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Branded Experiences Backend Engineer in Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America at PayPal

Date Posted: 12/25/2021

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Job Description

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. We’re a purpose-driven company, and our beliefs are the foundation of how we conduct business every day. We’re guided by our core values of Inclusion, Innovation, Collaboration, and Wellness. Collectively, these values inspire us to work together as One Team with our customers at the center of everything we do, and to take care of ourselves, each other, and the communities in which we live and work. We challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. Join us as we enable the hopes, dreams, and ambitions of millions of people around the world.

Engineering in Branded Experiences Branded Experiences is one of the largest Business Units at PayPal that is responsible for several flagship products and services - Venmo, Checkout, and the Digital Wallet.  We are a fast-paced organization going through rapid growth that is solving technical challenges at exponential scale.  With so much opportunity to reimagine the very nature of money, we are constantly looking for passionate and talented – iOS, Android, Java, etc. engineers to join our team.  As an engineer here, you will have the opportunity to reshape how money is used and treated. You should be comfortable working with cross functional teams to deliver projects.  You should excel at planning, developing and testing your code as well supporting members of the team with code reviews and technical guidance.

What we are looking for:
• Bachelors OR Masters in computer science OR related field of study. • 2 + years of experience, as we are hiring for junior to senior levels of experience, in software development or a related field.
• Experience working on backend systems at scale, using technologies like, web services, REST APIs MySQL, Django, MongoDB, Python, Java, Spring, etc.
• Solid understanding of web & mobile applications stack, SOA & Message Queues
• Experience building and deploying well architected, maintainable, and testable application backends.
• Experience with error logging and performance tools like DataDog.
• Experience with GraphQL, Java Script and NodeJs is a plus

For more than 20 years, PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 400 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways. 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.

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