Software Engineer II
Company: Cox Automotive
Posted on: January 23, 2023
We get it. You've got these amazing technical instincts, and
you'd like to put them to work. Why wouldn't you, when you have the
knowhow to evaluate and choose the right technology and approach
for each job you encounter. Your love for learning drives you to
always stay in-step with the right tools to get things done and
If this sounds a lot like you, then you might be a solid fit for an
opportunity at Cox Automotive as a Software Engineer II .
At Cox Automotive, our engineers and technologists are literally
changing the way people buy, sell and use cars. With operations
across five continents and powerhouse brands like Autotrader and
Kelly Blue Book in our family, we have the reach to make this
transformation happen in new and exciting ways. From browsing to
test driving, purchasing to servicing, the positive change we
envision for the automotive industry is being driven by our
We've got some of the most robust data in the industry, so our big
data insights can lead to some amazing creations.
And now, we're working on creating a future that is autonomous,
connected, electric and shared. And you, my friend, could make this
a reality. All while working in an environment
where we lift each other up and share a deep commitment both to our
people and to our purpose of building a brighter future for the
As a part of our Software Engineer team, you'll develop
cutting-edge web & mobile applications that the auto industry
around the globe will use and love. You'll bring websites and apps
to life with your sharpened skills, taking our designers' visions
and using modern technologies to turn them into realities.
You'll work alongside our technical architects and leads as part of
a tremendous team that tackles projects for end consumers and
global auto manufacturers. They'll look to you to deliver on
several fronts, including:
Developing and delivering an amazing range of high profile,
accessible and compliant web and mobile projects
Work with teammates and tech resources to discover the technical
solutions that meet our business requirements
Work with some of the most innovative technologies in the business,
like Bootstrap, Angular, Typescript, Java (Spring Boot, Groovy,
Grails), Node, Git, Terraform, AWS (Elastic Beanstalk, EC2, S3,
SNS, SQS, Aurora, etc.) and so much more
Develop solutions in-line with in-house standards and practices
Perform unit testing during the code development process
Contribute to the evolution of our best practices, and ID suitable
new tools, as well as system and service improvements
Perform complex application programming activities using the latest
Create scalable, accessible, and effective features across multiple
browsers, operating systems, and device types.
Collaborate with our Product Owners, Designers, and other
developers to find the best solutions under the sun, then deliver
them to our production team.
What's In It For You?
Really good question, and we have some good answers that we hope
We want you to feel cared for and respected (like you do with our
customers), and that starts with Cox's highly competitive pay and
other compensation perks (401k + company matching, comprehensive
medical benefits, etc.). We also offer discounted Cox services,
tuition reimbursement for academic pursuits, adoption assistance,
paid time off to volunteer, childcare and eldercare resources, pet
insurance and much more.
Good work should be rewarded, and not just with a healthy paycheck.
And while we may be innovation obsessed, we never forget that we
are human powered. So, it's our goal to make sure you feel
recognized for your contributions. It's also important to work
alongside colleagues who "get you." At Cox, you'll find a workplace
where relationships are crafted with care and successes are
celebrated with high fives. We strive to create an environment
where you can do you, and everyone from leadership to new hires can
support and feel supported.
We know you're always looking for growth and the opportunity to
learn new things. At Cox Automotive, you'll have all kinds of
opportunities to expand your expertise and grow your skills in ways
that will challenge and empower you. And in the future, you may
have the opportunity to drive innovation in other sectors where the
Cox family of brands operates like cleantech, health care and
You'll work alongside fantastic people who want to see you succeed.
We know none of us is as smart as all of us, and we strive to bring
out the best in everyone. Our beliefs, our ways of working and
lifting each other up, our knowledge, and our commitment to people
and purpose all form a cultural fabric that is remarkably flexible,
but extraordinarily strong.
You'll also get to work with a wide range of products and
technologies across the Cox Automotive ecosystem, allowing you to
have a hands-on experience in transforming an industry. We don't
believe in limitations, only possibilities. Our technological
capabilities combined with your wisdom and wizardry will allow us
to grow the good and drive incredible innovation.
And you'll quite literally have an opportunity to make the world a
better place. That may sound like hyperbole, but it's true. Across
the Cox family of businesses, we've launched a movement to
positively impact 34 million lives by 2034 in areas like technology
access and education, social equity, and environmental
sustainability through a wide range of company programs,
partnerships and employee volunteer opportunities.
You're someone who understands great things never came out of
comfort zones. You've got strong analytical skills and believe in
taking action to make things happen. The world is changing fast,
and your grit, gray matter and grace will be essential to our
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field and 2+ years
experience OR MS w/ up to 2 years experience OR 6 years experience
of equivalent combination of industry related professional
experience and education.
A programming history with Java, Web Services (RESTful, SOAP),
web libraries and frameworks like Angular, React, Bootstrap, and
Familiarity with full web stacks, single page applications and
microservice architecture, as well as developing internal business
applications and business integration.
You can create a clear path forward when things get a bit
ambiguous. You value - and demonstrate - traits like agility,
responsiveness, and dependability. And you never confuse confidence
with ego, a refreshing quality that your collaborators always
You love working with the most innovative engineering technologies,
like Bootstrap, Angular, Typescript, Node, Java, Spring Boot,
Groovy, Grails, AWS, and Microservices. You're also excited about
the prospect of working in a startup environment on projects that
will be used by both end consumers and employees of the largest
automobile manufacturers around the world.
Knowledge of how to implement API and integration technologies in a
distributed, enterprise-class environment using a combination of
Experience in cloud hosting, security architecture, distributed
computing, and developer operations (Linux Administration, Git,
Chef, Puppet, Maven, Ansible, etc.)
You're seasoned in Agile development methodologies, such as Scrum
To be employed in this role, you'll need to clear a pre-employment
background check and drug test. Cox Automotive does not currently
consider a pre-employment drug test for marijuana for this
position. However, we are a drug-free workplace, so the possession,
use or being under the influence of drugs illegal under federal or
state law during work hours, on company property and/or in company
vehicles is prohibited.
About Cox Automotive
At Cox Automotive, people of every background are driven by their
passion for mobility, innovation and community. We transform the
way the world buys, sells, owns and uses cars, accelerating the
industry with global powerhouse brands like Autotrader, Kelley Blue
Book, Manheim and more. What's more, we do it all with an emphasis
on employee growth and happiness. Drive your future forward and
join Cox Automotive today!
Cox empowers employees to build a better future and has been doing
so for over 120 years. With exciting investments and innovations
across transportation, communications, cleantech and healthcare,
our family of businesses - which includes Cox Automotive and Cox
Communications - is forging a better future for us all. Ready to
make your mark? Join us today!
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance
(medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid
days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness
days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be
offered, visit our benefits page .
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. Cox
provides reasonable accommodations when requested by a qualified
applicant or employee with disability, unless such accommodations
would cause an undue hardship.
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engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our
applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or
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