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Lead Engineer - Mobile Tools & Infra in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 5/9/2020

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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.

We are tools & infrastructure for PayPal’s consumer mobile App. We work closely with the cross functional mobile (both iOS & Android) development teams across PayPal’s Consumer Org. We are looking for versatile candidates who are passionate about improving developer experience through tools & automation. The successful candidate will be able to build high-quality and innovative tooling to improve the productivity of mobile developers.

  • Job Requirements:

  • 7+ years of coding using industry best practices in either Java/Python/Ruby/Swift programming languages.
  • Knowledge of continuous integration servers (Jenkins/Bamboo/CircleCI).
  • Experience with developing & automating continuous integration pipelines.
  • Scripting in groovy language will be a plus.
  • Knowledge of Docker will be a plus.
  • Knowledge of Mobile application development tools & processes.
  • Ability to document application design in blueprints and to document necessary standard operating procedures for applications running in production.
  • Ability to diagnose and fix build & test infrastructure issues quickly and effectively.
  • Demonstrate critical thinking and decision making in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with team members, management, and customers.
  • Demonstrate ability to contribute in all phases of the development life-cycle.
  • Experience working on a team using Agile practices.
  • Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical leadership for both iOS & Android build tools & infrastructure work.
  • Provide guidance to other team members, design and develop tooling & automation for Mobile App Development Life-cycle.
  • Develop new CI pipelines.
  • Enhance and support existing CI pipelines.
  • Develop tools & dashboard to capture quality metrics for mobile application code bases.
  • Develop tools to increase the productivity of mobile developers.
  • Contribute in Agile planning sessions.
  • Collaborate with a diverse and talented team to maintain our tools & infrastructure operations.

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



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