Karn Ratana

An accomplished software engineering leader with 17+ years of software development experience, 7 of which were managing distributed teams. Strong focus on delivering quality products on schedule, utilizing the best technologies, and helping team members excel. Experienced with small startup cultures and large corporation processes, including transitions through acquisitions.



2022-05 → Current
Software Engineering Manager

2022-03 → 2022-05
Principal Software Engineer
Cox Automotive

2018-02 → 2022-03
Lead Technical Architect
Cox Automotive

2016-02 → 2018-02
Software Engineering Manager
Cox Automotive

2014-07 → 2016-02
Software Engineering Manager
Dealertrack Technologies (Acquired by Cox Automotive)

2012-09 → 2014-07
Chief Technology Officer
ASR Pro (Acquired by Dealertrack)

2008-11 → 2012-09
Lead Software Engineer

2007-01 → 2008-05
Software Engineer
Super Stock

2005-05 → 2007-01
Web Developer
Clayton Kendall


Master of Science in Computer Engineering
2003-2005 University of Florida

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
1999-2003 University of Florida