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Android Developer • Hardware in Stockholm - Regeringsgatan at PayPal

Date Posted: 4/23/2021

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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 375 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

In 2018, Zettle became part of the PayPal family. Zettle is on a mission to help Small Businesses succeed in a world of giants. Millions of Small Business Owners worldwide are still being underserved by the traditional players. By giving them the tools to get paid, sell smarter and grow, we are empowering them to reach their full potential. Together, we’re extraordinary. Together, we’re made for more. Join us in putting an end to ordinary and redefine financial freedom. The best is yet to come.

As we continue our quest to democratise financial services, our Hardware Team is now looking for an inspiring Android Developer to join forces with a community of innovative people part of our Tech Alliance in charge of shaping up Zettle's Payments solutions. 

By stepping into this role, you will have the opportunity to co-tackle a wide range of technical challenges with the shared ambition to develop hassle-free solutions helping small businesses succeed in a world of giants.

In this spirit, you will team up with a group of bright minds ranging from Product Managers to App Developers, QAs, and many more.

Small minds never helped small businesses  

At #ZettlebyPaypal, everyone believes that it takes originality and an open mind to start a small business. That’s why, even if we take pride in how far we have come, we have no intention of sticking to known patterns or old truths.

To carry out our revolution and help business owners to thrive, we rely on dedicated Teams embracing the opportunity to openly discuss and challenge each other on the best way forward. In other words, we co-elaborate, co-own our successes as well as our setbacks, and make sure to learn and grow together.

A glimpse of what you would get here

Part of our Money Alliance, the Hardware Team has for core mission to take care of the low-level integration aspect for all the PoS hardware that Zettle provides, from card readers to receipt printers, or barcode scanners.

Broadly speaking, we work on delivering the foundation for other Teams to build upon. Therefore, one of our goals entails developing well engineered work while keeping UX in mind so that it can support other Teams with building a premium user experience on top of the solutions we offer. With that in mind, by joining us you will notably:

  • Collaborate with team members and stakeholders to gather requirements;

  • Play an active part in the design of systems and features;

  • Implement systems and features with a high level of quality and maintainability;

  • Take the E2E responsibility for implementation, from the lower-level up to any included user-level experience.

Lastly, becoming an Android Developer at Zettle will also enable you to bounce ideas and cooperate with other bright minds across the Android Chapter through code reviews and mob programming sessions.

The traits to exceed

No need to say that besides being rewarding, developing Products that can make a positive impact is hard work! That's why we are looking for purpose-driven individuals who will find our journey as exciting and fun as we do.

To be successful and flourish in this role, it certainly takes to genuinely enjoy being part of a Product Team taking pride in delivering best-in-class solutions. As a colleague you are communicative, approachable, and always willing to share your knowledge and experience.

Last but not least, you feel comfortable considering multiple points of view and facilitating trade-offs on something that will eventually be put out into the world for someone else to use and experience.

The skills to succeed

Although we'll be there for you, we think that the following skills and know-how would help to make the magic happen:

  • Proven experience in Android development with solid knowledge of both Kotlin and Java;

  • Good understanding of the interaction between hardware and software products;

  • A quality first mindset with a thirst for writing maintainable code, a know-how to write tests, and a constant care for the overall performance of the product.

Earn bonus points if...

  • You have experience with building solutions on top of AOSP

  • You have a good knowledge of C/C++

Does this sounds like you?  

Bring your talent to our attention and let's take things further! Go on, hit apply and let's talk!  





We are all for equality for all  

Tattoo artists. Dog groomers. Cake bakers. Jewelry makers. You name them - at Zettle - we help them. And to do that well, we need our people to be as unique and diverse as they are. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and together we uphold PayPal’s One Team Behaviour, striving to be a place where everyone can benefit from equal access to professional development, bring their whole self to work and most of all, feel like they belong. Are you one of us? 

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

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



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