Network Topology Lead Engineer

With eBay in Netanya - IL

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Posted on June 27, 2020

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Senior, Lead
Role: System Administrator
Industry: eCommerce, Internet Marketing
Company size: 10k+ people
Company type: Public


c++, java, tcp-ip, kernel, python

Job description

eBay is a global commerce leader that allows you to shape how the world buys, sells, and gives. You’ll join a work culture that’s been genuinely committed to diversity and inclusion since its founding more than 20 years ago. Here, you can just be yourself, do your best work, and have a significant impact on people across the globe. We are looking for people with drive, ideas, and a passion for supporting small businesses succeed to help shape the future of eBay—does this sound like you? If so, we’d love to talk to you.
eBay’s traffic engineering team is responsible for building and managing platforms that currently handle over 15+ billion requests per day. As a part of the traffic engineering team, the ideal candidate will collaborate with cross-functional engineering teams to deliver the platform and contribute to upstream open source projects. The candidate will be working on building a very resilient distributed system at eBay’s edges that can proxy all of eBay traffic with unparalleled observability.
The ideal candidate for this role will be a hands-on lead developer, expected to lead other developers in different phases of system development. Strong analytical skill, experience building and debugging large scale distributed systems is a must. Should be passionate about observability and monitoring of the system. The candidate will also be required to have hands-on experience with various programming languages like C/C++, GoLang, Python to build the system and also build automation around it for better observability and remediation. The role will also require deep knowledge and experience of the networking topology (TCP and HTTP stack) to troubleshoot any network related issues encountered by the system. The candidate is also required to have experience deploying and troubleshooting a large scale infrastructure. Familiarity and working knowledge of networking technologies like BGP, anycast is a must. Past experience with kernel programming is a big plus.

Minimum Requirements:Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer science or any equivalent field with at least 5 years of experience.

Special Skill Requirements:Experience with TCP/IP networking
Experience with C/C++, Golang and Kernel programming
Experience with Python, Javascript and Java is a plus
Familiarity with TCP, SSL and HTTP Protocols
Distributed systems with design and implementation of network communication
Multi-threaded programming
Telemetry infrastructure to accumulate and export statistical information
Excellent debugging and triaging skills is a must.
Strong expertise in agile development and a person who can be a technical lead.

Benefits: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:

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