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.
About the Role : Software Engineer 2
Software Engineer 2
A customer focused, hands-on Java engineer, responsible for designing, implementing and delivering state of the art payment solutions and merchant experiences.
The ideal candidate is an individual with experience building large scale systems engaging across the full software lifecycle, from system design and development of system backend components.
Business acumen, hands-on technology skills, positive work ethic and a collaborative mindset are key to the success of this role.
The prospective candidate will be an individual contributor working with various cross functional groups (business, product, analytics, user experience design and engineering) and will require admirable collaboration skills.
The role would involve building features and capabilities on merchant products and payment platforms that would redefine how customers of PayPal pay and get paid.
Key Responsibilities :
Demonstrate a customer centric mindset as part of day-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 with core platform and infrastructure teams to satisfy the infrastructure needs for payments solutions.
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
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 etc.
Rich object-oriented design and analysis skills
Be a quick learner undaunted by complex systems.
Take risks and thrive in an environment of constant change.
Contributed to building the complete life cycle of transaction processing preferably in payments domain.
Experience in refactoring existing code base and in understanding existing implementations to decide to refactor or rewrite.
Exposure and participation in tech events, hackathons, contributions to open source, authoring of blogs and active participation in online tech forums is a plus.
BSCS or equivalent + 6 years of experience / MSCS + 4 years of experience in software development
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