Software Engineer

3+ months ago

Job Description

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.

The Technology Business Management (TBM) team is a small results-driven group that focuses on enterprise efficiency from assets and applications, to operations and processes. Cost transparency is our guiding principal; we live on the bottom-line and monitor and take the pulse of initiatives across the company. We are growing the team, expanding our tracking capabilities and maturing our products beyond what we know; finding the right candidate to take this journey with us is critical. As a member of this team, you will be responsible for implementation and support of backend processes (Python) and be able to support (SQL) procedures that extract data out of ServiceNow. You will leverage your ServiceNow development experience to build and maintain scripts in the Financial Management module. We are looking for a strong candidate who is motivated to build solid, scalable platform capabilities, someone who likes to raise the bar with respect to code quality, testability and maintainability standards. Typical day to day involves working with your teammates on solution discussions, attend and actively participate in scrum ceremonies and have at least a little fun.

Do you want to have a positive impact in the world? A career at PayPal is more than just a job. It’s a chance to have a positive impact on the lives of 100+ million people. PayPal has made it simpler for money to change hands and is helping millions of people around the world to accept payments, grow their businesses and make a better life for themselves and their family. At PayPal, people are our most important asset. We value hard workers and fast learners that are constantly looking to get better. You can expect to be presented with interesting technical problems where you can get creative with solutions that are elegantly simple. Our work environment is collaborative, innovative and completely focused on the customer.

As a TBM Developer, you will be given the opportunity to actively contribute to all aspects of the backend in addition to getting involved in all facets of Software engineering including infrastructure, data, application, deployment, monitoring, architecture and code reviews. Your experience developing on the ServiceNow platform is a fundamental piece to your success on the team though you will have many opportunities away from the platform as well. You will be a key contributor in our journey into public cloud as we build the cost transparency piece ensuring inefficiency can be measured in dollars to align with business objectives.

Job Requirements:

  • Understand or be keen to learn about REST API development and design
  • BS in computer science plus 3+ years experience
  • 2+  years ServiceNow development experience
  • Solid experience working with or familiarity around Java and/or Python
  • Very strong foundational knowledge in Object-Oriented Design Principles, Data Structures, Algorithms, SQL/NoSQL, Operating Systems, and Software Engineering
  • Working knowledge of web technologies (such as HTTP, HTML/DOM, JavaScript, CSS, AJAX) will be beneficial
  • Understanding around concepts like Web Services, SOA, REST APIs
  • A constant desire to grow, learn, and explore new things

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. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at

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