Senior Software Engineer, Back End at eBay

Category: Developer/Engineer
Location: Austin, Texas
Description:

We are a company that encourages passion, courage and inventiveness, where you can be a part of the team crafting 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 building a bold and inclusive workplace, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

Do you want to make an impact on the world’s largest e-commerce website? Are you interested in building performance efficient, high-volume and highly scalable distributed systems? We have a place for you!

We are looking for a Back End software engineer to work in the Risk product development team, who is responsible for handling seller and buyer risk in eBay marketplace. As a proactive and hardworking member of our team, you will work with very talented peers in a fun environment building extraordinary risk products. You will work in an agile environment with a focus on problem solving and engineering perfection.

  • Build solutions using your strong background in distributed systems, and large scale database systems.
  • Research, analyze, design, develop and test the solutions that are appropriate for the business and technology strategies.
  • Participate in design discussions, code reviews and project related team meetings.
  • Work with other specialists, Architecture, Product Management, QA, and Operations teams to develop innovative solutions that meet business needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, reliability, realistic implementation schedules and consistency to development principles and product goals.
  • Develop technical & domain expertise and apply to solving product challenges.

Job Requirements:

  • 7+ years of software design and development experience, proven foundation in computer science with strong proficiencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design.
  • Excellent knowledge in practicing OOAD, architectural and design patterns, open source platforms, frameworks, technologies and software engineering methodologies.
  • Hands-on experience in Java/J2EE, XML, Web technologies, Web Services, Design Patterns, and OOA/D.
  • Experience in Node.JS, React JS, Oracle/ Mongodb (or other NOSQL db’s), REST, Event Source, Web Sockets, HTML5, CSS3, RWD, JQuery is highly desirable.
  • Experience with big data solutions such as Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive, Pig, Kafka, Storm etc. is an added bonus.
  • Experience in using source control systems such as Git, issue tracking systems like JIRA.
  • Strong expertise in agile development.
  • Risk domain expertise is a major plus.
  • Proven ability to understand the business and ability to adhere to the technology direction that contributes to measurable business improvements.
  • Ability to adapt to changing business priorities and to thrive under pressure.
  • Excellent decision-making, communication and collaboration, skills.

Education:

Master’s Degree or Equivalent

Here at eBay, we love crafting 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/.