Systems Integration 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.

At Enterprise Data Platforms, we're looking for passionate engineers who want to get their hands dirty building and maintaining the infrastructure that supported 325 million active accounts and $247 billion in total payment volume while delivering five-nines of uptime. The Enterprise Data Platforms team is responsible for fulfilling all data infrastructure needs of the PayPal site. This includes systems support, storage engineering, database, and site operations. We operate at a massive scale – it's a job like no other!

About PayPal…

At PayPal, we're literally reinventing how the world pays and gets paid. We understand that it's about people. We connect individuals to let them shop, get paid, donate, and send money using today's technology with the confidence that comes from the security and control PayPal helps to provide. Are you ready to help us change the world?

What you'll be doing...

• L2/3 Systems & Storage Operations

• Systems administration support of Linux systems environments

• Storage administration support of storage environments

• Support server, storage, and database migration activities

• Root cause analysis for major incidents

• L2/3 triage and support of incidents 

• Support engineering or operational initiatives related to the team's support matrix

• Ensure all solutions and recommended solutions are consistent with IT standards and best practices

• Engineering initiatives that bring greater transparency and resiliency to PayPal core infrastructure

• 24/7 mission-critical support and deployment support during maintenance windows (we have a weekend on-call rotation)

• Ensure all solutions and recommended solutions are consistent with IT standards and best practices

• Systems and Storage infrastructure delivery

• Deploy and sustain back tier infrastructure and engineering standards

Position Prerequisite Skill Sets…

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or other STEM disciplines

• Five years UNIX Systems and Storage administration experience within large 24/7 mission-critical enterprise environments

• Applied experience. You've built, broken, and rebuilt software and hardware.

• Experience with Linux Red Hat or Oracle distributions, and Solaris in a large enterprise setting

• Experience managing UNIX configuration management tools

• Experience and knowledge with network and Internet concepts, services, and protocols

• Understanding of incident management, problem management, release management, and change management concepts

• Knowledge of system performance monitoring

• SAN, NAS & storage array administration skills

• Systems log management and analysis skills

• Scripting skills (e.g. Shell, Perl, Python)

• Host-based data migration experience including host-level mirroring

• Experience troubleshooting technical problems

• Knowledge of storage area network concepts and fiber channel fundamentals

• Familiar with one or all of Python, Ansible, or Puppet

• Working knowledge of network protocols and be well versed in the IP stack.

• Working knowledge of web technologies (such as HTTP, HTML/DOM, JavaScript, CSS, AJAX)

• Foundational knowledge Object-Oriented Design Principles, Data Structures, Algorithms, SQL/NoSQL, Operating Systems, Software Engineering

 Are you forward-thinking and enthusiastic? Do you possess a can-do attitude? Would you like the opportunity to work with the latest trends in technology, taking the PayPal payments platform to the next level. If so, then we want to talk to you about joining our team at PayPal.

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: dd0bdb720f89d84414f2a2fab80aee96792515af12b5b83271759d3d4e1bad12