PayPal MTS 2 Software Engineer in San Jose, California
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 305 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.
What will you do?
Work independently and with other engineers, architects, managers and develop strategic and tactical processes and create solutions that meet business requirements
Design, implement and maintain distributed systems and services
Influence the design and architecture of key components of the core platform
Demonstrate thought leadership in solving business and technical problems
Identify scaling bottlenecks and design limitations in an existing platform
What we absolutely need?
6+ years of Software Engineering experience
BS/MS/Ph.D. in Computer Science, Math or related field
Have designed, developed and maintained highly scalable distributed systems and services
Strong sense of platform feature ownership - all the way from ideation to deployment
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and make pragmatic engineering decisions in a short amount of time
Strong desire to learn, push the envelope and share knowledge with others
Experience leading and mentoring juniors in the team
How can you knock our socks off?
Experience or Knowledge of Scala
Have worked with any of the public cloud platforms - AWS (preferred), GCP, Azure
Allergic to Monolithic services ;-)
Proven experience into high load, high scale distributed systems
Solid interpersonal skills and be customer champion in the group
Exposure and Experience with eCommerce businesses
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. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at email@example.com.