Senior Tech Lead - Applied Research

Location:

Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
Requisition Number:
R0056131

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and creativity, where you can be on 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 crafting an ambitious and inclusive work environment, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be with.

eBay is a global commerce leader that allows you to craft how the world buys, sells, and gives. 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. Here, you can just be yourself, do your best work, and have a significant impact on people across the globe. We are looking for people with drive, ideas, and a passion for helping small businesses succeed to help craft the future of eBay—does this sound like you? If so, we’d love to talk to you!

You will grow and lead a team of applied research engineers in the creation of new capabilities and product experiences powered by NLP. This will involve highly cross-functional work partnering closely with Product, Design, Engineering and others across eBay to both help and delight our customers. A successful candidate will have experience defining measures of success for cutting-edge research and innovation to be brought to products in a continuous manner while growing the team. This will also require fundamentally strong technical ability and being hands-on, experience in people management, deep collaboration and communication skills and the drive to bring these experiences to our customers in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.

About the Team:

The NLP team at eBay Core AI is looking for highly qualified candidates for the full-time Senior Tech Lead NLP Manager position in our alluring Amsterdam office. The NLP team works on capabilities at the heart of new product experiences. eBay’s strategic vision is to become the best global marketplace for buyers and sellers through a tech-led reimagination of the company.

With hundreds of millions of buyers and sellers, 1.3B+ of live listings at any point of time, eBay provides an outstanding environment to make broad business impact with product experiences that delight our customers.

Basic Qualifications:

  • PhD in computer science, natural language processing, machine learning or related areas

  • Strong technical ability in NLP and ML

  • 4+ years of experience mentoring and managing applied researchers in teams delivering product capabilities utilizing Natural Language Processing (NLP)

  • 7+ years of relevant proven experience

  • Track record shipping NLP products

  • Experience hiring, coaching and developing world-class NLP applied researchers

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills

  • Experience in ecommerce a strong plus

  • Highly-motivated, life-time learner

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, we love creating 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/company/diversity-inclusion/

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eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible. Jobs posted with location as "Remote - United States (Excludes CO, HI, NM)" excludes Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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Senior Tech Lead - Applied Research

Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands Requisition Number R0056131 Subsidiary eBay

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and creativity, where you can be on 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 crafting an ambitious and inclusive work environment, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be with.

eBay is a global commerce leader that allows you to craft how the world buys, sells, and gives. 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. Here, you can just be yourself, do your best work, and have a significant impact on people across the globe. We are looking for people with drive, ideas, and a passion for helping small businesses succeed to help craft the future of eBay—does this sound like you? If so, we’d love to talk to you!

You will grow and lead a team of applied research engineers in the creation of new capabilities and product experiences powered by NLP. This will involve highly cross-functional work partnering closely with Product, Design, Engineering and others across eBay to both help and delight our customers. A successful candidate will have experience defining measures of success for cutting-edge research and innovation to be brought to products in a continuous manner while growing the team. This will also require fundamentally strong technical ability and being hands-on, experience in people management, deep collaboration and communication skills and the drive to bring these experiences to our customers in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.

About the Team:

The NLP team at eBay Core AI is looking for highly qualified candidates for the full-time Senior Tech Lead NLP Manager position in our alluring Amsterdam office. The NLP team works on capabilities at the heart of new product experiences. eBay’s strategic vision is to become the best global marketplace for buyers and sellers through a tech-led reimagination of the company.

With hundreds of millions of buyers and sellers, 1.3B+ of live listings at any point of time, eBay provides an outstanding environment to make broad business impact with product experiences that delight our customers.

Basic Qualifications:

  • PhD in computer science, natural language processing, machine learning or related areas

  • Strong technical ability in NLP and ML

  • 4+ years of experience mentoring and managing applied researchers in teams delivering product capabilities utilizing Natural Language Processing (NLP)

  • 7+ years of relevant proven experience

  • Track record shipping NLP products

  • Experience hiring, coaching and developing world-class NLP applied researchers

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills

  • Experience in ecommerce a strong plus

  • Highly-motivated, life-time learner

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, we love creating 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/company/diversity-inclusion/

#LI-JS3

#LI-Hybrid

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible. Jobs posted with location as "Remote - United States (Excludes CO, HI, NM)" excludes Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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