Recharge - Full Stack Java Engineer in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 7/6/2017

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Job Description

At PayPal, we are rethinking how to provide diverse solutions to real-world challenges. Through the Recharge program, we encourage skilled women technologists who have taken a career break for personal or family reasons to feel equipped to return to the workforce.

Are you a technical woman who has taken a career break? Or perhaps you have taught yourself to code, but you don’t have any industry work experience. If this describes you, then you should apply for our Recharge program. Specifically, we are looking for women who have been out of the workforce for at least 1-2 years but are ready to jump back into technical roles.

Recharge is a 16-week paid program which provides individuals who want to return to the workforce an opportunity to expand their experience and network. The program will start in October 2017.

The Alternative Payments team is integrating regional payment systems to allow consumers to pay merchants with their preferred local payment methods. We enabling different solutions, from full stack Braintree to PayPal Checkout and deposits/wallet top-up.

We are looking for a software engineer who has worked with many software stacks. We are expanding our support for regional payment types rapidly and as part of that we need to build and enhance scalable solutions. Our stack is primarily a combination of Java (back-end) and JavaScript (front-end) but in this role you will need to be able to work with many different technologies and programming languages. We are a fast paced organization and we are looking for engineers with a pioneer spirit that can work closely together with product and deal with ambiguity.
  • Extensive Experience in object-oriented design and development, preferably in Java
  • Experience with Agile development and knowledge of Agile principles
  • Focus on producing well-tested code, including unit tests and integration tests
  • Experience with REST APIs and microservice architecture is a plus, as is knowledge of the Spring Framework and SQL
  • Be able to independently design, code and test complex features
  • You enjoy working in a fast paced, iterative development environment with lots of
  • ambiguity
  • Show pride of ownership and strive for excellence in everything they do

Basic Qualifications:

  • At least 3 to 5  years past professional engineering experience
  • Education:  Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related Science degree

More information on the Recharge program can be found at Recharge 2017


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