Software Engineering Manager - Backend / Frontend (d/f/m) at eBay Classifieds Group (Kleinmachnow, Germany)

Software Engineering Manager - Backend / Frontend (d/f/m) at eBay Classifieds Group (Kleinmachnow, Germany)

At eBay Classifieds Group

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eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative leader in online classifieds with ten brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, 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.

About the business:

With 1.5 million vehicles, is the largest online vehicle marketplace in Germany. This is an excellent opportunity to work for one of the most exciting product development organizations in eBay Germany. We support the entire platform including our international marketplaces, mobile devices, and build critical technology to create the best experience in the vehicle market.

For our team in Dreilinden close to Berlin we are looking for an Software Engineering Manager / Teamlead (d/f/m) within our Private Selling Business!

As a leader with a passion for people and a strong growth mindset you enable the team to deliver technical solutions for business challenges and opportunities!

Your role:

  • Lead, coach and mentor a team of engineers so that they grow in technical excellence as well as strategic and business thinking.

  • Ensure that our architecture is aligned with our customer and business needs and is well understood by all partners – the internal development team as well as several outsourcing teams.

  • Collaborate with all parts of the business to find pragmatic solutions for our customer needs that can be easily and quickly A/B tested.

  • Contribute to the team's work with clean, maintainable and testable code and participate as well as lead design and code reviews.

  • We are collectively responsible for the entire DevOps lifecycle from specification to running in production and keeping an eye on our business numbers.

Your profile:

  • You are as a senior/lead developer (Backend or Frontend)

  • You have already experience as team lead or tech lead or you like to become a team lead

  • Advanced understanding of design, implementation and operation of distributed services and APIs

  • Passion for agile software development, product discovery and continuous delivery

  • An ambition to be up to speed not only in your technical but also in our business domain

  • Ability to thoroughly evaluate, employ and teach new technologies and concepts

  • Effective oral and written English communication skills - German is a plus

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 eCG.

  • Possibility to work part-time (75-80%)

  • 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).


We love building 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 every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel 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 us click here:


People are the heart of the eBay Classifieds business, 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. is a part of the eBay Classifieds Group

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