Salesforce Administrator at Astronomer


Salesforce Administrator


Astronomer is the commercial developer of Apache Airflow, a community-driven open-source tool that’s leading the market in data orchestration. We’re a globally-distributed and rapidly growing venture-backed team of learners, innovators and collaborators. Our mission is to build an Enterprise-grade product that makes it easy for data teams at Fortune 500’s and startups alike to adopt Apache Airflow. As a member of our team, you will be at the forefront of the industry as we strive to make Apache Airflow the de-facto standard in data orchestration.

Astronomer is looking for a highly motivated, technically-minded Salesforce guru who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in building go-to-market systems for high growth companies. This person will be a key player working directly with our sales leadership team to design our systems to accommodate growth and scale.


  • Perform hands-on configuration of all new and existing functionality including user management, security, custom objects, page layouts, validations, workflow, flows, process builders, reports and dashboards, and customized applications
  • Work on a combination of net new builds and integrations within Salesforce
  • Develop reports, dashboards, and processes to continuously monitor and identify insights
  • Work cross-functionally with stakeholders to understand needs and identify solutions
  • Help the team establish strong operational processes for our Salesforce and integrated systems
  • Work with team members to develop specifications and technical designs for complex projects using a combination of out of the box features and custom configuration
  • Work in an agile and dynamic environment to facilitate timely responses to changing project requirements
  • Provide technical and functional support to users of Salesforce


  • Minimum 4 years of Salesforce administration experience in a high-growth environment
  • Strong working knowledge of all declarative administration including: custom fields, custom and standard objects, lightning flow, lightning apps, lightning page layouts, profiles, permission sets, workflow rules, and process builder
  • In-depth knowledge of permissions in Salesforce; Roles and Profiles, Org-wide defaults, Sharings Sets, Permission Sets
  • A drive to execute, seek lasting impact, and demonstrate urgency with projects big and small
  • Scoping & Prioritization: You are highly effective at gathering requirements from key stakeholders, prioritizing based on key pain points, and developing solutions in Salesforce that meet stakeholder needs
  • Ability to move fast and juggle multiple projects- all while keeping very close attention to detail

Bonus points if you have:

  • Salesforce Certified Advanced Administrator (highly preferred)
  • Salesforce Platform Appbuilder Certification
  • Ability to read and understand Apex code and Visualforce
  • Any additional certifications

At Astronomer, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer: we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Astronomer is a remote-first company.

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