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Software Engineer 3 in Chennai at PayPal

Date Posted: 4/29/2021

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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 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.

The Systems team within Global Ops extends infrastructure and application support, to 300+ Dev/engineers. The primary function of the team is to support the GOPS applications provisioning within non-production environments and developing scripts for production deployment. As a WebLogic Administrator on the Systems team, you will be a key resource at Chennai managing the engineers expectations. You will configure and deploy Web/App servers, manage configuration and deployment of virtualization solutions, and develop tools to help streamline day-to-day operations. An ideal candidate will be a team player and great communicator simplifying our processes and ensuring the expectations are met/exceeded. This position requires flexibility to work well with a dynamic team and liaise with vendors and professional services. You will build, deploy and monitor Windows and Unix / Linux Virtual machines for performance issues and stability concerns. From regular application installations, configurations, and day-to-day administration to staying familiar with new versions of applications used on servers, we’re looking for excited and highly skilled candidates ready to make an impact on millions of users around the world. The ideal candidate will have 6+ year of experience working as WebLogic administrator with expertise in automation and driving significant improvements delivering process efficiencies and reliable/stable environments. The candidate should have strong Weblogic administration skills, Linux, shell scripting with experience on troubleshooting issues, implementing tools that support automation and proactive remediation.

•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•Experience on WebLogic Server administration, Linux Red Hat/Ubuntu server administration.
•Ability to troubleshoot, analyzing logs and heap/core dump.
•Experience with documenting procedures and knowledge management
•Familiarity with networking, load balancing, virtualization
•Experience on WLST, Shell scripting.
•Knowledge working on Pega deployments, OKM (Oracle Knowledge Management)/ Adobe CQ is a plus.
•Knowledge of Perl, Python, PHP, XML, Java, Javascript, SQL, JQuery and other scripting languages is a plus
•Working knowledge on Fusion, GIT, Jenkins, Ansible, Puppet desired
•Familiarity with Apache, JBoss  or other web/app servers.
•Knowledge and understanding of network applications, web servers, firewalls, databases
•Strong focus on process improvements, efficiency and automation is desired.

Desired technical skill level:

•Weblogic administration – Expert
•Unix/Linux – Expert
•Heap dump/thread dump analysis – Expert
•Shell scripting – High
•Designing and implementing monitoring tools/ automation/ proactive remediation – Highly desirable
•Puppet/Ansible - Desirable
•Security exposure/expertise - Desirable
•OEM – Desirable
•Oracle DB – Medium
•PRPC implementation knowledge – Low but desirable

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