Software Engineer, Quality

Location:

San Francisco, California
New York, New York
Requisition Number:
R0044102

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes. eBay Marketplaces operates in 190 markets around the world

About The Team

The eBay Ads Global Team is reinventing advertising at eBay! We’re creating innovative ad-tech solutions to optimize the ad experience on eBay. Our goal is to create a valuable experience for both buyers and sellers, while also driving success for our advertising partners. We do this by harnessing data on a massive scale to reveal the passions and lifestyles of real-life people, identifying their purchase intent. To that end, we are innovating rapidly in the ad-tech space and there is no shortage of new challenges for motivated individuals. Join us now—we are ready for you!

About The Role:

We are seeking a highly motivated Software Engineer, who can contribute in the role of Quality Engineering. You will be working on the Advertising Team in delivering the best in class experiences to our customers. This position requires the candidate to collaborate with folks in other disciplines, specifically Product Management and Product Development but also with Analytics and Business.

He/She would be a self-starter and team player, and a strong driver for results and continuous improvement. Responsibilities include own quality engineering for assigned product features. The strategy would first identify key aspects from a test perspective and then answer questions like how, when and where these key aspects will be applied (automation, scripts, manual).

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Identify the right test strategy for assigned features.
  • Estimate testing effort, prioritize projects, plan implementations and help rollout changes
  • Identify automation strategy and ensure testability
  • Write code to automate testing for your assigned feature areas
  • Develop deep understanding of the product, engineering processes, tools and concepts in order to effectively narrow down defects.
  • Ability to not only find a defect but also to narrow it down to the root cause.
  • Manual testing as well as participating in test design and test systems architecture discussions
  • Propose and discuss solutions to system and product changes related to domain area
  • Document defects effectively, work with the Development team to triage and troubleshoot defects
  • Coordinate testing across multiple teams
  • Participate in product and technology initiatives and recommend improvements
  • Work with other QE engineers, product managers, and product developers to ensure that product specifications describe innovative solutions that meet market needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, and reliability, and result in achievable implementation schedules and a product that meets agreed-upon quality standards
  • Identify process, technology challenges and deficiencies that need to be addressed and support those changes to successful adoption
  • Identify project risks, dependencies and be able to provide alternatives yielding reduced risk

Basic Qualifications:

  • ~2 years of experience in software development /quality engineering
  • MSCS/MSEE highly desirable, BSCS or BSEE or other four-year degree in a relevant field is required

Job Requirements:

  • Looking for a customer-focused, resourceful, detail-oriented, adaptable, and flexible individual
  • The ideal candidate will have solid technical background.
  • Good knowledge of Python or Java or other object-oriented program languages is a must
  • You must be a proactive and effective communicator, both verbally and in writing.

Additional Requirements:

  • Experience with test automation tools such as Selenium RC/TestNG/Web Driver and Restful API is a good plus
  • Good knowledge of the software development lifecycle.
  • Good knowledge of end-to-end web application flows and tiers.
  • Good knowledge of Java application development and testing
  • Good background in math, statistics, machine learning, information retrieval, distributed systems and scalable data processing is a plus
  • Data Science knowledge is a good plus
  • Proven ability to deliver projects on time with good quality.

Benefits:

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/

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.

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

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Software Engineer, Quality

San Francisco, California
New York, New York
Requisition Number R0044102 Subsidiary eBay

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes. eBay Marketplaces operates in 190 markets around the world

About The Team

The eBay Ads Global Team is reinventing advertising at eBay! We’re creating innovative ad-tech solutions to optimize the ad experience on eBay. Our goal is to create a valuable experience for both buyers and sellers, while also driving success for our advertising partners. We do this by harnessing data on a massive scale to reveal the passions and lifestyles of real-life people, identifying their purchase intent. To that end, we are innovating rapidly in the ad-tech space and there is no shortage of new challenges for motivated individuals. Join us now—we are ready for you!

About The Role:

We are seeking a highly motivated Software Engineer, who can contribute in the role of Quality Engineering. You will be working on the Advertising Team in delivering the best in class experiences to our customers. This position requires the candidate to collaborate with folks in other disciplines, specifically Product Management and Product Development but also with Analytics and Business.

He/She would be a self-starter and team player, and a strong driver for results and continuous improvement. Responsibilities include own quality engineering for assigned product features. The strategy would first identify key aspects from a test perspective and then answer questions like how, when and where these key aspects will be applied (automation, scripts, manual).

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Identify the right test strategy for assigned features.
  • Estimate testing effort, prioritize projects, plan implementations and help rollout changes
  • Identify automation strategy and ensure testability
  • Write code to automate testing for your assigned feature areas
  • Develop deep understanding of the product, engineering processes, tools and concepts in order to effectively narrow down defects.
  • Ability to not only find a defect but also to narrow it down to the root cause.
  • Manual testing as well as participating in test design and test systems architecture discussions
  • Propose and discuss solutions to system and product changes related to domain area
  • Document defects effectively, work with the Development team to triage and troubleshoot defects
  • Coordinate testing across multiple teams
  • Participate in product and technology initiatives and recommend improvements
  • Work with other QE engineers, product managers, and product developers to ensure that product specifications describe innovative solutions that meet market needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, and reliability, and result in achievable implementation schedules and a product that meets agreed-upon quality standards
  • Identify process, technology challenges and deficiencies that need to be addressed and support those changes to successful adoption
  • Identify project risks, dependencies and be able to provide alternatives yielding reduced risk

Basic Qualifications:

  • ~2 years of experience in software development /quality engineering
  • MSCS/MSEE highly desirable, BSCS or BSEE or other four-year degree in a relevant field is required

Job Requirements:

  • Looking for a customer-focused, resourceful, detail-oriented, adaptable, and flexible individual
  • The ideal candidate will have solid technical background.
  • Good knowledge of Python or Java or other object-oriented program languages is a must
  • You must be a proactive and effective communicator, both verbally and in writing.

Additional Requirements:

  • Experience with test automation tools such as Selenium RC/TestNG/Web Driver and Restful API is a good plus
  • Good knowledge of the software development lifecycle.
  • Good knowledge of end-to-end web application flows and tiers.
  • Good knowledge of Java application development and testing
  • Good background in math, statistics, machine learning, information retrieval, distributed systems and scalable data processing is a plus
  • Data Science knowledge is a good plus
  • Proven ability to deliver projects on time with good quality.

Benefits:

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/

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.

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

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