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Sr Software Engineer in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 3/25/2019

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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 267 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 engineer role for building Personalization and Communication platform.

PayPal's Customer Engagement Platform is looking for a talented backend engineer to work on various Personalization and Communication systems. Every day, our systems make hundreds of millions of decisions to show personalized and relevant experiences to our customers. Our stack includes offline processing technologies (Spark/Kafka), mid-tier services (Java/RDBMS/NoSQL) and front-end experiences (Node/React). Whenever you visit an experience in PayPal's web or mobile application, some part of the experience would have been shaped by the technologies built by this platform.

For Sr Software Engineer position, we look for engineers who can be tech leads for a domain and mentor a team of junior engineers. This position is for backend engineer (Java, RDBMS/NoSQL, Microservices).


• Design, development, and testing of features/functions delivered via applications and services

• Collaborating with peers and seniors both within their team and across the organization

• Working with product managers using agile methodologies to deliver high quality solutions on time

• Working with operations teams to ensure your applications and services are highly available and reliable

• Supporting your applications and/or services as and when required on a 24x7 basis


• 4+ years of experience in developing softwar

• BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience

• Expertise in backend (Core Java, RDBMS/NoSQL, Microservices)

• Experience in Big Data would be preferred (Spark/Kafka)

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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