Software Engineer I

Cox Enterprises   •  

Mission, KS

Industry: Automotive


Less than 5 years

Posted 155 days ago

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The Software Engineer I creates and maintains a full-featured automated test suite for an enterprise web development platform. The Software Engineer I will design a front-end testing framework, select the appropriate technologies, and implement tests for new and existing functionality. They play a role in Agile planning, product development, and monitoring emerging trends and technologies. The goal of this position will be to establish an automation testing backlog and then transition into being a full-stack software engineer on the team.

Agile Planning

  • Works with Product Management to understand the challenges that customers and end users face in their day-to-day work and partner with them to design viable solutions.
  • Recommends viable solutions to processes, technology, and interfaces that improve the effectiveness of the team and reduce technical debt.
  • Foresees capacity requirements for component usage and identifies limitations.
  • Provides input into story sizing, backlog grooming, and release planning.

Product Development

  • Contributes to product and solution designs to address critical issues and complex problems.
  • Designs, implements, and maintains automated regression tests for critical framework and application functionality.
  • Builds software applications across multiple platforms in response to the needs of stakeholders.
  • Performs trouble-shooting efforts and investigations when necessary.

Application Support

  • Provides ongoing support, monitoring, and maintenance of deployed products.

Emerging Technology Monitoring

  • Actively participates in the engineering community, staying up to date on new software technologies and best practices and shares insights with others in the organization.

Required Experience:

  • 1 year of experience with Javascript and web development

  • Knowledge of the software development lifecycle in an Agile environment

What We Look For:

  • Someone who’s passionate about and stays on the cutting edge of emerging web technologies

  • Experience building clean and functional front-end applications

  • Willingness to test as much of the core functionality of our app as possible

  • Ability to turn high-level requirements into a working system through iterative development

  • Ability to work on multiple projects and be flexible to adapt to changing requirements

  • High energy, confident, ambitious and self-motivated individual

  • BS in Computer Science or related degree, or equivalent work experience or training

Job ID: 1819235.