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Node.js Developer in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 1/8/2019

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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 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.

Node.js developer - PayPal Credit

PayPal is looking for an experienced software engineer to help us design and build PayPal products for the Credit globally strategic market places. As a member of our product development team you will play an important role in developing Node applications for PayPal customers to apply for and use PayPal Credit.

Our organization values effective team-work and is very nurturing of new hires that are hard workers; you will be assisted in your ramp-up by the more senior members of the group, asking for help and assistance when needed and also using your own ability to investigate the PayPal systems. Being part of this team will provide you an opportunity to learn how many other parts of PayPal work as we frequently need to work with other teams.

Your experience in software engineering and product development will be valued at PayPal. PayPal is undergoing an exciting period of growth in the strategically important area of PayPal Credit.

We want to hear from you soon and PayPal will reward you well for your talents.

Required Skills:

  • At least 3 years professional experience
  • Programming experience in JavaScript, specifically Node.js

•         Experience creating user interfaces from scratch with a responsive design

  • Proficiency in cross-browser and backward compatibility issues
  • Analytical thinker, able to take a complex problem and simplify   
  • Comfortable in the Linux operating system, able to develop on a Mac
  • Able to investigate and evaluate new technologies and open source
  • Able to work effectively in a team
  • Some experience in continuous integration and designing for software testability
  • Self-starter and team player
  • Strong written, verbal and leadership skills, able to influence team members
  • Familiar with UI design, a good sense of the tradeoffs between user value and implementation cost
  • The following skills will work in your favor:
    • Experience with LESS or SASS
    • Experience with Dust.js or other templating engines
    • Experience with Grunt or other build/packaging systems
    • Familiarity with Angular, React, or other front-end MVCs
    • Familiarity with Agile and Rally
    • Familiarity with database design
    • Jenkins exposure
    • Git experience
    • Automated testing experience
    • Any past experience in Java development
    • Experience in Express and REST APIs

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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