Front End Engineer IV (React) - San Jose, CA

CDK Global - San Jose, CA

Full-time
Power the Possibilities

The CDK Global technology team is looking for collaborative innovators who are passionate about making their mark on emerging enterprise software products. We’re building and developing cloud technology for the automotive retail industry that will change the landscape for automotive dealers, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and the customers they serve.

Be Part of Something Bigger

Each year, more than three percent of the U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) is attributed to the auto industry, which flows through our customer, the auto dealer. It’s time you joined an evolving marketplace where research and development investment is measured in the tens of billions. It’s time you were a part of something bigger.

We’re expanding our workforce – engineers, architects, developers and more – onboarding early adopters who can optimize, pivot and keep pace with ever-evolving development roadmaps and applications.

Join Our Team

Growth potential, flexibility and material impact on the success and quality of a next-gen, enterprise software product make CDK an excellent choice for those who thrive in challenging, fast-paced engineering environments.

The possibilities for impact are endless. We have exceptional opportunities to evolve our industry by driving change through new technology.

If you’re ready for high-impact, you’re ready for CDK.

Central location in San Jose
Newly remodeled modern, creative workspace with lots of natural light
Easily accessible from the South Bay Freeway (237)
Close to the airport and within walking distance to a Target, Panera Bread, Chic-fil-A, Starbucks, and Coffee Bean.
Short distance to Levi’s Stadium, home of the San Francisco 49ers
Outdoor amenity area

Responsibilities:
Lead the team’s UI development work, attend lead meetings, escalate issues, address problems quickly, take ownership for the team’s UI
Partner with our UX team and API engineers to develop a best in class user experience
Build reusable components in React
Conduct code reviews, scope and estimate requirements, educate and mentor engineers
Prioritize and solve problems in a fast paced environment
Stay current with UI trends and ensure our UI components don’t fall behind

Required Skills:
10+ years building high-quality presentation layers
2+ years of experience in React
10+ years of experience in JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS
Bachelor's degree or equivalent in IT, computer science or related field is preferred, with a minimum of 2 years of directly related work experience in one of these fields (work experience may be used to in place of degree)
Experience working with distributed teams
Experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
An ongoing thirst for new knowledge and ideas, and a passion for software engineering as a Performance Engineer
Creative problem-solving, proficient debugging and profiling

Preferred Skills:
Proficiency with Java SpringBoot
Experience with Node.js
Ability to work full stack

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.