Software Engineer 2 (Observability, Open Telemetry)

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes in 190 markets.
 Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and creativity, where you can be part of 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 creating an ambitious and inclusive work environment, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.
 About the team:
 The Core Technology (CT) team is responsible for the end-to-end eBay technology platform. This platform runs our entire infrastructure and all the services that come together to form
 The Telemetry & Monitoring platform team, within CT, builds the Observability platforms that are used to monitor all of eBay's infrastructure and ensure availability of our site for our customers.
 Our platforms are built on the Kubernetes ecosystem and utilize the latest open-source technologies.
 We encourage contributions to open source projects and have been doing so with multiple projects like Elastic Beats and Prometheus.
 We are a fun and results-oriented team of engineers passionate about building highly scalable, reliable, available and high performance monitoring platforms at eBay.
 We are looking for a forward-thinking engineer who are passionate about challenging the boundaries and building innovative solutions.
 You Will:
 Work with other members of the Observability platform team to implement new features and capabilities.
 Work with Product Management to develop innovative solutions that meet eBay's needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, and reliability.
 Get the opportunity to solve complex technical challenges.
 Work in an agile environment with a focus on problem solving and engineering perfection
 Communicate your design, methods, and results to a community of developers, analysts, and product managers
 Establish yourself as the go-to Developer for a major service portfolio.
 Minimum Qualifications:
 Minimum 2+ years of software support experience, solid foundation in computer science with strong communication skills.
 In depth experience with Golang and preferably Python programming.
 Bachelor’s degree (in Computer Science or Other Related 4yr Technical Degree) + 2 years of experience.
 Hands on experience in Cloud technologies such as Kubernetes, AWS or GCP
 Experience with open source projects such as Prometheus, Clickhouse, Grafana, Elastic Search, OpenTelemetry 
 Familiar with complex time series concepts.
 Familiar with highly available back-end systems and services
 eBay also supports Hybrid and Remote location for the right candidate
 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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