Mission: Through our national network of company-owned and operated dealerships, we provide our customers with a convenient solution for their automotive needs.
DriveTime is a proud sponsor of the Cobra Commanders Robotics Program.
Based out of Cactus High School, Team 498 of the Cobra Commanders won the 2019 Arizona West Regional Competition! We invited them to our corporate office to celebrate their amazing accomplishment and show off their award-winning robot. Congrats, to this team of future leaders in the tech space! #LifeatDriveTime #DriveTimeSupportsTech
This past Saturday, some of our IT and recruiting team attended SQL Saturday, an event for SQL Server professionals where local speakers provide high quality technical sessions. DriveTime helped sponsor the event and had a booth representing our company.
A special thanks to Sean Brown and Joseph Barth who spoke at the event and shared their expertise with the audience.
SQL Saturday was a great opportunity to support the SQL community, connect with SQL professional and represent DriveTime! #WelcometotheDriveSide #LifeatDriveTime
DriveTime Automotive Group is the nation’s largest used car dealership network in the USA helping people with credit issues find and finance a great vehicle. Headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, we operate over 140 dealerships across the nation and serve over 120,000 customers each year.
DriveTime is a team of diverse, highly motivated performers that is committed to ensuring the satisfaction of each customer and success of each team member. If you have a passion for continual learning and growth, are flexible enough to handle various roles, and wanting to be challenged, we may have an excellent opportunity waiting just for you.
DriveTime's culture encourages all employees to think outside of regular constraints, finding solutions to better serve our customers and our employees. This holds especially true for our 300 employees who work at our Home Office, where they are given the opportunity to create their own path and work on the projects they are most passionate about. Crossing department lines is not just encouraged, it’s a requirement to gain different perspectives and have a 360 degree view of how the business operates.
The culture we’ve developed encourages people to grow with us and the skills they absorb through continued education and our structured training programs (Accelerated Management Program and InsideOut Development: Center for Creative Leadership) enables all DriveTime employees to have a fulfilling and challenging career ahead of them.
DriveTime is committed to building diverse and talented teams through innovative recruiting and hiring practices, in addition to our commitment to internal development. Because of this commitment, and the dedication to developing employees at all levels, DriveTime’s retention rate is well above industry standard.
Our award-winning Wellness Program is designed to encourage you to strive for optimal health. When you join, you'll be eligible to get free money to use towards your health or fitness goals.
We offer generous tuition reimbursement to every employee, regardless of the position. You can earn tuition toward any degree (as long as it is involves business).
We offer generous tuition reimbursement to every employee, regardless of the position. You can earn tuition toward any degree (as long as it is job or business related).
Our dealerships are the frontlines of our organization. It's where we educate and empower customers, so they can make the right decision for their automotive needs.
Our dealerships are much different from your typical dealership. Expect to walk into a fun environment built for open, friendly relationships. Our dealerships feature no-haggle pricing, e-contracting and an innovative point of sale system, so it's far from your typical dealership experience. We also work in small teams, so you can reach out for support whenever it's needed.
Retail Roles Include:
Take a look at our open retail positions here!
The DriveTime product starts at our Inspection Centers, where we process each vehicle from auction to ensure it's technically sound and meets our strict guidelines.
Our Inspection Centers run effectively and efficiently by segmenting each key area, including brakes, tires, engine, etc. This means you can rely on clear expectations and set timelines, so you can make an impact right from the start.
Take a look at our available inspection center positions here!
The DriveTime home office is our corporate location where we focus on the key functions of our organization including information technology, marketing, accounting, compliance and legal.
Our Home Office offers over 42 open and inviting collaborative spaces that encourage communication between departments. Take advantage of progressive amenities like a fitness center, outside patio and game room!
Home Office Departments Include:
Interested in IT?
Help grow our technology and improve our software. The DriveTime IT Team is one-of-a-kind. We're a group of fun, dynamic individuals who value good communication and working in agile environments. Our IT jobs includes developers, telecom, heldesk, business analysts and more.
Find available IT jobs here.
Accelerated Management Program
We look for "AMPs" in all aspects of the business. This is our accelerated management program where we bring outside leaders into the company where they can make a tremendous impact in our key business units. When an AMP starts with DriveTime, they gain the opportunity to run a dealership, an inspection center or a department within 6 to 9 months.
Our Call Center and Operations Support in Mesa, Arizona and Dallas, Texas are responsible for supporting several key functions at DriveTime including loan servicing, internet sales, customer service, recruiting and over 20 additional departments. You can expect to find a diverse group of individuals who are dedicated to supporting our customers and passionate about the success of our team members.
Call Center and Operations Support Roles Include:
Interested in applying for one of the roles listed above? Take a look at our job openings here!
I worked at DriveTime Automotive Group part-time (More than a year)
management is great. They are attentive and work towards employees benefit.
If you are a dealership coordinator, expect to drive a lot.
I applied through a recruiter. The process took 6 days. I interviewed at DriveTime Automotive Group (Mesa, AZ) in June 2015.
I originally applied for this job a couple of months ago online but received an email saying I did not qualify for the position. Over a month passed and I received a call from a DT recruiter saying they changed the parameters to the recruiter position and were interested in interviewing me. Recruiter went over the daily routine of the job as well as the average pay and how bonuses are achieved. She also asked me the same questions that they asked in the face to face interview(See Below) and gave me feedback on my answers and tips on how to improve my responses. She said I sounded like a good canidate and scheduled a face to face interview for the following Monday.
Went through 2 seperate interviews each lasting 30 minutes and was asked the exact same questions I went through on the phone with the recruiter. Once I finished with the first interviewer he left and a second person came in to interview me and asked the exact same questions. Felt I was ready with great responses and built great rapport with both of them. I asked multiple questions about the job and kept the interview flowing at a great pace. There were no dead silences or awkard moments. The hour flew by and I felt great leaving the interview.
Received the exact same automated email I had received previously stating I was not picked for the position because I was not a match for what they are looking for. Been in retail for 15 years including management and have experience in recruitment. They did mention a majority of people that were hired on have no past experience in recruiting so I can see why I was not a fit.
Tech Hiring Commitment
Helping to train, hire and promote more technology workers
Career Advancement Program
Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions
Social Responsibility Pledge
Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities
Pay Equality Pledge
Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience
Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce