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Software Engineer, Back End

San Jose, California

R0028054

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!  

Primary Job Responsibilities:

We are looking for a back-end software engineer to work in Risk product development team, which is responsible for managing seller and buyer risk in eBay marketplace. As a self-motivated and enthusiastic member of our team, you will work with extremely talented peers in a fun environment building world class risk products. You will work in an agile environment with a focus on problem solving and engineering excellence.

• Contribute to a high performing engineering team to design, implement, test and operate key critical services for eBay marketplaces.

• Build critical technology that has an immediate impact on millions of eBay users throughout the world.

• Deliver quality implementations that display high standards and covered by unit tests

- Contribute to the Design, Development and testing of high throughput back-end systems

- Develop efficient, elegant, clean code covered by unit tests

- Participate in design and code review sessions

Basic Qualifications:

- 4 + years experience in Back End Java development

-Display a good understanding of computer science fundamentals, RDBMS and nosql concepts

- Display a good understanding of web services and related standards like REST/JSON

- Display a good grasp of java

- Adhere to software development best practices

- Ability to deal with high volume and low latency challenges

- Collaborate with engineers, architects and other stakeholders

- Display a keen sense of ownership on maintainability, scalability, quality of the component

- Participate in architecture discussions, freely propose and discuss solutions to system and product changes

Education:

BS in CS or EE or Equivalent

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–Dileep, Staff Software Engineer

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–Steve, Full Stack Software Engineer

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–Shakul, Software Development Manager

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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
  • Courageous
  • Productive
  • 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

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