Software Engineer 2 at PayPal Inc.

Posted in Other 9 days ago.

Location: San Jose, California

Job Description:

Who we are

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. We're a purpose-driven company, and our beliefs are the foundation of how we conduct business every day. We're guided by our core values of Inclusion, Innovation, Collaboration, and Wellness. Collectively, these values inspire us to work together as One Team with our customers at the center of everything we do, and to take care of ourselves, each other, and the communities in which we live and work. We challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. Join us as we enable the hopes, dreams, and ambitions of millions of people around the world.

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Job Description Summary:
PayPal Identity Experience team is looking for a highly talented, self-driven full stack Web Engineer to build a secure and scalable PayPal identity experience platform. We want people who demonstrate thought leadership, great execution skills, and a passion for delivering superior user experiences. As a member of the team, you will directly work with the product owners and designers to create outstanding solutions and deliver incredible products in platform fashion.

Job Description:


  • Design and develop scalable, resilient web applications, reusable web components, frameworks, common libraries and restful services

  • Participate in producing deliverables to high quality standards

  • Work closely with Product Management, User Experience Design, Analytics and other cross functional & vertical development teams to meet business requirements.

  • Take ownership of the solution from end to end and be responsible for translating functional requirements into a web solution/platform.

  • Enforce sound development practices and ensure the quality delivery of solutions including, but not limited to, technical design and code reviews.

  • Develops and communicates technical processes, standards, and best practices to the team


  • Experience in architecting, designing, implementing, and maintaining high performance, high availability, large-scale webapplications

  • Experience with SEO, page optimizations, CDN, Content Management, and the related tools

  • Proficient in client & server-side JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, React.js, Redux and webpack. Must.

  • Competent in developing Node.js applications and building single page web applications using React.js & Redux. Must.

  • Experience with cross-browser, cross-platform, and design constraints on the web

  • Strong understanding & experience with Design patterns and Data Structures

  • Experience in design and building RESTful APIs; exposure to GraphQL is a plus

  • Well versed with code versioning tools such as Git and CI/CD

  • Comfortable working in the agile product development environment, building from scratch and continuously improving on it

  • Highly analytical, innovative, and able to think strategically and to develop comprehensive detailed specifications

  • Excellent verbal and writing skills; ability to produce clear, concise communications and documentation

  • Highly effective at working in cross-functional groups and getting results in matrix organizations

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to work on concurrent assignments with different priorities


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For more than 20 years, PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, our open digital payments platform gives PayPal's 400 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways. 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.

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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