MTS 1 Software Engineer - ML Platform

29 Jul 2022

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and creativity, where you can be on 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 crafting an ambitious and inclusive work environment, join eBay - a company you can be proud to be with.

eBay is a global commerce leader that allows you to shape how the world buys, sells, and gives. You'll be part of a work culture that's been genuinely committed to diversity and inclusion since its founding 25 years ago. Working in potentially flexible US locations, you can just be yourself, do your best work, and have a meaningful impact on people across the globe. We are looking for people with drive, ideas, and a passion for helping small businesses succeed to help shape the future of eBay-does this sound like you? If so, we'd love to talk to you!

About the team:

Core Technology (CT) is a global team responsible for the end-to-end eBay technology platform. This platform runs our entire infrastructure and all the services that come together to form

eBay is looking to hire a passionate, collaborative and motivated Backend Software Engineer to work in our AI Platform. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a highly visible and well positioned team in one of the most well established and highly trafficked ecommerce companies on the globe. You will be part of an agile engineering/data science team, which is responsible for cutting edge development in our various AI Platform initiatives.

You will be working across the stack with Software Engineers, Data scientists and Data engineers in a team that is involved from the initial phases of an AI/ML model to deploying it into production and watching the magic happenall with an eye towards delighting our customers while at the same time, evangelizing AI across all of our varied company initiatives.

We keep up with the latest technologies, tools, and challenge convention at every opportunity.

Our platform serves billions of requests per day utilizing CPU/GPUs and is the backbone for many AI powered applications.

You can read about some of the cool projects the team is working on:
  • eBay's Transformation to a Modern AI Platform
  • eBay Powers Searching and Shopping with Images on Mobile Devices
  • eBay Uses Computer Vision to Enable Sellers to Create Cleaner Images

Job Functions:

You will be a member of our Core AI infrastructure team, building the next generation scalable and real time AI architecture.
  • Understand, estimate, design and implement complex software applications in Java, Python
  • Deliver highly performing, low latency, robust code with high test case coverage, continuous integration and production monitoring
  • Participate in engineering design and code reviews
  • Triage and debug production issues
  • Mentor junior team members
  • Work closely with every Core Product domain on feature and architecture implementation
  • We follow agile practices and focus on continual improvement in our practices, driven from the ground up. We expect you to advocate for improvements in code and culture, and to support your colleagues in the same.
  • Work well with team members and other teams, dividing up workload appropriately.
  • Partner and collaborate with other organizations throughout eBay.
  • As part of the team, you'll also share your knowledge with the wider team as well as learning about and chipping in to our core app experience.

Job Requirements:
  • BS/MS in computer science/engineering
  • Minimum of 5+ years in backend software development
  • Strong background specifically using Java is required, Python
  • Excellent communication and lead skills to be able work and collaborate with other teams involved in our projects such as domain science teams.
  • Hands on experience (Required)with:
  • Spring Framework
  • Docker and Kubernetes
  • Big (Huge!) data technologies (i.e. Hadoop, Spark, Flink)
  • Extra pluses:
  • Experience with Deep Learning Frameworks (i.e. TensorFlow, PyTorch) a VERY big Plus
  • Experience with data streaming platforms (i.e. Storm, Kafka, Flink, Beam) a strong plus


Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you're single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, 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 eBay's Diversity & Inclusion click here:


eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at . We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible. Jobs posted with location as "Remote - United States (Excludes CO, HI, NM)" excludes Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico.

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  • ID: #44466523
  • State: Washington Bremerton 98311 Bremerton USA
  • City: Bremerton
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Showed: 2022-07-29
  • Deadline: 2022-09-26
  • Category: Et cetera