Full Job Description
Auction Frontier is the market leader in SaaS Simulcast auctioning software running over 200 auctions in 4 different countries. We are employing the latest cloud infrastructure, cutting-edge technology, and best practices to build world-class software.
About Our Candidate:
We are seeking a passionate software craftsman/craftswoman who truly enjoys developing quality technology solutions. This person will have the opportunity to design impactful solutions that will drive our core business and be used by thousands of employees across the company.
This role will lead the technical delivery of the epic level items in our product portfolio backlog. This person must employ the highest levels of teamwork and collaboration to build elegant and scalable solutions. Primary responsibilities include the analysis of business and functional requirements, design of the solution architecture, and development of applications.
What You Will Be Doing:
Mentor software designers and developers.
Establish technical standards and protocols.
Responsible for communicating any technical issues with the project or the development environment and providing options for resolution of those issues.
Responsible for developing and maintaining business and IT relationships which lead to accurate discovery, definition, and realization of effect and efficient business solutions using technology.
Be a collaborative member of an autonomous cross-functional team to define, build, test and deliver innovative enterprise-grade solutions
Drive technology innovation, standards, and best practices
We strive to deliver value to our business, emphasizing outcomes over output.
You will be working in a stable business environment with strong organizational and management support, so you can focus on your craft. Mastery, Autonomy and Purpose are core tenants that serve to drive us every day.
What You Need to Be Successful:
Proven ability to deliver high quality enterprise solutions
Experience with large, complex and highly scalable systems
Experience in some cloud-based hosting model
Service API development, REST/JSON
Exposure to the data tier with any sort of database, either transactional or NoSQL
Worked with Continuous Integration and Delivery
Automated Testing (Unit, Integration, Functional)
Preferred Skills, this is the tech stack we use:
AWS – MySQL RDS, ECS with Fargate, ECR, Lambda
Jira for work management,
Bitbucket (Git) for source control
Who We Are:
As a recent acquisition to KAR Global, Auction Frontier is the pioneer of the industry-leading, cloud-based auction simulcast solution Velocicast. The Velocicast platform powers digital simulcast sales for more than 300 wholesale and retail auctions across North America and Australia. Auction Frontier provides the opportunity to focus on technology that offers an easy-to-use simulcast interface, enabling sellers and buyers to make bidding, buying, and selling decisions quickly and efficiently. Auction Frontier believes at the core of every great software company is team of cross-discipline rock
stars with one responsibility -building quality software. We do everything we can to eliminate anything that prevents our team from focusing on their craft.
We believe in no-ops. We believe in no estimates. We believe in Kanban and the core principles of the Agile Manifesto. We believe in 12 factor apps. We believe in automation. We believe in a consistent routine (React & Respond, Define and Forecast, Focused Development, Quality and Stability through Maturity
We want you to be well and thrive. Our benefits package includes:
Insurance coverage that includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance
Flexible spending account
401(k) with employer match
Employee stock purchase program
Paid holidays and generous paid time off
Paid parental leave
Learning and development resources