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Software Engineer, Integration in Austin at PayPal

Date Posted: 8/29/2021

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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.

We're seeking a seasoned engineer with great knowledge and hands on experience with cloud technologies, security standards, networking, Linux environment, scripting (Python and Java) and troubleshooting production systems.

At Simility, a division of PayPal, we’re helping companies prevent fraud and abuse using machine learning, big data analytics, and data visualization. We level the playing field against even the most sophisticated fraud rings by enabling analysts to create and configure detection mechanisms without having to write even one line of code.

You are a savvy engineer who excels at not only understanding the customer environment, but also are a creative technologist who knows how to ensure a seamless integration with the customer’s existing components. You continuously build upon and apply your technical knowledge and skills at every level. Our team of engineers also spends their time working on projects that affect many parts of the organization, including automating processes, coding custom tools, contributing bug fixes to various products, advocating for features with the product team, and managing instances that are vital to the success of the company.


  • Collaborates with deployment teams and product development teams to ensure a smooth and customer friendly product design and integration.

  • Diagnoses and resolves issues encountered during product integrations.  

  • Educates and provides guidance to customers on configurations to prevent problems.

  • Verifies fixes and advocates for improvements, to ensure quality.

  • Coordinates and manages customer contact for critical product integrations  


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or similar field preferred.

  • 5 years of experience working within integrations and software engineering preferred.

  • Knowledge of Linux, Docker, containerization, and deployment methodologies.

  • Hands-on experience with cloud technologies, such as AWS (for example: EC2, RDS, Elasticache, Route53) or GCE.

  • Java and Python experience

  • Familiarity with big data technologies such as Cassandra, Spark, Hadoop, and Kafka, helpful, but not required.

  • Problem solving skills and ability to break down complex concepts.

  • Excellent attention to detail and analytical skills.

  • Outstanding teamwork and verbal communication skills.

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



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