eBay Inc. is an international e-commerce company established in 1995. It was founded by Pierre Omidyar as an online auction site. Originally a part of Echo Bay Technology Group, eBay gained high traffic soon after its inception. Today, its services are availed in more than 100 countries. Headquartered in California, the company has offices in over 60 other locations worldwide. eBay features in the Forbes list of ‘Top 100 Digital Companies 2019’ and ‘World's Most Valuable Brands 2019’.
Currently, eBay has more than 180 million active users. In addition to B2C and C2C sales, the company offers online classified advertisements, online event ticket trading and many other services. eBay’s major acquisitions and subsidiaries include Auction Co., iBazar, eBayClassifieds, Kijiji, Gumtree, StubHub, Half.com, Qoo10.jp, etc. Further, PayPal and Skype functioned as subsidiaries of eBay before their complete spin off.
At present, eBay employs 14000+ people globally. In India, the company has offices at Bengaluru and Mumbai. In year 2017, eBay India was acquired by Flipkart and operates as its independent group.
Opportunities at eBay
eBay hiring is conducted across a vast range of job profiles. The company provides an open and diverse work environment for career growth and development of its employees. eBay has been listed among the‘Best Employers for Diversity 2020’ by Forbes. Aspirants can look for eBay jobs in the following departments of the company:
- Product Management
- Design & User Experience
- IT & Technical Operations
- Data Science & Analytics
- Trust, Safety & Fraud (Risk Management & Compliance)
- Customer Service
- Sales & Business Development
- Marketing & Communications
- General Management & Business Support
- Finance & Business Analytics
- People Team (Human Resources)
Also, eBay offers a variety of programs for interns, students and new graduates in different areas of work.
The company equips its employees with valuable benefits covering health & wellness, financial security, work-life balance, impact programs, etc.