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CarGurus // online platform for used cars
 
Engineering, Full Time    Cambridge, MA    Posted: Wednesday, July 31, 2019
 
   
 
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Meet CarGurusthe #1 visited online car shopping website in the US. At CarGurus, were building the worlds most trusted & transparent automotive marketplace where its easy to find great deals from top-rated dealers.

Founded in 2006 by Langley Steinert (co-founder of TripAdvisor), CarGurus is a technology company with a passion for data & its power to simplify every aspect of the car shopping experience. Using proprietary technology, search algorithms & innovative data analytics, we provide unbiased validation on pricing, dealer reputation & vehicle history.

CarGurus is looking for aSoftware Engineerto join our engineering team in Cambridge, MA.If you are a self-motivated full stack engineer who thrives on building applications from the ground up, leveraging the latest technologies, using data to drive decisions, collaborating with other really smart people, & moving quickly, then you've found the right place.

As a Software Engineer at CarGurus, you will provide technical leadership in a fast-moving, data-driven environment. You will be deeply engaged in the full development lifecycle designing, developing, testing, deploying, maintaining, monitoring & improving software. You will deploy code daily & use data to drive our decisions, while delivering software & analytics to consumers & dealers. You will own your projects & collaborate with fellow engineers & product partners as you solve interesting problems with a global impact.And no, you do not need to know about cars to work here.

Qualifications

  • 3+ years of software development experience
  • Expertise with Java or similar object-oriented languages
  • Strong understanding of MySQL or similar relational databases
  • Understanding of how to build high volume, distributed back-end services with latest technologies
  • Knowledge of, or desire to learn search & / or related technologies like ElasticSearch
  • Experienced with a modern Javascript framework like React.js is a plus
  • Able to conceptualize, develop, test, & release product
  • Drawn to & thrive in a fast-paced environment that pushes code daily
  • Able to work independently, as well as collaboratively
  • Experienced with building scalable websites (e-commerce) or large-scale applications
  • B.S. degree in Computer Science or related field (preferred)

CarGurus Culture:

At the core of our company culture is a spirit of innovation, curiosity & collaboration. True to our start-up roots, were nimble, flexible & hardworking. We have a great respect for testing & learning & a healthy aversion to scheduling meetings to discuss meetings. Lunch is catered daily. Gym membership is free. Foosball & ping pong are played often. Now a publicly-traded company, were as committed as ever to cultivating the culture that got us here.

In addition to the US, CarGurus operates sites in Canada, the UK & Germany with other markets on the horizon. Our offices are located in Cambridge, MA, Detroit, MI & Dublin, Ireland. If youd like to learn more, please visit our careers page.

 
 
 
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