Software Engineer in Testing in Shanghai at PayPal

Date Posted: 8/12/2018

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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 244 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.

This is a unique opportunity to join a successful, dynamic team, to build systems, which make a difference at a huge scale.
We are looking for a senior software engineer to support our Big Data applications testing domain.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Regular big data project release testing support.
  • Live issue investigation and troubleshooting of big data projects.
  • Leverage and enhance existing testing tool/framework to serve our develop team and projects by collaborating with internal teams.
  • Work collaboratively with the different business teams to assess their needs.
  • Define product requirements for improving our system testability.
  • Work in agile bunch, collaborating with developers ,data scientist and other team members within GRDS.


  • B.Sc. with 5+ years experience/Master with 3+ years experience in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Java/Python development experience
  • Fluent oral and written English communication
  • excellent analytics, problem-solving and debugging skills
  • Experience in software testing automation group
  • At least 3 years’ experience working with Big Data technologies such as
    Hadoop / Spark / Hive / Kafka / HBase / Elastic search stack
  • Scala development experience – nice to have

What we offer?

  • A supportive and diverse environment that allows our employees to thrive and learn.
  • Attractive compensation and benefits.
  • A socially innovative company that helps communities worldwide through charitable giving or donation of time (i.e. habitat for Life volunteering).
  • A cool, green & sustainable working environment.

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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