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Junior Backend Engineer (d/f/m)

Looking for a company where you can have an impact? A company where you can have the best of two worlds – an ambitious work environment and an inclusive culture?

eBay Kleinanzeigen is the most-visited general classifieds site in Germany and growing at speed. Currently, we have more than 45 million live ads and 35 million unique visitors per month – with the majority on mobile devices.
eBay Kleinanzeigen helps people find whatever they’re looking for and every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. We simply bring the joy of sustainable trade to everyone.

Customer centricity and passion for our products is what helps us to develop our platform. Our agile environment, weekly usability tests, prototyping and multi-functional teams make our product better every single day. If you’re passionate about joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to build an ambitious and diverse work environment, join eBay Kleinanzeigen.

We are seeking a new member to join our B2C team as a Junior Backend Engineer (d/f/m) for a period of 24 monhts.

In the B2C team we build sustainable solutions that empower small business owners to connect with their local customer audience. You will join a diverse family of currently 10 top-notch developers which include all functions from backend through frontend to mobile apps. We deliver high quality engineering at large scale.

Personal development is equally important to us. We will make sure to provide you with the mentoring, coaching, and training resources that you need to jump-start your engineering career.

Your Tasks and Responsibilities:
  • Create the technology future of online classifieds in a scalable, clean way

  • Improve our applications and APIs to become better each day

  • Ensure code quality and maintainability by improving build and test systems

  • Drive your own ideas for code and process improvement and achieve the next level together with the team

  • Be involved in the whole development lifecycle from architecture to QA and deployment

  • Shape the technological future of one of Germany's busiest websites

Your Skill Profile:
  • Passion for beautiful code and an eye for simplicity and pragmatism

  • Good programming skills in Java and the Spring Framework

  • Get up to speed with new systems and concepts easily

  • Believer in teamwork and a DevOps mentality

  • Knowledge of either DB systems (e.g. Cassandra, MySQL), gRPC, or message brokers (e.g. Apache Kafka)

What we offer:
  • 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, an additional paid parental leave time, flexible working hours including working from home options.

  • Possibility to work part-time.

  • 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, no matter who you are, you feel eBay Kleinanzeigen is a place where 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 Kleinanzeigen 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 Kleinanzeigen is a part of the eBay Classifieds Group

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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