Principal Software Engineer - Data Migration



Software Engineering
Pleasanton, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, September 15, 2023
Veeva Systems is a mission-driven organization and pioneer in industry cloud, helping life sciences companies bring therapies to patients faster. As one of the fastest-growing SaaS companies in history, we surpassed $2B in revenue in our last fiscal year with extensive growth potential ahead.
At the heart of Veeva are our values: Do the Right Thing, Customer Success, Employee Success, and Speed. We're not just any public company – we made history in 2021 by becoming a public benefit corporation (PBC), legally bound to balancing the interests of customers, employees, society, and investors.
As a Work Anywhere company, we support your flexibility to work from home or in the office, so you can thrive in your ideal environment.
Join us in transforming the life sciences industry, committed to making a positive impact on its customers, employees, and communities.
The Role
We are seeking an exceptional Principal Software Engineer to lead the development of a migration tool that will help us move our critical Salesforce data into Veeva Vault. This role will require deep expertise in AWS, Java, DevOps practices, and cloud architecture. The successful candidate will be responsible for end-to-end implementation, including designing, coding, testing, and maintaining the tool.

What You'll Do

  • Architect, design, and implement scalable, reliable solutions leveraging AWS services and tools
  • Design and develop ETL data pipelines to facilitate the migration of data from Salesforce to Veeva Vault
  • Develop security protocols and best practices for IAM, VPC, and data encryption
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including DevOps, to establish an effective CI/CD pipeline


  • 12+ years of software development experience
  • Extensive experience in Java stack service development, particularly with the Spring Boot library, is essential
  • Experience in architecting/implementing solutions using the AWS platform, services, and tools
  • Experience in designing and implementing solutions across various Cloud services such as Lambda, ECS, Fargate, RDS, S3, SQS, Glue, and Redshift
  • Understanding of network and security concepts, such as TCP/IP and DNS, including security best practices like IAM policies, VPC security groups, and encryption
  • Experience with Engineering/DevOps practices, agile methodologies, and container orchestration such as Docker or Kubernetes
  • Experience with ETL(Extract, Transform, Load) Data Pipeline
  • Knowledge of database and data storage technologies
  • Must be willing to work in PST hours
  • We are looking for strong mentors with a proven record of making your team better

Learn More

Base pay: $180,000.00 - $300,000.00
The salary range listed represents the potential base salary range for this position. The actual salary will vary for each candidate based on experience, market, and expected contributions.
Veeva’s headquarters is located in the San Francisco Bay Area with offices in more than 15 countries around the world.