Software Engineer 2 in Singapore at PayPal

Date Posted: 12/4/2019

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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.

PayPal is the faster, safer way to pay and get paid online. The service allows people to send money without sharing financial information, with the flexibility to pay using their account balances, bank accounts, credit cards or promotional financing. With 103 million active accounts in 190 markets and 25 currencies around the world, PayPal enables global ecommerce. PayPal is an eBay (Nasdaq:EBAY) company and is made up of three leading online payment services: the PayPal global payment service, the Payflow Gateway and Bill Me Later. More information about the company can be found at PayPal is headquartered in San Jose, Calif. and its international headquarters is located in Singapore. Come join our Singapore Software Development Centre as part of the Compliance team as a Software Engineer. You will be working on the world’s leading payment solutions and enjoying our world-class facilities, excellent working environment at the best place Singapore has to offer, the Central Business District. The primary role of the Software Engineer is to provide technical and domain expertise in the design and delivery of software and infrastructure for PayPal's web site. This person is a experienced technical expert that can comprehend the business requirements very well, and is well-versed in software implementation. Beyond this, the successful candidate is expected to be multi-disciplinary, and is a multi-talented member of the technical team. The duties performed by the Software Engineer vary, from technical design and development, to troubleshooting, performance analysis, quality assurance support and live site issue support and analysis. This position has a hands-on development role that will be actively involved in software development and project delivery of Paypal products.

  • Bachelor/Master degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics or related area.
  • 2-6 years Experience in Software Quality Engineering with in-depth working knowledge of base testing techniques (Static and Dynamic Analysis, Functional and Structural Testing, Load and Performance testing, API and Security Testing)
  • Highly proficient with Selenium test automation tool & Framework Development
  • Highly competent hands-on experience in the following:
    • Java and C++ programming
    • Working experience in Linux / Unix environment
    • OO-based analysis and design
    • Database Design (Oracle/MySQL)
    • Software design and development methodologies, preferably agile methodology.
    • Experience in using source control tools (Preferably GIT)
    • Unit testing frameworks such as JUnit, Google Test
    • Experience in J2EE, Scripting languages ( Shell, Python, Perl ), Mobile Development, Performance Tuning, Network Design would be a plus.
  • Highly analytical, innovative, and able to think strategically and to develop software based on requirements/specifications.
  • Excellent verbal and writing skills; ability to produce clear, concise communications and documentation.
  • Highly effective at working in cross-functional and cross geographical organizations.
  • Working knowledge of finance industry standards and practices preferred.
  • Experience in maintenance and enhancement of deployed products preferred.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with diverse cultures
  • Ability to deal with uncertainty and adapt to changes

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