Cloud Systems Engineer, Sec. Controls in Scottsdale at PayPal

Date Posted: 9/9/2019

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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 286 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.

Are you excited about working on latest cutting-edge technologies? Do you like to engage with a team to transform the operations model? Our ideal candidate is someone who has a very positive attitude, work in a team environment, and get the job done mindset. •Cloud devops team is responsible for the engineering and operations of PayPal’s openstack based private cloud, operating 24x7 in multiple time zones. •Engineer is responsible for understanding vulnerabilities in the cloud and come up with a plan to patch the systems. •When patching is not possible or complicated, work with information security team to design, build and implement compensating controls to mitigate the risk. •Work with program managers to create plan for patching, remediation, metrics, reports to show incremental progress. •Provide technical leadership and represent cloud devops team in making PayPal more secure every day.

  • Self-directed work style with minimum supervision.
  • Ability to co-ordinate with a global team in different time zones.
  • More than 4 years of experience supporting enterprise infrastructure required.
  • Experience administering Linux and Unix environments.
  • Experience developing and deployment of puppet modules, Ansible playbook for configuration management required.
  • Programming skills required. Perl/Python a plus.
  • Experience with osquery and host-based firewalls a plus.
  • Experience with vulnerability management, vulnerability assessment, prioritization of risk, and coordination of remediation activities across large enterprises.
  • Solid understanding of operating systems security vulnerabilities a must.
  • Experience working with and managing the expectations of diverse stakeholders. Ability to inspire teamwork and responsibility within cross-functional groups and use technology and tools to enhance the effectiveness of deliverables.
  • Strong technical/analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written across all user levels.
  • Ability to produce useful operational documents and standard operating procedures in confluence required.
  • Good team player, self-starter, goal oriented, open minded, flexible and customer focused.

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.