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MTS 1, Software Engineer

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and imagination, where you can be part of the team shaping the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to crafting an ambitious and inclusive workplace, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.

This opportunity is to work for one of the most exciting product development organizations in eBay. We support all seller activities on eBay and build critical technology that has an immediate impact on millions of eBay sellers throughout the world. We are seeking an experienced software engineer who is a specialist in Java and/or Scala and/or Node related technologies, can lead product development and can work closely with the various business units, product management, architecture, operations and quality engineering teams, as well as third party software vendors. The candidate is expected to be a self-starter and a phenomenal teammate, a strong driver for results and continual improvement. He/she should be passionate about his/her work and has strong commitment towards eBay and its community.

Job responsibilities:

  • Define, design, and implement highly scalable, resilient and performant distributed systems.

  • Work throughout all phases of the software development process independently as well as work jointly with other team members.

  • Collaborate with architects, product management, engineering, and Operations teams to develop innovative solutions adherence to development goals and principles.

  • Lead product design, produce clear, well-documented design docs, and participate in design and code reviews.

  • Evangelize and communicate your design, methods, and results to a community of developers, analysts, and product managers.

  • Provide technical guidance, coaching, mentorship to develop and improve performance of individual team members and success of overall team.

  • Strictly follow Definition of Done (DoD) process for better quality by maintaining over 80% unit test coverage and other release criteria standards.

  • Responsible for leading engineering support, release, and on-call responsibilities for an always-on 24x7 site.

Job Requirements:

  • 8+ years of software design and development experience, solid foundation in computer science with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, OOPs, OOA/D and Functional programming

  • 8+ years of experience in software development using Java, Scala, RESTful Web Services. Experience with NodeJS is a plus.

  • 6+ years of experience developing data-driven applications using an industry standard RDBMS, NoSQL data systems.

  • 3+ years of experience in designing, and building highly scalable, fault tolerant distributed systems and services for large applications.

  • Proven results-oriented person with a delivery focused in fast paced and dynamic environment. Must demonstrate a sense of ownership to plan, execute and drive the product deliverables to successful completion and be successful in a collaborative environment.

  • Experience with agile development methodologies, Test Driven Development (TDD) and CI/CD.

  • Ability to think innovative and chip in to the success of the products, processes and customer experience.

  • Ability to adapt to changing business priorities and to thrive under pressure.

  • Excellent decision-making, communication and collaboration skills.


  • MS + 6 years of experience or bachelor’s degree (BSCS or BSEE or Other Related 4yr Technical Degree) + 8 years of experience


Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, we love creating 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 each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay 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 eBay’s Diversity & Inclusion click here:

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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