eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative leader in online classifieds with ten brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, a concert ticket, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust.
With 1.5 million vehicles, mobile.de is the largest online vehicle marketplace in Germany. This is an excellent opportunity to work for one of the most exciting product development organizations in eBay Germany. We support the entire mobile.de platform including our international marketplaces, mobile devices, and build critical technology to create the best experience in the vehicle market.
Take the outstanding opportunity and join our platform team as a Software Architect Backend(d/f/m). You will meet a highly experienced team with strong engineering background and hands-on mentality. You will meet a highly experienced team with strong engineering background and hands-on mentality!
Your Tasks and Responsibilities:
Contribute to the team’s work with high-quality, well-tested and scalable code
Ensure code quality and maintainability by evolving architecture and tech stack, code reviews, refactoring, standards and improving build and test systems
Coach, guide and mentor teams on architecture and technology choices
Collaborate with the other architects and senior devs on identifying, managing and minimizing technical debt in the platform
Consult Product Managers, UX and Business Managers on the impact of product ideas and possible implementations
Share architecture knowledge, findings and standard methodologies with the teams and other architects within eBay
Several years of experience as a senior/lead java engineer and or system architect
Deep knowledge of Java, Spring Framework, web technologies and (non-) relational databases (bonus: node.js, react)
Advanced understanding of design, implementation and operation of distributed services and APIs
Strategic thinker, with excellent analytical and critical thinking skills. Able to frame problems, drive teams to collect data, guide the analysis, and to present the data to influence leadership
Passion for agile software development, product discovery and continuous deployment
High aspiration for quality balanced with a good sense of pragmatism
You understand quality assurance as a task of the entire team to build the best experience to the users
Independently and quick adoption of new technologies and concepts
Willingness to speak at conferences and engage in the community are a strong plus
Effective oral and written English communication skills
People are the heart of the eBay Classifieds business, and their health and well-being are our first priority. We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.
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