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Security Infrastructure Engineer in Bangalore at PayPal

Date Posted: 10/2/2020

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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 325 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.

As an Information Security Engineer/MTS2, you will be a critical resource in driving PayPal's Data Protection programs.  You will work together with team members across the organization to deliver world class services which improve PayPal's security posture.  You'll make key technical decisions and communicate them effectively.  You will own solutions and drive projects delivering those solutions through to completion.  We are looking for someone with a high level of technical talent with an emphasis on infrastructure services, proxy systems, networking technologies, automation/scripting, and experience with API's who can help our team deliver in an extremely fast paced environment.

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.

As an Information Security Engineer/MTS2, you will be a critical resource in driving PayPal's Data Protection programs.  You will work together with team members across the organization to deliver world class services which improve PayPal's security posture.  You'll make key technical decisions and communicate them effectively.  You will own solutions and drive projects delivering those solutions through to completion.  We are looking for someone with a high level of technical talent with an emphasis on infrastructure services, proxy systems, networking technologies, automation/scripting, and experience with API's who can help our team deliver in an extremely fast paced environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Must be willing to assist with 24x7 on call rotation for all of the services our team supports.
  • Drive discussions around architecture, design, implementation and testing of technical systems
  • Assist operational teams with escalated support issues, be willing to drive solutions with other teams and with vendors.
  • Provide high quality documentation of engineering designs, user support, FAQs, and Knowledge Base articles.
  • Follow established change management process to complete all technical changes in the environment.
  • Design and deploy security applications as needed in the Data Protection space (Proxy, DLP, CASB, Anti-Virus, IDS/IPS, etc.)
  • Create and improve metrics which can be used to show Data Protection statistics to management.
  • Self-driven individual must drive efforts based around organizational priorities with minimal management oversight.
  • Provide direction to junior members of the team and contractors.
  • Manage multiple projects and efforts at the same time.

Job Requirements:

  • 7-10 years infrastructure experience, engineering, installing, deploying and supporting third-party applications.
  • 7-10 years of experience with networking technologies: Proxy, load balancers, GRE tunnel, Firewall, VPN, DNS, Packet Captures
  • 5 years of experience with deploying distributed, highly available systems in a large, global organization.
  • 3-5 years of scripting experience with PowerShell, Python, Regex, or other equivalent language.
  • 3-5 years of security focused experience with applications such as Proxy, Anti-Virus, Data Loss Prevention, IDS/IPS, or other similar security technologies.
  • Willingness to learn additional technologies, not focused on a single application.
  • Knowledge of API integrations, ability to help building integrations between applications.
  • Ability to integrate secure systems with Single Sign-On (SSO), centralized logging (Syslog), and other security controls.
  • BS in IT, Cybersecurity, CS or other related field

Nice to have:

  • SQL experience (Oracle or MS SQL)
  • Experience with integrations to hardware encryption systems (HSM)
  • CISSP certification
  • Any infrastructure certifications a plus (MCSE, RHCE, etc.)

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 paypalglobaltalentacquisition@paypal.com.


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 paypalglobaltalentacquisition@paypal.com.

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