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Software Engineer Intern in Singapore at PayPal

Date Posted: 11/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Singapore
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/27/2018
  • Job ID:
    R0040030

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 254 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.

We hire full-time software engineer interns ( provide three areas- backend, frontend, information security). The internship starts from 2019 May or August for 5 or 6 month. Summer Internship could be considered if your resume fits well. This internship program opens to 2019 Dec. -2021 May bachelor/master graduates, limited from four Singapore local universities-NUS, NTU, SMU, SUTD due to work permit reason. If you are a Singaporean/PR reading outside Singapore and keen to work full-time in Singapore after graduation. Your resume will also be consider

Position: backend software engineer intern

Job Description:

During your internship, you would join a scrum team and work with other senior and experienced team members to contribute to the design, implementation and testing of critical services of large-scale systems. You would get the chance to demonstrate your potential of developing high-quality maintainable software and play a major part in the expansion of PayPal into new markets.

During your internship, you should expect to gain:

  • Understanding and hands-on experience of various technologies used in large scale complex back-end systems (such as NoSQL/SQL DBs, Rule Management Systems, Enterprise Application Monitoring, REST APIs etc)
  • Software design and development skills
  • Code craftsmanship
  • Application of agile methodologies in real projects
  • Experience of working as part of a team in a large organization

Requirements:

  • Experience in team-based software development, be it school-driven or self-initiated
  • Hands-on experience of software development in a high-level programming language (e.g. Java, C++, etc.)
  • Familiarity with version control systems (e.g. Git, SVN)
  • Knowledge of RESTful APIs, JSON, Spring, Jenkins, SQL are desirable but not required
  • Willingness to learn new skills and technologies
  • Experience in open-source contributions is a bonus
  • Passion to make a difference!

Position: Frontend software engineer intern

During your internship, you would join a scrum team and work with other senior and experienced team members to contribute to the design, implementation and testing of critical services of large-scale systems. You would get the chance to demonstrate your potential of developing high-quality maintainable software and play a major part in the expansion of PayPal into new markets.

During your internship, you should expect to gain:

  • Software design and development skills
  • Experience of working as part of a team in a large organization
  • Application of agile methodologies in real projects
  • Hands-on experience with various technologies, such as Node.js, Swift and Java.

Requirements:

  • An eagerness to learn new skills and technologies
  • Hands-on experience developing for Web / Mobile / Backend
  • Ability to perform both as an individual contributor, but also within a team
  • Passion for providing clean user experiences that customers love

Position: information security intern

  • Engage with their internship mentor to craft an Information Security project that is interesting to the intern and has significant value for PayPal, and potentially the wider technology ecosystem
  • Engage Information Security and business teams to understand context, research needs, develop insights and get buy in to their project
  • Develop and document a set of deliverables that meet the goal of the project
  • Pitch their project or research findings to Information Security leaders

What you will learn

  • Real world experience of how to be successful in a business context
  • The state of Information Security in today’s world
  • Information Security knowledge, skills and capabilities
  • Verbal and written communication within a large business

Requirements:

  • Junior or Senior pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Security, Information Systems, Engineering or related degree.
  • Coursework should include computer science fundamentals, information security or governance, programming languages, and related technical studies.
  • Ability to work well within a team environment and an interest in deepening knowledge of information security principles
  • Demonstrated abilities to comprehend, discuss and apply concepts and theories within both overall Information Technology and Information Security / Governance fields.
  • Strong analytical skills along with necessary communication skills necessary to document the processes and actions taken to complete each assignment.

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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