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Software Engineer in Shanghai at PayPal

Date Posted: 10/4/2020

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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 325 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.

 Develop high available, high performance, scalable infrastructure systems in a fast-growing Internet company.  Work with various teams to deliver fantastic data processing/analytic platform as an core platform in PayPal to support worldwide business.  Design, develop, test, release, operate the platform with full SDLC with Agile methods.  Performing troubleshooting and deal with production issues to provide good user experience.  Work effectively in a global team across different time zones.

  • 3-12 years working experience, preferably in an Internet company.
  • 3+ years’ experience in JAVA/Scala development.
  • Rich experience on Big Data/Streaming platform such as Spark, Flink, Hadoop.
  • Familiar with Linux, Bash and Network.
  • Solid foundation in common design patterns, algorithms and data structure.
  • Excellent communication skills, Fluent in English, both written and oral.
  • Deep understanding of software engineering best practice, capable of working in a global distributed engineering team.
  • Experience in developing high performance, high scalable distributed systems is a big plus.
  • Experience in AI, Machine learning, data analysis and so on is a plus.
  • Experience with messaging platform such as Kafka and ActiveMQ is a plus.
  • Experience with NoSQL and relational database is a plus.
  • Quick learning capability under rapid changing environment.
  • Can-do attitude and be willing to challenge the status.
  • Show respect for differences in opinions and one-team spirit.
  • Strong business sense and analytical ability.

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