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eBay for Charity Technology Leader

New York, New York

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.

Looking for a position where your efforts improve the world directly and tangibly? Want to shape how Charities and Nonprofit organizations raise funds? 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 for Charity team is responsible for maintaining and improving one of the largest fundraising platforms in the world. Our sites help people people do good by supporting the causes they love.

You will have the opportunity to work across the eBay Marketplaces organization integrating charity into Payments, Billing, Selling and Shopping experiences.

This is an exciting opportunity to work on large pieces of innovative technology to touch many lives as the tech lead for the 13 person eBay for Charity team.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the team's work with high-quality, well-tested and scalable code (~30%)

  • Coach and mentor junior and mid-level members of your team

  • Improve agile development and continuous delivery processes

  • Collaborate with other engineering teams

  • Ensure code quality and maintainability by evolving architecture and tech stack, code reviews, refactoring, standards and improving build and test systems

  • Integrate with technology stacks maintained by other teams at eBay

  • Participate in complete software development process from planning, requirements elicitation and documentation to design, implementation, testing, code reviews, and maintenance

Your profile:

  • 10+ years of experience as a senior/lead Java engineer and/or system architect, including 3+ years of experience with enterprise level software development

  • Experience with eCommerce systems a strong plus

  • Masters degree in Computer Science or comparable field, or comparable (in scope and complexity) work experience.

  • Deep knowledge of Java, Spring Framework, web technologies and 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

  • Understanding of quality assurance as a task of the entire team to build the best experience for users

  • Independent and quick adoption of new technologies and concepts

  • Effective oral and written English communication skills

What we offer:

  • A family friendly company that values diversity and a healthy work life balance

  • A dynamic team with passion for e-commerce and altruism

  • An excellent working environment with flat hierarchies and lots of flexibility

  • High team autonomy and agile environment

  • Challenging and very meaningful work with a diverse, highly skilled and humorous team

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What makes a successful Software Developer at eBay? Check out the traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Problem-solver 10
  • Quick-thinking 9
  • Creative 8
  • Productive 7
  • Courageous 6
  • Team Player 5

Rewards

  • 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

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