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[Carvana] Sr. Front End Engineer (Customer Acquisition)

Mexico. RockitLaunch - Carvana

About the role

Senior Frontend Engineer (Customer Acquisition)

About Carvana

If you like disrupting the norm and are looking for a company revolutionizing an industry then you will LOVE what Carvana has done for the car buying experience. Buying a car the old fashioned way sucks and we are working hard to make it NOT suck. At Carvana, our customers can hop online to...
Search and browse our inventory of over 20,000 vehicles that we own and certify.
Narrow down search results using highly intelligent filtering tools/components.
View vehicle details, Carfax reports, and 360 rotating studio images for every vehicle.
Secure financing in minutes using Carvana’s in-house service or their own bank.
Interact with GUI components to easily customize loan length, down payment, and monthly payment.
Generate, upload, and eSign all documents online (no ink necessary).
Schedule front door delivery or pick up at one of our vending machines.
Trade-in their existing vehicle or just sell it to Carvana (no purchase necessary).
For more information on Carvana and our mission, sneak a peek at our company introduction video or learn more about what it’s like to work here from the people that already do. 
 
About the team and position
We are looking for a Front End Engineer to join our Customer Acquisition(CA) team whose mission is to deliver engaging experiences for every consumer to purchase a used vehicle from Carvana.
Our ideal candidate is passionate about building front end scalable experiences for our customers. You will help design, build, maintain, and optimize source code for large web applications. 
We are a fast-growing team that is focused on performance, scalability, and reliability to provide the best experience to our customers.
 
What you’ll be doing
Participate end-to-end in the product life cycle: requirements gathering, solution design, development, testing, documentation, support and maintenance.
Design, develop, and maintain loosely coupled solutions that are scalable, testable, modularized, and reusable using JavaScript (React, Redux) and cloud services (Azure).
Help define and improve our internal standards for style, maintainability, and best practices for a high-scale web environment. Maintain and advocate for these standards through code review.
Collaborate with multiple stakeholders to establish appropriate intent of our systems.
Participate in peer discussions on architecture and the overall direction of Carvana platforms.
Appropriately manage priorities, dependencies, scope, dates, and deliverables.
Represent a long-term perspective on our technical landscape.
Work in a team environment using Agile project approaches (Scrum, Kanban, Lean, XP).
Learn and try new technologies, approaches, and participate in bringing software engineering in Carvana to the next level.
Collaborate with, learn from and mentor team members.
Other duties as assigned.
 
What you should have
BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience.
At least 5 years of software engineering, with consistently advancing skills and responsibilities.
Experience with JavaScript / TypeScript (ES2015+).
Experience with any contemporary UI framework or library, such as React, Angular, or VUE (React preferred).
Knowledge of efficient client data management, local storage, cookies 
A solid understanding of HTML, and CSS.
Experience in building scalable solutions, supporting high load and availability, understanding caching, and sharding.
Experience in code quality practices: writing unit and integration tests, using test coverage, CI/CD, etc.
Excellent organizational skills with the ability to handle diverse situations.
Self-motivated; work well both independently and collaboratively.
Good communication and collaboration skills - Carvana engineers work very closely with strong supporting teams and require great interpersonal skills including a positive attitude and sense of humor.
 
It would be great if you also have:
Experience in building scalable solutions, supporting high load and availability, understanding caching.
Experience in working with any cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP, RedHat, etc.).
Experience in working with data storages (SQL or NoSQL). 
Experience writing GraphQL interfaced services.
Experience in container-oriented architecture using Docker and/or Kubernetes.

What we’ll offer in return
Full-Time Salary Position with a competitive salary.
Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits.
401K with company match.
A multitude of perks including student loan payments, discounts on vehicles, benefits for your pets, and much more.
A great wellness program to keep you healthy and happy both physically and mentally.
Access to opportunities to expand your skill set and share your knowledge with others across the organization.
A company culture of promotions from within, with a start-up atmosphere allowing for varied and rapid career development.
A seat in one of the fastest-growing companies in the country.

Other requirements
To be able to do your job at Carvana, there are some basic requirements we want to share with you.
Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English.
Of course, we’ll make any reasonable accommodations for those with disabilities to perform the essential functions of their jobs. 

Legal stuff
Hiring is contingent on passing a complete background check.  This role is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

Carvana is an equal employment opportunity employer.  All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, age, mental or physical disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.  Carvana also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of these protected categories.

Please note this job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. 

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