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Partner Ops - Sys Admin in Guatemala City at PayPal

Date Posted: 7/13/2021

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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 392 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.

Join our collaborative team of technology engineers and take ownership of supporting and implementing Xoom’s partner operations environment (24/7/365) plus other corporate projects. The successful Systems Administrator will be confident, self-motivated, organized, flexible, and results-driven.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Own, monitor, and maintain all technology utilized to facilitate 3rd party integrations including Linux-based systems, VPN, SFTP, API, and other standard connectivity technologies
  • A requirement of working a variable schedule and on-call shifts from time to time
  • Serve as a resource for partnerships to assist with the resolution of file-based connectivity issues
  • Maintains and collaborates thorough documentation of key projects
  • Take on and manage key projects which directly support the onboarding of new Xoom partner integrations
  • Develop jobs and/or scripts in Python/Bash Script to support different partner operations projects
  • Manage and configure GCP (Google Cloud Platform) servers and related technologies for the team


  • Solid Linux systems experience (Linux Certification a plus)
  • Networking knowledge of firewalls, load balancers, VPN, NATs (Certifications a plus)
  • Splunk
  • Python
  • Puppet
  • GIT
  • Ansible
  • Terraform
  • GCP (Google Cloud Platform)
  • Nagios (desirable)
  • Experience in automatization and maintenance of applications
  • Solid understanding of IT security practices
  • Comfortable in 24x7 operations
  • Responsible and capable of dealing with incidents and performing on-call shift rotations
  • Basic Project Management with a strong sense of ownership and drive
  • Ability to create and document processes
  • Communication skills to work with customer facing partners
  • Desire to learn new skills


Bachelor’s degree in computer science or EE or equivalent knowledge and experience

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