Job Description

DriveTime Needs a Systems Specialist

Headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, DriveTime is the largest privately owned used car sales and finance company in the country. With more than 130 dealerships, 3 operations centers and 15 reconditioning centers across the nation, our 4,000+ employees are focused on getting the right customer in the right car, at the right terms. With over 25 years of industry experience, and our dedication to streamlining the purchase process, we're redefining what it means to buy and finance a used car.

As focused as we are on our customer, we take that same focus on finding the right talent for the right opportunities within our organization. Across the nation, from our Home Office and operations centers to our retail locations and reconditioning centers, we are looking for talented individuals like yourself to join our ever-growing team!

That’s Nice, But What’s the Job?

As a Systems Specialist, you will manage configurations within internally developed and 3rd party applications that DriveTime and its subsidiaries use.  This involves coordinating efforts between vendors and/or internal development teams to resolve production issues and increase the general efficiency and reliability of our applications.  Some examples of tasks handled by the team are below:

  • Responsible for new store and inspection center setups within all applications
  • Manage all forms & fees in our Point-of-Sale (POS) system
  • Perform administrative tasks within our CLASS system (AS400) and the iSeries
  • GlobalScape/FTP configuration and troubleshooting
  • Configuration within PCRS (contract/claim system for our ancillary products)
  • Configuration of SQ9/GlobalCapture (document retention system for all contract/account documents)
  • Collaborate with technical and non-technical people daily

A "few" of the key external/public technologies we work with/in:

  • SSMS (T-SQL)
  • MySQL/iSQL
  • iSeries/AS400/CLASS
  • MS Office Suite
  • FTP/GlobalScape
  • Square9/GlobalCapture/GlobalSearch (Enterprise Content Management)
  • SHAW
  • PCRS

Need to Have:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multitask effectively
  • Confident introspective abilities
  • Discretion/Restraint - We see a lot of PII data.
  • Personal accountability

Nice To Have:

  • AS400/’IBM i’ experience
  • Transact-SQL/MySQL/iSQL
  • MongoDB Experience
  • FTP Administration Experience
  • PowerShell or other scripting experience like Batch or JS

Anything Else?  Absolutely.

DriveTime was awarded Top Companies to Work for in AZ by for our great culture and one of the Best Places to Work in IT as awarded by PBJ.  Essentially, we offer a creative, transparent, and fun environment since, well, we work here too.  DriveTime was also voted the Fastest-Growing Private Companies by Inc 5000, and we aren’t slowing down anytime soon!

So, What About the Perks?  Perks matter.

  • Medical, Dental and Vision. DriveTime pays a nice chunk of your premiums to keep the cost as low as possible for our employees.
  • 16 days of PTO and 6 paid Holidays. Because who doesn’t love time off?
  • Benefits like 401(k), company paid life insurance, short and long-term disability.
  • Casual Dress. Come dressed in jeans (you’ll fit right in with the rest of us).
  • Game Room. Gimme a break - no, not a Kit Kat ad but we do have a ping-pong table, pool table and Virtual Reality if you ever need a break in your day.
  • Wellness Program and In-House Gym. We want our employees to be the best versions of themselves. That’s why we offer a Wellness Program that includes an in-house gym, B12 shots, teeth cleanings, biometric screenings and much more!
  • Growth opportunities. DriveTime takes a lot of pride in promoting from within.  We have spent the last 14 years growing our team members and taking them on the path to owning their careers!


And when it comes to hiring, we don't just look for the right person for the job, we seek out the right person for DriveTime. Buckle up for plenty of opportunities to grow in a professional, fun, and high-energy environment!

Application Instructions

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