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Software Engineer 2 in Austin at PayPal

Date Posted: 7/25/2021

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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 392 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.

The PayPal Identity team is seeking an accomplished software engineer to join our User and Business Platform team. The User and Business Platform's team mission is to connect our customers to our many experiences in a safe and secure way. We provide user account life-cycle services and solutions to make the management of our customer's personal and/or business identity with PayPal efficient and secure.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the development and quality deliverables for User and Business Domain Services utilizing RxJava and Java8 coding techniques.
  • Participate in the design and development of one or more product features or sub-systems
  • Produce code that is sufficiently supported by unit tests
  • Develop and maintain technical documentation related to the project
  • Participate in architecture discussions and understand solutions to system and product changes within your team
  • Participate in demonstration of completed work to stakeholders
  • Supporting adjacent teams by answering questions
  • Participate in peer code reviews
  • Triage and solve live issues
  • Participate fully in all scrum team activities

Technical Skillset:

  • Pursuing a BS or MS Degree in Computer Sciences or equivalent
  • Good knowledge in Java programming
  • Knowledge of REST and best practices in designing and developing APIs
  • Familiarity with C++
  • Knowledge of Object-Oriented principles
  • Knowledge of common data structures and design patterns
  • Familiarity with working on Relational Databases (Oracle)
  • Familiarity with QA automation processes and tools such as JUnit and TestNG
  • Familiarity with Version Control Systems (GIT, SVN)
  • Familiarity with UNIX systems on a user level
  • Familiarity with Atlassian suite of products (Jira, Confluence)
  • Familiarity with Agile/Scrum
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audience

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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