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 286 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.
In this role, the individual will be part of the engineering team within GDS and have the following responsibilities (not an exhaustive list).
Participating and collaborating with cross functional teams in the organization to understand the business requirements and to deliver solutions that can scale.
Planning the execution of the project in an effective and efficient manner.
Applying creativity and out of the box thinking.
Proactively anticipating problems and appropriately communicating to the team and management in a timely manner.
Being flexible and being able to support all functions of product life cycle when required.
Adapting quickly and working in a fast-paced environment
Ability to deliver with high quality from coarse grained requirements
Be a Mentor for the junior members in the organization.
Required Skills :
Bachelor’s / Master’s in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience
10+ years of experience in the IT industry, experience in the Data space is preferred.
Work experience in Teradata system (Certified Teradata developer is a plus); Should have strong SQL programming skills
Advanced Shell scripting experience
Working knowledge on any ETL tool (i.e. Informatica / AbInitio) is preferable.
Knowledge of Scheduling Tools is a plus
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Strong analytical skills including the ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
Expertise in database programming and performance tuning techniques in Teradata is a plus
Familiar with data movement techniques and best practices to handle large volumes of data
Experience with data warehousing architecture and data modeling best practices
Experience with File Systems, server architectures, and distributed systems
Strong communication skills and willingness to take initiative to contribute beyond basic responsibilities
Exposure to any of the BI tool such as (Tableau, Micro strategy, Business Objects).
Knowledge of Big Data (Hadoop / Spark / HBase / Hive) or Java is highly preferred but not mandatory