This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more
eBay

Senior Software Engineer, Back End

Like to shake things up? We do! The Advertising Team is reinventing advertising at eBay! We’re creating innovative ad-tech solutions to optimize the ad monetization and experience on eBay. Our goal is to create a valuable experience for both buyers and sellers, while also driving performance for advertisers. To that end, we are innovating rapidly in the ad-tech space and there is no shortage of new challenges for motivated individuals. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will work closely with designers, product managers and other engineers (frontend, backend, machine learning, quality) to revolutionize the advertising space for eBay and beyond.

Advertising is a fast growing, high priority area at eBay. The team builds and manages mission critical systems at a scale and complexity that is very unique. eBay’s ad products serve 190 million buyers worldwide, and deal with 50 Billion daily events across various stacks. This role will provide an opportunity to work across technology stack from front end to back end, and learn new technologies. Read about some of our products and recent work here:

Primary Responsibilities:

You must be very familiar with and an advocate of common Agile practices:

  • Designing elegant technical solutions to customer problems

  • Proficient in Test Driven Development, clean code, software craftsmanship

  • Focus on quality with testing at all levels (unit, integration, and UI), Continuous delivery and integration and Code reviews

  • Proficient in standard scrum ceremonies (e.g. stand-ups, sprint planning, demos and retrospectives)

You will also be expected to:

  • Integrate closely w/ colleagues in different functional groups and remote offices

  • Evangelize, mentor, and promote engineering best practices throughout the company

  • Promote a culture of "internal open source" where teams can contribute to each other's code bases regardless of organizational boundaries

  • Enjoy being part of a team of motivated, collaborative, high-achievers

  • Communicate effectively within your team and across teams.

  • Identify project risks, quantify risk/benefit relationships and provide alternative solutions as well as risk mitigation.

Job Requirements:

  • 6+ Years of software design and development experience

  • Experience with JVM languages (Java, Kotlin, Scala), and/or NodeJS

  • Experience with batch and data streaming technologies (Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Flink etc)

  • Deep web service experience - full stack capabilities strongly preferred

  • Knowledge or experience of one or more client technologies (Android, iOS, or web)

  • Deep understanding of design patterns, and experience working in a layered architecture

  • Comfortable with rapid development cycles, tight schedules, close integration with QA and product management

  • Experience with modern DevOps principles and continuous delivery

  • Strong work ethic - someone who takes great pride in professionalism, responsibility, and being proactive

  • A positive can-do attitude with a strong desire to succeed

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Proactive and hardworking when tackling new challenges

  • Ability to work independently and the confidence to question where necessary

  • Code samples from private github repos, side projects, and open source project contributions is a plus

Benefits:

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:

https://www.ebayinc.com/our-company/diversity-inclusion/

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

This website uses cookies to enhance your experience. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to our use of cookies

View our privacy policy and accessibility info

#LI-JS5

#premium
#standard

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

This website uses cookies to enhance your experience. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to our use of cookies

View our privacy policy and accessibility info

Apply Now

Share this