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Data Engineer 3 in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 10/20/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    San Jose
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/20/2020
  • Job ID:
    R0058222

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 325 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.

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 hundreds of millions of 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.

Job Description:

The Oversight and Impact Measurement team is seeking an experienced Tableau Developer and Data Engineer to help drive the Product & Platform Health Dashboard forward.  We are looking for a Tableau Developer and Data Engineer to work with the Business and Product/Platforms development teams. The responsibilities of a Tableau Developer and Data Engineer include creating technical solutions, creating data storage tools, and conducting tests.

To be successful as a Tableau Developer and Data Engineer, you should have a broad understanding of the business technology landscape, the ability to design reports, and strong analytical skills. Ultimately, a top-notch Tableau Developer and Data Engineer should have an aptitude for using computers, strong written and verbal communication, and proficiency in reporting analysis tools.

Responsibilities:

  • Developing, maintaining, and managing advanced reporting, analytics, dashboards and other BI solutions.
  • Performing and documenting data analysis, data validation, and data mapping/design.
  • Reviewing and improving existing systems and collaborating with teams to integrate new systems.
  • Conducting unit tests and developing database queries to analyze the effects and troubleshoot any issues.
  • A solid understanding of SQL, rational databases, and normalization. Will be expected to write DDL and DML as needed including: create tables, create views, analyze execution plans, and create indexes.

Requirements:

  • Degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field.
  • Relevant work experience.
  • A solid understanding of SQL, rational databases, and normalization.
  • Experience in database schema design preferred.
  • Proficiency in use of query and reporting analysis tools.
  • Competency in Excel (macros, pivot tables, etc.)
  • Extensive experience in developing, maintaining and managing Tableau driven dashboards & analytics and working knowledge of Tableau administration/architecture.
  • Experience with Power Query, Power Pivot, SQL, Power BI a plus
  • Ability to utilize a diversity of software packages, applications and automated systems for collecting and managing data
  • Minimum Experience: Bachelor’s degree and 6-9 years of directly applicable experience; Master’s degree and 4+ years experience preferred.

Additional Skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self-starter demonstrates independence, initiative and follow-through. Delivers on time while meeting quality objectives and customer expectations
  • Work across the company to drive to decisions, build consensus and bridge gaps. Builds rapport, credibility and relationships with multiple stakeholders. Great team player.
  • Must be detail-oriented, conscientious, thorough and accurate
  • Must be able to step back and analyze at a broader level, while still being detailed oriented, conscientious, thorough and accurate
  • Strong interpersonal skills, diplomacy, and client service-oriented attitude and mindset
  • Ability to work globally and cross-functionally and lead change in a fast-paced environment
  • Proven ability to function well independently as well as in a team
  • Be comfortable in a fast paced and dynamic environment with a high degree of accuracy
  • Comfortable working in a fluid environment where roles and responsibilities are still evolving
  • Good project management and reporting skills
  • Ability to facilitate group discussions and run meetings
  • Ability to handle multiple projects under pressure
  • Well-developed sense of urgency and follow through
  • Ability to resolve complex issues and settle disputes equitably
  • Ability to determine when to escalate to management and identify the right stakeholders for decision making
  • Proficient with tools such as Power Point, Microsoft Project, MS Word, Excel, Access and Visio

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 paypalglobaltalentacquisition@paypal.com.

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