Cox Automotive is currently looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team in Dallas, TX.
About the Team
In the Cox Automotive Data Engineering Services group, we foster a strong grassroots culture where problem-solvers and innovators have direct influence on product and business decisions. We are a tight-knit group with a make it work, make it fast, make it pretty mission. Each member of our team is expected to take ownership of initiatives, tackle new problems, master new technologies, and shape the future of our company.
About the Position
You will work on projects that span technologies, systems, and processes where you will design, test, and ship high quality code every day. In this cross functional role, you will collaborate with experts in infrastructure, design, and operations to build mission critical internal and external features that enable core APIs for Cox Automotive. As a team member, you will be a Full-Stack Engineer contributing at every level of our application stack. Your team will be relatively small consisting of test, data and software engineers and a product owner who are intensely collaborating in meaningful way.
As a Software Engineer at Cox Automotive you will:
Contribute to and maintain the integrity of solutions.
Work directly with stakeholders to understand real world problems in our domain
Design and deliver technical solutions to business and product problems.
Evolve problem statements into actionable items that enable the team to deliver measurable value.
Shape actionable items for the data services engineering team to solve those real world problems.
Demonstrate ownership of initiatives and drive them through to completion.
Provide mentorship to the team.
Git or general version control experience
Ability to understand and work with product teams to engineer requirements
Design and implementation of REST APIs, services, system tasks and cloud solutions
Working in a continuous integration, testing, and delivery SDLC employing automation
Basic system administration
Analytical skills and the ability to pay careful attention to detail
Group work focus and mentality
Technical writing including high and low level diagramming techniques
Degree in CS/SE or comparable work
Big-data implementation experience using Hadoop, HBase, Kafka, ElasticSearch, NoSQL or related tools/technologies
Experience with agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, XP, etc.)
Experience with information retrieval systems, hard state-space optimization solutions
Automotive industry experience
Strong system administration skills
Public speaking skills