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MTS 2, Systems Admin in Scottsdale at PayPal

Date Posted: 9/15/2021

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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.

PayPal is looking to hire a senior Collaboration Technologies engineer to work in their global team of L3 engineers supporting the company’s corporate collaboration technologies. These are primarily M365 and Slack and include email, chat, file storage and sharing as well as video conferencing. We are looking for someone who can act both as an IT architect SME and a hands-on implementer. Highly proficient with Microsoft 365 cloud technology yet has all-around knowledge of other competitive platforms. This person needs to be able to communicate and cooperate with team members and other co-workers. Must be a fast learner and able to multi-task frequently.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead SME on all collaboration technologies within M365, Slack, Google.
  • As an architect, be able to assess business challenges, design possible solutions, and present these to management and partners.
  • Execute on approved projects to completion with a keen eye on details.
    • Be able to create plans and schedules in conjunction with the project manager.
    • Design, verify, and document comprehensive test plans before rollout to production.
    • Communicate effectively with co-workers and other stake holders on progress and impediments.
  • Lead or be a resource for acquisition-type projects that require manipulating vast amounts of data and ensuring a smooth transition of platforms.
  • Work with various units to coordinate and help integrate the various tools used internally.
  • Maintain the operational and day to day tasks of helping internal customers and keeping systems up and running at a L3 level.
  • Be available on certain weekends as the On-Call person, and at times be available on a 24-hour rotation when a crisis happens.
  • Create technical reports for management and completing regulatory documents.
  • Follow the stringent process to execute scheduled changes.
  • Be flexible with work hours to accommodate various teams from different parts of the world.
  • Keep an open eye on upcoming technology that may benefit the company and socialize this information within the organization.
  • Establish reputation as a subject matter expert in assigned technology area.

Technical expertise needed:

  • Expert knowledge in M365 at the L3 system engineer level for all apps and tools within that platform
  • Expert knowledge in Slack maintaining an Enterprise Grid deployment
  • Expert knowledge in Exchange, Mail Routing, Perimeter email appliances (Ironport)
  • Expert knowledge in PowerShell, understands the use of Microsoft’s various APIs.  Must be able to create and maintain moderately-sized scripts to automate tasks as much as possible.
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Teams and audio/video conferencing in general. Including SIP/H323 and Room systems.
  • Expert knowledge in SharePoint Online.
  • Strong knowledge of network technologies, not to support it but to augment troubleshooting process and quickly/correctly identify trouble spots.
  • Strong knowledge of Active Directory, Load Balancers and other core corp IT infra.
  • Strong understanding of security protocols to support our security team in keeping the organization safe.
  • Has familiarity Smartsheet, and Miro – not a hard requirement but expected to learn these products and be able to support customers.

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