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CARMAX Senior Software Engineer in Richmond, Virginia

8901 - Corp Office West Crk - 12800 Tuckahoe Creek Parkway, Richmond, Virginia, 23238

CarMax, the way your career should be!

About this job

At CarMax, we are industry disruptors. At the heart of our innovation is new digital products. Working on many different aspects of the customer experience, our Senior Engineers research and discover new opportunities and shape products to fulfill them. From inception to completion, you will develop tools and technology, learning quickly from our spirit of experimentation. You will have a direct impact on improving the performance of our business and ensuring customers can buy the vehicles they want in a way that is right for them!

About this job

The Senior Engineer is responsible for the development, implementation, maintenance, and support of software solutions. Associates in this position must be experienced in advanced programming, design patterns, and databases. This job requires a key hands-on contributor in the software development life-cycle, performing analysis and design as well as influencing development teams to achieve project goals. Associate is a proven team player and highly qualified to identify development tasks across the application stack. Software Engineers have a passion for their craft and a passion for continued education.

What you will do – Essential responsibilities

Work with store and customer experience center associates to understand the real-life challenges of customers and discover what they need to move seamlessly between the online and in-person shopping experiences

Collaborate with colleagues in product design, product management and systems architecture to develop experimental solutions and bring great ideas to life

Market your new ideas internally and evolve them according to feedback and critique within an agile environment

Stay on top of industry trends and best practice to continuously improve what we do and ensure our customer experience is the best it can be

Qualifications and requirements

  • 5+ years of Salesforce development experience required

  • Experience as a software developer working with product teams

  • 2+ years' Experience with Lightning

  • Experience with API design and integration

  • Application architecture and design patterns, including Separation of Concerns

  • Experience serving as technical lead throughout the full software development life cycle

  • Knowledge of professional software engineering and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations

  • A degree in Computer Science or a related discipline

  • Exceptional communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Salesforce Developer I and Developer II certifications

  • Experience with Field Service, Lightning Scheduler a plus

  • Continuous Integration experience

  • CRM and Mobile experience

  • Integration experience within the Salesforce space (REST, SOAP, ESB)

Sponsorship Note:

Candidates must be legally authorized to work for any U.S. employer on a full-time basis. Sponsorship will be considered for this specific role

Remote Work:

Work location is flexible if approved by the Company except that position may not be performed remotely from Hawaii or Colorado

About CarMax

CarMax disrupted the auto industry by delivering the honest, transparent and high-integrity experience customers want and deserve. This innovative thinking around the way cars are bought and sold has helped us become the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, with over 200 locations nationwide.

Our amazing team of more than 25,000 associates work together to deliver iconic customer experiences. Along the way, we help every associate grow their career and achieve their best, at work and in their community. We are recognized for our commitment to training and diversity and are one of the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For.

CarMax is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion:

CarMax is committed to bringing together people from different backgrounds and perspectives, providing employees with a safe, welcoming, and inclusive work environment.

CarMax is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, and any other characteristics protected by law.

Upon an applicant's request, CarMax will consider reasonable accommodation to complete the CarMax Job Application.

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