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Sr. Java Backend Engineer in Guatemala, Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala at PayPal

Date Posted: 12/28/2021

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Job Description

At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives. We’re a purpose-driven company, and our beliefs are the foundation of how we conduct business every day. We’re guided by our core values of Inclusion, Innovation, Collaboration, and Wellness. Collectively, these values inspire us to work together as One Team with our customers at the center of everything we do, and to take care of ourselves, each other, and the communities in which we live and work. We challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. Join us as we enable the hopes, dreams, and ambitions of millions of people around the world.

Xoom, a PayPal service, is looking for a Sr. Java Backend developer that can join to Platform team, a team with high coding and performance standards. If you are looking for new challenges and willing to work with high skilled people this is your opportunity. The team is in charge of develop and maintain Java APIs based applications to be used by the platform-based products. As a member of the team you will use Java, Spring, MySQL, Docker, MQ technologies and much more; also you will be part of the design and developing of RESTful APIs.

Xoom, A PayPal Service, is revolutionizing the global digital money services market by providing people with an easy, convenient and cost-effective means of sending money worldwide. We offer a secure, fast and inexpensive means of sending money, paying bills and topping up prepaid services across multiple digital platforms to both online and offline recipients.


•         Deliver software development tasks efficiently and with high quality

•         Produce well-tested code through the use of automated, unit, and integration tests

•         Participates in feature code reviews as requested

•         Refactor legacy code to make it more efficient and inline with current standards

•         Participate in the agile working sessions (planning, grooming, etc)

•         Participate on the design of new features on new and current systems

•         Be part of the on-call schedule, this means, be available 24/7 for 1 week periodically


•         3-5 years of experience

•         Experience working with API's

•         Experience working with Spring, Maven, Git, Jenkins and Atlassian stack (e.g. jira)

•         Experience with Agile development and knowledge of Agile principles


•         Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related

For more than 20 years, PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 400 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways. 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 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