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Junior Java Engineer in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 5/15/2019

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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 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.

We are looking for a talented Software Engineer to help us strengthen our world class risk prevention and mitigation systems in order to successfully combat cybercrime.  Risk engineering team is responsible for fraud detection, risk management and regulatory compliance services across PayPal - globally. We design, develop, enhance and support services that get called across every interaction between PayPal and its users and partners. To achieve this we are always looking at advances in technology likes AI, Machine learning and data science and tying those back to business needs. In this versatile role, you will be responsible for helping shape the future of mission critical risk systems. You will be collaborating closely with engineering, product and operations to design and develop features for our highly complex and heavily distributed risk environment. Our engineers build strong competencies in data structures and algorithms, along with a deep understanding of business processes.

       Skill required:

  • Participate in the design and development of one or more product features or sub-systems
  • Produce code that is sufficiently supported by unit tests
  • Develop and maintain technical documentation related to the project
  • Participate in architecture discussions and propose solutions to system and product changes within your team
  • Participate in demonstration of completed work to stakeholders
  • Support adjacent teams by providing technical documentation and answering questions
  • Participate in peer code reviews
  • Triage and solve live issues
  • Participate fully in all scrum team activities
  • Strong skills in Server Side Java, Spring, Hibernate, REST, Maven, Github, and other open sources Java Libraries.
  • Database design, programming, tuning and query optimization.
  • Test methodologies and testing tools, e.g., TestNG, JUnit.
  • Knowledge of QA automation processes and tools preferred
  • Experience in web services, distributed systems, and highly available and scalable applications.
  • Strong object-oriented programming skills in Java
  • Excellent understanding of system design and design patterns.
  • Take initiatives and be able to handle ambiguity
  • Masters degree/Bachelors with 1 to 2 years’ experience in computer science or related fields.

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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