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Sr. Frontend Software Engineer

San Jose, California

R0039429

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.

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

We are looking for a Senior Frontend or Full-stack software engineer for Buyer Experience organization to work in Member to Member Communication engineering team. We are responsible for building and managing end-to-end systems to support safe, secure and effective communication between marketplace sellers and buyers.

Job responsibilities

  • Define, design, and implement highly scalable, resilient and performant Front-end applications
  • Work throughout all phases of the software development life cycle independently as well as work jointly with other team members
  • Collaborate with architects, product management, engineering, QE and Operations teams to develop innovative solutions adherence to development goals and principles
  • Lead product design, produce clear, well-documented design docs, and participate in design and code reviews
  • Evangelize and communicate your design, methods, and results to a community of developers, analysts, and product managers
  • Provide technical guidance, coaching, mentorship to develop and improve performance of individual team members and success of overall team
  • Strictly follow Definition of Done (DoD) process for better quality by maintaining over 80% unit test coverage and other release criteria standards
  • Responsible for leading engineering support, release, and on-call responsibilities for an always-on 24x7 site

Job Requirements

  • 5+ years of software design and development experience, solid foundation in computer science with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, OOPs, and OOA/D
  • 5+ years of proven track record in developing desktop web and mobile web applications using NodeJS, Javascript, CSS, HTML 5
  • Proven knowledge of industry leading frontend frameworks like React, Vue or Ember
  • Expertise in building secure, scalable RESTFul web services. Doing so in Java, a major plus!
  • Experience in building mobile apps using iOS/Android a major plus!
  • Experience building responsive and adaptive designed pages
  • Desire to build innovative user experiences that balance business needs and customer expectations.
  • Proven results-oriented person with a delivery focused in fast paced and dynamic environment. Must demonstrate a sense of ownership to plan, execute and drive the product deliverables to successful completion and be successful in a collaborative environment
  • Experience with agile development methodologies, Test Driven Development (TDD) and CI/CD
  • Ability to think innovatively and contribute to the success of the products, processes and customer experience
  • Ability to adapt to changing business priorities and to thrive under pressure
  • Excellent decision-making, communication and collaboration skills

Education:

  • MS + 5 years of experience or bachelor’s degree (BSCS or BSEE or Other Related 4yr Technical Degree) + 7 years of 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

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–Shakul, Software Development Manager

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–Sriharsha, Software Engineer

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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

About our location

San Jose Office
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