Location Carmel, Indiana
Job Number 170987
Brand NextGear Capital
NextGear Capital, a Cox Automotive brand, is seeking a Senior Software Engineer with Java experience to join our Technology Team located just outside of Indianapolis in Carmel, Indiana.
The Software Engineer is responsible for developing custom software solutions to support NextGear's business initiatives, while following the NextGear SDLC process.
The Candidate will develop custom software to support NextGear's business initiatives as part of an Agile software development team.
Work with the rest of the NextGear family to develop software that helps the organization to perform more efficiently and profitably
Lead Communities of Practice (CoPs) to leverage shared knowledge and interest across project teams
Work closely with Product, UX, and Design teams, as well as other software engineers.
Write unit tests in JUnit, Protractor, Karma, and/or other testing libraries
Lead paired programming with other developers, sharing technical and business domain knowledge and reducing software defects
Aggressively refactor (at the system level and below) in order to keep technical debt to a minimum
Contribute back to the Open Source community, where appropriate, by deploying non-proprietary component development to OS repositories
Be a leader in the Indianapolis area developer community, as well as the worldwide virtual community of software development
5+ years web development experience in Java or similar web development language
Demonstrable experience in software development with Java
Experience preferred in one or more of the following technologies:
Ability to learn, use, implement, and integrate leading technologies
Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
Ability to think strategically
Able to work independently, self-motivated, and a strong team player
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, able to communicate with all levels of the organization
Ability to investigate, troubleshoot, and fix software defects and configuration issues
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience preferred
Previous experience in a team environment preferred
Who We Are:
NextGear Capital is the world’s leading independent inventory finance company, providing flexible lines of credit for dealers to purchase new and used inventory throughout the U.S.
Canada and the United Kingdom.
NextGear Capital delivers innovative solutions that empower dealers to buy and sell inventory with versatile lines of credit that can be used at over 1,000 auto and specialty auctions and other inventory sources.