Sr. Security Engineer - Java/Node.js

3+ months agoScottsdale, AZ

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.

Design and implement next generation platform security products to enable PayPal's product development. Develop innovative solutions and high quality products alongside core security architecture and engineering teams that meet market needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability and reliability. Design, implement, and test next generation key management product features to secure sensitive data. Quality code reviews to validate against the secure coding guidelines, ensuring that the code conforms to the design. Triage and fix production issues.

Primary Job Responsibilities :

Contribute to the development and quality deliverables

Participate in the design and development of one or more product features or sub-systems

Produce code that is sufficiently supported by unit tests

Develop and maintain technical documentation related to the project

Participate in demonstration of completed work to stakeholders

Supporting adjacent teams by answering questions

Participate in peer code reviews

Triage and solve live issues

Participate fully in all scrum team activities

Education and Experience
•         Bachelors in computer science with 5+ years of experience or Masters in computer science and 3+ years of experience in the industry;

Knowledge of Applied Cryptography a must

•         Experience as a developer - NodeJs and/or Java
•         Working knowledge of Linux, Git, Jenkins, Docker, JUnit, Maven
Soft Skills
•         Quick learner
•         Communicate effectively with various stakeholders
•         Work with cross-functional teams
•         Team Player
•         Committed
•         Eagerness to learn and go extra mile to accomplish goals

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): Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Job ID: 6233268a4e51a56a36e4c49b9ecd4fc4b2c14b47053e32f2e9609a51fe6abe2e