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System Administrator in Scottsdale at PayPal

Date Posted: 2/25/2019

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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.

This position is part of PayPal's Core Platform and Infrastructure organization. We deliver a seamlessly scalable, exceptionally efficient, highly reliable infrastructure and services platform for our global network. The infrastructure and Edge services organization designs, delivers and operates multi faceted of PayPal global network ranging from edge stack deployment to internal datacenter routing mechanics. The successful candidate will be dev-ops engineer with a proven track record of delivering infrastructure solutions at massive scale. The candidate will have a passion for expanding the usage of PayPal Global network. He/she will be expected to have a solid background in all aspects of routing, infrastructure automation and cloud technologies. Attention to detail and a passion for quality, along with the ability to create and innovate will be crucial. The ideal candidate will be experienced in working in cross-functional teams while being a hands-on

Job Requirements:

  • Deep understanding of HTTP protocols and routing layers.
  • Interface with internal engineering teams, customers, and partners.
  • Get involved at a hands-on level designing and deployment of solutions.
  • Work with engineering team on detailed technical design.
  • A Positive "can do" attitude with the ability to articulate thoughts and ideas and see them to fruition.

Technical Skills:

  • Deep understanding  with HTTP protocols, SSL, Multiplexing, GSLB, Anycast, CDN and RUM. 
  • Deep hands-on experience with GTM based solutions
  • Deep hands-on experience in deploying solution for cloud and cluster management
  • Deep hands-on experience with clustering technology such as Mesos and Kubernetes
  • Deep hands-on experience with Docker containers is a must.
  • Familiarity with load balancers including F5, A10, and AVI Vantage.
  • Experience with Public Cloud Providers such as AWS, Azure and GCP is required
  • A solid understanding of Systems and Networking engineering is required

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors and/or Masters in computer science OR related field of study

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.