LEAD SOFTWARE ENGINEER | Cox Automotive Canada

  • Cox Automotive Canada
  • 2700 Matheson Boulevard East, Mississauga, ON, Canada
  • Jan 23, 2021
Full time General Information Technology (IT)

Job Description

Primary Location: 2700 Matheson Blvd EMississaugaON, CA

Division: Cox Automotive

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Requisition Number: 208000

 

 

 

Position Overview:
The Lead Software Engineer is responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining web and web services-based software applications. These applications fulfill critical business needs and directly impact our customers. We are looking for a motivated individual with zest for learning and passion for technology to be part of our Engineering team. If you’ve got that spark and want to be a part of a dynamic team building something great, we look forward to hearing from you!

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Developing and testing complex Web applications
  • Designing applications to balance customer and internal (support and maintenance) needs
  • Clean coding patterns
  • Mentoring other developers in the team, ensure code quality and perform code reviews
  • Working in a team-oriented Agile environment to accomplish high-level business goals
  • Contributing solutions to issues and problems across product areas
  • Providing progress updates and following through on commitments to the team to meet deadlines
  • Working with business users to define requirements for applications and suggesting improvements
  • Adhering to policies regarding Development Life Cycle, IT controls, and changing control for all development

Qualifications:

Qualifications, skills, and abilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, or other related field combined with three years of software development experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Effective listening and communication skills
  • Should be highly adaptable, detail-oriented, and able to work autonomously
  • Use of business-oriented approach of understanding development goals from a customer perspective and how individual tasks contribute; use of cater-development approach to improve those results
  • Ability to build relationships and work collaboratively
  • Ability and desire to problem-solve, prioritize, and multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong desire for continuous learning and personal growth

Technologies:

  • 7+ years of .Net development experience using .Net Core
  • 4+ years as a Full Stack Developer using modern front-end frameworks
  • Expert skills in client/server-side in ReactJS (ES6), Redux, .Net Core, C#, REST API
  • A solid understanding of JavaScript and HTML5 is required
  • Experience with version control systems like Git/SVN is required
  • Experience making architectural decisions that will help us scale our product
  • Proficiency with MongoDB or another NoSQL database is required
  • GitHub and understanding of code-reviews using pull requests
  • CI/CD – experience on different branching and environment strategy
  • Unit Testing Framework
  • Understanding of data structures and algorithms are required

Nice to have:

 

  • AWS experience with DynamoDB, S3
  • Proficiency on Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server

Who We Are

About Cox Automotive

There’s nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

 

About Cox 

We are the Cox family of businesses. We’ve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us.  Our primary divisions – Cox Communications and Cox Automotive – are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators.  We’re also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation.  We’re looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope you’ll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.   

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer – All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Job ID: 208000