Software Quality Engineering

Location:

San Francisco, California
Requisition Number:
R0043948

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 environment? Join us in shaping the future of eBay advertising! Be an integral part of the team building out a new unified advertising platform – a foundation of eBay marketplace.

We are reinventing advertising at eBay!  We’re creating innovative ad-tech solutions to optimize the ad monetization and experience on eBay. Our goal is to create a valuable experience for both buyers and sellers, while also driving performance through Ads. To that end, we are innovating rapidly in the ad-tech space and there is no shortage of new challenges for motivated individuals

We are seeking a motivated quality engineer who will contribute to the building, testing, and performance of complex, multi-tier distributed software applications for Availability, Reliability and Performance in Advertising team. You will also participate in various test automation activities in an attempt to break the software. You will work under the mentorship of principal engineers to execute component, functional, integration, performance, and reliability tests. In this role you will work in scrum/agile mode, interacting with the Development, Product Owner, Scrum master, QA engineer, DBA, and Operations teams to test and analyze application features and their impact on the performance of the overall system. This position plays a key role in the development of reliability automation and workflow frameworks and tools.

The candidate is expected to be analytical, inventive and data driven.   The candidate should be a self-starter and team player, and a strong driver for results and continuous improvement.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Product and systems solving with deep forensics in application engineering
  • Build tools to reduce occurrences of errors and improve customer experience, assist in implementing reliability patterns via platform observability, defining key critical metrics for measuring system availability and reliability
  • Prototype new platform features and get top priority items on the roadmap or fix
  • Perform root cause analysis for production errors
  • Monitor, investigate, remediate and escalate production issues
  • Maintain proper capacity of the products and their dependencies.
  • Develop scripts to build performance dashboards and automate visualization
  • Design procedures and tools for system troubleshooting and maintenance
  • Engage in product design to ensure testability, derive comprehensive test strategy
  • Define overall test strategy for assigned features.
  • Estimate testing effort, prioritize projects and plan implementations
  • Support deployment, improve release process and maintain production run books.
  • Write automation and testing for setting up and improving the continuous integration/continuous delivery pipelines for the observability of Ads products
  • Coordinate the testing and release of new features across multiple teams through the entire lifecycle
  • Identify process, technology challenges and deficiencies that need to be addressed and drive those changes to successful adoption

Job Requirements:

Looking for a customer-focused, resourceful, detail-oriented, adaptable, and flexible individual. The ideal candidate will have solid technical background and ability to provide technical leadership. Your background will include successful collaboration in cross-functional teams to deliver products of excellent quality which achieve the business goals. You must be a proactive and effective communicator, both verbally and in writing. Highly focused individual with the ability to independently come up with comprehensive test strategies and test cases for a given product feature and ensuring that the feature rolls out with no customer facing issues.

In addition, you must possess:

  • Good understanding of product development cycle as well as quality engineering process, standards, and technologies, including agile methodologies, etc
  • Strong knowledge of Python, Scala, JS, CSS, HTML, SQL;  and Knowledge of Scala
  • Strong knowledge of end-to-end web application flows and tiers.
  • Experience desirable in Jenkins, dependency management systems such as Maven and in Python/JavaScript automation frameworks.
  • Experience in Rest APIs preferred. (Understanding contracts and developing automation against contracts/mocks)
  • Proven ability to deliver projects on time with good quality.
  • Good analytical, problem solving and collaboration skills
  • Experience in supporting releases and maintaining Site Reliability for complex systems
  • Active ownership of resolving various obstacles in testing and releasing the products by collaborating with other different teams
  • Demonstrates an exceptional customer focus, ensures that provided solutions accurately reflect the real needs and uses of the end users

MSCS/MSEE highly desirable, BSCS or BSEE or other four-year degree in a relevant field is required

  • 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 Quality Engineering

San Francisco, California Requisition Number R0043948 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 environment? Join us in shaping the future of eBay advertising! Be an integral part of the team building out a new unified advertising platform – a foundation of eBay marketplace.

We are reinventing advertising at eBay!  We’re creating innovative ad-tech solutions to optimize the ad monetization and experience on eBay. Our goal is to create a valuable experience for both buyers and sellers, while also driving performance through Ads. To that end, we are innovating rapidly in the ad-tech space and there is no shortage of new challenges for motivated individuals

We are seeking a motivated quality engineer who will contribute to the building, testing, and performance of complex, multi-tier distributed software applications for Availability, Reliability and Performance in Advertising team. You will also participate in various test automation activities in an attempt to break the software. You will work under the mentorship of principal engineers to execute component, functional, integration, performance, and reliability tests. In this role you will work in scrum/agile mode, interacting with the Development, Product Owner, Scrum master, QA engineer, DBA, and Operations teams to test and analyze application features and their impact on the performance of the overall system. This position plays a key role in the development of reliability automation and workflow frameworks and tools.

The candidate is expected to be analytical, inventive and data driven.   The candidate should be a self-starter and team player, and a strong driver for results and continuous improvement.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Product and systems solving with deep forensics in application engineering
  • Build tools to reduce occurrences of errors and improve customer experience, assist in implementing reliability patterns via platform observability, defining key critical metrics for measuring system availability and reliability
  • Prototype new platform features and get top priority items on the roadmap or fix
  • Perform root cause analysis for production errors
  • Monitor, investigate, remediate and escalate production issues
  • Maintain proper capacity of the products and their dependencies.
  • Develop scripts to build performance dashboards and automate visualization
  • Design procedures and tools for system troubleshooting and maintenance
  • Engage in product design to ensure testability, derive comprehensive test strategy
  • Define overall test strategy for assigned features.
  • Estimate testing effort, prioritize projects and plan implementations
  • Support deployment, improve release process and maintain production run books.
  • Write automation and testing for setting up and improving the continuous integration/continuous delivery pipelines for the observability of Ads products
  • Coordinate the testing and release of new features across multiple teams through the entire lifecycle
  • Identify process, technology challenges and deficiencies that need to be addressed and drive those changes to successful adoption

Job Requirements:

Looking for a customer-focused, resourceful, detail-oriented, adaptable, and flexible individual. The ideal candidate will have solid technical background and ability to provide technical leadership. Your background will include successful collaboration in cross-functional teams to deliver products of excellent quality which achieve the business goals. You must be a proactive and effective communicator, both verbally and in writing. Highly focused individual with the ability to independently come up with comprehensive test strategies and test cases for a given product feature and ensuring that the feature rolls out with no customer facing issues.

In addition, you must possess:

  • Good understanding of product development cycle as well as quality engineering process, standards, and technologies, including agile methodologies, etc
  • Strong knowledge of Python, Scala, JS, CSS, HTML, SQL;  and Knowledge of Scala
  • Strong knowledge of end-to-end web application flows and tiers.
  • Experience desirable in Jenkins, dependency management systems such as Maven and in Python/JavaScript automation frameworks.
  • Experience in Rest APIs preferred. (Understanding contracts and developing automation against contracts/mocks)
  • Proven ability to deliver projects on time with good quality.
  • Good analytical, problem solving and collaboration skills
  • Experience in supporting releases and maintaining Site Reliability for complex systems
  • Active ownership of resolving various obstacles in testing and releasing the products by collaborating with other different teams
  • Demonstrates an exceptional customer focus, ensures that provided solutions accurately reflect the real needs and uses of the end users

MSCS/MSEE highly desirable, BSCS or BSEE or other four-year degree in a relevant field is required

  • 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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