Member of Technical Staff 2
San Jose, California
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.
eBay Inc. is changing the way people connect and shop around the world. Our engineers are revolutionizing commerce by building apps, creating new platforms, and solving complex problems at a massive scale. What you work on here impacts the lives of millions every day. Software engineers at eBay Inc. develop innovative solutions and high quality products that touch millions of people every day around the globe. Our engineers solve some of the most complex technical problems in the world of connected commerce. We’re looking for the highest levels of technical talent and programming skills, as well as a keen desire to deeply understand our products and services to push our technology forward with respect to functionality, performance, reliability, and scalability. You’ll work alongside the best and the brightest engineering talent in the industry. As a core participant of your team, you’ll estimate engineering efforts, prioritize projects, plan implementations, and triage production issues. You need to be dynamic, collaborative, and curious as we build new experiences, improve existing products, and develop distributed systems powering the world’s largest e-commerce website at a scale few companies can match.
-Good understanding of data structures
-Experience building web pages
-Knowledge of MVC
-Deep interest in building world class experiences.
We’re seeking a Member of technical Staff (MTS2) engineer with a proven track record of building great online (web and mobile) products. As a MTS2, this person will be hands-on with product development, building high quality software. In addition, (s)he is expected to mentor other 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.
*8+ years of hands-on experience in Java, J2EE technologies, design patterns, object oriented concepts, XML
*6+ years of experience in database driven consumer web application development scaling to millions of consumers, database schema design, SQL, performance tuning. 4+ years with service oriented architecture.
*Deep expertise in developing highly available, scalable, high performance systems.
*Must be able to do propose trade-offs between feature scope, schedule, resources and architectural flexibility.
*Must be able to independently lead (not manage) engineering teams major systems. Must have both the technical and people skills to be an effective engineering lead. Must be able to work effectively in a matrix organization and work collaboratively across teams
*Must be able to work in fast-paced highly iterative design cycles.
*Must have good analytical, problem solving skills, verbal and written communication skills.
*Must have passion for both technology & customer experience
*Must have deep knowledge of core engineering fundamentals and apply them to build world class next generation of product experiences.
*Must be able to provide the force in executing towards company's engineering goals and vision, and must be able to lead the team towards the same.
*Experience with Scala a plus
*Experience with NodeJS a plus
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- Team player
Medical, Dental,Vision, Healthcare FSA, Dependent Care FSA, Health and Wellness Programs
401(k) / Retirement Plans
Employer Matching, Employee Stock Purchase Program
Tuition Reimbursement, Professional Development
Paid Time Off
16+ Days of Paid Time Off, Paid Maternity leave, Paid Paternity Leave, 11 Paid Holidays
Onsite Gym/Fitness Center
Sabbatical, 4 paid weeks every 5 years