PayPal Data Engineer in Chennai, India
Data Engineerin Chennaiat PayPal
Date Posted: 4/2/2018
Employee Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Date Posted: 4/2/2018
Job ID: R0028416
HELP US REIMAGINE MONEY.
At PayPal, we believe that now is the time to democratize financial services so that moving and managing money is a right for all citizens, not just the affluent. We are driven by this purpose, and we uphold our cultural values of collaboration, innovation, wellness and inclusion as our guide for making decisions and conducting business every day. It is our duty and privilege to be customer champions and put those we serve at the center of everything we do.
We are one team that respects and values diversity of thought for everyone, everywhere, and we actively seek to create an energizing workplace that brings out the best in all of us. If you’re ready to shape the future of money, join the team at PayPal. We're proud to work here. You will be too.
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 210 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 candidate will be part of PayPal Data Technology’s Engineering Team. The candidate will be responsible for analysis, design, coding and testing of the application code. The candidate has to interact with global cross-functional teams to address complex business requirements. The role demands the individual to possess technical skills required to perform the job in an effective manner. The individual should be self-motivated, possess creative problem solving skills and have the ability to handle multiple projects at the same time. The candidate should have passion for data & analytics.
In this role, the individual will be part of the engineering team in Enterprise Data Services Organization and will be responsible for.
Participating and collaborating with cross functional teams in the organization to understand the business requirements and to deliver solutions that can scale.
Planning the execution of the project in an effective and efficient manner.
Approaching the problem, taking into account all possibilities.
Creativity and out of the box thinking is required.
Proactively anticipating problems and appropriately communicating to the team and management in a timely manner.
Being flexible and being able to support all functions of product life cycle when required.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment
Ability to deliver from coarse grained requirements
Be a Mentor for the junior members in the organization.
8+ years of experience in the IT industry, experience in Data Technology space is preferred.
Advanced Shell or Perl scripting experience or proficiency in any programming language like C, C++ or CORE Java
Working experience in any MPP systems (Certified Teradata developer is a plus); Should have strong SQL programming skills
Knowledge of data warehousing concepts
Working knowledge on any ETL tool (ie. Informatica/ Ab Initio) is preferable.
Knowledge of Scheduling Tools is a plus
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Strong analytical skills including the ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
Expertise in database programming and performance tuning techniques; Teradata experience is a plus
Familiar with data movement techniques and best practices to handle large volumes of data
Experience with data warehousing architecture and data modeling best practices
Experience with File Systems, server architectures, and distributed systems
Strong communication skills and willingness to take initiative to contribute beyond basic responsibilities
Working experience in an Agile methodology is highly preferred
Knowledge of Hadoop, HBase and Hive is highly preferred
Knowledge in MPP Databases/ Distributed systems
Knowledge on Big data Environments is a plus (Hadoop etc).
Exposure to Data Quality and Profiling tools is a plus.
Exposure to BI tools desired, but not required (Micro strategy, Business Objects).
Bachelor/ Masters in Engineering/ Science degree with Mathematics or equivalent experience
8+ years of experience in IT
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.
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