Software Engineer Quality in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 7/12/2019

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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 277 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 Staff Software Quality Engineer will be responsible for developing and executing the test strategy for our consumer onboarding through web and native apps. This encompasses a variety of features such as testing the web flows, system emails, platform/service APIs and logging & instrumentation.


Architect and develop C.I. infrastructure, automation and monitoring progressive platform. 

Devise test plans and test cases that are automated for regression execution.

Increase and maintain automated test coverage.

Define, measure and report on coverage metrics and test objectives.

Set up and Support environments for testing.

Work with multiple partners/teams and lead projects to delivery.

Report defects in a timely fashion and work with the Development team to manage defects until issues are resolved.

Proactively create test cases for the known defects and integrate them into the test suite.


Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science or related degrees.

5+ years of quality engineering experience with a solid knowledge of industry standard processes, protocols, tools, and methodologies.

Expert working knowledge in at least two of the following automated testing tools:  Cucumber, Selenium, JUnit, JMeter, Nemo.

Good experience with XCode / Android Studio IDE

Strong programming fundamentals and analytical skills with testing web applications.

Proficiency administering Unix-based platforms

Strong communication skills with the ability to understand and explain complex technical issues.

Experience in version control concepts and tools for release management (e.g., GIT or Maven Repository).

Experience with development best practices including agile processes, testing methodologies (white-box, black-box, unit, integration), continuous integration, Jenkins as well as web browser specific testing and tools.

Experience in leading the development of test plans, including interfacing to multiple technical teams and running test plan reviews.

Preferred Requirements:

Experience in the payments industry would be a plus.

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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