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: Work on challenging problems in developing and scaling our fraud prediction engine using Java and React.js. Additional skill sets include familiarity with technologies like Hadoop, MapReduce, Pig and understanding how to solve problems on data sets that range in size from gigabytes to petabytes.
1-2 years of hands on experience working on production distributed systems
Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms, software design and architecture
Good understanding of web application development using Java
technologies like Spring, CXF
Good understanding of front end technologies like React.js and Angular.js
Experience developing and extending modern build-chain tools, such as
Maven, Jenkins, Git
Knowledge of modern distributed system design and implementation
Sound knowledge of SQL & No-SQL databases
Proficiency with Linux, virtual machines, and open source tools/platforms
Understanding of Hadoop internals, Pig, Oozie, Hive, and HBase is a plus
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.