Senior Backend Engineer (d/f/m)

Dreilinden, Brandenburg Requisition Number R0043000 Subsidiary

eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative leader in online classifieds with ten brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, a concert ticket, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust.

About the business:

With 1.5 million vehicles, is the largest online vehicle marketplace in Germany. This is an excellent opportunity to work for one of the most exciting product development organizations in eBay Germany. We support the entire platform including our international marketplaces, mobile devices, and build critical technology to create the best experience in the vehicle market.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for one of the most challenging product development organizations in Germany!

We support the entire platform including our international marketplaces, mobile devices, and own critical technology to build an outstanding experience for our customers.

For our team in Dreilinden close to Berlin we are searching for a (Senior) Backend Engineer (d/f/m).

If you are a self-starter with a passion for backend, a problem solver and have a keen eye for maintainable and testable code then you will love working with us.

Your role:

  • Build phenomenal products for our users in an iterative, test-and-learn driven and scalable way

  • Own, drive and improve applications

  • Write high quality, maintainable code and ensure technological innovation

  • Be an active partner for product management and business

  • Help to raise the overall skill and quality level through pairing and design/code reviews

  • Innovate technology, process and product with your team

  • Drive your own ideas for code and process improvement and achieve the next level together with the team

Our Requirements:

  • Several years of experience as a Java 8+ developer in interdisciplinary agile teams

  • Besides Java, you ideally have experience in other programming languages like Scala and Golang

  • You speak HTTP and REST/JSON like your mother tongue

  • Experience building scalable data services or keen on learning it, previous experience with Elastic Search is a plus

  • You know frontend technologies (JavaScript, Node.js, React.js, CSS) and you are not afraid to dive deeper into frontend code when needed

  • Belief in lean and agile development (Kanban / Scrum)

  • You work independently and adopt new systems and concepts quickly

  • You understand that quality is not assured solely by a QA engineer, but by the whole team

  • You believe in multi-functional teams and are convinced that responsibility for your work does not end with the deployment

  • Experience with continuous delivery systems and build tools (Jenkins, Git, Gradle, Maven, SBT)

  • You are proficient in English – German language skills are a plus


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.

We love building 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 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 our Diversity & Inclusion click here:


People are the heart of the eBay Classifieds business, and their health and well-being are our first priority.

We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.

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  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

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

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