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Full-Stack Software Engineer in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 3/16/2019

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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 267 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.

Do you want to join the team that is on the journey to conquer the Business to Business segment. This is an awesome market opportunity which has the potential to bring thousands of new customers to PayPal. Do you know what it takes to create great experiences via Web, Mobile SDK and rest API’s. PayPal is investing heavily in its Partner offerings ( These products are used by companies like eBay, Facebook, GoFundMe, Lyft, Kickstarter etc to onboard their sellers and buyers in order to enable payments.

Full Stack Apps Developer

The Day To Day:

  • Write application code following best practices of scalability, accessibility, internationalization and instrumentation.
  • Partner closely with design & product to craft great product experiences.
  • Be a crafts(wo)man and encourage code craftsmanship across team.
  • Deliver code in an agile team environment.
  • Responsible for application deployments in our Cloud environment.
  • Drive innovation through rapid prototyping and iterative development.


  • Passionate about customer focus, with the understanding of business impact to drive the system improvements
  • At least 3 years experience building web services in a highly trafficked (>100 requests per second) external customer facing product (as opposed to internal consumption)
  • Proficient in Java/Spring and JavaScript/Node as evidenced through a HackerRank challenge or equivalent
  • 2 year’s experience building applications on top of RESTful APIs.
  • Experience with web front end technologies such as HTML5, CSS3, Webpack, LESS, Bootstrap, and jQuery/Dojo/YUI.
  • Solid knowledge of algorithms and design patterns.
  • Experience with cross-browser, cross-platform, and design constraints on the web.
  • At least 2 years experience in a test-driven development culture where candidate owns their own user tests and integration tests
  • Experience with Build and Integration frameworks like Maven,
  • Strong desire to learn, push the envelope, and share knowledge with others.
  • Public GitHub presence is a plus, experience in payments a strong plus
  • B.S. or equivalent degree in Computer Science is desired

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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