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Software Engineer 2 in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 7/25/2020

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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 305 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.

PayPal is the world’s leader in online payments processing. The company helps buyers and sellers around the world make and receive payments. PayPal is headquartered in San Jose, CA with multiple offices within the United States and around the world. Credit Risk is one of PayPal’s core competencies and is a key contributor to the company’s profitability and the customer value proposition. The Credit Risk team is responsible for the global approach to assessing various buyer-side risks PayPal takes on (including identity fraud, account takeover, credit) and the treatments, actions and experiences triggered by the results of the Risk assessment and used by PayPal to control losses. We are hiring creative and talented Computer Science students to intern with the PayPal Credit Risk technology team. You will have a chance to work on solving real world problems and gain practical experience in software development life cycle. As a software engineering intern in the PayPal Risk technology team you will: - Partner with a mentor on the team and work with the manager to define the tasks and milestones relevant to your area of coursework -Apply your knowledge and expertise to one of the many Credit Risk centric problems at PayPal -Work as a team member in the Risk organization to iteratively develop and release software - Have the opportunity to make a difference to the overall PayPal experience on the Live Site.


-Masters candidates in computer science related area

-Knowledge of programming languages like Java / Python / Scala.

-Working knowledge of presentation tier like HTML, CSS and JS is good

-Working knowledge of sql and data analytics and even Hadoop is a plus.

-Strong communication skills, thrives in fast pace environment, ability to manage multiple tasks/projects at one time etc.

-Willingness to learn and adapt to new challenges

Masters Degree or Equivalent

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



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