Software Backend Engineer

Location:

San Jose, California, United States
Requisition Number:
R0054543

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.

The Role

Do you want to make an impact on the world’s largest e-commerce website? Are you interested in building performance efficient, high-volume, and highly scalable distributed systems? We have a place for you!

We are looking for a motivated backend software engineer to help us build the next generation of messaging at eBay. Together, we will affect millions of people and billions of messages each year. You will work on large-scale applications processing millions of messages in a minute. eBay is a global commerce leader where you can influence 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 twenty-five years ago. Here, you can be yourself, do your best work, and have a significant impact on people across the globe. We seek people with drive, ideas, and a passion for helping small businesses succeed to help shape the future of eBay—does this sound like you? If so, we’d love to talk to you!

Responsibilities:

  • Build solutions using your strong background in large scale web applications and systems.
  • Research, analyze, design, develop and test solutions that are appropriate for the business and technology strategies.
  • Participate in design discussions, code reviews and project related team meetings.
  • Work with other software engineers, architects, product owners, and operations teams to develop innovative solutions that meet business needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, reliability, realistic implementation schedules and adherence to development principles and product goals.
  • Develop technical & domain expertise and apply to solving product challenges.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree with 5 years of software engineering experience or Master’s degree with 4 years of experience in software design and development.
  • Solid foundation in computer science with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design.
  • Expert knowledge in practicing OOAD, architectural and design patterns, open-source platforms, frameworks, technologies, and software engineering methodologies.
  • Hands-on experience in Java/J2EE, XML, Web Technologies, Web Services, Design Patterns, and OOAD.
  • Experience developing data-driven applications using an industry standard RDBMS and NoSQL.
  • Hands-on experience in using source control systems such as GitHub, issue tracking systems like JIRA.
  • Great knowledge and practice in agile development.
  • Ability to adapt to changing business priorities and to thrive under pressure.
  • Excellent decision-making, communication and collaboration, skills.
  • Experience in leading team and mentoring junior engineers a plus.

As part of the team, you'll also share your knowledge with the wider team as well as learning about and chipping in to our core web experience.

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/

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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. Jobs posted with location as "Remote - United States (Excludes CO, HI, NM)" excludes Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico.

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

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Software Backend Engineer

San Jose, California, United States Requisition Number R0054543 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 workplace, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.

The Role

Do you want to make an impact on the world’s largest e-commerce website? Are you interested in building performance efficient, high-volume, and highly scalable distributed systems? We have a place for you!

We are looking for a motivated backend software engineer to help us build the next generation of messaging at eBay. Together, we will affect millions of people and billions of messages each year. You will work on large-scale applications processing millions of messages in a minute. eBay is a global commerce leader where you can influence 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 twenty-five years ago. Here, you can be yourself, do your best work, and have a significant impact on people across the globe. We seek people with drive, ideas, and a passion for helping small businesses succeed to help shape the future of eBay—does this sound like you? If so, we’d love to talk to you!

Responsibilities:

  • Build solutions using your strong background in large scale web applications and systems.
  • Research, analyze, design, develop and test solutions that are appropriate for the business and technology strategies.
  • Participate in design discussions, code reviews and project related team meetings.
  • Work with other software engineers, architects, product owners, and operations teams to develop innovative solutions that meet business needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, reliability, realistic implementation schedules and adherence to development principles and product goals.
  • Develop technical & domain expertise and apply to solving product challenges.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree with 5 years of software engineering experience or Master’s degree with 4 years of experience in software design and development.
  • Solid foundation in computer science with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design.
  • Expert knowledge in practicing OOAD, architectural and design patterns, open-source platforms, frameworks, technologies, and software engineering methodologies.
  • Hands-on experience in Java/J2EE, XML, Web Technologies, Web Services, Design Patterns, and OOAD.
  • Experience developing data-driven applications using an industry standard RDBMS and NoSQL.
  • Hands-on experience in using source control systems such as GitHub, issue tracking systems like JIRA.
  • Great knowledge and practice in agile development.
  • Ability to adapt to changing business priorities and to thrive under pressure.
  • Excellent decision-making, communication and collaboration, skills.
  • Experience in leading team and mentoring junior engineers a plus.

As part of the team, you'll also share your knowledge with the wider team as well as learning about and chipping in to our core web experience.

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/

#LI-JP1

#LI-Hybrid

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. Jobs posted with location as "Remote - United States (Excludes CO, HI, NM)" excludes Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico.

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

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