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Software Engineer (Python) at eBay (Amsterdam, Netherlands)

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Software Engineer (Python) Amsterdam eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative global leader in online classifieds. Our sites help people find whatever they are looking for in their local communities – whether it is a car, an apartment, a concert ticket, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust. Classifieds is shaping the future of local commerce by bringing people together through an enriched online experience that allows them to reach out to the community around them. We are comprised of more than 1,000 people who are passionate for local trade and maintaining the customer-centric nature of the Group, while exploring growth opportunities in both the countries where eBay Classifieds Group already has a presence and in prospective markets. Description We are seeking for a new team member in our Infrastructure and Cloud Engineering team to help craft the next generation of our infrastructure tooling. You will work in a team of engineers taking care of our public and private cloud. Responsibilities Design and implement internal tooling for the life cycle management of cloud, hardware and other infrastructure components Contribute to the team's work with high-quality, well-tested code Collaborate with other team members and engineers Ensure code quality and maintainability Improve the life of our engineers by reducing manual work Qualifications You are a recent graduate, or have several years of working experience under your belt. You are curious about learning new technologies, and ideally you'll also have contributed to open source projects. You have: Good knowledge of Python, its frameworks, and both relational and non-relational databases Real passion for agile software development, product discovery and continuous deployment Aspiration for quality, balanced with a good sense of pragmatism Effective oral and written English communication skills High expectations in own work and deliveries. High dedication and engagement. Bonus: experience with OpenStack, GCP, and/or Golang What we offer: Dynamic, international team with very skilled personalities, a passion for e-commerce, professionalism and a good sense of humor. Opportunity for international exposure via eBay’s network of global locations across Europe, North America and APAC Agile, dynamic working environment; flexibility and autonomy in working Career and personal development opportunities through dedicated eBay learning programs Continuous Deployment through multiple environments to get rapid feedback about your work Excellent work life balance, with opportunity to work from home when desired A competitive salary, benefits and an excellent working environment. Silicon Valley amenities, such as iPhones and MacBook Pros, crazy high spec dev machines and very nice office facilities. Interested? From the moment that you join our team we aspire to make your employment experience an outstanding and engaging one. If you are enthusiastic and thrive in a collaborative and friendly environment then we invite you to apply and send us your cv. For more information, you can contact Radboud Fluttert / rfluttert@ebay.com, Recruiting eBay.