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Lead Backbone Network Engineer in Bangalore at PayPal

Date Posted: 7/4/2020

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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 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.

This position is part of PayPal's TPX organization. We deliver a seamlessly scalable, exceptionally efficient, highly reliable infrastructure and services platform in a hybrid cloud environment. The infrastructure engineering team designs, delivers and operates large-scale private and public cloud infrastructure for PayPal development and production environments. This is one of the largest hybrid cloud infrastructures in the world and runs on multiple technology stacks. Global Network Services team responsible for architecture, design, and develop global site network to enable PayPal to serve customers in 200 countries across the globe. We are the team responsible to deliver global network footprint to deliver uninterrupted services to our customers. As part of our next generation network transformation journey we are seeking seasoned, passionate, and multi-faucet candidate to join the Global Network Services team at PayPal.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitor network health while coordinating maintenance/change efforts
  • Interface with internal teams, customers, and partners
  • Drive Backbone network architecture and implementation
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams and business unit leadership in developing project objectives and timelines
  • Troubleshoot internal/external connectivity issues
  • Work with vendors, clients, carriers and technical staff on network implementation, optimization, and ongoing network management
  • Provide high-level support and technical expertise in networking technology, including LAN/WAN hardware, routers, switches and firewalls
  • Drive detailed definition of feature requirements through discussions with product managers and customers.
  • A Positive "can do" attitude with the ability to articulate thoughts and ideas and see them to fruition

Job Requirements:

  • 14+ years of Network experience in managing global networks, preferable financial networks space.
  • Experience with public cloud network enablement
  • Experience with white-box switches and network automation development
  • Deep working knowledge of networking technologies including Layer-2, Layer-3 protocols (xSTP, OSPF, BGP, ISIS, MPLS, RSVP-TE …)
  • A solid understanding of networking and core Internet protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, DNS, SMTP, HTTP, and distributed networks).
  • Expertise in network operations and troubleshooting methodologies
  • Demonstrate understanding various core networking products from industry players
  • Having experience in deploying SD-WAN solutions is a plus
  • Having any networking vendors certifications like Cisco CCIE, Juniper JNCIS is a plus
  • Having Software Define Networks concepts is a plus
  • Bachelor’s in computer networks/Science or relevant technical field

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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