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Software Engineer in Scottsdale at PayPal

Date Posted: 7/24/2021

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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.

Mobile Infrastructure Team at Venmo is looking for a rockstar Android Engineer. Come Join us!

About Us

Venmo was founded on the principles of breaking down the intimidating barriers around financial transactions to make them intuitive, friendly, and even fun. And it worked: people love sending money with Venmo, and we’re growing by leaps and bounds!

But we’re only just getting started. We want to take that magic of sending money with Venmo and cascade it into every place where people use money. That means connecting people to their money in the most intuitive and fun way possible, then connecting people with each other. Users already love Venmo, but we know there are lots of things we haven’t thought of to make the experience of using Venmo even more delightful and valuable. All that’s going to take a lot of figuring out. Let’s figure it out together!

Engineering at Venmo

At Venmo, we are creating a product that people love. We strive to create a delightful user experience while connecting the world and empowering people through payments.  We are looking for intellectually curious people who want to be inspired and inspire others to change the world.

Engineering is a craft, and at Venmo we want the internals of our software to be as elegant as the end user experience we are designing.  We spend our days scaling our infrastructure and building new features to meet and exceed our user’s needs and wants. We teach and learn from one another and push each other to be at our creative and analytical bests.

The Android Automation Engineer will build highly robust, reliable and fast automated tests for Venmo’s Android App leveraging Java, Kotlin and the Espresso automation framework.

Responsibilities:
•    Design, develop, test, and maintain cloud + in-house automation infrastructure for Venmo Android application.
•    Develop and improve automation tooling for use with native testing frameworks for Android.
•    Work alongside other engineers at Venmo to help drive and improve the quality and stability of our tests and product so our customers have the best experience possible.
•    Partner with product and infrastructure engineers to understand Venmo domains and architecture to write the best tests, infrastructure-as-code, and tooling that fit within Venmo’s CI/CD system. 
Basic Qualifications:
•    BA/BS Degree in Computer Science related technical discipline, or relevant practical experience
•    5+ years experience programming experience in Android
•    Experience with Kotlin, Espresso, GoLang
•    Experience in designing and building CI/CD Pipeline leveraging Cloud infrastructure 

Preferred Qualifications:
•    Experience in test frameworks design, development, scaling and related solutions.
•    Technical knowledge and experience with android mobile application development
•    Strong object-oriented skills including design, coding, and testing patterns


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 paypalglobaltalentacquisition@paypal.com.

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