Looking to make an impact on the future of global commerce? Do you want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, and engage around the world?
The Search Ranking and Monetization Team is the biggest contributor to eBay’s advertising program. We innovate at the heart of e-commerce search and advertising, with the ambitious goal of redefining e-commerce advertising.
We craft an optimized experience for both buyers and sellers on eBay. We innovate rapidly in this space and there is no shortage of new challenges for motivated individuals.
We are looking for stellar applied researchers to join us and build the next generation of online advertising products in eBay search.
If you enjoy the scale and technical complexity of advertising and want to be at the frontier of applied research in advertising in e-commerce, join now.
Help us redefine advertising at eBay.
Seek scientific solutions to highly ambiguous problems by crafting a technical vision and building consensus across teams
Think through complex research problems, simplify where necessary, invent when needed, to drive a principled vision from thought to reality
Drive technical vision, promote standard methodologies, and establish processes in your field across teams
Present key technical and novel research work in public forums and conferences
Mentor junior team members
MS or PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or equivalent
3-5 years (with PhD) or 5-8 years (with MS) of industrial experience in a related field
Strong Industrial experience with one or more of the following : classification, regression, recommendation systems, targeting systems, ranking systems, fraud detection, online advertising, or related
Experience in big data processing, e.g. Hadoop, SQL, Spark
Experience with Python or R, and Java or Scala or C / C++
2 or more related publications in quality conferences or journals