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 creating an ambitious and inclusive workplace, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.
Like to shake things up? We do! eBay hires innovators who can push boundaries and change the world. Put on your entrepreneurial hat, roll up your sleeves and dive head first into eBay’s extensive pools of data. Come with an analytical mindset and a passion for delivering on business goals. Help eBay take data to the next level.
We are looking for a motivated Research Engineer PhD intern to build robust and scalable software and draw insights from massive data sets. We want the highest levels of technical talent and programming skills, as well as a keen desire to deeply understand our products and services to push our technology forward. You’ll work alongside the best and the brightest engineering talent in the industry.
-Insightful. Be able to draw conclusions from large sets of data, and help drive business decisions with numbers-oriented thinking
-Resourceful. Have the ability to do a lot with a little. Be able to aggregate information from various places and build relationships with key stakeholders to get the data you need.
-Tech Savvy. Master your tools, and continue to expand your systems knowledge through formal or informal research and training.
-An excel connoisseur. Know excel backwards and forwards, and be comfortable with using advanced techniques to collect, display and interpret data.
-SQL expertise. Proficiency in SQL is required. R, Python, Java, and/or C++ are a bonus
-NoSQL Tools. Have familiarity with at least one NoSQL tool; Hadoop, Hive, Pig, Spark, H2O, etc.
-A data miner. Be able to extract patterns from large sets of data in order to deliver business insights from data
-Currently enrolled in a college or university and pursuing a PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or related major
-Strong applied experience
-Creative thinker who knows how to create real-world products
-Curate, Acquire & Maintain DataSets
-Create and Manage data in traditional and non-traditional ways.
-Develop processes using Java, Scala, SQL, Shell etc.
-Share engineering support, release & on call.
-Estimate, plan & rollout changes
-SQL, Java, Python, NoSQL tool ie: Hadoop, Pig ,Spark, H2O etc.
-Available to work in one of the following locations:
-San Jose, CA
-San Francisco, CA
-New York, NY
Disclaimer: Please note that by applying to this role, you are agreeing to be considered for multiple positions. This is a general description of the qualifications and skills required for positions of this type of role.