Senior Software Engineer, Backend
Location:
San Jose , California
Posted:
October 19, 2017
Reference:
R0018790

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.

We are the View Item and Transaction Flow Team. The team owns the item details experience, end to end responsibility for auctions & offers, and SEO optimized landing experiences.  In other words, this team is responsible for the heart of eBay. We drive billions of dollars in revenue via 100’s of millions of page views delivered daily across the globe, across all devices & browsers. Performance, Accuracy, realtime systems (e.g. winning bid), Scalability and availability are paramount. Team and experience has great financial impact and customer impact and role is highly visible in the organization. In addition, being the core eBay experience, it has to delight the diverse customer base across the world. We are a data driven agile team. Developers have liberty to come up with new feature ideas and work closely with product managers & user experience designers to make an impact on millions of users in eBay community. We ship often, get immediate user feedback and use experimentation to make decisions. Developers have end-to-end product ownership from design to implementation, including the responsibilities for code roll-out and responding to customer issues. We are seeking a highly motivated, talented and passionate application developer to build and innovate on backend services to power eBay commerce experience. Come, join us, and invent the next generation of eCommerce.

  • 5+ years of work experience in software design and application development or MS in Computer Science plus 3 years of experience
  • Extensive hands-on experience and expertise in object-oriented design methodology and application development using Java/J2EE, Design Patterns, Spring MVC, SQL, Web services
  • Excellent understanding of computer science fundamentals, data structures and algorithms
  • Experience in developing high performance, highly scalable, database driven consumer web applications
  • Good understanding of web services and SOA related standards like REST/OAuth/JSON
  • Must be proactive, self-directed, detailed and organized?
  • Strong analytical, problem solving skills, verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, iterative development environment

Responsibilities include:

  • Work with PM and UED teams to create innovative product solutions to meet business objectives
  • Collaborate with architects, engineers, QA and Operations teams to design and develop strategic and tactical solutions
  • Estimate engineering effort, plan implementations, and roll out applications with cross-functional impact
  • Work jointly with other team members to deliver complex applications
  • Implement working prototypes for testing new ideas
  • Participate and contribute to design and code reviews for producing quality code
  • Share engineering support and release
  • Communicate with technical and non-technical audiences

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eBay is a global commerce platform and payments leader connecting millions of buyers and sellers.

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