DevOps Engineer


March 25, 2021

Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462, US

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’s 375 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.
Job Description Summary: As a DevOps Engineer, you'll build and maintain private AWS cloud infrastructure supporting our PayPal Credit organization!
Job Description:
Job Description:
Build and maintain private AWS cloud infrastructure supporting PayPal Credit. Deploy new infra using existing IaC build pipelines and orchestration tools. Handle post-implementation EC2 host config. Deploy required security tooling and respond promptly to audit related requests. Manage monthly security patching. Address critical vulnerabilities, should they arise. Troubleshoot infra issues to ensure peak performance. Manage Scrum workflow through JIRA and maintain support documentation in Confluence. Align monitoring and escalation process with PayPal standards.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Engineering, or a closely related discipline.
  • At least two (2) years of experience supporting Windows and/or Linux environments.
  • Familiarity with cloud infrastructure support (AWS preferred)
  • Familiarity with setting up CI projects and tools
  • Familiarity with setting up CD projects and tools
  • Ability to write unit tested infrastructure as code
  • Ability to stay organized while multitasking in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to manage multiple projects with shifting requirements, dates, and priorities
  • Self-directed learner able to pick up and master new technologies on the fly

Preferred Skills:
  • Object Oriented language (e.g. Typescript / JavaScript / Ruby)
  • Scripting (e.g. Bash or PowerShell)
  • Building and maintaining CI/CD systems (e.g. Jenkins)
  • Automation and orchestration tools (e.g. Ansible, Terraform)
  • AWS Certification (e.g. Cloud Practitioner)
  • IAM (Active Directory / AWS IAM)
  • CDN (e.g. caching, SSL termination, traffic routing)
  • DNS (understand concepts and operational practices)
  • Enterprise monitoring and logging tools (e.g. Datadog, Splunk)
  • Experience in an on-call rotation support environment

Any suitable combination of education, training and experience is acceptable. Experience can be gained through academic coursework, scholastic achievement, or work experience.
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.