Senior Java Engineer-Backend

Portland-OR
  Category :  Engineers 
  Position Type : Direct Hire 

Job Description

Senior Java Engineer-Backend

Looking for a company that champions passion, courage and inventiveness, where you can be part of the team shaping the future of global commerce? Want to craft how millions of people buy, sell, engage, and give around the globe? If you’re passionate about joining our purpose driven community, that is dedicated to building a forward-thinking and diverse environment, come a company you will be proud to be a part of.

Like to shake things up? We do!

We are looking for a strong backend Engineer to work in the product development team, who is responsible for handling Buyer experience in eBay marketplace. As a self-motivated and enthusiastic member of our team, you will work with extremely hardworking peers in a fun environment. You will work in an agile environment with a focus on problem solving and engineering perfection.

Build solutions using your strong background in distributed systems, and large scale database systems.

Research, analyze, design, develop and test the solutions that are appropriate for the business and technology strategies

Lead end to end technical designs and teams

Participate in design discussions, code reviews, and project related team meetings

Work with other engineers, Architects, Product Management, QA, and Operations teams to develop innovative solutions that meet business needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, reliability, realistic implementation schedules and consistency to development principles and product goals.

Develop technical & domain expertise and apply to solving product challenges.

 

Job Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science plus 8+ years of experience or MS in Computer Science plus 6+ years of hands-on experience in building large-scale distributed systems.

Define, design, and implement complex, multi-tier distributed software systems scaling beyond 1B requests/day and focused on improving buyer experience at eBay.

Excellent understanding of computer science fundamentals, data structures and algorithms.

Extensive hands-on experience and expertise in object-oriented design methodology and application development using Java/J2EE, Design Patterns, Spring MVC, SQL, Web services

Good understanding of using various database systems (NoSQL and relational) at scale.

Drive architecture discussions, produce well-documented design docs, and participate in design and code reviews.

Ensure code quality and maintainability by evolving architecture and tech stack,, refactoring, standards and improving build and test systems

Estimate engineering effort, plan execution cycles, and rollout system changes

Partner effectively and influence peers, juniors and seniors both within the organization and across eBay

Share engineering support, release, and on-call responsibilities for an always-on 24x7 site

 

Education:

BS/Master’s Degree or Equivalentea

 

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