The team is seeking an innovative Senior Full Stack Developer who truly enjoys developing and managing elegant and scalable systems environments for SaaS based on modern technologies including AWS Cloud, micro-
services and server-less architectures
Are you passionate about technology and building high quality software? If the answer is yes, then this is a great opportunity for you! We are looking for a dynamic, passionate, enthusiastic full stack software engineer to join our team.
You will be part of a high caliber team responsible for modernizing our product using the latest technologies and best practices.
Job Description : Why this role?
Why this role?
Input into the product design process - its more than solely coding. We are looking for people that are passionate about delivering exceptional experiences through app development
This role will lead systems and environment development for NEW applications based on existing and well-established platforms.
There is a large team of industry, product and technical experts in Toronto to help - you will not be alone.
Research new technologies, develop Proof of Concept, address system-level and cross-functional concerns
Understand and improve Architecture and System Design
We use a modern development stack including Amazon Web Services (AWS) Lambda & Kinesis and Node.js we are primarily an open source shop.
We run on Atlassian, SLACK, Jenkins, Github Enterprise, Splunk, SolarWinds and other top industry technologies.
You will be working in a stable business environment with strong organizational and management support, so you can focus on your craft.
Mastery, Autonomy and Purpose are core tenants that serve to drive us every day.
You will be supported by a 24 / 7 / 365 NOC and highly-skilled operations team.
We have a brand new, bright office on King St. We have invested heavily in the work environment.
12 Minute walk from Union Station if you are a commuter.
What you bring
Passion, enthusiasm and a positive attitude
8+ years of experience with high quality object-oriented code
2+ years of professional experience building Node.js backend applications
3+ years of experience with AWS
Solid understanding and experience working with relational DBs like Postgres, MySQL or Oracle
Experienced with development for AWS
Knowledge with Typescript
Experienced in developing REST APIs
Strong experience with Git source control
Experienced in working in an agile environment
Contribute in all phases of the Software Development Lifecycle
Passionately write well-designed, reusable, testable and efficient code
Collaborate with the engineering team to design, implement and launch new features
Support continuous improvements initiatives
Maintain quality and ensure responsiveness of applications
Strong ability to troubleshooting and resolving issues
Excellent written and verbal communication
Proven ability to meet deadlines
Other Skills & Experience that will help you :
Knowledgeable with test-driven development
Experience with CI / CD process
Familiarity with AWS technologies such as Lambda and Kinesis
Familiarity with the Serverless Framework
Familiarity with micro services
Familiarity with MongoDB, DynamoDB or any other No-SQL databases
Bachelor’s Degree required in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or above
Why ADESA and OPENLANE?
KAR Auction Services (NYSE : KAR) Fortune #702, the parent and of ADESA and OPENLANE, is investing heavily in technology in Toronto and recently acquired innovative companies at the forefront of the auction industry in TradeRev (Toronto) and DRIVIN (Chicago) among others.
If you love cars as much as you love Software Engineering this could be a great fit and a strategic step for your career.
Financial our compensation plans are market competitive and we benchmark regularly. We offer competitive benefits including Health & Dental Insurance, RRSP matching.
Employee Stock Purchase Plan to purchase KAR stocks at a discounted rate.
Dress for the Day casual dress policy
KAR Auction Services is expected to have substantial growth over the next few years.
More vehicles are sold through the OPENLANE platform than any other similar platform, by far. In 2017, over 900,000 vehicles were sold using OPENLANE the U.
S. and Canada combined.
OPENLANE supports more private labeled automobile remarketing programs than any other provider. We estimate that the brands utilizing our upstream solutions represent a substantial majority of U.
S. and Canadian retail automotive market share respectively.
OPENLANE is the defacto leader for online vehicle returns and remarketing solutions to automobile manufacturers and their captive finance companies.
Our experience in providing leading selling technology and experiences is second to none and provides us with unique insights and capabilities that we can leverage to benefit automobile sellers and buyers.
We thank all applicants. However, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
ADESA Canada is committed to providing employment in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.
Any assessment and selection materials or processes used during the recruitment process will be available in an accessible format to applicants with disabilities, upon request.
If contacted for an interview, please advise Human Resources if you require disability-related accommodation.