eBay MTS2 Software Engineer in San Jose, California
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.
eBay is changing the way people connect and shop around the world. Our engineers are revolutionizing commerce by building apps, creating new platforms, and solving complex problems at a massive scale. What you work on here impacts the lives of millions every day.
If you are looking for a challenging opportunity to develop and innovate the eBay experience, you will love this opportunity!
Who are we?
We are the Search Engine Optimization (SEO) team at eBay, responsible for bringing external traffic to eBay. Our team loves to solve SEO problems the engineering way using latest technologies. We build large scale systems and frameworks serving billion requests a day; internal tools to gain better insights into SEO; and research on complex data problems. Our work has a direct business impact and helps eBay grow user base.
We are dynamic, versatile and always eager to tackle new problems as we continue to build next generation systems and grow the business.
What will you do?
Define, design, and implement complex, multi-tier distributed software systems focused on improving SEO product
As a self-motivated and enthusiastic member of our team, you will work with extremely talented peers in a fun environment pushing the performance bar while solving various problems
Develop innovative solutions that not only meet functionality requirements but meet performance, scalability and reliability requirements while adhering to implementation schedules, development principles and product goals
Process data to understand user behavior and help define new product features
Lead the internal tools and widget development within the team to help gain insights
Estimate engineering effort, plan execution cycles, and rollout system changes
Mentor junior peers in technical design
Excellent understanding of computer science fundamentals, data structures and algorithms. Excellent problem solving skills is also a must
Expertise required in object-oriented design methodology and large scale application development in Java (or any other object oriented language)
Good understanding of web technologies like HTML, CSS, JS, Ajax and should be able to work independently
Proven results-oriented person with a focus on delivery in a high-velocity, high-scalability andhigh-availability environment
Enthusiasm and willingness to learn new technologies and dig into problems. Good verbal and written skills
Experience with distributed systems, service-oriented architecture, NoSQL databases
Knowledge/experience in Neo4J and/or Kafka is a definite plus
Familiarity with SEO is a plus
10 years of work experience or MS in Computer Science plus 8 years of experience
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