Software Engineer (Sr Cloud Engineer) 1

CDK Global Portland , OR 97201

Posted 9 months ago

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With more than $2 billion in revenues, CDK Global is a leading global provider of integrated information technology and digital marketing solutions to the automotive retail and adjacent industries. Focused on enabling end-to-end automotive commerce, CDK provides solutions to dealers in more than 100 countries around the world, serving approximately 28,000 retail locations and most automotive manufacturers. CDK Global solutions automate and integrate critical processes from pre-sale targeted advertising to the sale, financing, insurance, parts supply, repair and maintenance of vehicles, with an increasing focus on utilizing data analytics and predictive intelligence.

We're large enough to make a difference but small enough for your voice to be heard. This means that we are an organization where every person matters. You can make an impact on the success of our business and that of our customers regardless of what career you decide to pursue.

From data scientists to sales and client service experts, we're hiring to support your growth and ours - Green light your career.

Cloud Engineer/DevOps Engineer (Cloud Platform Team)

Seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join our team in building the next generation Cloud-native platform for continuous delivery and be instrumental in helping our organization's move to the cloud.

Who we are looking for:

Do you want to be on the team that will lead the charge in moving our global company to the cloud? Do you have a background in systems infrastructure and prefer to solve problems with code, or have a background in development and are looking to move into the infrastructure space?

Are you passionate about teaching and helping others? Do you have ideas on how to make things better and want to share? Come join CDK Global's Cloud Organization on the journey to dramatically improve how we build and deliver software to our customers.

The Team:

Over the last year the Cloud Native Engineering team has been focused on designing and building Kubernetes-based compute clusters in our on premise and AWS-based datacenters and migrating workloads from previous implementations. We are now looking to focus on high availability, failover, and increased adoption, as well as introducing new features to the platform. Along the way, we are eager to increase the confidence in the platform by introducing chaos into our systems.

Example Responsibilities:

Design, develop and support an automated and scalable cloud-based application hosting platform

Create processes/utilities that drive best-practice use of the platform and a DevOps culture in the organization Learn new technologies quickly, including topics like cloud storage, software defined infrastructure, application container technologies, and microservices architecture

Work with technologies like: Kubernetes, Docker, Terraform, Consul, Nginx, Linkerd, Istio, CoreOS, CloudFormation, Splunk, Vault, etc.

Develop in any of the following: Go, Python, Java, NodeJS


We realize that everyone's situation is unique, however our general guidelines for requirements include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Engineering (or equivalent)

  • Background/experience in both Systems Engineering and Software Engineering at varied levels. Experience with cloud technologies and platforms (AWS, Azure, etc)

  • Knowledge of Java/Node/Python/Go

  • Experience with application containerization concepts and technologies (Kubernetes, Docker, rkt, etc)

  • Experience with Application Lifecycle Management concepts including CI/CD, reproducibility, traceability, monitoring

  • Comfortable with configuration management tools (e.g. Puppet, Chef)

  • Proficiency in scripting languages (e.g. Shell, Powershell, Perl)

  • Experience in high performance, highly available large enterprise application infrastructures a plus

SaaS, IaaS, PaaS, Docker, DevOps, AWS, Vagrant, Azure, Agile, NodeJS, Kubernetes, Consul, Atlassian, Microservices, Cloud, Continuous Delivery, Sysdig

CDK Global knows you have passions outside of work. You have family, friends, sporting events, and lots of things going on.

That's why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to not only take care of you but your family as well. All of our benefits are effective the first day of employment including 401K matching, paid time off to re-energize, donate your time to volunteer in your community, and tuition reimbursement to name a few.

At CDK, we pride ourselves on having a diverse workforce. We value and celebrate the uniqueness of individuals and the different perspectives they provide. We offer equal opportunity employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, or protected veteran status.

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Software Engineer (Sr Cloud Engineer) 1

CDK Global