Sr. MTS Software Eng P13N Platform
San Jose, California
eBay Personalization Platform team is looking for a senior engineering talent. Our focus is on providing the platform which eBay can leverage to personalize the user experience both on and off the site. We serve billions of calls a day and managing a large body of behavioral, profile and location data for about a billion eBay users which we serve with low latency while applying flexible data transformations, including the execution of ML models.
Our platform includes a number of technologies, including C++11, boost, Java, Python, AVRO as well as a number of ML packages. Candidates are expected to provide impactful technical leadership, both in design and through mentoring other team members.
This is a hands on position, where the candidate is expected to work independently and develop robust, tested and highly optimized code and to participate in code reviews and architectural design. There is also an operations aspect where the candidate is expected to help troubleshoot production issues and to share in a pager duty rotation.
Looking for a good team player who can stay cool under pressure and is interested in making eBay more personable for its many, many customers
While the majority of your responsibilities will involve designing and implementing new features to enhance our high speed model execution engine, there is also a fair amount of dev ops which are required to keep this production system running in good health. Your day to day tasks may involve coding in C++, Java and Python; training machine learned models to be executed on our platform, as well as troubleshooting production issues and helping other stakeholders use the service to power personalization at eBay.
You would have:
- Experience with C++11, Java, Python
- Experience developing High Performance Web Servers
- Knowledgeable in Algorithms & Data Structures
- Experience with Linux Dev Ops
Preferred but not required:
- Experience training Machine Learned models
- C++ STL and Boost libraries
- Experience in network programming (e.g. ZeroMQ, Boost::ASIO)
- Experience using standard versioning tools like GitHub
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