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MTS 2, Software Engineer in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 12/17/2018

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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.

PayPal is looking for a Senior Java Engineer to drive our journey designing and building high availability and resilient PayPal Payments Switch Platform. Team is responsible for building highly performant scalable and highly available platform for breakthrough Tokenization products. As a senior member of the Switch team, you will be at the forefront of designing and building the platform, the product experiences, and operations that are built on top of it to be leveraged by Core Payments and other organizations within PayPal. You will be responsible for applications and services handling Tokenization requests. You will work in a fast-paced environment where continuous innovation and experimentation are a given. In the Switch Engineering team, we believe in the value of our talent, world class Technology choices and a set of support tools. Our teams leverage technology and tools to build great platforms and products. People talented and motivated are unstoppable!


•Define, design, and implement complex, multi-tier distributed software applications.

•Work with other Architects, Product Management, and cross functional teams to develop innovative solutions that meet market needs with respect to functionality, performance, availability, scalability, reliability, realistic implementation schedules, and adherence to development goals and principles.

•Passionate about mentoring team members and bringing in new technologies within the larger team.

•Working with management in improving the team morale.

•Ability to lead large project involving cross vertical integration

•Ability to find and help fix performance, scalability, and other live issues in a very time critical environment

•Ability to work well with team members to achieve end vision.

•Be problem solvers and drive to get results.

Job Requirements  Required Skills:

•10+ years of experience in software development designing and implementing scalable, fault tolerant components on the Unix platform

•Strong skill in developing object oriented software using Java8 and RxJava.

• Very good knowledge of Spring Framework, Spring Integration, Protobuf, ReST and JSON.

•Strong problem solving skills and a passion for debugging complex issues

•Strong verbal and written communication skills.

•Experience supporting a high volume operations environment

•Experience as a development lead

Desired Skills:

• Experience in Payment industry.

• Strong knowledge of ISO 8583 and JPOS.

• Working knowledge of Netty.

• Working knowledge of messaging queues like AMQ/Kafka.

• Familiarity with GIT, SVN, Continuous Integration systems (Hudson/Jenkins) & Bug Tracking (Jira) tools

• Proficiency with XML/XSL frameworks .

• Working knowledge of Hibernate .

•Experience with using Agile/Scrum methodology for software development .

 Basic Qualifications

•Masters Degree in Computer Science or Equivalent

•Minimum 10 years of work experience developing back-end systems in Java

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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