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MTS 1, Software Engineer in Shanghai at PayPal

Date Posted: 2/13/2021

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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) 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 375 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.

PayPal is the faster, safer way to pay and get paid online. The service allows people to send money without sharing financial information, with the flexibility to pay using their account balances, bank accounts, credit cards or promotional financing. With 325 million active accounts in 200+ markets and 26 currencies around the world, PayPal enables global ecommerce. More information about the company can be found at  Develop high available, high performance, scalable infrastructure systems in a fast-growing Internet company.  Work with various teams to deliver fantastic data processing/analytic platform as a core platform in PayPal to support worldwide business.  Design, develop, test, release, and operate the platform with full SDLC with Agile methods.  Performing troubleshooting and deal with production issues to provide good user experience.  Work effectively in a global team across different time zones.

  • Master’s degree with 4+ years working experience / Bachelor’s degree with 6+ years working experience in relevant field.
  • 3+ years’ experience in Java/Scala development; familiar with Spring Framework is big plus
  • Experience in Python, Docker, kubernetes based service development.
  • Solid knowledge on SQL/NoSQL DB knowledge like MySQL, Mongo, HBase, ClickHouse.
  • Solid foundation in common design patterns, algorithms and data structure.
  • Excellent communication skills, Fluent in English, both written and oral.
  • Deep understanding of software engineering best practice, capable of working in a global distributed engineering team.
  • Familiar with Linux, Bash and Network.
  • Experience on streaming platform like Kafka, ActiveMQ or RabbitMQ is a big plus
  • Experience on Big Data such as Spark, Hadoop, YARN, Hive is a big plus
  • Experience in developing high performance, high scalable distributed systems is a big plus.
  • Experience with large scale data search solution like ElasticSearch and Splunk is a big plus.
  • Quick learning capability under rapid changing environment.
  • Can-do attitude and be willing to challenge the status.
  • Strong business sense and analytical ability.

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

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