Lead Software Engineer, Front-End
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We are seeking a strong frontend engineer to work in the product development team, responsible for design and drive development of Identity products in eBay marketplace.
As a self-motivated and enthusiastic member of our team, you will collaborate with extremely smart and proficient peers leading and designing web technologies.
You will work in an agile environment with a focus on problem solving and engineering perfection. As a technical lead you are expected to assess business problems, design optimal solutions and drive implementation to meet the business expectations.
You will collaborate closely with peers, Architects, Product Managers, Business Analysts, Quality Engineers, and Operations teams to develop innovative solutions that meet functional and non-functional standards and expectations.
As the Identity and Security space is evolving rapidly, your expertise in Identity and Security Standards and Specifications are key for building highly secured and at the same time frictionless products.
You will be expected to possess this knowledge and also to consistently update yourself to evolve with the industry.
Though this role expects your mastery in Frontend development, you have to be comfortable with all the layers of multi-tier applications to design complete solutions and maintain products.
As a lead engineer, you will guide junior and senior engineers in your team and also across domain team in building scalable, high speed, distributed application and advocate for meeting the design and quality standards.
You will contribute to the development, testing, release, triage, bug fix, documentation and rest of the cycles in product development and maintenance.
As a senior member of the team, you should bring in new ideas to adapt to technological developments occurring in the Identity and Security space and build POCs to demonstrate.
J ob Requirements
Master’s in Computer Science or related programs plus 8+ years experience or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science plus 10+ years of experience in building large-scale distributed systems.
Proficient in end to end application analysis, design, and implementation of complex, multi-tier distributed software systems scaling beyond 100 million requests / day.
Thorough understanding in computer science fundamentals, data structures and algorithms and extensive experience in building highly available, scalable and robust applications.
Experienced in building RESTful Services, relational and NoSQL datastores and batch & event stream processing.
Experienced in non-functional skills like Security, Accessibility, Site Speed optimization, Cross-browser / Cross-platform UX Design.
Drive architecture discussions, produce well-documented design docs, and participate in design and code reviews.
Up to date knowledge in advancement in Web technologies and Identity / Security domain areas and drive innovation.
Ensure code quality and maintainability by evolving architecture and tech stacks, refactoring, standards and improving build and test systems.
Skills to estimate engineering effort, plan execution cycles, build and rollout system components and support post production.
Possess leadership qualities to guide, influence, effectively communicate to drive engineerings excellence within team.
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.