Sr Software Engineer

Short Description

PayPal is seeking a Sr Software Engineer who has the ability to function effectively in a fast-paced environment and manage continuously changing business needs.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:
  • Demonstrate a customer-centric mindset as part of day-to-day work
  • Ensure that the design and implementation adheres to defined specs and processes
  • Own end-to-end quality of deliverables during all phases of the software development lifecycle
  • Understand technical designs by working within PayPal‚??s cross-functional technology team
  • Collaborate between business, product, and technology in the process of understanding the requirement and coming up with implementation options
  • Ability to function effectively in a fast-paced environment and manage continuously changing business needs

Personal Traits:
  • Be a quick learner, undaunted by complex systems
  • Take risks and thrive in an environment of constant change
  • Experience in refactoring existing code-base and in understanding existing implementations, with the ability to decide whether to refactor or rewrite
  • Ability to hit the ground running from day one, working on various systems and working independently
  • Exposure and participation in tech events, hackathons, contributions to open source, authoring of blogs and active participation in online tech forums is a plus

Technical Hands-on Skills:
  • Strong programming skills and expertise in Java / J2EE, Spring and Hibernate
  • Exposure to one or more server-side scripting technologies
  • Experience with REST API‚??s, Web Services, Unit Testing, and build tools
  • Good understanding and hands-on experience with databases, such as MySQL / Oracle
  • Strong understanding of web-based programming languages
  • Rich object-oriented design and analysis skills
  • Experience with React, iOS or Android is a plus

Educational Qualifications:
BSCS or equivalent + 6 years of experience / MSCS + 4 years of experience in software development

Sr Software Engineer
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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√?¬Ę??s 210 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.