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Manager, Software Development 2 in San Jose, California, United States of America at PayPal

Date Posted: 11/22/2021

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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.

Are you excited about building complex systems to drive impact, at scale, with real data? Come join us, the Global Fraud & Risk team, to build platform capabilities to help enhance Fraud detection and prevention. PayPal relies on state-of-the-art Risk Platform to keep our customers safe and their accounts secure. You will work with a strong Engineering and analytics team to develop new solutions and machine learning based features to improve the speed, accuracy, and quality of Fraud decisions.

a Job Requirements:

  • A customer champion that can work with engineers, product managers and analysts to enable their business needs.

  • Working with product managers using agile methodologies to deliver high-quality solutions on time.

  • Collaborating with peers both within their team and across the organization.

  • Ensure quality and timely delivery of initiatives. 

  • Build, manage, mentor, and coach a team of highly skilled  backend, and full-stack Engineers


  • An intellectually curious, quick study who will learn the business quickly.

  • Proven experience in designing, implementing and maintaining high performance, high availability, large-scale platforms and applications.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to grasp and convey complex product requirements or technical concepts.

  • BS/MS in Computer Science with 10+ years of software development and engineering experience of which 3+ years hands-on experience managing and growing engineering teams.

  • Experience building and managing highly effective engineering teams, conducting performance reviews, making compensation decisions and recruiting talent.

  • Solid knowledge of algorithms and design patterns;

  • Solid knowledge of JavaScript/Node/React, Java, web services (REST/JSON);

  • Strong Agile skills and proven track record for product delivery;

  • Experience in building enterprise application & platforms for E-commerce biz (micro services architecture, Java fundamentals & spring boot mandatory, data management and building high throughput pipelines) - is a plus.

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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