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Lead Software Engineer

Cox Automotive
Austin, TX 78701
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*Primary Location: *10415 Morado Circle, Austin, TX, USA
*Division: *Cox Automotive
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *No
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *213342
*Cox Automotive s, vAuto Brand* is adding an experienced *Lead Software Engineer* to join our *Inventory Software Solutions (ISS)* release train team in *Austin*, *TX*.

*Job Summary*
At Cox Automotive, we offer the chance to take an important role in the digital revolution of the automotive industry. Our Software Engineers are part of an energetic team that build world-class solutions to benefit the auto buying public, dealers and manufacturers. At Cox Automotive, youll be immersed in an environment that values your teamwork and creative problem-solving techniques while encouraging you to continue to learn new skills and technologies.

Risk-taking is encouraged here and we reward great results. Collaboration and support are woven into the fabric of everything we do; from 24-hour Hackathons and brain-storming sessions to sprint reviews, youll be immersed in an environment that encourages bringing fresh ideas to the table with an innovative mindset.

Giving back to the community is important at Cox Automotive. You will be given time during working hours to volunteer at local charities.

*Your Role*

* Display high level of critical thinking in bringing success to the organization
* Lead team of engineers in design/implement key technical projects
* Able to articulate key issues and draft action plan and communicate with management
* Execute on platform and applications roadmap deliverables
* Develop and deliver enhancements which meet or exceed customer needs
* Proactively collaborate and partner with internal stakeholders to deliver business impacting projects
* Develop high performance, scalable and secure solutions
* Enhance and maintain tools to support enhanced catalogs
* Plan and deliver core technology upgrades
* Diagnose, design, and implement solutions to key technology or application problems

*Technologies we use*

* .NET Core, C# and ASP.Net
* Front End
* Web Components, React, NodeJs, Redux, Jest, Ext JS

* Database
* DynamoDB, Postgres, Elasticsearch, Oracle

* Cloud infrastructure
* ECS Fargate, EKS Fargate
* Lambda
* Aurora
* S3
* Terraform, Cake Build, Kubernetes
* EC2
* API Gateway
* Code Build
* Code Pipeline
* CloudWatch

*Learn more about Cox Automotive*

* Location and 360 walkthrough - [http://bit.ly/1UctesS](http://bit.ly/1UctesS)
* Make Your Mark - [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AqiRFkkglV0](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AqiRFkkglV0)
* We Are Cox Automotive - [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OHb5koSO14E](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OHb5koSO14E)
* The Connected Cox Automotive Story - [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOCvFnzrOys](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOCvFnzrOys)
* Transforming the Auto Industry - [https://tinyurl.com/yy25uk4j](https://tinyurl.com/yy25uk4j)
* Cox Conserves - [https://tinyurl.com/y5ezc6ec](https://tinyurl.com/y5ezc6ec)
* Explore Tech Careers @ Cox Automotive - [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_mn36o2NLI](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_mn36o2NLI)
* From the SVP of Product & Engineering - [https://tinyurl.com/yajqusgf](https://tinyurl.com/yajqusgf)

* Where permitted by applicable law, must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be considered for this U.S.based job. (Reasonable accommodations for medical and religious objections will be considered.)
* 7+ years of work experience in a senior technical role with direct hands-on skill set.
* Strong C# .NET skills and object-oriented design experience, including extensive knowledge of related technology platforms, applied use of design patterns and REST, MVC technologies such as AngularJS or ReactJS
* Data management (SQL and NoSQL technologies).
* Experience delivering software in cloud-based systems.
* Ability to communicate, influence other supporting teams such as product, QA, devops, etc. to achieve the objectives.
* Familiar with UI technologies such as React, Angular etc.
* Knowledge of development tools such as Visual Studio, Git, Jenkins, Jira, Fisheye, SVN, Eclipse or equivalent
* Excellent written and oral communication skills
* Ability to drive all phases of development cycle including requirements gathering, design, implementation, testing, rollout, and support

*Highly desirable skills*

* Prior experience building/maintaining a public facing API Product (API management tools,)
* Hands on experience working with AWS API gateway and solid understanding of usage plans and API monetization strategies.
* Contract first API design experience
* Understanding of OAuth 2.0 and OpenID Connect.
* Ability to break work into incremental chunks that deliver value.
* What We Look For
* Ability to work on multiple projects and be flexible to adapt to changing requirements
* Ability to turn high-level requirements into a working system through iterative development
* High energy, confident, ambitious and self-motivated individual.
* Must be an effective communicator
* Engages and mentors other Software Engineers
* Embrace and learn new technologies
* BS in Computer Science or related degree, or equivalent work experience.

Who We Are
*About Cox Automotive*
Theres nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, [visit our benefits page](http://jobs.coxenterprises.com/life-at-cox/benefits/).
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law. Cox provides reasonable accommodations when requested by a qualified applicant or employee with disability, unless such accommodations would cause an undue hardship.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.
Posted: 2021-05-24 Expires: 2021-10-23
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