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Cloud Engineer in Scottsdale at PayPal

Date Posted: 4/22/2019

Job Snapshot

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 277 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.

PayPal Cloud Infrastructure Engineering Team is looking for an experienced DevOps professional to join our growing organization to support development of infrastructure of code and processes. This position requires a keen attention to detail, problem-solving capabilities and solid knowledge base of compute hardware SKUs and operating systems. The individual will be working with a team of engineers focused on software development in SKU lifecycle management, CI/CD of OS image automation, repository management, integrity testing and configuration management. The position includes engineering, software development and L2/L3 support of production services

Job Description

5+ years experience working in a large-scale production environment

- Design, build, deployment of configuration management capabilities

- Test implemented designs and system integrity

- Build and test automation tools for infrastructure provisioning

- Brainstorm for new ideas and ways to improvement development delivery

- Consult with peers for feedback during testing stages

- Build, maintain, and monitor configuration standards

- Maintain day-to-day management and administration of projects

- Manage CI and CD tools with team

- Document and design various processes; update existing processes

- Follow and contribute to all best practices and procedures established by the team

- Strong communication and documentation skills

Job Qualifications

- Bachelor’s degree in CS, engineering, software engineering, or related field

- Two years previous experience in development and operations, or related IT, computer, or operations field

- Previous experience with software development, infrastructure development, or development and operations

- Experience with Linux infrastructures, database SQL (MS SQL), CI/CD tools (Jenkins), scripting (emphasis on Python, Ruby, and Bash)

- Experience with image building tools (Packer and Vagrant)

- Experience with various cloud infrastructures (OpenStack and GCP)

- Experience with configuration management tools (Puppet)

- Knowledge of Scrum/Kanban, Agile workflow methodologies

- Up-to-date on latest industry trends; able to articulate trends and potential clearly and confidently

- Good interpersonal skills and communication with all levels of management

- Able to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently


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.

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