PayPal Javascript FullStack Engineer in San Jose, California

Javascript FullStack Engineerin San Joseat PayPal

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

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  • Employee Type: Full-Time

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  • Experience: Not Specified

  • Date Posted: 7/11/2018

  • Job ID: R0035136

About Us


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.

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 237 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.

PayPal UI Engineering team looking for talented engineers to be part of a mission to bring cohesive customer experiences through community-driven design across Web and Native.


  • Develop NodeJS web applications for the PayPal website using JavaScript (both client and server), HTML, CSS and related technologies leveraging the latest single page application technologies such as React.

  • Collaborate effectively with Application Development team as well as Design and Product teams, advising on development best practices, performance, browser limitations, and accessibility.

  • Follow PayPal coding standards and guidelines with great attention to performance, maintainability SEO, and accessibility.

  • Identify and document best practices.

  • Prioritize workload to meet deadlines for assignments in the code release schedule.

  • Participate in the Agile development process.

  • Perform quality assurance on all new code from inception through integration, staging and production environments.

  • Stay current with the newest open source technologies.

Required Skills:

  • Experience with NodeJs and NodeJs frameworks including single page application technologies such as React and Angular

  • Experience in developing high performance, scalable, and available web applications

  • Mastery of browser-based technologies (HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, AJAX, etc.)

  • Knowledge of cross-browser, cross-platform, and design constraints on the web

  • Experience with a Version Control system (GIT, SVN, CVS, etc.)

  • Prior work experience with enterprise level consumer facing web applications

  • Experience in the Agile development process

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.


Individuals seeking employment at PayPal are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation. You have the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us comply with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements.