Job Description

Looking for an opportunity with a dynamic, fun, and goal-oriented company? We’re growing quickly and we’re looking for some not-so-typical talent to join our team. 
Progress Residential® is one of the largest providers of high-quality, single-family rental homes in the United States. With more than 75,000 homes across some of the fastest-growing markets, our residents appreciate the flexibility, freedom, and convenience of living in a single-family home without the obligations of home ownership. 

Progress is committed to making the home rental process easy and enjoyable for the 100,000+ residents we serve by empowering our team members and investing in innovative systems and technology. Our portfolio has continued to grow substantially the past few years and we see increasing demand for professionally managed single-family rental homes and anticipate continued growth. 

Employment with Progress Residential is conditional on a satisfactory background and drug screen as well as submitting proof satisfactory to Progress Residential that you are fully vaccinated against the Corona Virus COVID-19 disease, subject to any accommodations granted by Progress Residential based on disability or religion or as applicable by state law.

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Position Summary

The Email Developer will provide technical expertise for the Digital Marketing Team to enhance customer experiences using Salesforce Marketing Cloud by coding, building, and testing email communications, SMS, and push notifications. This position will develop and implement marketing automation journeys and provide ongoing support. The Email Developer will partner with IT Product Management to provide product integration recommendations for Salesforce Marketing Cloud.

Essential Functions

  • Code, build and test email communications, SMS messaging and push notifications

  • Set up, QA and launch high-quality marketing campaigns with dynamic content

  • Monitor active campaigns daily and quickly troubleshoot to resolve errors

  • Design emails and fix issues utilizing HTML/CSS and SFMC developer tools

  • Refresh and modernize existing email template designs

  • Create, update, and continuously maintain Data Extensions

  • Consultant-like approach to provide recommendations during project discovery and planning based on existing IT infrastructure

  • Provide accurate estimates on marketing campaign development effort

  • Partner with Business Stakeholders and IT Product Management to establish and define business, technical and functional requirements during project planning, defining scope and design phase; translates requirements into detailed technical specifications

  • Participates in working sessions with peers to review design specifications and assists in gap analysis

  • Performs campaign and product testing and debugging

  • Supports User Acceptance Testing; solve technical problems related to Salesforce and Marketing Cloud implementations

  • Collaborate with technical consultants in the development and integration of new applications


  • 5+ years’ experience with Salesforce Marketing Cloud, Sales-cloud objects and Marketing Cloud Connect integrations

  • Certifications in Salesforce products a plus: Marketing Cloud Developer, Marketing Cloud Email Specialist

  • Understanding of CAN SPAM and TCPA regulations, accessibility and email development best practices

  • Proficient in responsive email design, ensuring email is rendering across ESPs, browsers, and devices

  • Demonstrated experience partnering with other technical resources (internal and external) to implement Salesforce Marketing Cloud customizations

  • HTML/CSS, JavaScript, SQL, AMPScript, SFMC developer tools

  • Strong segmentation and targeting skills a plus

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Collaborative and respectful; team-oriented personality

  • Ability to manage time effectively and consistently meet deadlines

What you can expect from us:

Progress Residential® offers all the financial and non-financial incentives you would expect from an innovative real estate investment and management firm:

  • In addition to outstanding training, we host quarterly summits and town hall meetings to encourage growth, knowledge sharing and a good time. After all, it’s about progress, not perfection. 

  • We offer competitive compensation, including a performance-based bonus.

  • Our generous benefits package includes comprehensive healthcare coverage for you and your family, parental leave, paid time off, 10 paid holidays and much more.

Closing Statement:
This summary is not an all-inclusive description of job duties. Other job duties and responsibilities may also be assigned by the incumbent’s supervisor at any time based upon Company need.
Progress Residential® is a proud Equal Opportunity employer, m/f/d/v. 

Application Instructions

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