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Software Engineer (Order Mgmt)

San Jose, California


Responsibilities include:

• Design and deliver highly scalable multi-tiered distributed software applications

• Design and implement frameworks/architectures based on internal and external standards

• Strong quality and security focus including automation, design reviews, and unit testing

• Performing analysis and fine tuning of page performance and reliability

• Analyzing the scoping effort for best practices and efficiency

• Develop and support projects throughout all phases of the development life cycle

• Conceptualizing, coding, deploying, and iterating on next generation prototypes

• Work well independently and in multi-group cross-discipline environments

• Lead product initiatives, recommend improvements, mentor and guide junior team members.

• Flexible approach to analyzing technical issues and clearly communicating recommendations/solutions

• Cross team development with product managers, project managers, engineers, and QA to deploy innovative solutions to meet business unit requirements

• Share release management duties for roll-outs.

• Support for on-call duties to resolve site issues

• Proficient in waterfall and agile development methodologies

• Creating testing harness/infrastructure/test cases/automation geared towards ensuring quality of product

Job Requirements:

• Experience in software design and application development

• Experience in developing high performance, scalable and available web services.

• Experience developing extensible APIs and highly maintainable services

• Experience with relational, non-relational and big data stores

• Knowledge of object-oriented and functional programming, reactive and asynchronous design patterns

• Experience in designing, developing and delivering software and/or platforms used by other developers

• Strong Object Oriented design methodology and experience using Java, JSP, JDBC and ability to learn new languages as needed

• Good understanding of web services and SOA related standards like REST/OAuth/JSON

• Experience with agile development practices like Scrum

• Experience with MySQL, Elastic Search and Python a plus

• Excellent communication and writing skills

• Degree in computer science/engineering or equivalent professional experience.

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At eBay Buyer Experience team, the drive for a faster and sleeker pages constantly inspires me. The fact that my work touches millions of users everyday in one way or the other and to learn what affects a person’s decision to make that purchase brings a sense of fulfillment.

–Dileep, Staff Software Engineer

Everyday, I get a chance to work with smart and dedicated people to build the best shopping experience for our customers. Because so many people use eBay, I am proud that my work is impacting people in a positive way.

–Steve, Full Stack Software Engineer

Everyday I work with people passionate to deliver great experiences for millions of buyers and sellers. It brings me great joy knowing that the features I work on greatly impact the lives of people from around the world, from all walks of life.

–Andrew, Software Engineer

We do things different, the hack way, the happy way. And we celebrate the best way. We are the pirates of eBay!

–Shakul, Software Development Manager

eBay gives me the freedom to challenge the status quo. This creates a unique adrenaline rush that pushes all boundaries and paradigms and helps bring out new ideas that ultimately redefine e-commerce shopping experience. If you love such challenges, you'll love work at eBay.

–Sriharsha, Software Engineer

Success Profile

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


  • 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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San Jose Office


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