User Interface Engineer in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 5/5/2018

Job Snapshot

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 237 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.

The PayPal Working Capital development team is responsible for the applications and web services that provide advances to our US and international customers. PayPal Working Capital is a strategic part of the PayPal business plan with an important revenue-generating role to play, which will impact overall company performance. As a Software Engineer 3, you will assist us in building the solutions that will power the next generation of PayPal Working Capital.

The PayPal Working Capital team is looking for a self-motivated user interface engineer to join the team and help build the user interface for our new platform.  The ideal candidate would have a strong proficiency in HTML, CSS, JavaScript and responsive/fluid designs.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Work with the Agile/Scrum team to help clarify the new products and features requested by our Product Management group
  • Collaborate with other developers to design and implement the features and designs within the team backlog
  • Participate in pair programming in the delivery of both POC and targeted features
  • Enhance and maintain existing product capabilities
  • Play an active role in providing feedback and code quality across Agile teams through formal and informal code reviews

Job Skills

Must have

  • Experience creating user interfaces from scratch with a responsive design
  • Proficiency in cross-browser and backward compatibility issues
  • Technologies: JavaScript, HTML5/CSS, jQuery, Bootstrap or other design systems (Grid, etc)
  • Experience working with Photoshop

Nice to have

  • Solid knowledge of Backbone, Angular, React, Ember or other JavaScript frameworks.
  • Experience with Dust.js or other templating engines
  • Experience with LESS or Sass
  • Experience with front end packaging solutions like Webpack, jspm, Bower, Browsify
  • Experience with source control management tools like Git or Subversion
  • Experience with Node.js, npm, or Express
  • Experience with Grunt or other build/packaging systems
  • Familiarity with basic Unix commands

Basic Qualifications

Bachelors Degree or equivalent.

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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