Meet CarGurusthe #1 visited online car shopping website in the US. At CarGurus, were building the worlds most trusted & transparent automotive marketplace.We're not just a car shopping site, we aspire to connect buyers & sellers & ultimately to create trusted connections in buying, selling & the many other ancillary decisions involved in owning a car by providing data transparency & leveraging technology to make complex insights easily accessible.
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.
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Teams / Project Opportunities:
Algorithmic Traffic Acquisition: Design & develop algorithms to optimize customer acquisition & advertising efficiency. Collaborate with ourbest-in-brand engineersto evolve our big dataprocesses in an ever shifting real-world environment. SQL experience is a plus.
Digital Advertising: Gain hands on experience with the ad-tech domain by creating a Java batch process to manage display ad campaign attributes. Pull campaign performance stats from a third-party platform, run an optimization algorithm, then push updates to the campaign to enhance its performance.
Foundations:Build new Java micro-services that are deployed in containers on AWS leveraging technologies such as Docker & Kubernetes. Solve problems related to code & data separation. Learn how to scale an application for production usage. Modernize & improve existing services to be more scalable & streamlined.
US Consumer Listings: Help shoppers find the car theyre looking for by improving their search experience. Run AB tests & make enhancements to the Search Results & Vehicle Description pages using ReactJS as well as the Java APIs which serve the data displayed on those pages.
Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Information Systems, Information Science, Information Technology, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or similar
At the core of our company culture is a spirit of innovation, curiosity & collaboration. True to our start-up roots, were nimble, flexible & data-driven. We have a great respect for testing & learning, & a healthy aversion to meaningless meetings. Were committed to diversity & inclusion because we want all employees to have a sense of belonging. To power you through the day, our kitchens are stocked with snacks & drinks. Lunch is catered daily. All employees are shareholders. We believe that giving back is important, so we have established an Open Source Fund & Charitable Giving program which make quarterly donations to employee recommended organizations. We recognize that everyone has a life outside of the office which is why we have flexible schedules & unlimited personal time.
In addition to the US, CarGurus operates sites in Canada, the UK, Germany, Italy, & Spain with other markets on the horizon. Our offices are located in Cambridge, MA, Detroit, MI & Dublin, Ireland. If youd like to learn more, please visitour careers page.