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Database Reliability Engineer 3 (Oracle) in Austin - W Parmer Ln at PayPal

Date Posted: 9/7/2021

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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.

About the company Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal 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 392 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. About the role PayPal’s Data Platform Engineering team is looking for a highly talented and self-driven reliability engineer to support and scale database infrastructure to internet of things while maintaining high availability goals in 24/7 environment. Our Database Reliability Engineers use database expertise combined with software engineering skills to evangelizing reliability-as-a-feature through monitoring, service-level objectives, automation, everything-as-code, and testing. The desired candidate needs to have passion for solving complex database problems, design solutions to scale and strive for continuous improvements. Expert in Oracle database technologies and familiarity with MySql, PostgreSQL and NoSql databases like Aerospike, MongoDB, Cassandra, and Couchbase will be preferred. 

Requirements

  • Strong real-world experience on managing Oracle databases at scale.
  • Strong experience in performance monitoring, triaging incidents, identify root cause and propose corrective actions.
  • Strong ability to write code in Python, PL/SQL and automate task using Ansible & Terraform.
  • Partnering with peers in product development to enable business and deliver projects.
  • SQL tuning and suggest areas of improvements.
  • Public cloud experience (GCP, Azure & AWS)
  • Follow change management and security guidelines and execute critical change requests.
  • Willingness to document and enhance process-oriented approach.

Basic Qualifications

7+ years of experience in Oracle Database Administration building and managing highly scalable, highly available, and performant systems with ability to code in Python & PL/SQL.


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 paypalglobaltalentacquisition@paypal.com.

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