Design System Technology Evangelist

Posted 02 Apr 2020

CDK Global, LLC

Austin IT Jobs (Systems Engineer Jobs)

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.

CDK Global is the largest technology provider to the automotive industry, with more than 26,000 dealer sites in over 100 countries and nearly 9,000 employees worldwide. We’re looking for thinkers who are ready to innovate, create amazing product experience and drive transformation.

The CDK Design System Team is focused on creating a single source design system for use in all CDK Products. We are looking for a Design System Technology Evangelist who is passionate about teaching other developers. You will engage product teams across the world to teach and guide them in using the CDK Design System.

As a Design System Developer Evangelist, you will...

Lead a front-end engineering team building our next generation design system for desktop and mobile.
Educate and mentor product team engineers implementing the CDK Design System
Ensure that the design system library follows the theory of Atomic Design, accessible and theme-able
Collaborate with designers and API engineers to develop a best in class design system
Contribute too and maintain alignment with technical architecture 
Review PRs, problem solve, debug, troubleshoot and solve complex technical issues
Present and evangelize your work across the organization
Stay current with UI Technical Trends and ensure our UI Components do not fall behind

Required Skills:

5-7 Years building high-quality presentation layers using the latest versions of JavaScript, HTML and CSS
2+ years of experience with React, Node JS and D3 JS.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
Experience working with distributed teams
Mature experience with Agile methodology
Excellent written and verbal communications skills
Ongoing thirst for new knowledge and ideas, and a passion for software engineering
Experience building a library for other engineers to use


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CDK Global knows you have passions outside of work. You have family, friends, sporting events, and lots of things going on. That’s why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to not only take care of you but your family as well. All of our benefits are effective the first day of employment including 401K matching, paid time off to re-energize, donate your time to volunteer in your community, and tuition reimbursement to name a few.

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.

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