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Global Technical Support Engineer in Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America at PayPal

Date Posted: 1/9/2022

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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.

The PayPal Professional Services team is looking for highly organized problem-solvers to join our growing technical servicing teams. These positions require the ability to analyze and resolve live technical and integration issues across a variety of products including PayPal, Hyperwallet, and Braintree. Our Technical Support Engineers are responsible for providing services to merchants, developers and internal teammates, in line with our core values. After comprehensive training, candidates will play a pivotal role in supporting and maintaining the day-to-day operations of our diverse merchant base. 

  • Works directly with developers, merchant and internal teams to provide technical support, consulting and best practices.  
  • Installation and configuration of payment APIs, and commerce products.  
  • Conducts test scenarios with code, software, hardware, devices and endpoints.  
  • Communicate technical issues to merchants and internal departments.  
  • Identifies irregularities in functionality and unexpected behaviors with products and services. 
  • Ability to diagnose and identify issues with API’s, Code, Services, and Network connectivity.  
  • Supports onboarding of merchants with a payment processing solution.  
  • Comfortable with the occasional on call rotation, weekend, or holiday coverage shift.  

Our Ideal Candidate: 

  • Should feel brave leaping into the unknown and always be able to ask why.  
  • Be comfortable with change - agility is key!  
  • Collaborate with internal and external partners toward problem solving  Technical trusted advisor for our merchants 
  • Spends less time worrying about the problem and more time focusing on how to solve it 
  • Good communicator both written, verbal 
  • Experience in a role that puts you in direct contact with customers or clients. 
  • Possess patience and a desire to be a Customer Champion 

Technical Requirements: 

  • 3+ years’ experience in web development in one or more of the following:  Java, JavaScript, C, C++, C#, VB.NET, PHP, or Python. 
  • Experience in creating and troubleshooting web services, such as SOAP and REST 
  • Basic understanding of Firewalls, proxy, HTTP Errors, server-side errors, TCP/IP 
  • Experience with Software Application Debugging and troubleshooting 

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