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Backend Developer (m/f) Advertising Tech

Berlin, Germany


Intellect, curiosity, commitment, pride, respect, teamwork and good communication skills are what we’re looking for. We expect someone with solid computer science/engineering fundamentals (Including strong knowledge of data structures, algorithm writing skills and Object oriented programming concepts), a strong drive for results, thrives on continuous innovation, dreams big, self-starts, learns fast, gets things done while having fun. And you should be customer focused – because great business results is what our teams are about, and eBay sellers depend on us.

It’s all about the code. High quality, efficient, elegant code that fuels the commerce revolution. Help create the infrastructure and applications that unlock more economic opportunity for millions of people every day. This is your chance to take on some of the most complex technical problems in service of making a tangible impact around the globe.

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  • Problem-solver 10
  • Productive 9
  • Quick-thinking 8
  • Team Player 7
  • Courageous 6
  • Creative 5
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If you love new challenges and want to take your career by the horns, eBay is a great place to grow and develop.


  • Healthcare

    Medical, Dental,Vision, Healthcare FSA, Dependent Care FSA, Health and Wellness Programs

  • 401(k) / Retirement Plans

    Employer Matching, Employee Stock Purchase Program

  • Continuing Education

    Tuition Reimbursement, Professional Development

  • Paid Time Off

    16+ Days of Paid Time Off, Paid Maternity leave, Paid Paternity Leave, 11 Paid Holidays

  • Amenities

    Onsite Gym/Fitness Center

  • Sabbatical

    Sabbatical, 4 paid weeks every 5 years

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.

With 1.4 million vehicles, is the largest online vehicle trade site in Germany. It is part of GmbH, which runs additional sites in Italy, Romania, Poland and France, featuring more than 40,000 merchants. The GmbH employs 140 coworkers at Dreilinden just outside of Berlin and is a part of the eBay Group. This is an excellent opportunity to work for one of the most challenging product development organizations in eBay Germany. We support the entire platform including our international marketplaces, mobile devices, and build critical technology to build the best of class experience in the vehicle market.

We´re seeking a professional individual to join our team in Berlin as  aBackend Developer (m/f) Advertising Technology

The Advertising Technology team is responsible for all Advertising related implementations, services and interfaces. The Team also accounts for a fast, seamless and state of the Art integration of all supported Advertising Tech incl. Header Bidding, asynchronous AdServer tags, Data Management Platform, etc.

Job responsibilities:

  • Manage the Advertising tech infrastructure on
  • Work on high-throughput, highly scalable service applications
  • Own the entire development lifecycle from specification to deployment
  • Be an active partner for Product management in order to provide the best value for stakeholders and our customers
  • Develop new application features in collaboration with many other on-site teams
  • Innovate technology, process and product with your team

Job requirements:

  • 3+ years’ experience as a Java developer with a good understanding of the surrounding technology ecosystem
  • Architecture and design experience
  • You are an absolute pro in Java 8 / Spring / Spring Boot / MongoDB/ Docker / Web template frameworks
  • You speak HTTP, REST and JSON like your mother tongue
  • Ideally you already had touchpoints with AdServers or other Advertising related technologies
  • Solid understanding of up-to-date front-end technologies (Javascript, modern JS frameworks, CSS)
  • You have a mindset for highly distributed, complex microservice based software environments
  • You firmly believe in lean and agile development (Kanban / Scrum)
  • You get up to speed with new systems and concepts quickly
  • You understand that quality is not assured by a QA engineer, but by the team
  • You believe in cross-functional teams and know that responsibility does not end with deployment
  • Proven excellence in analyzing, designing, implementing, running and maintaining large scale distributed scalable solutions for the Web
  • Ability to plan strategically and execute in a result-oriented manner
  • Ability to thrive in a cross-functional environment while juggling multiple responsibilities
  • Passion for keeping up to date with the latest developments in the industry
  • Outstanding communication skills, ability to explain technical decisions to colleagues at all levels and from all trades
  • Excellent English language skills, German language skills not required, but a plus

What do we offer?

  • Dynamic team with exciting personalities, passion for e-commerce and professionalism
  • International career opportunities throughout eBay Inc.
  • An excellent working environment with flat hierarchies and lots of flexibility
  • Challenging work with a diverse, highly skilled and humorous team
  • Competitive salary and great benefits e.g. conference & education budget (language courses, softskill training and mentoring), company pension scheme, employee stock plans, mobile phone for business and personal use, latest Mac Book Pro, Notebook, PC you name it
  • Home office possibilities
  • A great campus with fitness center (yoga, pilates, cycling), table soccer, bike rental, coffee-bar, canteen and shuttle-service


We are looking forward to your online application at

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