Backend Developer

Austin, TX (Remote) /
Corporate – Dealerware /
About Dealerware:
Dealerware is modern fleet management for the modern retailer. We are proud to be one of the hottest software companies in the automotive sector. By combining a modern-approach with fresh design thinking, Dealerware’s industry-leading SaaS platform enables best-in-class fleet management and mobility for top automotive dealerships and manufacturers. Three years ago, we burst onto the scene with a promise to reduce costs and elevate the customer experience at automotive dealerships. Today, we’re experiencing 100% YOY growth and are positioned to truly change the way the world hits the road. Across the automotive ecosystem, there’s hundreds of billions of dollars at stake. And we’re right in the swell of it.

Dealerware has an immediate, full-time opportunity for a Backend Developer to help us transform the way car dealers and manufacturers think about products and profits. We’re looking for someone that has professional experience with web programming, comfortable working with cloud platforms, knows the ins and outs of the frameworks and libraries they currently use and wants to master new frameworks.

As a Backend Developer, you will:

    • Build new features as a valued member of an agile team
    • Create amazing, reusable APIs in Ruby on Rails or Go
    • Receive coaching and mentoring from team members on software engineering activities and best practices
    • Contribute to solving the company's technical challenges
    • Practice T shaped skills by jumping into other areas of the technology stack at Dealerware

Required qualifications:

    • At least 2 years of experience with Ruby on Rails, Go, or Java in a corporate setting
    • Solid understanding of basic software engineering principles such as data structures and algorithms
    • Experience developing the back end of web applications

You will stand out if you:

    • Can show us working Ruby on Rails, Go, or Java code that you have written and are proud of
    • Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
    • Have an understanding of code versioning tools (such as Git)
    • Familiarity with RESTful APIs
    • Have an opinion on any development best practice or coding standard you use and can speak to us about why you have this opinion

Your peers would say you:

    • Take on new projects with enthusiasm
    • Are coachable and moldable when it comes to development best practices
    • Possess interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
    • Are great at collaborating within a team setting
    • Will go above and beyond to make sure the teams are successful
    • Have humility as well as an aptitude and enthusiasm for learning and sharing knowledge

Dealerware offers you:

    • Competitive base salary with bonus incentive eligibility
    • Full benefits (medical, dental, vision, 401K) + FREE telehealth (includes therapy visits) 
    • Training for all employees provided in Udemy
    • Tuition Reimbursement and continuing education
    • Unlimited paid vacation policy
    • 100% remote work (during COVID). Hybrid model anticipated post-COVID (can be largely remote or 100% remote depending on candidate preference and position)
    • Modern office and a dynamic team in downtown Austin with free parking
    • Friendly, small company environment with a progressive culture and somewhat flexible hours
    • Backed by Audi, a 111-year-old automotive industry leader
    • Semi-flat organizational structure that ensures your influence on products we build
    • Discounts on Silvercar rentals and participation in an Audi Lease Program

Dealerware is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth and pregnancy-related conditions), gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws and ordinances. Dealerware's management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities, access to facilities and programs and general treatment during employment.
*We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas.