Software Development

At PayPal
  • Full Time
  • Employee

Posted on July 24th

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At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives.

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Job Description Summary:
Design, and implement complex, multi-tier distributed software applications, document and test systems, modify as appropriate.

Job Description:
  • Design, and implement complex, multi-tier distributed software applications, document and test systems, modify as appropriate.
  • Lead projects with other engineers, architects, managers, and Product Management, QA, and Operations teams to design and develop innovative processes and create solutions that meet business requirements.
  • Be a technical leader within your team and within PayPal in general.
  • Provide technical and project leadership and mentoring.
  • Be a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional agile team.
  • Build performance sensitive systems that serve tens of millions of requests each day.
  • Be an active voice in architectural decisions for PayPal’s core payments system.

Who you are:
  • You know how to write highly scalable and distributed Ruby on Rails services.
  • You drive technical projects and take pride in building systems that are used by millions of users every day.
  • You have experience in developing mid-tier services in a service-oriented architecture (SOA).
  • You have worked on traditional and non-traditional SORs from Oracle to Couchbase and Cassandra.
  • You think Agile is the way to go for faster development until something better comes along.
  • You call Linux and Vim as your best buddies.
  • You have great communication skills.
  • You think POC (proof of concept) is the faster way to prove a point.
  • You are passionate about PayPal and its mission to “build the Web’s most convenient, secure, cost-effective payment solution.

Requirements: 
  • Strong Ruby or strong programming abilities in Java and other languages like Python, C++ 
  • Strong understanding of algorithmic techniques, design patterns and best practices.
  • Curiosity about how things work and the behavior of finding the answers. Flexible and adapting the changing circumstances, tenacious.
  • Knowledge/experience with Unix. Knowledge/experience with relational databases, NoSQL databases. 
  • Knowledge/experience with GitHub. Knowledge/experience with Service Oriented Architectures.
 
Basic Qualifications: 
  • 8+ years and at least a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or equivalent).

Subsidiary:
PayPal

Travel Percent:
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Our Benefits:
At PayPal, we’re committed to building an equitable and inclusive global economy. And we can’t do this without our most important asset—you. That’s why we offer benefits to help you thrive in every stage of life. We champion your financial, physical, and mental health by offering valuable benefits and resources to help you care for the whole you.
We have great benefits including a flexible work environment, employee shares options, health and life insurance and more. To learn more about our benefits please visit https://www.paypalbenefits.com

Who We Are:
Click Here to learn more about our culture and community.

PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution for more than 20 years. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, the PayPal platform is empowering more than 400 million consumers and merchants in more than 200 markets to join and thrive in the global economy. For more information, visit paypal.com.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at paypalglobaltalentacquisition@paypal.com.

As part of PayPal’s commitment to employees’ health and safety, we have established in-office Covid-19 protocols and requirements, based on expert guidance. Depending on location, this might include a Covid-19 vaccination requirement for any employee whose role requires them to work onsite. Employees may request reasonable accommodation based on a medical condition or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.

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