Software Engineer II, Website Platform

Cox Automotive   •  

Burlington, VT

Industry: Automotive.


Less than 5 years

Posted 240 days ago

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Job Summary:

The Software Engineer writes and maintains code within applications and systems to implement capabilities and features, improve performance and maintainability, while reducing technical debt in alignment with product and technology road maps. The Software Engineer plays a role in Agile planning, providing advice and guidance, and monitoring emerging trends.  This position is open on the Web Tools Team within the Website Platform Release Train.The Web Tools team collectively represents a partnership between Client Services and Engineering. This position will help drive enhancements and maintenance of our Web Product Tools, such as our 3rd Party Tool, Composer and other functionality, supporting the operational efficiency needs and tooling experience for our internal and external stakeholders.

Your role:

  • 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
  • Contributes to product and solution designs to address critical issues and complex problems
  • Builds software applications across multiple platforms in response to the needs of stakeholders
  • Understands technical architecture and writes software and automated tests that are aligned with agreed upon standards
  • Performs trouble-shooting efforts and investigations when necessary
  • Provides ongoing support, monitoring, and maintenance of deployed products
  • Actively works with less experienced software engineers providing technical guidance and oversight
  • 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


Preferred Skills:

  • Working experience in design, development, and implementation of highly scalable, high-volume software systems and components, client-facing web applications, and major Internet-oriented applications and systems
  • Working experience realizing applications from conception and design, to implementation and support
  • Working experience in coding within multiple technology stacks (e.g. Front-end: browser and device typically using common client-side technologies – HTML, CSS, JavaScript; Back-end: server, application, database using languages like PHP, Python, Ruby)
  • Working experience with application lifecycle methodologies (e.g. agile, iterative)
  • Working experience in analysis, design and programming
  • Working experience with appropriate databasetechnology

What we look for:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent combination of industry related professional experience and education
  • ScrumDeveloper Certification or equivalent
  • 0 – 2 years of working experience