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Java Backend Engineer

Amsterdam, Netherlands eBay Classifieds Group
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eBay Classifieds Group 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.

About the team:

Classifieds is shaping the future of local commerce by bringing people together through an enriched online experience that allows them to reach out to the community around them. We are comprised of more than 1,000 people who are passionate for local trade and maintaining the customer-centric nature of the Group, while exploring growth opportunities in both the countries where eBay Classifieds Group already has a presence and in prospective markets.

Our strong local presence is backed up by a suite of global capabilities, built and maintained by central product and development teams. We are currently looking at growing these teams with focus on our headquarters in Amsterdam.

You will work on cutting-edge technology and have impact across all our markets by providing innovative communication capabilities for all of our apps and sites. You will be responsible for building and extending the communication systems that allow our customers to interact with each other through chat, email and mobile integrations. This is a core and foundational capability that is at the heart of our business and has a high impact on our customers’ experiences.

This is a phenomenal opportunity to work on large pieces of innovative technology that touch many customers across the globe. We are looking for you as a:

Java Backend Engineer

Your tasks and responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the team's work with high-quality, well-tested and scalable code
  • Collaborate with other team members and engineers
  • Ensure code quality and maintainability

Your profile:

  • Several years of experience as a Java engineer with a focus on backend engineering
  • Passion for agile software development, product discovery and continuous deployment
  • High aspiration for quality balanced with a good sense of pragmatism
  • Effective oral and written English communication skills
  • Familiarity with Kafka, Cassandra, distributed computing and storage systems, and modern CICD approaches

What we offer:

  • Excellent workplace in Amsterdam
  • Free snacks & drinks, subsidized Lunch in the cafeteria
  • High team autonomy and agile environment
  • Developer-grade notebook or desktop of your choice (Mac)

Looking to leave your footprint in global e-commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, and share anything around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven team that is dedicated to building an ambitious and inclusive workplace, join the eBay Classifieds Group.

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 our Diversity & Inclusion click here:

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