Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 7/19/2018

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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 244 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.

We are solving one of the most complex problems affecting developer productivity - setting up and maintaining a testing environment. Our solution involves creating a highly scalable and available test infrastructure for PayPal’s developers. As an engineer in this group, you would get to work on cloud technologies and solve problems around building elastically scalable infrastructure.

What you will work on 

- As an engineers you will be building services that can help operate and scale the infrastructure

- Take responsibility for services you build

- Work directly with Lead engineer, Architecture, Product Managers, Program Managers and stakeholders

- Analyze test environment data to optimize resource usage

Job requirements:

A successful candidate will a strong engineer who can be part of a high performance engineering team, with excellent communication skills, and an ability to deliver results in an a fast paced environment.

- Experience design and development of scalable web services and platforms

- Experience in Golang, C++,  python and scripting.  Equivalent experience with Java is acceptable

- Knowledge and experience in cloud technologies a huge plus

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences.

- MS in computer science or equivalent

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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