Toyota Connected

  • Elixir Developer

    Job Locations US-TX-Plano
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/26/2018 8:38 PM)
    # of Openings
    Technology Development

    Toyota Connected is looking for a Back-End Developer who will participate in the design, development, implementation, testing and documentation of large-scale, distributed software applications, systems and services. You will engineer global-scale applications and services that will enable users to engage with their vehicles in never-before-seen ways



    • Work side-by-side with a talented team front-end and back-end developers to build world-class web applications and services
    • Work as part of a team-oriented, Agile software engineering environment
    • Own delivery of features from top to bottom, from concept to code to production
    • Develop tools and libraries that will enable rapid and scalable development in the future
    • Participate in the larger development community including conferences, open source contribution, technical writing, etc
    • Thrive as an independent, autonomous, creative thinker that can break out from conventional solutions
    • Work closely with product owners to shape and deliver features to customers
    • Establish software patterns that incorporate emerging technology and thinking to crush expectations



    • Production experience with Elixir/Phoenix
    • Deep understanding of the best practices required to build truly web-scale applications
    • A security-first mindset and knowledge of the latest in security approaches and pitfalls
    • SQL and NoSQL database experience in production
    • Experience building RESTful APIs that don’t drive other developers crazy
    • Experience working closely with front-end developers and an understanding how to build backend services for single-page application frameworks
    • Experience with source-control practices such as Git
    • Focus on writing prudent and meaningful tests



    • Experience with front-end JavaScript frameworks such as Ember.js, Angular.js, etc
    • Experience working with real-time web technologies such as WebSockets, Phoenix Channels, HTTP2
    • Understanding of building distributed, microservice-based solutions
    • Understanding of large-scale messaging and streaming platforms such as Kafka and/or RabbitMQ
    • Big Data experience using Hadoop, Spark, RedShift, etc.

    We offer:

    • Money. (We pay well and we reward excellence)
    • An environment of A-players. We're careful about who we hire because we find that people who are at the top of their field like working around others who know what they're doing
    • Freedom to work with modern technologies in a greenfield environment. We care that you get your work done, but you will get to help decide on how we can leverage modern technologies to solve our challenges
    • Unlimited time off. No one is tracking your time here. You'll be treated like the professional we know you are and left to manage your own time and work load
    • Four months of parental leave. We want new moms and dads to have an opportunity to tend to their new or growing family
    • Nice perks like 401(k) with generous company match, Toyota vehicle discount, gym membership reimbursement, game rooms, free food, team activities and happy hours


    Who is Toyota Connected?


    Toyota Connected is a new company created to bring big data and cloud intelligence into all aspects of the mobility experience so that driving a Toyota or Lexus is more personal, intuitive and safe.  We create and enable connected car technologies that delight and simplify the lives of those who use our products and empower them to think of, and use their vehicle in whole new ways


    Toyota Connected is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates the diversity of the communities where we live and do business. Applicants for our positions are considered without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, religion, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law


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