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Software Engineer RCG

San Jose, California

R0035619
Like to shake things up? We do. eBay hires innovators who can push boundaries and change the world. Design, develop and implement core software systems or applications. Think globally and help eBay be on the top tier with new products, including cloud-based or internet-related tools.

We are looking for a motivated software engineer to build robust and scalable software, help improve our code services and system architecture, participate in brainstorming sessions and supply ideas to our technology, algorithms and products, and work with the product and design teams to understand end-user requirements, formulate use cases, and deliver results. We want the highest levels of technical talent and programming skills, as well as a keen desire to deeply understand our products and services to push our technology forward. You’ll work alongside the best and the brightest engineering talent in the industry. As a core participant of your team, you’ll estimate engineering efforts, prioritize projects, plan implementations, and triage production issues. You need to be dynamic, collaborative, and curious as we build new experiences, improve existing products, and develop distributed systems powering the world’s largest e-commerce websites at a scale few companies can match.

Note: By applying to this position, your application will be considered for locations we hire for in the United States including, but not limited to: Bay Area, CA; Bellevue, WA; Portland, OR; Boston, MA and New York, NY.

You are:

  • Analytical. Able to convert abstract concepts into viable products using CS fundamentals

  • Resourceful. Have the ability to do a lot with a little. Be able to aggregate information from various places and build relationships with key partners to get the information you need

  • Data Driven. Able to use data to frame out and solve problems

We need:

  • Programming expertise. Be proficient at object oriented programming concepts, design patterns, and SDLCA technical connoisseur. Be comfortable with algorithms and data structures, such as dynamic array, linked list, stack, queue, binary search, binary search tree, hash map, depth first search, breadth first search, and merge sort.

  • A go-getter. Seek new opportunities, don’t shy away from challenges, and bring energy and enthusiasm to the office every day.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Graduating with a Bachelor’s/Master's/PhD Degree in Computer Science

  • Strong applied experience. You’ve built, broken, and rebuilt software applications

  • Creative thinker who knows how to create real-world products

  • Key skills: Java, Python, distributed systems, cloud-related knowledge

Disclaimer: Please note that by applying to this role, you are agreeing to be considered for multiple positions. This is a general description of the qualifications and skills required for positions of this type of role.

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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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