Software ArchitectAmsterdam, North Holland Requisition Number R0022314
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.
The eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative global leader in online classifieds. Our sites help people find whatever they are looking for in their local communities. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. We have eleven brands that span the globe offering online classifieds in more than 1,000 cities.
Our strong local presence is backed up by a suite of global capabilities, built and maintained by central product and development teams collocated in offices. We are looking at expanding these teams with focus on our Headquarters in Amsterdam.
You will have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge technology and have impact across all our markets by providing innovative capabilities for all of our apps and sites. You would be responsible for driving a capability such as customer identity, taxonomy or inventory.
This is an exciting opportunity to work on large pieces of innovative technology touch many customers across the globe and we are looking for you as a:
Software Architect Scalable Distributed Systems (m/f)
Your Tasks and Responsibilities:
Contribute to the team's work with high-quality, well-tested and scalable code
Ensure code quality and maintainability by evolving architecture and tech stack, code reviews, refactoring, standards and improving build and test systems
Coach, guide and mentor teams on architecture and technology choices
Collaborate with the other architects and senior devs on identifying, managing and minimizing tech debt in the platform
Consult Product Managers, UX and stakeholders on the impact of product ideas and possible implementations
Share architecture knowledge, learnings and best practices with the teams and other architects within eBay
Several years of experience as a senior/lead java engineer and or system architect
Deep knowledge of Java 8, Spring Framework, web technologies and (non-) relational databases (bonus: node.js, react)
Advanced understanding of design, implementation and operation of distributed services and APIs
Passion for agile software development, product discovery and continuous deployment
High aspiration for quality balanced with a good sense of pragmatism
You understand quality assurance as a task of the entire team to build the best experience to the users
Independently and quick adoption of new technologies and concepts
Willingness to speak at conferences and engage in the community are a strong plus
Effective oral and written English communication skills
What we offer:
A family friendly company
A dynamic team with exciting personalities, passion for e-commerce and professionalism
An excellent working environment with flat hierarchies and lots of flexibility
High team autonomy and agile environment
Challenging work with a diverse, highly skilled and humorous team
International career opportunities throughout eBay Inc.
Competitive salary and great benefits e.g. conference & education budget, company pension scheme, employee stock plans, developer-grade notebook or desktop of your choice (Mac/PC)
Excellent workplace in Amsterdam
Looking to leave your footprint in global e-commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, and share anything around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven team that is dedicated to creating an ambitious and inclusive workplace, join the eBay Classifieds Group.
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