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Sr. Partnerships Software Engineer in Guatemala City at PayPal

Date Posted: 7/17/2020

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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 305 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.

Senior Software Engineer who will focus on expanding capabilities of Xoom's disbursement platform.

At PayPal, we put people at the center of everything we do. Founded in 1998, we continue to be at the forefront of the digital payments’ revolution, processing almost 10 million payments for our customers per day. PayPal gives people better ways to connect to their money and to each other, helping them send money without sharing financial information and with the flexibility to pay using their PayPal account balances, bank accounts, PayPal Credit and credit cards. With our 157 million active digital wallets, we have created an open and secure payments ecosystem people and businesses choose to securely transact with each other online, in stores and on mobile devices. PayPal is a truly global payments platform that is available to people in 203 markets, allowing customers to get paid in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds to their bank accounts in 57 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 26 currencies.

Business Title: Sr. Partnerships Software Engineer

Job Description
Xoom, A PayPal Service, is revolutionizing the global digital money services market by providing people with an easy, convenient and cost-effective means of sending money worldwide. We offer a secure, fast and inexpensive means of sending money, paying bills and topping up prepaid services across multiple digital platforms to both online and offline recipients. The Partnerships team is at the core of Xoom’s money transfer business. We are responsible for building and maintaining a resilient and always-available platform that will integrate to hundreds of third-party systems. We are looking for a motivated individual who is passionate about developing scalable, secure, and well-tested software. As a member of the team you will use Java, Spring, MySQL, Redis Kafka, Cassandra, Zookeeper, Docker, MQ technologies, and anything else the team decides would make our system better.

Job Responsibilities:

•    Design, implement, and maintain business-critical financial systems
•    Work with a variety of stakeholders across the whole business to ensure that our financial systems meet our reliability, accuracy, and performance goals
•    Help identify and implement new technologies that will help attain our goals
•    Deliver software development tasks efficiently and with high quality
•    Identify and fix performance, scalability, and other issues in a time-critical environment
•    Engineer data models for new features that meet both internal and external application requirements
•    Produce well-tested code through the use of unit, regression and integration tests, and help QA team build the necessary automated test to ensure fast deployment of our new features
•    Refactor legacy code to make it more efficient and in line with current standards
•    Design software features so that they facilitate operational support
Basic Qualifications:

•    Minimum of 5 years of experience in a Software Development Organization
•    Understanding of open source frameworks, when to use them and when not to use them
•    Extensive experience in Object-Oriented analysis, design and development, preferably in Java
•    Experience with SQL, Redis and MQ Technologies
•    Must be proficient in speaking, writing, and reading in English, in a business and technical environment
•    Experience with Agile development and knowledge of Agile principles

Nice to have experience in:

•    Application Containerization (Docker, Kubernetes, etc)
•    Spring Framework
•    Java 8 and Java 11
•    Node JS, scripting languages
•    Kafka, Cassandra


•    Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science

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. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at



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