Java Developer in Scottsdale at PayPal

Date Posted: 10/20/2018

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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 254 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.

Candidate will fill the role of a Java Developer as part of a 5-8 person scrum team that is itself part of a larger technology organization spanning multiple locations.The candidate will be expected to eventually become a contributing and effective member within their individual scrum team after a reasonable amount of ramp-up time; leaving plenty of time to get familiar with the PayPal systems and our organizations own adoption of certain technologies (Java, RESTful services, Eclipse-based IDE, C++ for legacy components, SQL for DB functionality, etc.)The candidate will be a member of a highly cohesive, supportive team of high-performers and is expected to be a self-starter.Our team values effective team-work and are very nurturing of new hires that are hard workers; the candidate will be expected to drive their own ramp-up, asking for help and assistance when needed but not relying exclusively on team-members to fill every gap.The working environment is Agile with 2-week sprints being the primary mode of delivering work which will be a combination of new development and maintenance of existing systems.Being part of this team will provide you an opportunity to learn how many other parts of PayPal work as we frequently need to work with other teams.

  • Experience – 3+ years of software development
  • Java – Very comfortable (5+ years)
  • RESTful Web Services – Comfortable/Familiar (1+ years)
  • SQL – Comfortable/Familiar (1+ years)
  • C++ – Not required, but a bonus.

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.