Manager - Settlement Engineering in Chennai at PayPal

Date Posted: 10/26/2018

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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.

Manager for Payments - Settlement Engineering PayPal’s mission is to be the world’s favorite way to pay and be paid. With more than 188 million active accounts in 202 countries and 25 currencies, and payment volume in excess of $300B per year, PayPal is the clear leader in global online payments. The Payments – Settlments team at PayPal is committed to powering PayPal with the core services to deliver future of money today. We are currently seeking an Engineering Manager to lead the Settlement Engineering team under the Payments vertical. We are currently seeking a Manager to lead the Settlement Engineering team under the Payments vertical. The engineering manager scope includes leading Dev and QA Infrastructure and associated people manager responsibilities.

Build and maintain a high performing, empowered Engineering team
Set strategic vision for the function; plan and execute to achieve the vision
Introduce innovative support models to support Dev, QA, Operations, Business and Product Owners
Team Management -- Lead, manage, hire, empower the team. Anticipate the changing demands for skills; select the best people for the future.
Communicate verbally and in writing within team and across and up the organization to appropriate stakeholders. Ensure that team is energized, unified, and moving towards a common goal.
Staff and Career Development -- develop people in line with strategic organizational and departmental objectives. Coach others in the value and methods of associate development.
Work in a fast-paced, iterative, agile development environment.
Innovation -- promote innovative ideas.  Work with the team to discover, propose, and implement ideas that will improve their productivity and the quality of deliverables
Organizational Savvy -- predict impacts, avoid disruptions, and pursue actions that are likely to succeed. Share information to gain common commitment and understanding in achieving objectives.
Identify key players and potential actions for high-impact, sensitive situations or issues. 
Provide coaching and mentorship across the organization
Influence other areas of the Payments Engineering organization through common initiatives
Build cross-functional relationships with PayPal Product development teams
Develop extensive knowledge of the functional area, business strategies, company priorities and the industry
Design the team structure to be resilient to business demand changes and provide consistent performance and focus in all the critical areas.
Identify creative ways to “Do more with less” and delivering on business critical needs
Use a data-driven approach to drive the success of the team; Measure and publish metrics

Job Requirements

7+ years of experience in software development designing and implementing scalable, fault tolerant components on the Unix platform 
Expert level skills developing object oriented, database-driven software in C++ and Java J2EE 
Expertise in online payments and related domains is a plus
Experience with unit testing (preferably Google Test) and tools
Knowledge of SQL and PL/SQL 
Strong problem solving skills and a passion for debugging complex issues 
Proficiency with at least one scripting language (Perl, Python, Unix Shell Script etc.) 
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Experience supporting a high volume operations environment
Experience as a development lead

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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