Dealerware has been recognized as a Best Places to Work 2022 – Austin Best Midsize Companies. We are a modern fleet management platform 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 was born out of a deep respect for the power of beautiful design. We believe B2B doesn’t have to be boring or uninspired. We’re looking for a marketing designer that can continue to elevate our brand through creative campaigns and collateral that inspires, educates and captivates our audience.
Dealerware has an immediate, full-time opportunity for a Solutions Architect to help us transform the way car dealers and manufacturers think about products and profits. We’re looking for an experienced architect who still likes getting their hands in the code on a regular basis, who has experience with monolithic to micro front end transformations, and who is excited by solving challenging technical problems. The Solutions Architect will own architectural design choices, and guide front and back-end comprehensive system design including API, web and mobile applications. Effective communication with executive team, technology partners, internal business units and team collaboration across Audi/VW group is essential to success.
Our front end software stack is currently being rewritten in React. We manage application state with Redux, and use SWR for data caching. Our primary testing frameworks are Jest and React Test library.
As a Solutions Architect you will:
Establish and advocate adoption of engineering best practices, leading by example
Assess new technologies and provide recommendations towards a service-oriented software architecture, developing solutions that can serve multiple product lines
Coach and mentor development team members on engineering standards and best practices
Lead development of mid and long-term technical roadmaps, including detailed migration strategies to evolve our applications
Inspire and excite people internally around the long-term technical vision
Contribute to solving the company’s toughest technical challenges
Create and maintain highly scalable web applications leveraging modern cloud platforms
Work with the design team to build amazing apps with React
Guide the development of tests and documentation as you oversee feature development
Maintain expertise in current and emerging technologies and tools
Represent Dealerware’s technology within Audi, and larger VW group
Your peers would say you:
Create simple, thoughtful solutions when presented with challenging requirements
Are passionate about scalability and high performance
Demonstrate end to end ownership of your applications, including security, deployment and monitoring tools and techniques
Possess excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills and are comfortable working with multiple stakeholders to understand and explain highly technical information in a clear, concise manner
Great at collaborating with cross-functional teams
Consistently deliver improvements to product and processes
Proven experience building microservice or SOA architectures
Proven experience taking a product to market
Strong understanding of object-oriented analysis and design; domain-driven design
Strong understanding of Agile methodologies
Experience leading web application development as a Principal Software Engineer or Architect
5+ years experience in React or other JS frameworks (TypeScript experience is a plus).
Experience designing, implementing, and integrating with RESTful APIs.
Experience with traditional CSS and CSS-in-JS
Experience working with databases in Redis
Experience with Micro-frontend architecture
Experience across the full application lifecycle from concept through retirement
Familiarity with mobile development frameworks and SDKs
Possess excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills and be comfortable working with multiple stakeholders to understand and explain highly technical information in a clearly/concisely
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
Generous Paid Parental Leave program
100% remote work or Hybrid offered
Modern office and a dynamic team in downtown Austin with free parking (for those who wish to come into the office)
Friendly, small company environment with a progressive culture and somewhat flexible hours
Backed by Audi, a 112-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.