As the E-commerce industry has boomed very fast in the past years, many new engineering and other IT graduates are willing to get a job at E-commerce companies like Amazon, Flipkart, eBay, etc…
But it’s important to know about the salary structure and work hierarchy of an organization to select the best one for you. Do you want to make career in eBay ? Then this article is for you.
Here in this article, you will get a clear picture of the Technical Hierarchy of eBay. So without further ado let’s start the article with a small introduction to the well-known eBay Corporation.
A Short Introduction to eBay
It is an American multinational corporation that facilitates E-commerce between Consumer-to-Consumer, Business-to-Consumer, and other types of sales and auction services through their website. It is one of the companies to attain success in the dot-com bubble and now operates in about 32 countries around the world.
It is headquartered in San Jose, California, U.S. It has approximately 11,600 employees (December 2022). To smooth the working of the organization, the employees are categorized into different levels or grades. This article covers only the technical positions (Software Engineer) and related positions.
Technical Hierarchy of eBay Software Engineers
The technical hierarchy of the eBay software engineers and their salary details are as follow –
It refers to Software Engineer 1, which is the entry-level position that needs no or low work experience. You will learn the basic work ethics and get to know the work environment.
The Average Annual Salary of Software Engineer 1 of eBay is between $140,000 – $145,000 which includes a base salary, Stock option and an additional cash bonus.
This is the secondary level Software Engineer position, which needs 1 -2 years of experience to be promoted or hired directly. The roles and responsibilities cover all the typical Software Engineer works.
The Average Annual Salary of Software Engineer 2 of eBay is $160,000 – $165,000.
The is the highest software engineer position which is also known as Senior software engineer. You must have 4 – 5 years of working experience to become a senior software engineer.
The Average Annual Salary of Software Engineer 3 of eBay is between $200,000 – $210,000.
The MTS 1 is expanded as a Member of Technical Staff level 1. To become a member of technical staff you should have more than 5 years of work experience on eBay and deep Site related skills.
The Average Annual Salary of a Member of Technical Staff 1 of eBay is between $250,000 – $260,000.
The Member of Technical Staff Level 2 consists of the same roles and responsibilities as the previous one, the only difference is your experience and pay.
The Average Annual Salary of members of Technical Staff 2 of eBay is between $290,000 – $310,000.
To become a Senior Member of Technical Staff you should make achievements in your previous positions and have more than 10 years of work experience on eBay.
The Average Annual Salary of a Senior Principal Member of the Technical Staff of eBay is between $390,000 – $410,000.
The highest technical position for a software engineer on eBay is the Principal Member of Technical Staff, which equals the technical director position.
The Average Annual Salary of a Principal Member of the Technical Staff of eBay is approx. $400,000.
If you have any more questions relating to the technical hierarchy on eBay please leave them in the comment section below.
***The salary packages are only indicative and may vary as per the rise and low of the demand.***
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