iOS EngineerPortland, Oregon
San Jose, California Requisition Number R0039905 Subsidiary eBay
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 Role and Opportunity
View Item and Transaction Flows Engineering team owns item details experience, end to end responsibility for auctions & offers, and SEO optimized landing experiences. In other words, this team is responsible for the heart of eBay. We drive billions of dollars in revenue via user experiences delivered daily across the globe, across all devices & browsers. Team and experience have great financial and customer impact and role has high visibility in the organization. In addition, being the core eBay experience, it has to delight the diverse customer base across the world. We ship often, get immediate user feedback and use experimentation to make decisions.
Our agile teams are based in San Jose and Portland. Scrum teams work on all screen sizes both on the web and native. Like everything else at eBay, we build scalable and highly-available systems for the millions of users that depend on us to conduct their businesses.
Primary Job Responsibilities
We’re seeking a Member of technical Staff (MTS1) iOS engineer with a proven track record of building iOS applications using Objective-C, Swift and pushing mobile technologies to the limits and will work with our team of talented engineers to design and build the next generation of our mobile applications. As a MTS1, this person will be hands-on with product development, building high quality software. This role requires to have influence through technical design leadership from backend to client levels.In addition, (s)he is expected to mentor other senior engineers while raising the bar on the team’s discipline and technical excellence. Being able to deal with complex systems while helping the rest of the team navigate ambiguity in requirements is very important. This role requires partnership and collaboration with other organizations throughout eBay, so (s)he must have great communication skills and the ability to work well with others. Having a good amount of experience with agile teams and methodologies is required.
6 + years of hands-on experience working with large-scale native development.
Excellent understanding of computer science fundamentals, data structures and algorithms.
Strong know-how in object-oriented software design and design patterns
Strong iOS programming skills. Deep understanding of the iOS SDK, Objective-C, and Swift.
Leadership and influence in API designs
Technically strong leadership and influence in designing RESTful APIs to connect iOS applications to back-end services
Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architecture, trends, and emerging technologies
Drive architecture discussions, produce well-documented design docs, and participate in design and code reviews.
Ensure code quality and maintainability by evolving architecture and tech stack, refactoring, standards and improving build and test systems
Partner effectively and influence peers, juniors and seniors both within the organization and across eBay
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/our-company/diversity-inclusion/.
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