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Senior Software Engineer


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

Job Summary:

As the Senior Software Engineer, you will be responsible for creating the absolute best online experience for automotive ownership. This includes but not limited to working with Product Management on requirement gathering, architects and team lead on design and implementation, and QA on testing and bug fixes. In the role of Senior Software Engineer, you will be expected to work well in an agile, dynamic, team oriented environment. To be successful in the role, you must be able to work effectively in a fluid, fast-paced environment while maintaining good communication with management and team members.


·Independently and/or lead junior engineers in design/implement key technical projects

·Able to articulate key issues and draft action plan and communicate with management

·Execute on platform and applications roadmap deliverables

·Develop and deliver enhancements which meet or exceed customer needs

·Proactively collaborate and partner with internal stakeholders to deliver business impacting projects

·Develop high performance, scalable and secure solutions

·Enhance and maintain tools to support enhanced catalogs

·Plan and deliver core technology upgrades

·Diagnose, design, and implement solutions to key technology or application problems



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

·        BS in Computer Engineering/Science or related field. MS preferred.

·        Ability to communicate, influence other supporting teams such as product, QA, devops, etc. to achieve the objectives.

·        Ability to work with remote team members, either offshore or different location within US.

·        Fluency in technologies such as JAVA, JBoss, Tomcat, Spring, Struts, JavaScript, JSON, HTML5, data management (Oracle/PLSQL), Hibernate, AWS and WebServices)

·        Familiar with UI technologies such as React, Angular, etc.

·        Knowledge of development tools such as Visual Studio, Git, Jenkins, Jira, Fisheye, SVN, Eclipse or equivalent

·        Excellent written and oral communication skills

·        Ability to drive all phases of development cycle including requirements gathering, design, implementation, testing, rollout, and support


Personal Attributes:

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

       Ability to turn high-level requirements into a working system through iterative development

       Willingness to embrace and learn new technologies

       Great understanding of internet, systems, web technologies, and web service architectures

       Experience in an Agile/Scrum environment

       High energy, confident, ambitious and self-motivated individual

       Must be an effective communicator.


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,®, 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.

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

Unposting Date: 2018-11-19Advertisement