Software Developer (JAVA Back End)

CARFAX Canada Jobs London, Ontario


Join our Team as a Software Developer

As a Software Developer on one of our Data Technologies teams, you will work collaboratively with a team of system and data engineers to design, build and scale our overarching vehicle valuation solutions that supply real time value-based data into every product at Carfax.  Leveraging the latest techniques and tools, this unique opportunity will aim to enhance the accuracy of our valuation solutions and enrich the quality of information provided by our automotive reporting products delivered daily to consumers across the globe. 

The CARFAX Culture

People who work at CARFAX are happy.  Team CARFAX knows their work has purpose and everyone contributes to our mission to help consumers throughout the lifecycle of buying, owning and selling used cars.  Our culture offers a unique blend of a high achieving; high-energy workforce in a casual, laid back setting and our employee-focused culture is consistently honored as a “Best Place to Work”. 

As a software developer you will:

  • Work in a team environment using Agile practices
  • Develop frameworks and tools to process and analyze large amounts of data
  • Utilize Test Driven, Paired Programming and Continuous Integration development methods
  • Constantly learn from and educate others to improve yourself and CARFAX

As a software developer you will be expected to have:

  • 3+ years of hands-on experience with Object-Oriented Programming
  • Ability to solve complex problems and learn from mistakes
  • Familiarity with non-relational database concepts
  • Experience working in a collaborative team environment

You will also need established experience in and/or knowledge of:

  • Java, C# or C++
  • Apache Spark
  • Scala
  • Unit testing
  • Git version control
  • Linux server environments


Carfax, a unit of IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), helps millions of people every day confidently shop, buy, own and sell used cars with innovative solutions powered by Carfax vehicle history information. The expert in vehicle history since 1984, Carfax provides exclusive services like Carfax Used Car Listings, myCarfax, Carfax History-Based Value and the flagship Carfax® Vehicle History Report™ to consumers and the automotive industry. Carfax owns the world's largest vehicle history database and is a nationally recognized top workplace by The Washington Post and Shop, Buy, Own, Sell – Show me the Carfax™. Based in London, IHS Markit is a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions

CARFAX is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of CARFAX to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, pregnancy, religion, national origin, age, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, military status, disability or handicap, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other status protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, CARFAX will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace. We are a participant in E-Verify.