Software Engineer in Richmond, VA at CarMax

Date Posted: 11/16/2019

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8901 - Corp Office West Crk - 12800 Tuckahoe Creek Parkway, Richmond, Virginia, 23238

CarMax, the way your career should be! 


At CarMax, we want to disrupt our industry by empowering customers to buy a car on their own terms. As an Integration Software Engineer on the Systems Integration team, you will be part of an exciting team, providing key contributions that enable our customers and associates to have a world class car buying experience.  Your hands-on development will directly contribute in countless ways and include solutions that bring business and an array of technology together.

About the position

We are seeking a software engineer for our Payment Gateway initiative who is experienced with integration technologies and practices as well as business acumen, which are essential for success.  Your retail environment experience and expertise with API’s, services, and cloud-based technologies, will help drive our technology toward our business goals.  The solutions you create will bridge classic systems with transformational on-premise, and cloud-based solutions throughout the entire CarMax ecosystem.  As a software engineer, you will work side by side with other developers and product teams, designing, building, and implementing integrations. 

What you will do – Essential responsibilities

  • Design and Develop integrations and applications using a variety of technologies.  Technologies include .NET (C#), cloud-based PAAS / IAAS, third party solutions, API gateway, enterprise service bus and messaging middleware platforms.
  • Develop Azure cloud solutions using services, functions, and other key cloud platform components.
  • Implement continuous integration and DevOps practices, including automated testing.
  • Develop robust monitoring, and alerting.
  • Create technical and support artifacts for applications and integrations.
  • Participate in after-hours on-call support rotation as the support expert for team owned platforms and applications.

Qualifications and requirements

  • Experience with API design and development required.
  • 5+ years of full stack application development experience required.
  • Working knowledge of programming languages/platforms using C# .Net, and Azure.
  • Experience integrating cloud-based technologies and solutions required.
  • Prior experience working with container technology such as Docker, version control systems (SVN, Github, etc.), build management and CI/CD tools (TeamCity, Jenkins, etc.), and monitoring tools.
  • Strong teamwork skills, ability to learn quickly, excellent written and spoken communication required.
  • REST APIs, and JSON required.
  • Experience working with Agile and DevOps methodologies preferred.
  • 5+ years of retail industry experience, preferred.
  • In-depth knowledge of relational databases, SQL server preferred.
  • NoSQL knowledge and experience, preferred.
  • A degree in Computer Science or a related discipline is preferred.

Experience in the following

  • Microsoft .NET (C#) required.
  • Microsoft Azure required.
  • REST API design required.
  • Tibco Business Works 5.X, or similar ESB technology, preferred
  • Tibco Enterprise Messaging Service (EMS), or similar queuing technology, preferred

About CarMax

CarMax disrupted the auto industry by delivering the honest, transparent and high-integrity experience customers want and deserve. This innovative thinking around the way cars are bought and sold has helped us become the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, with over 200 locations nationwide.

Our amazing team of more than 25,000 associates work together to deliver iconic customer experiences. Along the way, we help every associate grow their career and achieve their best, at work and in their community.  We are recognized for our commitment to training and diversity and are one of the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For®.

CarMax is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Upon an applicant's request, CarMax will consider reasonable accommodation to complete the CarMax Job Application .

If you have technical problems when submitting your application, please contact us by phone (888) 922-7629 ext. 3888 or email