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Software Engineer in Shanghai at PayPal

Date Posted: 2/11/2019

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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.

Who we are With the increasing development work needs in Ops area, DTA is now forming a new team, Customer Interaction Management, to focus on providing technical solutions to enable end to end customer interactions routing, from Help Center to tasks delivery.

Primary Job Responsibilities

At PayPal, we’re literally reinventing how the world pays and gets paid. We understand that it’s about people. We connect individuals to let them shop, get paid, donate and send money using today’s technology with the confidence that comes from the security and control PayPal enables. We are committed to enhancing customer experience, helping our users to get the customized help and solving their problem efficiently each time when they contact PayPal. As part of the Decision & Analytics Management team, the team identifies the opportunities that could improve the users’ experience when they seek help from PayPal, based on data driven analysis; and work with other teams to provide the solution and then turn the idea into reality.

With your technique expertise, you will build business applications and influence the design of features that improve the customer interaction experience with PayPal. You will also define the scope of technical projects and oversee execution.

Job Requirements:

  • Solid software programming skills with Java, or Scala / C++
  • Ability to work independently, comfort with ambiguity, and ability to deliver within strict time frames
  • Self-driven, eager to learn new skills in both technology and analysis areas
  • Self-motivated, desire to seek out additional system and product knowledge
  • Familiar with big data stack (Hadoop/Spark) is a plus
  • Experience in both SQL and non-SQL database is a plus
  • Good communication skills in both Chinese and 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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