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Software Engineer III (Java)

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Date: Jun 29, 2019

Location: San Jose, CA, US, 95134

Company: CDK

Job Description

Power the Possibilities


The CDK Global technology team is looking for collaborative innovators who are passionate about making their mark on emerging enterprise software products. We’re building and developing cloud technology for the automotive retail industry that will change the landscape for automotive dealers, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and the customers they serve.


Be Part of Something Bigger

Each year, more than three percent of the U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) is attributed to the auto industry, which flows through our customer, the auto dealer. It’s time you joined an evolving marketplace where research and development investment is measured in the tens of billions. It’s time you were a part of something bigger.


We’re expanding our workforce – engineers, architects, developers and more – onboarding early adopters who can optimize, pivot and keep pace with ever-evolving development roadmaps and applications.


Join Our Team

Growth potential, flexibility and material impact on the success and quality of a next-gen, enterprise software product make CDK an excellent choice for those who thrive in challenging, fast-paced engineering environments.


The possibilities for impact are endless. We have exceptional opportunities to evolve our industry by driving change through new technology.


If you’re ready for high-impact, you’re ready for CDK.

  • Code high quality software components that meet engineering team standards
  • Troubleshoot issues
  • Conduct code reviews, scope and estimate requirements, educate and mentor engineers 
  • Prioritize and solve problems in a fast paced environment 
  • Stay current with middleware trends and apply best practices to your code
Required Skills:
  • 5+ years of experience in J2EE and Java object-oriented programming
  • 2+ years of Java SpringBoot Framework experience
  • Experience with source control (Git, GitHub Flow)
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in IT, computer science or related field is preferred, with a * minimum of 2 years of directly related work experience in one of these fields (work experience may be used to in place of degree)
  • Experience working with distributed teams 
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • An ongoing thirst for new knowledge and ideas, and a passion for software engineering as a Full Stack Engineer.
  • Creative problem-solving, proficient debugging and profiling
Preferred Skills:
  • Proficient with JavaScript (React knowledge preferred)
  • Ability to work full stack


CDK Global knows you have passions outside of work.  You have family, friends, sporting events, and lots of things going on.   That’s why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to not only take care of you but your family as well.   All of our benefits are effective the first day of employment including 401K matching, paid time off to re-energize, donate your time to volunteer in your community, and tuition reimbursement to name a few.

At CDK, we pride ourselves on having a diverse workforce. We value and celebrate the uniqueness of individuals and the different perspectives they provide. We offer equal opportunity employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, or protected veteran status.  

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

Job Segment: Developer, Java, Computer Science, Cloud, Middleware, Technology

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