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Senior Software Engineer in Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America at PayPal

Date Posted: 6/10/2022

Job Snapshot

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.

As our Sr Software Engineer, you will be required to design, develop, and provide leadership and support of the Salesforce CRM and Sales Technology portfolio to our business. Our Software Engineer must be hands-on and have proven experience in developing and enhancing Salesforce and sales technology in a global environment. You will also work to understand other business processes internally and how we leverage the Sales Technology platform to design solutions that scale and grow to address those business needs. Our developer must also work within our governance model to ensure continued functionality and overall platform health.


  • Provide on-going development, integration, and administrative support to quickly fix production issues with sales technology and deliver revisions that reduce maintenance effort while enable technology growth and scalability.

  • Work and deliver under tight and ever-changing deadlines with the ability to multi-task.

  • Design, develop, test, document, and deploy high quality business solutions on the Sales Technology platform.

  • Participate in technical discussions and lead convergence and agreement on technical solutions.

  • Partner with business representatives to understand and incorporate their needs.

  • Partner with technical teams to listen and incorporate diverse perspectives and influence and negotiate agreement on shared designs and outcomes with those technical partner teams.

  • Evaluate, select, implement, and integrate new technology into solutions that support our business unit stakeholders.

  • Ensure stakeholders are regularly updated on the progress of their request.

  • Manage and enforce the CRM Change Management Process from development sandboxes to Production.  Ensure that all necessary changes are documented, reviewed, tested, and approved before being deployed. Provide thought and role leadership to improve our development practices, standards, and workflows.

  • Manage all processes (export reports permission, public chatter groups, Lux Bank privacy rules, etc) to ensure InfoSec and Risk guidelines are being followed and all information is correctly documented to adhere to an audit.

  • Keeping abreast of new Salesforce features and functionality, and the sales technology market, and providing recommendations for process improvements (i.e. Lightning; Continuous Integration; etc).

Technical Requirements: 

  • 7+ years of experience working as a Salesforce Developer and sales technology

  • Salesforce Certified Platform Developer I and II required

  • Experience with AppExchange and other tools like Apttus, Quip, LeanData, Outreach, DocuSign, Gainsight,  etc. desired

  • Experience on the Salesforce development platform; specifically creating, adapting and streamlining APEX triggers, classes, methods, controllers, as well as Visualforce pages, API integrations, and the Lightning framework

  • Development experience in Agile-Scrum environment, using Jira, Github, Copado/DevOps tools, required.

  • Develop highly interactive UI using Visualforce, JavaScript and JQuery technologies

  • Experience performing administrator functions such as user management, profiles, roles, permissions, rules, assignment rules, queues, licenses, capacity, and storage management

  • Strong analytical skills in analyzing complex problems and processes

  • Experience working with cross-functional and remote teams

  • Excellent organization, attention to detail, and ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced team environment

  • Ideal candidate will have experience in supporting, designing, and developing Salesforce in a large enterprise environment

Other Requirements:

  • Strong analytical and communications skills both written and verbal.

  • Self-motivated Salesforce enthusiast who thrives working in a fast-paced environment.

  • Understanding of business processes and ability to translate business requirements into system functionality

  • Ability to manage multiple and diverse Salesforce initiatives simultaneously.

  • Experience with all phases of the systems development lifecycle.  

  • Project management skills to ensure proposed functionality is implemented in a timely manner.

  • Provide stakeholders with relevant and consistent communication up through the executive level:  effort assessments, expectation setting, and stakeholder updates.

  • Strong team player who puts the customer first, be it internal or external customer.

  • Understanding of JavaScript capabilities

  • Understanding of Salesforce Sales & Service Cloud Features

  • Understanding of Salesforce Change Management

Our Benefits:

At PayPal, we’re committed to building an equitable and inclusive global economy. And we can’t do this without our most important asset—you. That’s why we offer benefits to help you thrive in every stage of life. We champion your financial, physical, and mental health by offering valuable benefits and resources to help you care for the whole you.

We have great benefits including a flexible work environment, employee shares options, health and life insurance and more. To learn more about our benefits please visit

Who We Are:

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PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution for more than 20 years. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, the PayPal platform is empowering more than 400 million consumers and merchants in more than 200 markets to join and thrive in the global economy. For more information, visit

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

As part of PayPal’s commitment to employees’ health and safety, we have established in-office Covid-19 protocols and requirements, based on expert guidance. Depending on location, this might include a Covid-19 vaccination requirement for any employee whose role requires them to work onsite. Employees may request reasonable accommodation based on a medical condition or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.