Software Engineer - Backend


September 15, 2021

Who we are: At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives. We’re a purpose-driven company, and our beliefs are the foundation of how we conduct business every day. We’re guided by our core values of Inclusion, Innovation, Collaboration, and Wellness. Collectively, these values inspire us to work together as One Team with our customers at the center of everything we do, and to take care of ourselves, each other, and the communities in which we live and work. We challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. Join us as we enable the hopes, dreams, and ambitions of millions of people around the world.
Job Description Summary: PayPal Consumer Onboarding Mobile team is looking for a strong backend software engineer to work on a unique opportunity within PayPal. As a member of the Consumer Onboarding Engineering team, you will be responsible for designing and implementing backend services that powers the consumer onboarding user experiences on mobile platforms and working closely with other cross-functional & vertical teams. If you are passionate about continually improving the quality of every aspect of your daily routine - be it code, delivery process, communication or visibility, if you like to challenge the status quo and look for a friendly but challenging place to build up your skills - we believe you can be a great addition to our team!
Job Description:
Job Responsibilities:

  • Leads backend development for the team by working with functional leads and Architects

  • Participate in the full development lifecycle, including design, coding, automated testing, and releases

  • Be a problem solver and drive to get results

  • Able to find & fix performance, scalability and other live issues in a time critical environment

  • Prototype ideas quickly using cutting edge technologies

  • Communicate effectively to peers and leadership on tasks and projects

  • Collaborate closely with product, architecture and other cross-functional teams to deliver compelling solutions

  • Passion for code quality, maintainability and testability

Job Requirements:

  • 8+ years software development experience (or Master’s with 6+ years of experience)

  • Competent in designing and building scalable web services & REST APIs

  • Solid understanding of web & mobile applications stack, SOA & Message Queues

  • Proficient with Java, Java Spring Boot, Junit, SQL, Maven & Git

  • Experience with GraphQL, Java Script and NodeJs is a plus

  • B.S. or equivalent degree in Computer Science

For more than 20 years, PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 400 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways. 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.
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.