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Cloud Ops Engineer in Scottsdale at PayPal

Date Posted: 11/4/2020

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 305 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.

At PayPal, we believe that now is the time to reimagine money, to democratize financial services, so that managing and moving money is a right for all citizens, not just the affluent. We believe every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. We have an obligation to empower people to exercise this right and improve financial health. Are you excited about working on latest cutting-edge technologies? Do you like to engage with a team to transform the operations model? We are the team which operates the world’s largest private cloud in PayPal and it’s the operations team’s responsibility is to keep PayPal.com up and running for all our consumers and merchants. We are currently expanding our team to support PayPal’s growth. Our ideal candidate is someone who has a very positive attitude, work in a team environment, and get the job done mindset.

What we require

  • 5+ years’ experience managing Linux systems at an enterprise level.
  • Good Understanding of Linux Kernel protocol required.
  • Experience in Puppet configuration management systems & Ansible playbooks required.
  • A strong understanding of core infrastructure services & basic networking concepts like Subnets, VLANs, Jumbo Frames, LACP, Unicast/Broadcast/Multicast, ACLs, DNS, DHCP, SSH, etc. required
  • Familiar with Load Balancer Services a Plus.
  • Strong programming skills with Python, Bash required.
  • Experience managing a cloud environment required, openstack a plus.
  • MySQL administration is an added advantage.
  • Exposure to public cloud is plus
  • Strong Analytical & logical Skills on with large scale of data.
  • Ability to communicate well, both verbal and written.

What you are expected to deliver

  • Design, Develop, Deploy & Debug puppet modules to keep the Cloud Infrastructure with highest reliability and security.
  • Scan, collect and patch system to meet security compliance standard
  • Help triage/Troubleshoot issues encountered during VM provisioning.
  • Create DB clusters, Messaging sever clusters and storage clusters as needed.
  • Integrate existing and newly built tools with change management systems for documentation.
  • Document the tools and methodology clearly in confluence.
  • Influence your ideas and deliver results.

If you are willing to prove your skills and capabilities in the interview, apply with confidence.


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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