Senior Software Engineer - Full Stack
San Jose, California
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.
Senior Software Engineer - Full Stack
Looking for a global commerce leader where you can shape how the world buys, sells, and gives? Where you’ll be supported in challenging convention, taking risks, and innovating? Where you’ll be part of a work culture that’s been genuinely committed to diversity and inclusion since its founding more than 20 years ago? Where you can just be yourself, do your best work, and have a meaningful impact for people across the globe? We are looking for people with drive, ideas, and a passion for helping small businesses succeed to help shape the future of eBay—does this sound like you? If so, we’d love to talk to you!
About the team:
We are a world leader in mobile commerce and directly impact the lives of a global population. Our apps, with millions of daily active users, facilitate billions in commerce transactions and are the entry point for a growing number of new customers. Join our tightly-knit team of standouts who enjoy working on large-scale challenging and interesting problems. We work in small focused, collaborative project teams following an agile methodology. Multi-functional teams including product management, product development, and UXD work every day to build a successful product that delights our customers. You will feel like you’re working in a start-up, whilst at the same time having the resources of a large company. Working at eBay is a rewarding, challenging and inspiring experience.
We are looking for a full stack developer, who can design and develop the backend services at scale and security, as well as develop the front end UI in JS frameworks.
Lead product initiatives, recommend solutions and improvements.
Provide strong technical leadership, focus on continuous improvement.
Build highly reliable software solutions.
Own all aspects of software engineering and product development.
Partner with other developers, product managers, QA, and operations teams to deliver scalable, fault-tolerant solutions.
Practice and enhance industry standard methodologies, such as CI/CD, test automation, A/B testing and experimentation.
Maintain the highest coding and quality standards.
Create test harness/infrastructure/test cases/Automation geared towards ensuring quality of the product.
Identify and fix bugs and performance issues anywhere along the stack.
Identify project risks and work effectively to mitigate them.
Develop industry and product technical expertise.
Use the Atlassian tools (Jira, Confluence) and Slack for team collaboration.
Degree in computer science/engineering or equivalent professional experience.
5-10 years of experience in front end and back end technologies.
Expertise in server side languages such as Java.
Proficiency with server side frameworks such as Spring and Spring Boot.
Proficiency with fundamental front end languages such as HTML and CSS.
Track record of REST API design, documentation, and development.
Experience with relational databases (MySQL or Oracle) and NoSQL databases such as MongoDB.
Excellent communication, presentation, social and analytical skills.
Experience with Test Driven Development, is a plus.
Experience with Agile software methodologies is a plus.
Able to work in a fast-paced environment and with small and remote teams.
Go-getter, proven problem solver with phenomenal testing and debugging skills.
Proven track record in building highly scalable services and experiences.
Comfortable working with Git in a CI/CD environment.
Passion for code hygiene and high quality through automated unit and functional tests.
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Everyday, I get a chance to work with smart and dedicated people to build the best shopping experience for our customers. Because so many people use eBay, I am proud that my work is impacting people in a positive way.–Steve, Full Stack Software Engineer
Everyday I work with people passionate to deliver great experiences for millions of buyers and sellers. It brings me great joy knowing that the features I work on greatly impact the lives of people from around the world, from all walks of life.–Andrew, Software Engineer
We do things different, the hack way, the happy way. And we celebrate the best way. We are the pirates of eBay!–Shakul, Software Development Manager
eBay gives me the freedom to challenge the status quo. This creates a unique adrenaline rush that pushes all boundaries and paradigms and helps bring out new ideas that ultimately redefine e-commerce shopping experience. If you love such challenges, you'll love work at eBay.–Sriharsha, Software Engineer
What makes a successful Software Developer at eBay? Check out the traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.
- Team player
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