Lead Software Engineer


Description:Lead Software Engineer

Position Summary: We are looking for a motivatedindividual with zest for learning and passion for technology to be part of ourEngineering team. If you’ve got that spark and want to be a part of a dynamicteam building something great, we look forward to hearing from you!

  • Followbest practices for design, development and software release
  • Enthusiastic,passionate, contributing Agile Scrum Team member
  • Excellentoral and written communication skills
  • Decisionsmay have moderate influence on project schedules, relationships, and/orexpenditures.

TheLead Software Engineer provides a leadership role on the software developmentteam, leveraging his or her advanced technical skills and management abilities.

Technicalskills include: Analysis of business requirements; architecture anddesign of software systems; coding; automation; unit and system testing;versatility with multiple technologies; ability to quickly learn and use newtechnologies; integration of disparate technologies; troubleshooting ofdifficult problems; expertise with the software lifecycle; scoping and estimationof projects; and writing of technical documentation.

Managementskills include: Coordination of other team members; communicationwith technical management and other departments; reporting of status and risks;and working effectively with internal and external partners.


  • Works under minimal supervision; provided withassignments and objectives and given wide latitude for independent judgment.
  • Can be relied on to meet deadlines with high qualitydeliverables. May have some prior leadership experience.




  • 6+ years of .NET Development using VS 2010 + using .net 3.5 and up.
  • Experience building web based applications with ASP.NET, C#, MVC, Web Forms,WCF, WEB API, HTML, CSS, JavaScript,
  • Experience with JavaScript libraries like Knockout.js, Backbone.js, Ember.js, Angular.js, Handlebars.js and/or Node.js
  • -XML/XSL
  • Device/Browser agnostic responsive design experience
  • Object oriented programming and design patterns knowledge
  • Strong RDBMS background – Oracle/ SQL Server. Oracle 11g + preferred
  • Knowledge and or experience using NHibernate or other ORMs / Micro ORMs
  • Knowledge and or work experience with Unit testing frameworks and TDD/BDD
  • Knowledge of Dependency Injection – Autofac or Castle Windsor or comparable libraries.
  • GIT/ TFS experience
  • Knowledge and or Experience working in Scrum team

Additional Skills

  • Diploma in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
  • AWS Cloud knowledge
  • Deployment Automation
  • JIRA, Rally, Jenkins
  • Software Design and documentation skills.
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn quickly and apply new skills.

Organization: Cox Automotive

Primary Location: CA-ON-Mississauga-2700 Matheson Blvd E

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing

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