

Job Description

About our Salesforce APEX Developer (Contract) Position:

Working on GiveGab's strong technical team, we are looking for you to bring solid real-life experience in maintaining and supporting our existing published AppExchange integration for our Enterprise Platform.  You should be comfortable as a technical expert that your team can approach for help and likewise

This position is based in Austin, TX.  Work will primarily be done remotely but limited coordination meetings in person will be necessary.  


  • 3+ years working in APEX. 
  • Experience with compliance for publishing APEX applications to SaleForce.
  • Experience troubleshooting SalesForce's unique quirks.
  • Ability to internalize team needs and self-direct.
  • A solid understanding of XML and XML parsing. 
  • A general understanding of software design and development principles.
  • Git or other source/version control systems.

Bonus Points:

  • Some experience with Java

About our APEX application:

This completed application performs data extraction, normalization and loading from our Enterprise Application platform using an XML api that returns hierarchical records according to the following XSD:

About GiveGab: is changing the way volunteers, volunteer managers, nonprofits, and other groups such as universities and businesses interact with each other to do good in their local communities.

We are a social network designed to help volunteers, nonprofits, and other organizations connect, communicate, promote, and celebrate their civic engagement accomplishments. For volunteers, GiveGab is a great way to connect with groups and causes that match your skills and passions, to volunteer with friends and make new friends with similar interests, and to create volunteer portfolios that celebrate your individual and group contributions. For nonprofits, GiveGab can help you recruit the volunteers with the abilities and commitment you're looking for, to manage current volunteers, events, and ongoing programs, and to automatically recognize, reward and track accomplishments.  For other organizations such as universities and businesses, GiveGab aggregates your members' achievements in a social and collaborative environment.

We are a small, revenue generating, venture backed, rapidly growing company that is looking to make a difference in the world in the social technology market.  We take great pride in developing awesome software that meets the needs of our customers and are looking for ambitious software engineers to join our team!  To succeed at GiveGab, you should be willing to work hard and have fun at the same time.  We are an agile shop - building, deploying, breaking, and fixing at a rapid pace.  We use lightweight, yet structurally disciplined software development methodologies and average a new production release once every 1-2 weeks.

We need your creativity and intelligence to continue making our vision successful!