Sr. Director, Engineering AI

Location:

San Jose, California
Austin, Texas
Bellevue, Washington
New York, New York
Portland, Oregon
Atlanta, Georgia
Requisition Number:
R0047334

We Empower People and Create Economic Opportunity

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes.

eBay’s strategic vision is to become the best global marketplace for buyers and sellers through a tech-led reimagination of the company. Looking for a purpose-driven company that puts the customer at the heart of everything? A culture that encourages people to think big and be curious, to act with urgency and integrity and to be fearlessly inclusive? That’s who we are. If this sounds compelling, join eBay!

The opportunity

eBay is looking for an innovative AI leader who will lead the software engineering of eBay’s ML platform and Core AI’s novel AI products end-to-end. The Sr. Director of AI Engineering will be accountable for Core AI’s engineering vision and delivery roadmap that helps eBay be an “AI-first” company through bold intelligent experiences for our customers and scalable platforms that support teams across the company with an extremely broad array of AI use-cases.

As part of eBay’s tech-led reimagination, the new Core AI organization is the central driver of the company’s overall AI strategy. As such, this is a critical hire for the Product and Technology leadership teams. Reporting to eBay’s Chief AI Officer, this role will own enterprise-wide AI engineering technology requirements, processes, and best practices. S/he will define key functionalities; set timelines, and lead end-to-end initiatives across the company.

The ideal candidate will have previously built robust, scalable platforms to manage the entire ML lifecycle, as well as AI-based customer-facing products end-to-end. S/he will have demonstrated engineering leadership in an AI organisation with significant experience in productionization of machine learning models and AI solutions on large scale, high performance real-time systems. The successful candidate will have demonstrated the ability to thrive in highly matrixed organizations, collaborating with a broad range of teams. Equally important is proven management skills. This person will be responsible for recruiting, retaining, and scaling a high-performing team of AI engineers, backend engineers, and frontend/mobile developers.

Key responsibilities:

  • Create the engineering vision and strategy for eBay’s core AI platforms, capabilities, and products.

  • Lead the delivery planning for the Core AI roadmap to drive aggressive time-to-market goals.

  • Oversee the technical decisions, technology choices and architecture for a wide range of high performance real-time AI products, capabilities, and platforms, effectively balancing short-term impact with long-term transformation.

  • Partner with the Core AI Leadership Team in the development of internal platforms and capabilities, as well as customer-facing products, that set a new user experience benchmark for interactive online shopping.

  • Partner closely with Product, Science and other key stakeholders to deliver end-to-end experiences

  • Recruit, develop and mentor world-class talent.

Requirements:

  • 15+ years of experience as an engineering leader, at the forefront of emerging technologies at scale, leveraging the power of data, analytics, and AI to deliver magical experiences for customers

  • Proven leadership experience in developing complex, real-time AI products at scale in a matrixed global organization.

  • Track record of leading the engineering of successful and widely respected consumer web and mobile products.

  • End-to-end development experience in several areas of AI, such as Computer Vision, NLP, Recommender Systems, and Forecasting.

  • Demonstrated ability to craft technical strategies and architectures

  • Experience building and shipping large-scale online services for consumers.

  • Track record of developing solid working relationships with partners.

Benefits:

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-RW1

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.

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

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Sr. Director, Engineering AI

San Jose, California
Austin, Texas
Bellevue, Washington
New York, New York
Portland, Oregon
Atlanta, Georgia
Requisition Number R0047334 Subsidiary eBay

We Empower People and Create Economic Opportunity

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes.

eBay’s strategic vision is to become the best global marketplace for buyers and sellers through a tech-led reimagination of the company. Looking for a purpose-driven company that puts the customer at the heart of everything? A culture that encourages people to think big and be curious, to act with urgency and integrity and to be fearlessly inclusive? That’s who we are. If this sounds compelling, join eBay!

The opportunity

eBay is looking for an innovative AI leader who will lead the software engineering of eBay’s ML platform and Core AI’s novel AI products end-to-end. The Sr. Director of AI Engineering will be accountable for Core AI’s engineering vision and delivery roadmap that helps eBay be an “AI-first” company through bold intelligent experiences for our customers and scalable platforms that support teams across the company with an extremely broad array of AI use-cases.

As part of eBay’s tech-led reimagination, the new Core AI organization is the central driver of the company’s overall AI strategy. As such, this is a critical hire for the Product and Technology leadership teams. Reporting to eBay’s Chief AI Officer, this role will own enterprise-wide AI engineering technology requirements, processes, and best practices. S/he will define key functionalities; set timelines, and lead end-to-end initiatives across the company.

The ideal candidate will have previously built robust, scalable platforms to manage the entire ML lifecycle, as well as AI-based customer-facing products end-to-end. S/he will have demonstrated engineering leadership in an AI organisation with significant experience in productionization of machine learning models and AI solutions on large scale, high performance real-time systems. The successful candidate will have demonstrated the ability to thrive in highly matrixed organizations, collaborating with a broad range of teams. Equally important is proven management skills. This person will be responsible for recruiting, retaining, and scaling a high-performing team of AI engineers, backend engineers, and frontend/mobile developers.

Key responsibilities:

  • Create the engineering vision and strategy for eBay’s core AI platforms, capabilities, and products.

  • Lead the delivery planning for the Core AI roadmap to drive aggressive time-to-market goals.

  • Oversee the technical decisions, technology choices and architecture for a wide range of high performance real-time AI products, capabilities, and platforms, effectively balancing short-term impact with long-term transformation.

  • Partner with the Core AI Leadership Team in the development of internal platforms and capabilities, as well as customer-facing products, that set a new user experience benchmark for interactive online shopping.

  • Partner closely with Product, Science and other key stakeholders to deliver end-to-end experiences

  • Recruit, develop and mentor world-class talent.

Requirements:

  • 15+ years of experience as an engineering leader, at the forefront of emerging technologies at scale, leveraging the power of data, analytics, and AI to deliver magical experiences for customers

  • Proven leadership experience in developing complex, real-time AI products at scale in a matrixed global organization.

  • Track record of leading the engineering of successful and widely respected consumer web and mobile products.

  • End-to-end development experience in several areas of AI, such as Computer Vision, NLP, Recommender Systems, and Forecasting.

  • Demonstrated ability to craft technical strategies and architectures

  • Experience building and shipping large-scale online services for consumers.

  • Track record of developing solid working relationships with partners.

Benefits:

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-RW1

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.

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

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