Software Engineer 3

3+ months agoChennai, India

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 392 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.

Job Description Summary As part of the Risk Platform Engineering team, this software engineering role is to design, develop and maintain key risk management product features targeted towards availability performance and scalability of PayPal services. The role expects high standard of software engineering excellence with good conceptual understanding (preferably practical experience) in building production quality web services.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Be part of the PayPal Risk Product development to Implement new tools and features using Java/J2EE
  • Enhance and maintain existing product capabilities
  • Create detailed technical design documents and participate design reviews.
  • Play an active role in implementing and providing feedback on new processes
  • Provide technical guidance, assistance to other software engineers.
  • Adhere to release/project schedule and milestones.
  • Design core, backend software components that interact with databases and other services.
  • Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of various system resources.
  • Work with various cross functional teams like QA, Product and BU and come up with effective processes and solutions to solve business needs.
  • Ability to work in a team as well as independently and deliver on aggressive goals individually as well as a team


  • Experience of more than 6 years in software development
  • Excellent Java/J2EE, Spring skills.
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience working with remote development teams
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Must be detail-oriented and able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously with the ability to appropriately prioritize

Basic Qualifications

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science Engineering Required

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

Client-provided location(s): Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Job ID: f5dbbe781651d2cbe6c3278602f52aa5fade37d6c36cebbaf719a7497234b211