Software Engineer II - Sales Technology

Cox Communications Inc Atlanta , GA 30301

Posted 2 months ago

*Primary Location: *6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA

  • Division: *Cox Communications Inc

  • Job Level: *Individual Contributor

  • Travel: *Yes, 5 % of the Time

  • Schedule: *Full-time

  • Shift: *Day Job

  • Requisition Number: *202102266

  • Role Summary*

This role supports our residential sales teams by ensuring they have reliable access to the information they need to be successful in their roles. This includes ideating, developing, deploying and testing, and measuring the quality of Sales Knowledge Management and Communications Technology applications using a variety of tools, disciplines, and platforms to equip our sales teams. The creation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of sales facing tools/applications are all critical elements of this role.

The ideal candidate is ready and excited to keep up with the pace of change, ensure the voice of our sales teams is heard, and enjoys connecting people and information.

  • Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions

Develops, implements, integrates and maintains applications (Key, MainPage, The Scoop(CoxOne), Rancher Containers, Virtual Servers). Under general supervision, formulates and defines system scope and objectives through research and fact-finding to develop or modify moderately complex information systems and applications. Prepares detailed specifications from which programs will be written. Designs, codes, tests, debugs, documents and maintains those programs. Designs and constructs databases to ensure integrity, performance, accessibility, and recoverability of data. Establishes database definitions and tables; designs, codes, tests, and implements custom database scripts and formal procedures. May perform physical or logical data modeling. May also develop in the following areas: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Mobile Solution Services (MSS), Product Development, and Sales.

  • Completes all technical development tasks pertaining to applications per approved projects and allocated budgets

  • Interfaces extensively with functional users to ideate and confirm the applicability of design alternatives, identifies and recommends cost effective options, and address user concerns;

  • Interfaces as necessary with all critical integration points to insure that applications are integrating successfully and efficiently with all requested applications;

  • Conducts necessary internal quality assurance, system testing, and load testing to ensure that the application is of high quality when released to users for the User Acceptance Testing phase of the project (manage all necessary migration of software code to/from the respective environments: development, quality assurance, training)

  • Works closely with end users and corporate sponsors during the User Acceptance Testing phase of the project to ensure that any and all necessary changes to the application can be accommodated to meet user requirements while also honoring timeline and budget restrictions;

  • Provides detailed deployment documentation to the support group to insure preparedness to deploy new releases into the production environment within the SLA windows

  • Designs, implements, and maintains databases with respect to access methods, access time, validation checks, and statistical methods;

  • Maps workflow and creates design specifications based on functional requirements;

  • Translates logical information model to efficient physical database and supporting software designs/patterns

  • Configures, analyzes, designs, develops, and maintains software patterns and applications to support business processes and functions; works on large, complex installations

  • Proactively monitors agent feedback tools and solicits feedback to ensure the content is accurate and meets the needs of our sales teams. Researches alternatives and proposes improvement recommendations to leadership for enhancements to communications and knowledge center tools.

  • Evaluates reusability of current data for additional analysis;

  • Reviews object and data models and the metadata repository to structure the data for better management and quicker access

  • Serves as an expert to application developers to provide expertise on database capabilities and constraints

  • Implements and maintains API Calls/Endpoints and ensures reliability and quality for these services

  • Requires agility and ability to adjust/adapt as tools and the business change


  • 2 or more years of experience in Python Web development/API Creation and management

  • 2 or more years of experience in HTML/CSS/JS development

  • 2 or more years of experience in Linux System Administration

  • 2 or more years of experience with Containerized system design, implementation, and maintinence (Docker/Kubernetes, Rancher/Openshift)

  • 2 or more years of experience with MySQL/SQL server configuration and maintenance

  • Requires strong knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Sharepoint and HTML Adobe Creative Cloud, VS Code/Pycharm, Jenkins, Django, Git, SQL

  • Requires strong knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Sharepoint

  • 2+ years of experience building and modifying SQL queries

  • Process and Testing driven/Documentation focused

  • Flexible/ability to work in an agile development environment

  • Proven ability to meet deadlines

  • Excellent interpersonal, peer leadership, presentation, collaboration skills and ability to work effectively with teams throughout the organization

  • Preferred*

  • BS/BA degree in related discipline strongly desired

  • Experience in telecommunications industry desired

  • Proven experience presenting & consulting with operational leadership

  • Experience with Adobe Analytics/Launch and other engagement measurement platforms is a plus

  • Experience with NodeJS or ReactJS is a plus

  • Recognized as a valued and respected subject matter expert in specific functional and/or technical area within the Technology industry (i.e., published articles in credible industry publications, holds patents, etc.)

  • Demonstrated ability to acts as a strategic visionary by developing long-term solutions (2 - 3 years out) that prove to be successful

  • Demonstrated ability to develop creative and innovative IT solutions

  • Demonstrated ability to leverage a cross functional view when developing strategies and applying solutions

  • Demonstrated ability to synthesize information quickly and make appropriate requisite decisions regarding resources and/or action

  • Actively participates and mentors in specific area of expertise by conducting ongoing research and attending conferences; may present ideas to peers in the field of expertise

Who We Are

  • About Cox Communications

Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. Were dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.

  • About Cox

We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions

  • Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at
    Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, visit our benefits page.
    Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

  • All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
    Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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