Software Engineer in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 6/4/2018

Job Snapshot

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 237 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.

Our team owns end to end merchant onboarding, profile and compliance flows in PayPal and our work makes high impact on overall company performance. We build outstanding products which are used by millions of merchants worldwide. As a member on our team, you’ll collaborate closely with Product Owners, Designers and Engineers (3-in-a-box model) to create innovative solutions for our customers. We participate in usability study before releasing any new major feature to receive feedbacks from real merchants. You’ll play an important role in product development from concept to launch.

Our technology stack includes NodeJS, React and Redux. We do frequent brainstorming sessions and welcome new ideas and diverse perspectives to conceptualize new features. We follow agile methodologies to quickly iterate and deliver new features. We quickly run A/B test experiments to make product decisions. One of the core values of our team is to learn from each other irrespective of what level you’re at. We believe in ‘One Team Behaviors’ and Innovation, Collaboration, Inclusion and Wellness are major pillars for our success.

Fun part? Our San Jose campus facilities include beach volleyball courts, tennis courts, basketball courts, ping-pong tables and 2 cafeterias and great health benefits. Check out our benefits at https://www.paypalbenefits.com/


We are looking for strong technologist who are passionate about solving complex and challenging problems. You’re excited about your work making an impact on millions of merchants. If you love working on newest technologies, delivering valuable and quality products with the sense of ownership then you should join us!


  Key Responsibilities:

  • Partner closely with product managers and designers to build innovative solutions
  • Lead architectural discussions to improve our technology stack
  • Come up with the new ideas to promote best practices
  • Work closely with cross-functional stakeholders to make collaboration better between teams
  • Deliver high-quality and maintainable code using test-driven methodologies


  Requirements:

  • BS/MS in EE/CS with minimum of 3 years of related experience
  • Knowledge and experience in building scalable Node.js applications
  • Solid understanding of core JavaScript concepts
  • Experience with popular front-end frameworks such as React, Angular, Ember etc.
  • Experience with build tools such as webpack, grunt, gulp, babel etc.
  • Experience with test frameworks: Mocha, Jest, Nightwatch etc.
  • Experience with HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap and responsive design
  • Understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Strong CS fundamentals: data structures, algorithms, object-oriented design etc.
  • Organized, able to act independently, able to switch rapidly between different projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong desire to learn and share knowledge with others

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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