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Site Reliability Engineer

San Jose, California

R0038844

eBay is a global commerce leader that allows you to craft how the world buys, sells, and gives. You’ll be part of a work culture that’s been genuinely committed to diversity and inclusion since its founding more than 20 years ago. Here, you can just be yourself, do your best work, and have a meaningful impact on people across the globe. We are looking for people with drive, ideas, and a passion for helping small businesses succeed to help craft the future of eBay—does this sound like you? If so, we’d love to talk to you!

With the renewed focus on the global commerce, building outstanding commerce experiences to our community of users is at the core of eBay’s mission. One of the critical components enabling this mission is our massive technology infrastructure, platforms, application services underneath.

About the Team:

It is an exciting time to be part of the Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) team who will play an integral role at the intersection of software engineering and infrastructure/systems engineering. The SRE team strives to make eBay’s services secure, highly available, reliable and performance to our community of users.

The team has an outstanding opportunity to advocate and participate in building services that are resilient, optimally monitored, alerted and self-healed by applying software engineering practices to operate the site.

Responsibilities and Requirements:

  • Availability, Reliability and Performance for Request/Response flows.
  • Completeness, Correctness and Freshness for data pipelines are the focus areas
  • Excellent trouble-shooting skills that span systems, network (TCP/IP), and code
  • Hands-on Software engineering skills including Java, Python, Scala etc
  • Expert knowledge in large scale web operations and web based Java/J2EE architectures and JVM configurations
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to work in a fast paced and rapidly changing dynamic environment
  • Strong skills in data structures, relational and NOSQL databases, networking, web architectures, UNIX flavors
  • BSCS or related 4-year technical degree

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  • Creative
  • Quick-thinking
  • Problem-solver

Rewards

  • Healthcare

    Medical, Dental,Vision, Healthcare FSA, Dependent Care FSA, Health and Wellness Programs

  • 401(k) / Retirement Plans

    Employer Matching, Employee Stock Purchase Program

  • Continuing Education

    Tuition Reimbursement, Professional Development

  • Paid Time Off

    16+ Days of Paid Time Off, Paid Maternity leave, Paid Paternity Leave, 11 Paid Holidays

  • Amenities

    Onsite Gym/Fitness Center

  • Sabbatical

    Sabbatical, 4 paid weeks every 5 years

About our location

San Jose Office
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