FULL STACK DEVELOPER | COX Automotive | JOB ID 1914256

  • Cox Automotive Canada
  • 8277 Lawson Road, Milton, ON, Canada
  • Oct 15, 2019
Full time General Information Technology (IT)

Job Description

Primary Location: 8277 Lawson Rd, Milton,ON CA
Other Locations:
Division: Cox Automotive
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Travel: No
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Requisition Number: 1914256

About Cox Automotive Canada

Cox Automotive is transforming the way the world buys, sells, and owns cars with industry-leading digital marketing, software, financial, wholesale and e-commerce solutions for consumers, dealers, manufacturers and the overall automotive ecosystem worldwide. In Canada, the Cox Automotive family includes Dealer.com®, Dealertrack®, HomeNet®, Manheim®, NextGear Capital®, Ready Logistics®, RMS Automotive®, vAuto®, VinSolutions® and Xtime®, along with a host of other brands in other countries. The global company has 34,000 team members in more than 220 locations and is a partner to more than 50,000 auto dealers, as well as most major automobile manufacturers. Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of 120-year-old Cox Enterprises, Inc., which has revenues exceeding $20 billion and approximately 55,000 employees. Cox Enterprises’ other major operating subsidiaries include Cox Communications and Cox Media Group. For more information about Cox Automotive Canada, visit coxautoinc.ca.

 
Position Overview:


The Software 
developer 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
  • 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
Technology/Experience/knowledge:
  • 2-5 years as a Full Stack JavaScript Developer

  • A solid understanding of JavaScript and HTML5 is required

  • Expert skills in client/server-side JavaScript preferably in ReactJS (ES6), NodeJS, REST API

  • Experience with version control systems like Git/SVN is required

  • Experience making architectural decisions that will help us scale our product

  • Proficiency with MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server is required

  • Proficiency with MongoDB or another NoSQL database is required

  • Understanding of data structures and algorithms are required

  • Experience with Messages queues like Kafka, RabbitMQ or similar technologies

  • Experience with AWS Services like Lambdas Functions, API Gateways, Elastic Search, s3 bucket, Redis

  • Experience with Docker build and deploy applications is an asset

Work conditions:
  • Amazing benefits5 weeks paid vacation per yearGenerous Insurance plan (medical, dental, life, disability)RRSP contribution planVenngo Discount programs; and much more!
  • At Cox Automotive Canada, our employees are our greatest resource!


About Cox Automotive

Cox Automotive Inc. makes buying, selling and owning cars easier for everyone, while also enabling mobility services. The global company’s 34,000-plus team members and family of brands, including Autotrader®, Clutch Technologies, Dealer.com®, Dealertrack®, Kelley Blue Book®, Manheim®, NextGear Capital®, VinSolutions®, vAuto® and Xtime®, are passionate about helping millions of car shoppers, tens of thousands of auto dealer clients across five continents and many others throughout the automotive industry thrive for generations to come. Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises Inc., a privately-owned, Atlanta-based company with revenues exceeding $20 billion. www.coxautoinc.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.

Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations:  Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services.   Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

 

Job ID: 1914256