Software Engineer

Short Description

PayPal is seeking a Software Engineer who has the Ability to function effectively in a fast paced environment and manage continuously changing business needs.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:
  • As a software engineer should put the customer first as part of day-day work.
  • Ensure that the design and implementation adhere to defined specs and processes.
  • Own end-to-end quality of deliverables during all phases of the software development lifecycle.
  • Understand technical designs by working within PayPal's cross-functional technology team.
  • Collaborate between business, product, and technology in the process of understanding the requirement and coming up with implementation options
  • Ability to function effectively in a fast paced environment and manage continuously changing business needs

Technical Craftsmanship
  • Be a quick learner undaunted by complex systems.
  • Take risks and thrive in an environment of constant change.
  • Contributed to building the complete life cycle of transaction processing preferably in the payments domain
  • Experience in refactoring existing code base and in understanding existing implementations to decide to refactor or rewrite.
  • Ability to hit the ground running from day 1 working on various systems and working independently.
  • Exposure and participation in tech events, hackathons, contributions to open source, authoring of blogs and active participation in online tech forums is a plus.

Technical Hands-on Skills
  • Strong programming skills and expertise in Java/J2EE, Spring and Hibernate
  • Exposure to one or more server-side scripting technologies
  • Good understanding and hands-on experience with databases such as MySQL/ Oracle etc.
  • Strong understanding of web-based programming languages
  • Rich object-oriented design and analysis skills

Educational Qualifications
BSCS or equivalent + 3 years of experience / MSCS + 2 years of experience in software development

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.


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Who we are
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├?┬ó??s 210 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.