Sr Software Engineer / Scrum Tech Lead, Media Core Platform

Cox Automotive   •  

Burlington, VT

Industry: Automotive.


8 - 10 years

Posted 245 days ago

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Team Overview:Our Software Engineers are extraordinarily passionate and driven by technology. We 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 working with the agile methodology as part of an interdisciplinary team, have experience working in fast-paced environments and who have passion and skills to take our product offering to the next level.The focus of “Don’t Panic” is central to the Cox Auto Enterprise and leveraging cutting edge technologies.  You will be the technical leader responsible for building the next generation responsive web app including AWS-based services.  You will be working on a small but very smart team with flexible, intelligent, and committed management.  This dynamic position is likely to be one of the best professional experiences you will ever have.Job Summary:As a Sr. Software Engineer/Scrum Tech Lead, you will work in a collaborative team environment that encourages you to perform at your best, while leading the engineering efforts of one of our scrum teams. You will be challenged to engineer right-sized solutions for complex business problems. You will architect, design and develop robust and responsive web apps along with AWS auto-scaling services for high-volume transactional web-based applications.Technologies we use:Responsive Web Technologies (React)Spring based services (Java)Progressive Web ApplicationsMessaging Technologies (RabbitMQ, SNS/SQS)Automated testing frameworks (unit, component, acceptance) (js / java)API Design for multiple devices (REST/GraphQL)Databases: MySQL, Dynamo, MongoCI/CD via JenkinsElastic BeanStalkTerraform and AnsibileJavaScript based Mobile Development Frameworks Your Role:

  • Design, develop and maintain framework for web-based applications to enhance the performance and reliability
  • Participate in the development of new industry-leading products leveraging the technologies we use
  • Design and develop AWS service oriented architecture solutions that integrating with complex database and third-party components.
  • Construct and manage services published to both internal and external consumers
  • Architect, design and develop platform level components including eventarchitectures, messaging, and caching solutions
  • Collaborate on developing best practices, code reviews, internal tools and process improvements
  • Guide, coach and mentor team members as required, assisting in the team’s skills development during software development projects.
  • Analyze and conceive solutions, and develop prototypes for next generation components to extend platform architecture, solve complex business problems and extend business functionality


Required Experience:

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related field. Advanced technical degree and/or related training a plus
  • At least 8+ years of full stack web development experience

What We Look For:

  • Use of RESTful to create Service Oriented Architecture
  • Building Framework & Platforms for AWS that can be deployed globally
  • Experience with cloud deployments
  • Responsible for the technical product
  • Design for High availability, SLA (service level agreements)
  • Failure mode testing
  • Managing design practices and implementation
  • Polyglot capabilities
  • Proven track record designing and implementing web applications with highly optimized and scalable architectures
  • Ability to work independently; designing, developing and deploying solutions, and to deliver projects on time with minimal direction
  • Experience evaluating and implementing best practices tools and techniques for software development, leading code reviews and coaching/mentoring Java and front-end Developers
  • Expert front end and Java skills and object-oriented design experience
  • Strong working knowledge of the Java web technology platform, applied use of design patterns, JSP and servlets
  • Excellent database development skills including a solid understanding of databasetechnologies, and logical and physical data modeling
  • Experience with session management, object relational mapping, XML web services, and agile development methodologies desired
  • Design and development of platform level components including events architectures, and messaging especially using AWS
  • Working knowledge with Spring Framework strongly desired

Job ID: 180407