North Hills, NY, United States
Engineering, It, Automotive
Principal Software Engineer','1811558','','Dealertrack','!*!
As a Principal Software Engineer, you will be responsible to lead a group of talented developers to create best in class vehicle ownership experience products. This is both a hands-on and lead role. The Principal Software Engineer will enable our Lender Services focus and will design and develop capabilities that will help us accelerate our Lender initiatives. This engineer will be working primarily with our Lender Solutions leadership and help build storing integration synergies with F&I solutions. This Engineer plays a role a
critical role in our thinking, approach and will enable Agile planning by providing advice and guidance, and monitoring emerging trends.
Works with Product Management to understand the challenges that customers and end users face in their day-to-day work and partner with them to design viable solutions.
Recommends viable solutions to processes, technology, and interfaces that improve the effectiveness of the team.
Foresees capacity requirements for component usage and identifies limitations.
Provides input into story sizing, backlog grooming, and release planning.
Contributes to product and solution designs to address critical issues and complex problems.
Builds software applications across multiple platforms in response to the needs of stakeholders.
Understands technical architecture and writes software and automated tests that are aligned with agreed upon standards.
Performs trouble-shooting efforts and investigations when necessary.
Provides ongoing support, monitoring, and maintenance of deployed products.
Actively works with less experienced software engineers providing technical guidance and oversight.
Actively participates in the engineering community, staying up to date on new software technologies and best practices and shares insights with others in the organization.','','','!*!
15 years of work experience in a senior technical role
BS in Computer Engineering/Science or related field. MS preferred.
Ability to communicate, influence other supporting teams such as product, business QA, etc. to achieve the objectives.
Ability to work with remote team members, either offshore or different location within US.
Working experience in coding within multiple technology stacks
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to drive all phases of development cycle including requirements gathering, design, implementation, testing, rollout, and support
Knowledgeable of or experience in the Automotive industry with an understanding of end-to-end lender and dealership operations is a plus
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 is transforming the way the world buys, sells and owns cars with industry-leading digital marketing, retail, financial and wholesale solutions for consumers, dealers, manufacturers and the overall automotive ecosystem worldwide. The Cox Automotive family includes Autotrader®, Dealer.com®, Dealertrack®, Kelley Blue Book®, Manheim®, NextGear Capital®, vAuto®, VinSolutions®, Xtime®, incadea® and a host of other brands. With a complete and connected view of the automotive ecosystem, Cox Automotive is a global company connecting people, cars and capabilities with services that link the automotive value chain. Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises. 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.','Cox Automotive','US-NY-North Hills-3400 New Hyde Park Rd','','Regular','Individual Contributor','Day Job','','Yes, 5 % of the Time','Full-time','Ongoing','Principal Software Engineer
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