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Software Engineer 2 in Chennai at PayPal

Date Posted: 1/8/2021

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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 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.

A Full Stack development engineer who is curious, passionate & always willing to learn new technologies as needed to make an impact in moving Performance to the left of SDLC.

Opportunity Statement

You will join the team responsible for Identifying and detecting anomalies behavior in a performance that could cause issues post going live.

This is challenging because it involves collecting large amounts of data, that require innovative solutions to measure the performance of the system, applications, and infrastructure in addition to coming up with solutions to automate the detection of performance issues with profiling application and infrastructure capabilities.

In this role, you will help to reduce FCIs and increase customer satisfaction. You will be exposed to performance analysis, data science (ML & AI), and pattern recognition.

Primary Responsibilities

Build solutions for performance toolsets to automate performance testing and optimization.
Deep dive into the system and operating system performance
Identifying performance bottlenecks in infrastructure, application, and frameworks.
Optimize applications with tuning code and framework configs

What You Will Learn

How to scale the largest payment system in the world.
Software performance engineering principals and performing live system checks.
Building on statistic models in forecasting production performance and stability.

What Skills We Require

Experience in coding & scripting languages such as C, C++, Java, Python, database experience.
Excellent knowledge of Operating System concepts as well as System architecture engineering skills.
Thorough understanding of fundamental system performance and scalability concepts and principles: algorithmic complexity, resource management, serialization, queueing theory, scheduler, and synchronization techniques.

Problem-solving, interpersonal, and communication skills

What Skills Are Preferred

Major in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Operational research or other technical fields
Being a passionate and tenacious problem solver
Solid analytical and planning skills

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



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