Sr. Data Engineer in Shanghai at PayPal

Date Posted: 8/11/2018

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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.

PayPal Decision Technology & Analytics Shanghai team is looking for enthusiastic candidates who have passion on big data, machine learning and data-driven automation solutions building to solve real business needs from PayPal Risk Management & Customer Operations domain.

Our mission is to transform massive amount of PayPal data assets into business value and enable smarter business decision for PayPal Risk and Operations.


- Design and implement scalable, high performance anomaly detection platform for risk management and global operations;

- Build intelligent data products by leveraging big data, machine learning technologies;

- Maintain and improve existing risk management related data products, investigation and solve on-going issues.

Job Requirements

- Masters degree with 2-3 years working experience(or Bachelor with 4-5 years) in relevant area;

- Strong programming skills in Java, Python or Scala and willing to be full-stack engineer;

- Experience in any of the big data technologies: Hadoop, Spark;

- Knowledge of machine learning applications will be a big plus;

- Good team player, self-motivated;

- Good verbal and written communication skills in English;

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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