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Software Engineer 2 in Scottsdale at PayPal

Date Posted: 6/4/2020

Job Snapshot

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 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.

The Issuance and Tokenization team at PayPal manages the software systems that underpin PayPal's Issuance and Tokenization capabilities. These systems manage the issuance and life cycle of physical and virtual cards that give our customers seamless access to their digital wallets. This team is looking for a strong operations engineer who can work alongside a world-class product development team to ensure better process automation around code pipelines and batch-based business workflows.

Job Description

We are looking for a strong operations engineer who can work alongside a product development team to enable process automation of

  • Code pipelines to ensure the quality of software delivered
  • Batch processes that enable card issuance, transaction settlement and reconciliation workflows

What you’ll do

Creating CI/CD pipelines ensuring high levels of quality during promotion of software to LIVE environments

Plugging monitoring gaps in the platform

Instrumenting proactive alerts for our card and transaction processing operations

Creating a process for automation and necessary manual intervention for the following business processes

  • Information exchange with card manufacturing partners
  • Information exchange with transaction settlement partners
  • Troubleshooting mismatches in reconciliation of transactions

Automating code merges, end-to-end tests and Live pushes

Contributing to automation of unit tests, functional tests and end-to-end test suite execution

Enhancing these test suites based on feedback from LIVE issues

Skills required

  • 3 years of prior DevOps experience
  • Intermediate proficiency with SQL
  • Intermediate proficiency in data analytics
  • Intermediate proficiency with scripting languages
  • Prior experience in managing high-throughput batch operations

Basic Qualification:

3+ years of experience and at least a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science (or equivalent).

(BSCS + 2 yrs or MSCS + 1 yr)


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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