KAR Global powers the world’s most trusted automotive marketplaces through innovation, technology and people. Our end-to-end platform serves the remarketing needs of the world’s largest OEMs, dealers, fleet operators, rental companies and financial institutions.
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About Our Candidate:
OPENLANE, a KAR Global brand, the leader in online automotive remarketing, is currently looking for a Software Quality Engineer.
The team is seeking highly intelligent and innovative software quality engineers who truly enjoy developing and delivering elegant and scalable SaaS applications and are passionate about continually raising the quality and performance bar.
You will be part of a high-caliber team in a fast-paced environment that has an entrepreneurial feel and DevOps culture; responsible to ensure our Digital Marketplace solutions is operating at optimum performance. Your focus stretches to the full stack of the application: the WebUI, the Web Services and the non-functional performance. You will partner with the scrum team to implement the test strategy, toolset and practices to build quality into the software from start to production. You perform a key role in the continuous delivery of our leading Digital Marketplace solutions.
You'll be surrounded by people who are smart, passionate about software engineering and cloud computing, and believe that service stability and performance is critical to success.
OPENLANE, a KAR Global brand, is the online vehicle remarketing and portfolio management pioneer, delivering intelligent innovations and trusted technology solutions preferred by most OEMs, automotive finance companies and fleets. Operating more than 40 private-label remarketing marketplace sites and mobile apps in the U.S. and Canada, OPENLANE is the largest provider of vehicle portfolio management and remarketing services—by far.
With 20 years of industry leadership, OPENLANE has a proven track record of delivering the latest technology at scale, with loyalty-inspiring service and support.
As part of the KAR group of companies, OPENLANE supports the entire remarketing lifecycle, with integrated transport, wholesale, and data solutions that leverage the span and capabilities of KAR.
What You Will Be Doing:
Product development process – it’s more than solely coding/testing. Be collaborative member of the autonomous cross-functional team to define, build, test and deliver innovative enterprise-grade solutions
Design and implement automated build, test, and release processes
Define and continuously improve testing strategies
Drive adoption of tools, frameworks, and best practices for testability and code quality
Create and maintain test automation frameworks and tests
Monitor and report product quality; investigate and drive to resolution of issues
Work directly with your development team determining whether a given component or feature is ready for release
You will be working in a stable business environment with strong organizational and management support, so you can focus on your craft. Mastery, Autonomy and Purpose are core tenants that serve to drive us every day.
What You Need to Be Successful:
Bachelor’s Degree required in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent
Passion for high-quality execution, technical and operational excellence.
Proven track record working in an agile environment with sharp focus on shipping frequently while managing competing priorities and timelines.
Demonstrated passion for agile principles, values and continuous improvement of engineering processes
Strong believer and promoter of built-in-quality, DevOps mindset and automation
Solid understanding of software test strategies and techniques
3+ years of experience as Quality/Automation Engineer
2+ years of experience with modern testing frameworks
Strong experience with Git source control
Experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery
Support continuous improvements initiatives and actively identify bottlenecks and ways to improve engineering practices and development process
Promoter of writing well-designed, reusable, testable and efficient code
Contribute in all phases of the Software Development Lifecycle
Strong ability to troubleshooting and resolving issues
Knowledgeable with test-driven development
Experience with CI/CD process
Familiarity with Azure DevOps
Familiarity with micro services
Familiarity with MongoDB, DynamoDB or any other No-SQL databases
We want you to be well and thrive. Our benefits package includes:
Health Care insurance, including vision and prescription drugs benefits