Associate Software Programmer


CDK Global is a leading provider of integrated data and technology solutions to the automotive, heavy truck, recreation, and heavy equipment industries. We connect people through sophisticated technology and data by automating and centralizing dealership operations with focus on driving an unsurpassed user experience.

CDK Global is uniquely positioned at the heart of the industry's ecosystem to help strengthen our clients' business. We help our clients serve their customers with next-gen applications that cut across the car-buying journey – from Digital Retailing and CRM to Fixed Operations to Dealership Operations. CDK Global also delivers insights leveraging data, advanced analytics, and AI to drive our client's culture of performance and growth. We succeed when our clients do and are committed to connecting with our clients to drive the industry into the future.

We are looking to add talented software programmers to our team As an Associate Software Programmer, one is responsible for, however not limited to, the following:

  • Design custom applications to convert clients' data to conform to CDK software requirement; Software development is influenced by other software engineers, virtual implementation consultants (VIC's) or supervisor to support dealership business practices and goals
  • Perform debugging and system level testing on programs, with an emphasis on converted data to ensure accuracy
  • Create interfaces to-OR-from other applications or databases
  • Meet deliverables for different project milestones
  • Attend and assist with verification seminars to ensure client understanding of application while gaining client confirmation of application customization
  • Conduct post implementation changes and assist in follow-up meetings with project team(s) to ensure optimum application usage, accuracy of customization
  • Participate in code reviews for development projects

Required Qualifications, Skills & Experience:

  • 1-3 years programming experience
  • Must have work experience with current software development methodologies and processes
  • Previous analysis and design experience and working knowledge of midrange operating system
  • Must understand conceptually, IBM Query, IBM Data transfer to/from IBM i and FTP process
  • Ability to operate PC and Office software products, such as Word and Excel
  • Ability to code from requirement, functional and/or design documents
  • Proficient in at least one programming language and have been exposed to others (RPG IV/ILE)
  • Ability to troubleshoot technical problems and demonstrate problem solving and resourcefulness in obtaining information
  • Superior communication skills both verbally and in writing; Strong customer service / consulting skills based on understanding of the CDK Heavy Equipment application and expectations of client
  • Ability to work as a team member with limited supervision
  • Ability to adapt to shifting priorities and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to efficiently plan workload and prioritize to meet deadlines
  • Must be open to periodic travel

Preferred Qualifications, Skills & Experience:

  • RPG IV, CLLE, SQL (Advanced), Query, DFU, ILE development concepts and Control language
  • Procedural oriented design concepts and relational databases
  • Exposure to / knowledge of CDK Heavy Equipment Business system
  • BS/BA degree

**DISCLAIMER: This position description outlines the general nature and level of work performed. It is not a comprehensive list of all duties required of the associate. This role may involve off-hours work at times (early mornings and/or weekends) CDK Global welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. CDK Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. We believe that diversity in all aspects of business leads to strength.

At CDK, we believe inclusion and diversity are essential in inspiring meaningful connections to our people, customers and communities. We are open, curious and encourage different views, so that everyone can be their best selves and make an impact.

CDK is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating an inclusive workforce where everyone is valued. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, creed or religion, age, disability (including pregnancy), results of genetic testing, service in the military, veteran status or any other category protected by law.

Applicants for employment in the US must be authorized to work in the US. CDK may offer employer visa sponsorship to applicants.

Publicada el 30/06/2022

Finaliza el 08/07/2022


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