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Lead Software Test Engineer


Xtime, a Cox Automotive Brand, is currently looking for an experienced Lead Software Test Engineer to join our team.

Job Summary:

Lead Software Test Engineer will be involved heavily in design, implementation of our automation test framework. This individual will have the responsibility of leading other QA engineers. This individual will also have a deep functional understanding of our suite of products, and design/implement automation test cases accordingly to ensure their functional coverage and efficiency.


·       As lead QA of the team, responsible leading a team of test engineers testing a suite of complex web-based and mobile products.

·       Be a Quality Advocate for products under test. Speak out about issues, take a stand on product quality, and convince other teams to keep high quality standards

·       Execute manual testing of Web-based and mobile products.

·       Write/Execute Selenium automation and analyze results.

·       Train, mentor, and/or lead a team of QA  engineers

·       Bring creative solutions to the table



·       8+ years of work experience in a lead/senior QA role with direct hands-on skill set.

·       BS in Computer Engineering/Science or related field.

·       Experience testing inter-dependencies between multiple portals within product platform.

·       Extensive knowledge in QA automation such as Selenium or other equivalent UI based framework.

·       Extensive experience in understanding and testing complex products and platforms as well as their integrations and interactions.

·       Extensive experience improving quality process with proven, measurable results.

·       Experience testing Web-based and Mobile Application.

·       Leadership experience while staying hands-on (not a management position).

·       Broad and extensive experience in test procedures and manual and automated technologies.

·       SQL - knowledge of SQL commands.

·       Scripting Experience.

·       Basic programming techniques: object-oriented, data structures.

·       Emphasis on practical skills for reading and writing simple and maintainable code quickly.

·       Excellent Communication Skills - verbal and written.

·       Quick learner - able to learn new technologies quickly


Personal Attributes:

●      Ability to work on multiple projects and be flexible to adapt to changing requirements.

●      Willingness to embrace and learn new technologies.

●      Experience in an Agile/Scrum environment.

●      High energy, confident, ambitious and self-motivated individual.

●      Must be an effective communicator.



About XTime, a Cox Automotive Brand:

Xtime is SaaS provider of state-of-the-art ServiceCRM and scheduling solutions for automotive dealerships.  Xtime’s web-based applications provide automotive dealerships the ability to dramatically improve profitability through service department efficiency and increased customer-paid service revenue. A position at Xtime offers an excellent opportunity to join a fast-growing, market- leading organization. 


About Cox Automotive

Cox Automotive Inc. makes buying, selling and owning cars easier for everyone. The global company’s 34,000-plus team members and family of brands, including Autotrader®, 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.  For more information about Cox Automotive, visit 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.

Organization: Cox Automotive

Primary Location: US-CA-Redwood City-1400 Bridge Pkwy

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

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