Software Engineer II, Website Platform

Cox Automotive   •  

Dallas, TX

Industry: Automotive.


Less than 5 years

Posted 270 days ago

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At Cox Automotive, we offer the chance to take a leading role in the digital revolution of the automotive industry. Our architects are energetic influencers that build world-class solutions that benefit the auto buying public, dealers and manufacturers. Collaboration is woven into the fabric of everything we do.  At Cox Automotive, you’ll be immersed in an environment that values your teamwork and collaborative problem-solving skills while still nurturing your individualism.   Job Summary: Our Software Engineers are energetic influencers who thrive on designing simple and scalable solutions to complex problems, and delivering leading edge software products for our customers. We are looking for exceptionally ambitious and communicative hands-on individuals who are comfortable collaborating within the Agile methodology as part of a cross-functional team, have experience working in fast-paced environments, and who have the passion and skills to take our product offerings to the next level.   As a Software Engineer II you will work in a collaborative team environment that encourages you to perform at your best, while contributing to the engineering efforts of one of our scrum teams. You will be challenged to engineer right-sized solutions for complex business problems. You will apply your knowledge of modern software design, best practices, design patterns, and frameworks, with an understanding of application performance and maintainability. You will aspire to use new technologies and challenge yourself to develop innovative solutions. You will work alongside developers and technical leads on a team where collaborative programming and mentoring is regularly practiced.    
Your Role: • 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 • 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 • 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 
Required: • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent combination of industry related professional experience and education • 0 – 2 years of working experience 


What We Look For: • 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 database technology