QA Automation Engineer with JavaScript in Timonium at PayPal

Date Posted: 7/25/2019

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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 286 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.

The Business Financing Solutions (BFS) team is responsible for building PayPal’s Working Capital and Business Loan products that have already originated more than $7 Billion in funding to almost 100,000 businesses. We call it “Dream Fuel”. BFS products give businesses access to the capital they need, but faster and easier than traditional loans. The impact we have on our customers’ businesses is what drives us to innovate. With us, you will enjoy crafting technical solutions, working with stakeholders to ensure we develop the correct product for the job at hand. You will make key technical decisions and communicate them effectively. You will own the implementation of those solutions in an agile environment. We have a real passion for quality and writing clean, proven code that scales and performs well. We are looking for the highest levels of technical talent and programming skills, as well as a keen desire to understand our products and services to push our technology forward with respect to functionality, performance, reliability, and scalability. You will work alongside the best and the brightest engineering talent in the industry. You need to be dynamic, collaborative, and curious as we build new experiences, improve existing products, and develop systems powering the top growth opportunity in PayPal.

A QA Automation Engineer with JavaScript builds and architects the test approach for an entire product line at PayPal. You will lead a small team of test engineers as you automate all aspects of the build, test and release process. Your team will review requirements, use cases, user stories, and functional specifications to provide feedback and work with other Engineers to create a robust test automation plan for major releases. Your team will partner with test engineers on other teams to support, maintain, and improve test case automation activities to ensure successful iterative development, system testing, regression testing, and post-production acceptance.

A successful individual will have experience with or have understanding of the following:

  • 2+ years of experience in JavaScript and Node.js
  • Experience leading a team
  • Full project testing lifecycle including test case creation, script development, manual testing, black box testing, and regression testing
  • Comfortable coding in Javascript/ES6
  • Automation skills and software suites including Selenium WebDriver, NUnit, Swagger UI, Postman, etc
  • Familiarity with build tools such as Jenkins
  • Relational databases and structures in a testing sense
  • Software engineering principles and RESTful web services
  • General networking and website/web service hosting using *nix and Node.js
  • Code version control using Git
  • Common testing practices in both a highly agile and long term project environment
  • Financial systems background is a plus

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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