KAR powers the world’s most trusted automotive marketplaces through innovation, technology and people. Our diverse team helps manufacturers, financial institutions, insurance companies and dealer groups buy, sell and trade used vehicles. We move quickly, and we’re looking for creative, entrepreneurial trailblazers to be part of our global expansion.

Java Software Engineer at KAR


DRIVIN is looking to expand our development team as we continue to innovate the used car industry. The candidate should have a strong background in Java web service development and be comfortable using the Spring Framework. As a member of the development team the main responsibilities are implementation and maintenance of RESTful web services. The candidate should be able to take an architectural design and provide an efficient implementation. The candidate should be able to communicate estimations and potential roadblocks for the success of the project. This candidate should have 2-3 years professional development experience. DRIVIN tech stack is cutting edge using Amazon AWS to deploy our infrastructure, using ElasticSearch for fast queries and PostgreSQL for transactional data and integrating data from the Data Science team in real time to help innovate the used car industry.

Job Description:


  • 3 years of professional Java development experience, Web Service experience preferred
  • Experience using the Spring framework
  • Experience with RDBMS (Postgres, MySql) connecting from Java application
  • Experience with Junit/Mockito for unit testing code


  • Building and maintaining composite and micro services in Java/Spring
  • Implementing code to meet functional requirements as documented in user stories and outlined in architectural documents
  • Implementing and maintaining unit test coverage for the Web Service layer
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Why work with us
WE DON’T TAKE WORK TOO SERIOUSLY, WE JUST SERIOUSLY LOVE WHAT WE DO. We are accelerating the used car industry and looking for creative, talented, hard-working individuals to share in our vision of success. You’re smart. You’re driven. You like to be challenged. You’re passionate. You’re fun. You ask questions. Yeah, us too. Join our team!
At KAR, we’re a fast-paced and forward thinking company big on technology, data and innovation. Our people are how we do it. Passionate and ever-curious, the KAR team is reshaping automotive marketplaces one vehicle at a time.
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