Sr. Software Engineer, Backend.
San Jose, California
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ebay's Buyer Growth Engineering team is looking for a highly motivated engineer to work in a fast paced, high visibility and impactful product focussed on new customer acquisition and business growth. This is a high performant backend system that deals with hundred's of million of requests every day, high code coverage environment. The ideal candidate is self motivated and is a quick learner. Strength in Java, Objected oriented design experience and service oriented architecture (RESTful) is vital.
- Design and implement complex, multi-tier distributed software systems throughout all phases of the software development life cycle
- Write clean, quality, scalable code
- Review code with rigor and compassion to improve learning experience across the team
- Contribute in technical discussions to build innovative and yet simple software solutions for complex business problems
- Push the bar to solve technical challenges of scale and performance
- Familiarity with Spring is a plus
- RESTful Services and API Design
Master’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or closely related quantitative discipline and two (2) years of experience in the job offered or two (2) years of experience in the field of software engineering/development or systems analytics or Bachelor’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Business Administration or closely related quantitative discipline and five (5) years of experience in the job offered or five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in the field of software engineering/development or systems analytics.
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Medical, Dental,Vision, Healthcare FSA, Dependent Care FSA, Health and Wellness Programs
401(k) / Retirement Plans
Employer Matching, Employee Stock Purchase Program
Tuition Reimbursement, Professional Development
Paid Time Off
16+ Days of Paid Time Off, Paid Maternity leave, Paid Paternity Leave, 11 Paid Holidays
Onsite Gym/Fitness Center
Sabbatical, 4 paid weeks every 5 years