Manager, Software Engineering

Location: North Hills, NY (11040)
Company: Cox Automotive
Salary: $78,595 - 112,278
Industry: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 4 days ago

Primary Location: 3400 New Hyde Park Rd, North Hills, NY, USA

Division: Cox Automotive

Job Level: Manager/Senior Manager

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Requisition Number: 202202726

At Cox, we're forward-thinking innovators who put people first. Our award-winning workplace culture is centered on inclusion and kindness, and we're looking for people to join our mission to be a force for good in the world. Come build a better future with us across automotive, communications, the environment and more.

We want to do everything we can to keep our employees safe and healthy. Therefore, where permitted by applicable law, you will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be considered for this U.S.-based job. Reasonable accommodations for medical and religious objections will of course be considered.

Keep reading to learn more about this opportunity to join the Cox family of businesses.

Work with Product Management and Architects to build a roadmap that continues to extend the platform and enable it to be a force multiplier
You are someone who fosters a culture of self-empowered teams and team members who are self-organizing, take decisions, make mistakes, learn from them, and challenge each other constructively

Your teams will be responsible for all aspects of the solution you build ranging from design to implementation to deployment to monitoring and support.
You will work with your teams to identify and respond to complex issues and deliverables, provide guidance in resolving them, bubble up risks and escalate for help when required

An ideal candidate would have 10+ years of experience with at least 5 years of experience in managing teams outside of US and coordinating work across different time zones.

What we are looking for .

People Skills

  • Team comes first and you enjoy working with engineers to build a highly cohesive team that makes continuous improvements
  • The ideal candidate embraces change, thrives from empowerment, enjoys working independently without frequent direction and feedback from others
  • A self-starter who can independently come up with solutions and when required does not shy away from asking for help or saying "I do not know"
  • Works well with lead and senior engineers injecting their ideas into the decision-making process
  • Takes the initiative in continuously identifying and pursuing personal development opportunities
  • You possess excellent communication skills where you can articulate the problem, the plan and the ask

Technology Skills

  • Hands on experience in working on large scale web applications built on technologies like Python, Django, SQL Alchemy, React, Mongo and Oracle or similar stack.
  • Experience leading major projects with API-first approach
  • Has a good understanding of CI/CD pipelines and how they contribute to velocity and quality
  • Is the torch bearer of DevOps and quality mindsets for the team
  • AWS experience a plus


  • Puts a premium on quality
  • Security is never an after though, you think about non-functional requirements at every step
  • Experience operating in Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Questions status quo and strives for continuous improvements
  • You leverage data and apply context to analyze, plan and take decisions
  • Actively participates in design discussions and code review
  • Qualifications - Internal


  • Compensation includes a base salary of $78,595 - 112,278. Salary may vary outside of the anticipated range based on factors such as the ultimate location of the position and the selected candidates experience.
  • Position is eligible for additional compensation that may include commission (annual, monthly, etc.) and/or an incentive program.
  • BA/BS and 7 years of experience with at least 1 year experience in a management/leadership role; or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
  • Experience building large and complex projects at scale, and maintained them over many release cycles
  • Practical experience with software engineering best practices
  • Experience of having worked in a scrum environment and knowledge of scrum framework.
  • Diverse background in breadth of technologies ranging from .NET, Java and modern UI frameworks.
  • Adept at articulating the product vision and drive the future roadmap with strong business acumen.

Preferred skills & experience

  • Experience in developing software on a cloud platform (eg AWS, GCP, MS Azure etc.)
  • Experience leading major projects with API-first approach
  • Experience operating in Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

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, 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

Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, visit our benefits page .

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. Cox provides reasonable accommodations when requested by a qualified applicant or employee with disability, unless such accommodations would cause an undue hardship.

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.

Web Reference : AJF/359644759-202
Posted Date : Sat, 02 Jul 2022

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