MTS 1, Software Engineer
San Jose, California
Primary Job Responsibilities:
This opportunity is to work for one of the most exciting product development organizations in eBay. We support all seller activities on eBay and build critical technology that has an immediate impact on millions of eBay sellers throughout the world. We are seeking an experienced software engineer who is an expert in Java and/or Scala related technologies and can work closely with the various business units, product management, architecture, operations and quality engineering teams, as well as third party software vendors. The candidate is expected to be a self-starter and a team player, a strong driver for results and continual improvement. He/she should be passionate about his/her work and has strong commitment towards eBay and its community.
Responsibilities will include:
* Design, develop and support worldwide projects throughout all phases of the software development life cycle
* Work with engineers and other cross functional teams like Product Management, Release Engineering, Quality Engineering, Architecture, Operations teams etc. to develop innovative solutions that meet market needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, reliability, realistic implementation schedules, and adherence to development goals and principles
* Estimate engineering effort and plan implementation,
* Lead product initiatives, recommend improvements, mentor and guide junior team members
* Identify project risks and work effectively to mitigate them
* Share release management duties on feature rollouts
* Develop industry and product technical expertise
* Find and help fix stability/scalability issues in a very time critical environment
* Support and resolve site issues when they arise
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Master’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Engineering or closely related field and five (5) years of experience in the Job Offered or five (5) years of experience in the field of software engineering or Bachelor’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Engineering or closely related field and six (6) years of experience in the Job Offered or six (6) years of progressively responsible experience in the field of software engineering.
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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.
- 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