Senior Android Engineer

Ebay | Amsterdam

Date listed

2 months ago

Employment Type

Full time

Employees

10001+

Total Funding

$6.7 million

Glassdoor Rating

3/5 (2900 reviews)

Keywords: android kotlin

Every month Marktplaats handles over 8 million unique visitors and 350.000 new advertisements each day making Marktplaats the largest online trading platform in the Netherlands. Consumer and professional sellers offer a large and varied assortment of used and new products. But we want to go even further - we are constantly changing our platform to deliver the experience our customers love. We are a mix of Dutch and Silicon Valley cultures; like both, we are an international team of passionate people who share a common interest in solving problems using software and data. We invite you to join us!

About the team:

Marktplaats, 2dehands and 2ememain are part of eBay and the eBay Classifieds Group (eCG). It combines the energy of a start-up with the resources of one of the leading technology companies in the world. We offer the top 500 advertisers relevant ways to connect and communicate with our 11 million monthly unique users, customized integrations and partnerships. Consumer and professional sellers offer a large and varied assortment of used and new products. But we want to go even further - we are constantly changing our platform to deliver the experience our customers love. We invite you to join us! You will work on our high-availability infrastructure, improve customer experience through innovation, impact revenues and advance our team and technologies. In turn, we will work with you to grow your career in Marktplaats.

The role:

  • Build a Marktplaats Android native app which customers love
  • Write unit tests which verify the app in a Continuous Delivery process
  • Be a key team member in development and design of new projects
  • Coach of junior and medior developers (guide them through architecture and procedures, be a mentor helping with skills development)
  • Think with your colleagues about architecture decisions and help work them out
  • Help to continuously improve development work in all areas (coding, processes, tools, testing, etc.)
  • Be a technical sparring partner for the organisation to help the business build efficient and effective requirements
  • Work with your international counterparts across the worldwide eBay Classifieds Group

What we are looking for:

You should be a professional in software engineering and have good knowledge of what it means to work with large and/or distributed systems. The person we are looking for has extensive experience in on-line or related areas, with at least a proven 6+ years of full-time employment and at least three years developing Android apps in Java and Kotlin. We also believe that to be a well-rounded developer, you need experience with more than just one programming language. Furthermore, we need someone who is dedicated to Agile development, can focus on delivering, and wants to take a leading role in improving how we work.

  • Android native app development using Java and Kotlin
  • Experience of using Rest APIs
  • Agile methodologies
  • Affinity for e-Commerce
  • Building great products
  • Maintaining and improving CI/CD

What we offer:

  • Meaningful work with diverse, international, highly skilled and passionate teams which give you the chance to make a difference in our customers’ lives.
  • International career opportunities throughout Adevinta*.
  • Competitive compensation, conference & education budget. We value your personal and professional development.
  • A healthy work-life balance, i.e. part-time work, an additional paid parental leave time, flexible working hours including working from home options.
  • A great atmosphere, open-minded company culture with several social team activities (online and offline).

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, Adevinta* offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.

Covid-19

People are the heart of Adevinta*, and their health and well-being are our first priority. We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.

*eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is now part of Adevinta, an innovative leader in digital marketplaces spanning 17 countries. We’re all about matchmaking, and our sites help people find whatever they’re 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.

As a global network of loved local brands, including Marktplaats in the Netherlands, mobile.de in Germany, and leboncoin in France, our team of over 6,000 employees are there to make things better, safer and easier for the people who choose to visit and use our marketplaces every month. And we do that by being experts in our field, basing improvements on data and bringing together our network of talented teams.



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