eBay Recruitment Process

About Company :

eBay Inc. is a multinational e-commerce corporation based in San Jose, California that facilitates consumer-to-consumer and business-to-consumer sales through its website. eBay was founded by Pierre Omidyar in 1995. The company manages eBay.com, an online auction and shopping website in which people and businesses buy and sell a wide variety of goods and services worldwide. The website is free to use for buyers, but sellers are charged fees for listing items after a limited number of free listings, and again when those items are sold.

eBay is placed at position #127 in the Forbes’ Best Employers for Diversity list, #98 in Top Regarded Companies list, #316 in World’s Best Employers list, #407 on Global 2000 list, #55 in World’s Most Valuable Brands list, #130 in America’s Top Companies’ list. eBay is placed at position #310 in Fortune 500 list in 2017 and was placed at #300 in Fortune 500 list in 2016. Know more about eBay

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Recruitment Process :

eBay conducts 4-5 rounds to select freshers as Software Development Engineer in their organisation.

  • Online Round
  • Technical Round 1
  • Technical Round 2
  • Technical Round 3
  • HR Round

Academic Criteria :



  • 70 percent or above in B.Tech, Class X and XII.
  • No backlogs at the time of interview

Written Round :
The online round consists of two major sections namely General Aptitude Test and Programming Test. General Aptitude Test, has mathematical reasoning and logical reasoning problems and Programming test generally consists of questions from C, C++, Java, Operating System, Data Structure, and Algorithm.

Technical Round and HR Round :
The students who clear the written round are called for Technical Interview. To clear this round you should be clear with your basics. You should be prepared with Data structures and Algorithms, DBMS, and Operating System. Students will be expected to write codes in the interview. They also ask questions from resume. You should be good in projects you have done. Explain projects clearly. You may be asked puzzles in this round. To be prepared for puzzles you can practice from our Puzzles section.

Tips :

  • Mention only those projects in resume which you know thoroughly.
  • Familiarize yourself with how graphs are represented in memory and in persistent storage, how maps and hash maps are implemented, how to traverse trees – basic stuff.
  • Better to have knowledge of Java
  • Know the company

HR Round
Sometimes this round is 3:1 where you can expect general HR questions along with situation based problems, puzzles and questions from resume:
1. Tell me about Yourself
2. Why eBay ?
3. How you see yourself after five years from now ?
4. What are your strengths and weaknesses ?
5. Why so interested in coding?

Questions Asked in eBay :

  1. [Mirror Tree (Function Problem)]
  2. Object-relational mappers
  3. What are the necessary conditions for deadlock?
  4. When is a system in safe state?
  5. What is DRAM?
  6. Difference between array and arraylist ?
  7. What is arraylist ?
  8. What is Hashmap ?
  9. What is advantage of Having data type?
  10. what is data type ?
  11. more >>

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