Software Architect Javascript (m/f) at eBay (Kleinmachnow, Germany)

 Stack Overflow ·  11.01.2018

The eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative global leader in online classifieds. Our sites help people find whatever they are looking for in their local communities. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. We have ten brands that span the globe offering online classifieds in more than 1,000 cities. In Germany, we have two of our leading is the most popular market for buying and selling vehicles in Germany.eBay Kleinanzeigen is the most visited general classifieds proposition in Germany, with around 50% reach within the German internet population.The newly founded eBay Classifieds Motors team operates worldwide from our offices in Amsterdam and Berlin. As part of the product development team in either Berlin Friedrichshain or Dreilinden near Potsdam (your choice!), you will have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge technology and have impact across all our markets by providing innovative capabilities for all of our apps and sites.This is an exciting opportunity to work on a new, innovative product and we are looking for you as a:Software Architect Javascript (m/f)We are working in cross functional teams using agile methods. Backend-, Frontend- and Mobile Developers as well as Product Owners, Design/UX and Community Manager are working as a team to build successful products that excite our users and customers. Our teams have the full responsibility for development and operation of their services and apps, deciding about architecture, tech-stack and tools on their own, in close cooperation with the other teams. The foundation of our product are Java 8 / Spring Boot Backend Services, and a Node / Responsive React Frontend.Your tasks:Contribute to the team's work with high-quality, well-tested and scalable codeCoach, guide and mentor teams on architecture and technology choicesCollaborate with the other architects and senior devs on identifying, managing and minimizing tech debt in the platformConsult Product Managers, UX and stakeholders on the impact of product ideas and possible implementationsShare architecture knowledge, learnings and best practices with the teams and other architects within eBayEnsure code quality and maintainability by evolving architecture and tech stack, code reviews, refactoring, standards and improving build and test systemsYour profile:Several years of experience as a Javascript developer working in cross functional teamsDeep knowledge of Javascript, React, Node.js and ES6Advanced understanding of design, implementation and operation of distributed services and APIs (bonus: SEO Experience)Advanced knowledge of common web technologies (HTTP, DNS, REST/JSON, OAuth, Ajax)Experience with Automated testing, unit tests with Jest and UI tests with Selenium WebdriverExperience with package managers like npm and build pipelines like webpackGood understanding of Build Pipelines (TeamCity, Jenkins)Strong interest in current developments and technologies within the JavaScript communityPassion for agile software development, product discovery and continuous deliveryHigh aspiration for quality balanced with a good sense of pragmatismYou understand quality assurance as a task of the entire team to build the best experience to the usersIndependently and quick adoption of new technologies and conceptsWillingness to speak at conferences and engage in the community are a strong plusEffective oral and written English communication skills — ein Projekt von DIPLANET Digital Solutions Impressum