Primary Job Responsibilities:
Maintain a holistic view of the Technology Platform, products and solutions in the organization.
Highly hands on in design and implementation of Java/J2EE based solutions.
Conversant on all open standards implementation.
Translate business needs into technology solutions and roadmaps based on deep understanding of the business needs and products.
Architecture and design of high impact projects that meet market needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, and reliability, and time to market.
Drive technical designs to consensus and approval as a leader within eBay cross-functional technology team.
Increase overall code, product, design and architecture quality in the organization.
Demonstrate ability to identify, define, create, and apply new architectural design patterns and standards to extremely complex problems.
Research, assess, and recommend external technologies and products for their applicability to complex project requirements and contribute to the development of new company concepts.
Build prototypes and convince businesses of the benefits of the new technologies.
Identify and mentor critical engineering talent, identify and recruit technical leaders into the organization
Have strong business and technical vision and the ability to communicate this vision to multiple audiences.
Be passionate about providing world-class solutions for millions of customers across the world.
Exhibit strong leadership and exceptional technical skills in Java/J2EE technologies.
Possess a proven history of innovation in a high-pressure environment.
Make high quality decisions with limited information.
Thrive in an environment of constant change.
Be a quick learner undaunted by complex systems.
Demonstrated experience with large-scale software architecture and development, OLTP systems, and/or high-volume websites and web services
Experience in the payments or ecommerce industry
8-10years of experience in software development and architecture preferably in internet ecommerce domains with strong SOA design and implementation skills.