1+ months

Lead Software Engineer

Cox Automotive
Austin, TX 78701
*Primary Location: *10415 Morado Cir, Austin, TX, USA
*Division: *Cox Automotive
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *No
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *202100083
*Cox Automotive* is adding an experienced *Infrastructure/DevOps* - *Lead Software Engineer* to join our *vAuto* group in *Austin*, *TX*.

*About vAuto*

vAuto, Inc. is an industry leading innovator and provider of automotive software solutions. Since the company was founded in 2005, vAuto has launched several first-in industry innovations, including its current suite of solutions that deliver a better way to price, appraise and stock pre-owned vehicles. We are a fast-moving technology company specializing in web & mobile application solutions for the Automotive Industry.

Our Software Engineers are energetic influencers who thrive on designing simple and scalable solutions to complex problems and delivering leading edge software products for our customers. We are looking for exceptionally ambitious and communicative hands-on individuals who are comfortable collaborating within the Agile methodology as part of a cross-functional team, have experience working in fast-paced environments, and who have the passion and skills to take our product offerings to the next level.

*The Job*

As Lead Software Engineer you will be responsible for designing & implementing DevOps tooling application which enables engineering teams to build and maintain cloud-based solutions which are secure, scalable, resilient, monitored, auditable and cost optimized. The Lead Software Engineer will have high degree of collaboration to drive cultural change and raise the maturity levels of the Continuous Delivery practices. You must have a very deep understanding of various development tools and cloud technologies. Enable developers to ship high quality products and features with an end-to-end mindset from conception to delivery and production support.

Support and work alongside a cross-functional engineering team building the DevOps culture and bringing in latest technologies.

To be successful, one must effectively communicate with our development and operations team to orchestrate the creation of solutions that can scale.

*Technology We Use*

* Dev platform (.Net, .Net core)

* AWS Cloud Infrastructure

* Serverless (Aurora, Fargate, Lambda)

* DBs (RDS, DynamoDB, Elasticache)

* Storage (S3, EBS)

* CICD (Codebuild, codepipeline, Github Enterprise)

* Containers (ECS, ECR, Kubernetes)

* Networking (Cloudfront, R53, API Gateway)

* IaC (terraform, cloud formation, packer)

* Logging (Splunk, Cloudwatch)

* APM (New Relic)

*The Role*

* Be really awesome.

* Serve as key leader and expert on DevOps practices.

* Engage with cross-functional teams in design, development and implementation of enterprise scalable cloud-based solutions, environment monitoring and self-healing, and facilitate autonomous delivery teams.

* Contributes to designing and implementing DevOps tooling applications.

* Implement and support Continuous Integration and Deployment Pipelines.

* Develop and automate standard operating procedures around common failure scenarios.

* Act as technical leader for an agile scrum team and actively participate in the project planning, sprint planning, daily scrum, and sprint review.

* Collaborate with the assigned delivery team or teams. Participate in their planning and design processes. Be a contributor to those teams efforts.

* Mentor other Software Engineers through the software development process and lead them in technical problem solving and troubleshooting


* Minimum of 7+ years of relevant professional experience.

* Minimum of 5+ years of experience in DevOps or Systems Engineer.

* Minimum of 5 years of experience setting up CI/CD pipelines.

* Minimum of 5 years of experience in AWS Cloud infrastructure.

* Should have hands on and good understanding on DevOps tools and automation framework

* Demonstrated hands-on experience with DevOps techniques building continuous integration solutions using latest tools & technologies like AWS, K8s, Docker, Git etc.

*What We Look For*

* Experience and understanding of working in AWS environments.

* Experience in building DevOps tooling applications which enables standardizing application development across teams.

* Experience supporting infrastructure for large multi-services applications.

* Experience working with infrastructure-as-code, CI/CD, and automated build tools.

* Experience building and maintaining Operation tools & scripts, modules and pipelines to make standing up infrastructure and systems repeatable.

* Experience in Cloud application security and governance.

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

* End-to-end ownership of product design to delivery.

* Must be an effective communicator.

* Willingness to mentor Software Engineers.

*Learn more about Cox Automotive*

* Location and 360 walkthrough - [http://bit.ly/1UctesS]()

* Make Your Mark - [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AqiRFkkglV0]()

* We Are Cox Automotive - [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OHb5koSO14E]()

* The Connected Cox Automotive Story - [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOCvFnzrOys]()

* Transforming the Auto Industry - [https://tinyurl.com/yy25uk4j]()

* Cox Conserves - [https://tinyurl.com/y5ezc6ec]()

* Explore Tech Careers @ Cox Automotive - [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_mn36o2NLI]()

* From the SVP of Product & Engineering - [https://tinyurl.com/yajqusgf]()

Who We Are
*About Cox Automotive*
Theres nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals 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.


Posted: 2021-02-12 Expires: 2021-05-14

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