PayPal

Senior Full Stack Software Engineer

PayPal

March 26, 2021

Austin, TX 78729, 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: The Regulatory Platform Technology team within Compliance Platforms is responsible for implementing global regulatory policies and safeguarding our payments ecosystem. Our platforms scale across millions of interactions, working with petabyte-plus data, integrating with various other APIs in real time and yet providing high availability and configurability to the business. To achieve this, we are always looking at ways to leverage the advances in technology and science to address our business needs. We are looking for strong technologists who are passionate to solve large scale highly complex computer engineering problems, in a repeatable and maintainable way. You will build strong competencies in data structures and algorithms, along with a technical fascination for how everything ties together. Our tech stack is Java / Kafka / Spark / Oracle / React / Key Value stores.
Job Description:
Responsibilities:
  • Be responsible for practicing technical design, developing new functionality and maintaining existing components.
  • Deep dive into PayPal’s world class compliance systems and algorithms and work side by side with data scientists and analysts on data centric analytic solutions.
  • Contribute to PayPal’s efforts to fight against regulatory violations globally using advanced algorithms and technology, while deploying the code you develop into PayPal’s live systems
  • Create web applications per design comps and information architecture
  • Follow best practices and standards for cross-browser compatibility and accessibility
  • Add to Engineering teams’ culture of high coding standards
  • A Trusted advisor with strong leadership acumen who always strives to do better tomorrow than today, and continuously improve his/her team’s knowledge and skills
  • Teaching and coaching is an integral part of this role. Bringing your less experienced peers up to speed on best practices and new skills/languages is key.
  • Have a start-up mentality and a laser focus to get the highest quality products out the door here. We do not negotiate on the level of sophistication and quality we offer to our customers. You must be ready to manage competing priorities, pivot and adjust quickly, and always think the big picture.

Job Requirements:
  • Solid foundational knowledge of computer engineering and intellectual curiosity to understand the business.
  • Strong OOP skills, ability to analyze requirements and prepare design.
  • Passion for developing robust, scalable software systems.
  • Think outside the box and introduce new methods, ideas and products
  • Passionate about using technology to solve complicated problems and harnessing the power of data to adopt new tactics and enhance efficiency and scalability
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Software Engineer specializing in front-end technologies like HTML, CSS, React.JS and Node.JS.
  • Experience with REST API’s, Web Services, Unit and functional testing and relational databases
  • Really strong in open-source libraries/frameworks
  • Highly motivated, goal driven, can-do attitude and an affinity to embrace challenges

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.