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Software Engineer – Quality in Chicago at PayPal

Date Posted: 2/13/2021

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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 375 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.

This position is for a software engineer in test in Consumer Credit Quality and Infrastructure team.

  • Contribute to and build tools, frameworks, and other infrastructure needed to support automation.
  • Lead testing initiatives and execute through automation.
  • Participates in technical design sessions and writing technical design documents.
  • Design and implementation of automation frameworks. 
  • Add instrumentation to product code and use the analytic data to measure quality and other goals.
  • Use automation, code instrumentation-analytics, and human intuition to ensure we are building a comprehensive automation suite
  • Accepts mentorship, code-reviews and guides team members.
  • Can go end-to-end on any stack digging in to unearth the best patterns and design decisions.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree with 5 years of development or test automation experience or Master’s Degree and 3 years of development or test automation experience.
  • Has programming experience with any object oriented programming language. (Java, JS, Node.js)
  • Basic familiarity with DevOps tools and technologies
  • Experience in SQL and relational DB concepts.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong and recent experience with developing automated testing framework.
  • Past start up experience and contributed in Open Sourced Projects.
  • Love to see beautiful code and make it possible for others to contribute using your well-defined conventions.

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