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Software Engineer - Consumer Wallet Web in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 1/30/2019

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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 267 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's Consumer Web team is looking for a passionate web application engineer to work on the experiences and platform we are crafting across the site. To enable new experiences, we leverage a technology stack including NodeJS on the server (embodied in our open source offering Kraken JS) and modern open source stacks on the front-end (including but not limited to React, Redux, backbone.js,angular.js,requirejs, LESS, and jQuery). You will be directly contributing to crafting, testing and delivering those experiences to our users. If you are passionate about bringing great experiences to life and love working in a collaborative environment with your product and experience partners, then we want to talk to you. You will be involved from concept to rollout and have a major say in what all of PayPal users see.

Day to Day Responsibilities

Write and test web application code following best practices of accessibility, internationalization and interaction

Perform code reviews to drive teams to the highest standards for NodeJS apps and web apps

Partner closely with design and product stakeholders

Work with tooling and platform teams to provide innovation and solutions for analytics, experimentation and quality

Deliver code in an Agile team environment

Follow and be a strong advocate for clean code principles

Drive innovation through rapid prototyping and iterative development

Experience with tracking and analytics a plus


Required Technical Skills

Passionate about customer focus, with the understanding of business impact to drive the system improvements

8+ Years of working experience with web applications.

Solid foundation in writing scalable web application code following best practices of accessibility, internationalization and instrumentation.

Experience with cross-browser, cross-platform, and design constraints on the web.

5+ years of JavaScript application design and testing experience.

Experience in mid-tier like Node, Ruby 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.



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