Senior Engineering Manager, Salesforce Platform

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Coinbase has built the world's leading compliant cryptocurrency platform serving over 73 million accounts in more than 100 countries. With multiple successful products, and our vocal advocacy for blockchain technology, we have played a major part in mainstream awareness and adoption of cryptocurrency. We are proud to offer an entire suite of products that are helping build the cryptoeconomy and increase economic freedom around the world.

There are a few things we look for across all hires we make at Coinbase, regardless of role or team. First, we look for signals that a candidate will thrive in a culture like ours, where we default to trust, embrace feedback, disrupt ourselves, and expect sustained high performance because we play as a championship team. Second, we expect all employees to commit to our mission-focused approach to our work. Finally, we seek people with the desire and capacity to build and share expertise in the frontier technologies of crypto and blockchain, in whatever way is most relevant to their role.

Coinbase has an exciting Salesforce Engineering Manager position that focuses on building solutions and features in Salesforce using a mix of OOB features, custom code applications, and AppStore packages that delight Sales and Marketing professionals. This individual should not only be a Salesforce expert with a keen interest in new and emerging technologies but also a true leader. This position will test this person’s ability to take his or her years of Salesforce expertise building on the platform and leading a team by forcing them to search out, motivate, and scale a high performing team that moves as fast as the crypto economy. If you’re a builder who loves to lead and feels at home when your team succeeds around you, come join us!

What you’ll be doing (ie. job duties):

  • Building, Scaling, and motivating a team of geographically distributed hard-working Salesforce engineers that pride themselves on building seamless experiences for Coinbase’s internal use base
  • Acting as the SCRUM Master for your engineering team to ensure that velocity, demand vs capacity, burn down, and user story cycle times reinforce that the right things are being worked on the right time in a smooth organized fashion
  • Analyzing roadmaps with PMs and EAA leadership to ensure that there is the right level of offshore and onshore resources to meet bold development timelines 
  • Orchestrating the build out of end-to-end Salesforce solutions on Salesforce Sales Cloud, Salesforce Service Cloud, Salesforce Communities, and potentially Salesforce Marketing Cloud using a mix of Apex, OOB features, LWC, Process Builders, Flows, etc.
  • Guiding the team to logically integrate Salesforce 3rd-party apps like Loopio, IronClad, Groove, SendSafely, Refinitiv, Hummingbird etc. using both a managed packaged and custom integration approach
  • Providing a point-of-view on different integration patterns like hub-and-spoke and point-to-point using Airflow, Mulesoft, etc. to ensure the right level of control as it relates to data security and scalability 
  • Facilitating discussions about t-shirt sizing epics for the QBR process with PMs and easily translating any risks, dependencies, and concerns in a written format out to business partners
  • Working in a Plan, Build, and Run model where your daily adventures may include a mix of research spikes, POCs, engineering tasks, and potential hot fixes depending on severity and impact depending on where the team is in its maturity lifecycle journey
  • Working on improving the CI/CD pipeline by identifying areas of improvement through continuous pushes to production by providing  RCA analysis on the deployment process to the Release Manager 
  • Acting as the Incident Commander for Sev 2 incidents and higher 
  • Designing and fostering a sense of equality and community with offshore teams to ensure every person feels they can bring their best self to work 


  • 8+ years experience developing in Salesforce ecosystem - Apex, Triggers, LWC framework, Process Builders, flows and User Administration
  • Experience with integration of large systems and custom products
  • Software development experience outside of Salesforce, preferably on an AWS stack
  • Clear communication style that exudes executive presence and confidence
  • 3+ years of people management experience at a high growth start-up
  • Salesforce Certifications and Trailhead badges dating back at least  5 years (Nice-to-Have)
  • Proven track record to work in a highly ambiguous environment with little to no guidance

ID: P22257

Commitment to Equal Opportunity

Coinbase is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other basis protected by applicable law. Coinbase will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.  For US applicants, you may view Pay Transparency, Employee Rights and Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law notices by clicking on their corresponding links.  Additionally, Coinbase participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law.    

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