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Senior Backend Engineer (f/m/d)

Dreilinden, Germany
Apply Now is the most-visited vehicle market for buying and selling vehicles in Germany. There are currently over 1.4 million vehicles - including 154,000 new cars - listed on the site featuring the largest range of cars,

commercial vehicles and motorcycles in Germany. Additional services such as tips and information about buying cars, brokering financing schemes or insurance and online advertising round off the offering.

We support the entire platform including our international marketplaces, mobile devices, and build meaningful technology to build the best of class experience in the vehicle market. is hiring! The Technology group is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer (m/f/d).

The Technology group at works in small focused project teams following an agile methodology. Cross-functional teams including product management,

product development, and UX work every day to create successful products that have impact and delight our customers.

Our idea of software development:

We work in small teams (backend, frontend and QA engineers), because we believe that the teams want the freedom to take the responsibility for what they create and maintain. We work in the same room with our Product Owners, because we believe that in order to deliver outstanding products for our customers, a constant discourse between the development team and the Product Owner is important. We also collaborate closely with our SiteOps engineers, because we believe that successfully running a high-traffic, high-availability platform works best in a DevOps mindset. We believe in agile, lean, team-defined processes, because as far as processes are concerned, less is more.

Your role:

  • Creating and supporting the development of high-quality web apps for dealers

  • Be responsible for the entire development lifecycle from specification to deployment

  • Improve and maintain existing applications and services

  • Innovate technology, process and product with your team

  • Be an active partner for product management and UX

Our Requirements:

  • 3-5 years experience as a Java developer (Java 8/11)

  • You are an absolute pro in the following tech stack: Spring/ Spring Boot/ Linux

  • You speak HTTP and REST like your mother tongue

  • You get up to speed with new systems and concepts quickly

  • You are passionate about a clean code, with an eye for simplicity and pragmatism

  • Experience with CI stack (maven, git, Jenkins) and ideally with node/Gradle

  • Experience with Message Queues: e.g. RabbitMQ, Kafka

  • Experience with Big Data related technologies (e.g. Elastic Search, Spark, Hadoop) is a huge plus

  • Excellent knowledge of SQL and NoSQL (especially MySQL and MongoDB)

  • You understand that quality is not assured solely by the QA engineer, but by the team

  • You firmly believe in lean and agile development (Kanban / Scrum)

  • You believe in cross-functional teams and know that responsibility does not end with deployment

  • Fluent in English. German language skills is a big plus.

What we offer:

  • Dynamic, international teams with very skilled personalities, a passion for e-commerce, professionalism and a good sense of humor.

  • The chance to work closely with other teams in eBay across Europe, North American and APAC.

  • High team autonomy and agile environment.

  • Work with advanced techniques and state of the art tools.

  • A secure place for professional and personal growth.

  • We offer continuous development through active trainings and workshops & conferences.

  • Competitive salary and excellent benefits e.g. conference & education budget (language courses, soft skill training and mentoring), company pension scheme, employee stock plans, mobile phone for business and personal use, regular off-sites & team events.

  • Beside working in our Dreilinden-office you can work 1day from home and/or in our Motor-Talk office located in Berlin-Friedrichshain (depending on tasks / projects)

  • Family friendly company.

  • An excellent campus with fitness center (Yoga, Pilates, Cycling), table soccer, bike rental, coffee-bar, free fruits & vegetables, canteen, cleaning and shuttle-service


We are looking forward to your online application at

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