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Manager, Software Development 3 in Chennai - Old Mahabalipuram Rd at PayPal

Date Posted: 8/30/2021

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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.

Hiring, developing & retaining top talent and be responsible for the overall team structure. Managing a rapidly evolving back-end technology on a diverse set of platforms ranging from Java, Rest, Big Data, Hadoop, ETL; Facilitating and driving key technology decisions with senior technology stakeholders; Work with product and design organizations in defining product roadmap. Provide thought leadership to the broad org around web development. Manage competing priorities. Guide decisions on architecture and technical strategy. Bring predictability to the team’s overall performance and delivery. Coaching and mentoring individual contributors. Create & enhance development processes to ensure the quality of products and code. Responsible for establishing and enhancing the engineering discipline of the team. Keep up to date on industry trends and technologies and apply them quickly to our products Maintain a good balance between start-up mentality with rapid iteration and maturity of product features Thrive in a fast-paced start-up like environment where features are rapidly developed and tested, change and experimentation End to end ownership of features including design, coding, deployment, devops and support Deep collaboration with cross functional engineering and product teams to evolve the reporting platform

  • 18+ years of progressive software engineering career path
  • 7+ years of experience in managing direct reports and their careers
  • Strong Design and Architecture exposure in building large scale internet applications
  • Strong People Management skills leading mid-size teams in a Product Development environment
  • Ability to work well with others, motivate other team members, and thrive in a dynamic and challenging work environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Strong Java/Scala/AWS and JavaScript development skills (preferred React, Node, ES6+)
  • Experience with agile development methodologies and Lean Startup product iteration techniques
  • Experience in designing, implementing and maintaining high performance, high availability (24x7), large-scale web based software applications
  • Passion for building greatworld class products
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to grasp and convey complex product requirements or technical concepts
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, agile development environment
  • Ability to partner with business units, product management, project management and cross-functional teams to deliver business results with agility and quality;
  • Ability to motivate skilled back end engineers and get the best out of them
  • Experience building and managing highly effective engineering teams, conducting performance reviews, making compensation decisions and recruiting talent
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to work on concurrent assignments with different priorities
  • Proven results oriented person with focus on customer experience and delivering quality products
  • Solid knowledge of algorithms and design patterns
  • Solid knowledge of web services (REST XML/JSON)
  • Strong Agile skills and proven track record for product delivery
  • Entrepreneurial drive, demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in an innovative and fast paced environment
  • Demonstrated development team building and people management skills
  • Excellent written 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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