Software Engineer 3 in Chennai at PayPal

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

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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 PayPal Enterprise Tools Engineering team is seeking a Jira Admin/Developer to support the expanding use of Jira and other tools as part of the Atlassian eco-system within PayPal. The team consists of dedicated and self-motivated team members with 44 yrs. of combined Atlassian expertise. Our mission is to provide effective, architecturally sound, and timely solutions to our internal customers. We are seeking a well-rounded technologist and they will be required to wear many hats; Jira Admin, Developer DevOps, SysAdmin, DBE, Project Manager, Agile/SDLC expert.

Responsibilities to Include:
o Support JIRA project administration by setting up effective workflows, complex projects, permission schemes, custom forms, fields, dashboards, etc.
o Perform 3rd party plugins POCs and evaluations.
o Develop custom groovy scripts, listeners, plugins, client integrations, and client extending Jira.
o Collaborate with internal customers to develop requirements and design of workflows.
o Provide SME consultation for client integrations.
o Extend monitoring and alerting capabilities.
o Test and Perform Upgrades to Jira and it's infrastructure.
o Provide SME support to our many thousands of users.
o Support Rally to Jira Migrations efforts.
o Triage and troubleshoot Jira incidents/issues and work closely with Vendors to patch Jira and it's plugins.
o Tune and Optimize the end-user experience, Schema configurations, and underlying performance of Jira.
o Create Jenkins jobs to automate Jira DevOps tasks.
o Assist in migrating Jira to a clustered (DataCenter) deployment.
o Collaborate with other Enterprise Tools team members on Developing/supporting other mission critical tools that either directly or indirectly support Jira.

•         Requirements

•         Excellent communication and collaboration skills.

•         Jira administration and deployment.

•         Basic Linux administration.

•         Tomcat Catalina configuration.

•         Experience in Java, Javascript, Groovy, Node.js, bash, python, perl, REST.

•         Agile scrum/kanban.

•         Experience with GCP cloud app deployment.

•         Experience with deployment and orchestration technologies such as Docker.

•         Experience with debugging UI issues with browser developer tools.

•         Planning and executing on complex long running initiatives.

•         DevOps experience with supporting mission critical applications.

•         Oracle, MySQL, Mongo, Hadoop usage.

•         Analytic and reporting experience.

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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