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Partner Solutions Engineer in Dreilinden-Berlin, Brandenburg, Germany at PayPal

Date Posted: 12/22/2021

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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.

Global Professional Services Organization (GPS) delivers technical solutions, experience design, integration, and post-live technical services to drive product adoption and quality servicing to our customers.

We are currently seeking a Partner Solutions Engineer to join our Global Professional Services team in DEATCH, focusing on Partners and Marketplaces. This role is based in our Dreilinden office.  
The Solutions Engineer plays a pivotal role in enabling our growth and innovation agenda - partnering with merchants, partners and technology providers.  


Working alongside our Commercial Sales and Business Development teams, the Solutions Engineer provides technical consultancy to enable PayPal’s diverse product set within these environments. 


The Solutions Engineer is the "voice of the customer" providing feedback to Product Managers, Technology, and other internal groups to provide technical solutions and define new function/feature needs. 

The ideal candidate is a motivated self-learner, passionate about problem solving and creating delightful experiences for our customers.  


This job requires 25% of travel. 

Primary Job Responsibilities: 

  • Consulting with our external clients to understand their business priorities, operational challenges and technical infrastructure, and propose technical solutions which solve for their needs 

  • Develop best-in-class solution designs, test cases and launch plans for opportunities 

  • Partner with our integration engineering teams and oversee the enablement of new client integrations 

  • Collaborate closely with internal teams including compliance, risk, information security, customer support and business operations to ensure all aspects of the launch are effectively managed 

  • Identify any product/functionality gaps required to deliver a solution and collaborate with internal product and technology teams to define the necessary enhancements to support successful delivery. 


Job Requirements: 

  • Prior experience working as a Solutions Engineer, Technical Pre-sales Engineer or Solutions Architect 

  • Excellent communicator and relationship builder at the C-level with the ability to explain technical concepts to a non-technical audience 

  • Creative thinker and experienced at understanding client’s pain points 

  • Highly skilled at applying consultative methodologies and techniques to influence solution design and solve integration pain points  

  • Ability to manage multiple projects running on parallel timelines, and to work and collaborate in a global and remote environment 

  • Experience with Web and Mobile development technologies (iOS, Android) is required: JavaScript, Node.JS, PHP, Java, REST, SOAP, NVP, Webhooks are commonly used by our clients 

  • Prior experience within the payment’s industry will be highly regarded 

  •  Mentor junior team members as a senior technical and sales consultation leader (passive to active voice) 


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent practical experience 

  • Sound knowledge of online payment processing across web, mobile app, and in store 

  • Ideal candidate will have experience in working with enterprise organizations - preferably retailers, ecommerce, shopping carts and payment gateways 

  • Experience with system discovery process, requirements gathering and systems architecture 

  • Fluency in German and English is required. Additional languages are 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