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Android Engineer (d/f/m)

eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative leader in online classifieds with brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, a concert ticket, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust.

About the business:

In Germany, we have two of our leading brands – and eBay Kleinanzeigen.

With 1.5 million vehicles, is the largest online vehicle marketplace in Germany. This is an excellent opportunity to work for one of the most exciting product development organizations in eBay Germany. We support the entire platform including our international marketplaces, mobile devices, and build critical technology to create the best experience in the vehicle market.

eBay Kleinanzeigen is the most-visited general classifieds in Germany and growing at an amazing speed. Customers enjoy the simplicity and the local C2C selection. We bring the joy of sustainable trade to everyone. Currently, we have more than 45 million live ads and about 35 million monthly unique users – more than half on mobile devices. We are run like a start-up, yet we are anchored in the global portfolio of eBay Classifieds Group.

The newly founded eCG Motors vertical operates from our offices in Amsterdam, Berlin-Friedrichshain, and Dreilinden near Potsdam. As part of the team in Berlin Friedrichshain, you will have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge technology and impact across all our markets by providing innovative capabilities for all of our apps and sites.

This is a great opportunity to shape a new, innovative product, we are seeking a professional individual to join our team as a Android Engineer (d/f/m).

Your role:

  • Contribute, build, iterate and manage our global mobile Android application.

  • Help create the team around you and its processes early on

  • Ensure that code is follows the latest design standards and good practices

  • Mentor other Android developers in architecture, process and the different aspects of a large scale Android app

  • Help to raise the overall skill and quality level through pairing and design/code reviews

  • Push forward our testing strategy including unit and UI tests

  • Partner closely with front-end, back-end, iOS and product team members to continuously improve the global Android app

  • Keep legacy in check while being pragmatic about solutions

  • Research and prototype new solutions to difficult problems

Your profile:

  • 2+ years of experience in Android development

  • Passion for Android development, beautiful, pragmatic code and an eye for simplicity

  • Proven experience with the Android platform

  • Proficient in how to use DDMS and the Android Developer Tools

  • Expert programming skills in Kotlin

  • Good knowledge in testing frameworks, e.g. experience in JUnit, Robolectric, Espresso

  • Specialist in the know-how object-oriented software design and design patterns

  • Proficient experience with client/server architectures using HTTP, REST, XML and JSON

  • Experience with dependency injection frameworks (e.g. Dagger 2, Hilt)

  • Proven knowledge in Reactive Programming (RxJava, RxKotlin) or Kotlin Coroutines

  • Back-end, web front-end or iOS experience is a plus

  • Passion for agile software development, product discovery, and continuous deployment.

  • High aspiration for quality balanced with a good sense of pragmatism.

  • Strong understanding of quality assurance as a task of the entire team to build the best experience for the users.

  • Independently and quick adoption of new technologies and concepts.

  • Effective oral and written English communication skills.


  • Meaningful work with diverse, international, highly skilled and passionate teams which give you the chance to make a difference in our customers lives.

  • International career opportunities throughout eCG.

  • Competitive compensation, conference & education budget. We value your personal and professional development.

  • A healthy work-life balance, i.e. part-time work, an additional parental leave time, flexible working hours including working from home options.

  • A great atmosphere, open-minded company culture with several social team activities (online and offline).

We love building opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay Classified Group is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about us click here:


People are the heart of the eBay Classifieds business, and their health and well-being are our first priority.

We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at [email protected]. We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

For more information see: EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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