Software Engineer – API Developer in Huntersville, NC at American Tire Distributors

Date Posted: 2/15/2021

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Job Description

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Are you looking for an opportunity to turn your ambition and your people skills into a rewarding career with an industry leader? Join our team at American Tire Distributors! As the nation's premier tire distributor, ATD’s coast-to-coast distribution network provides approximately 80,000 customers across the U.S. and Canada with rapid and frequent delivery of high quality tires, custom wheels and shop supplies. 

Position Description: 

As a Software Engineer, you will use an analytical, engineering-focused approach and knowledge of programming languages to develop digital commerce APIs and services. You will have the opportunity to build and deploy secure REST APIs and services that run in containerized environments. Collaboration with external, dependent teams is a must. You will aide in maintaining operational efficiency for all testing and production environments such that we maintain a highly available production environment.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Build software solutions that provide new features and functionality via integration services for digital commerce (B2B, B2C)
  • Assist in the technical implementation of our externally facing API platform
  • Work with designers on the Digital team to clarify requirements and design
  • Work alongside senior engineers to deliver work outlined in technical and business roadmaps
  • Write high quality source code to deliver services within deadlines
  • Perform unit and integration testing to ensure high levels of quality
  • Work with cross-functional teams to identify and resolve issues that occur during the testing of integrated services
  • As needed, work with application support teams to efficiently identify and resolve production issues. 
  • Document how new or enhanced APIs work usage so others can quickly understand how to integrate with them. 
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams (e.g., product owners, quality engineering, enterprise engineering, performance engineering, digital security, and more).

Direct Report Position Title(s)

  • Delivery or Engineering Manager


  • Education:  Bachelor’s Degree in computer systems related field required.  MS in Computer Science or MBA preferred.
  • Experience:  5+ years of escalating technical IT experience required. Solid experience in application development and design methodologies.

Key Competencies:

  • Solid experience in application design and development
  • Strong background in programming with Java.
  • Solid experience with REST service design and Spring web services
  • Understanding of SOAP and WSDL design
  • Experience with Spring Security, JWT and OAuth2
  • Experience with databases, such as Oracle SQL, MySQL, NoSQL , and Data Access Methodologies (Stored Procedures , Dynamic SQL, Prepared Statements)
  • Working knowledge of secure coding practices and PCI practices.
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work in a matrixed/cross-team environment

Nice to Have Competencies:

  • SAP Commerce Cloud (hybris) development experience

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying the position.  Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodations.  Nothing in this job description creates a contract of employment in any way for any person.   All employees hired by American Tire Distributors, Inc. are employees at will and the company reserves the right to terminate employees at any time for any reason or no reason at all.

Build a challenging and rewarding career with us!

American Tire Distributors is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace

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Job ID: R14024