PayPal MTS 1 Software Engineer in San Jose, California

MTS 1 Software Engineerin San Joseat PayPal

Date Posted: 5/17/2018

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  • Employee Type: Full-Time

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  • Experience: Not Specified

  • Date Posted: 5/17/2018

  • Job ID: R0033035

About Us

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.

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 Consumer Mobile Team looking for release engineers to drive App releases.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with key stakeholders on defining our release schedule, ensuring all proper quality gates are in place and ship a stable app to our end users at regular cadence.​

  • Provide clear and concise information to stakeholders and leadership team to reduce risks around scheduled dates.

  • Move fast to deliver frequent, high quality mobile releases.

  • Monitor, measure, and communicate release metrics to a broad internal audience.

  • Communicate status and schedules, manage risks, evaluate tradeoffs, and call out impediments taking into account product features and third party dependencies.

  • Identify technical and process improvement opportunities, and work with cross-functional teams to implement.

  • Create and maintain internal documentation on release programs to ensure everyone is operating from the most recent and accurate information.

  • Continuously improve alpha, beta, and production release tooling and process

Required Skills:

  • Experience in release management of mobile applications (iOS/Android) in fast paced, highly collaborative and high growth environments.

  • Expert in app submission, review, and release methodologies, including alphas and betas.

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, with sufficient level of technical capability to effectively communicate with engineers and identify technical risks.

  • Ability to work independently and communicate across multiple time zones.

  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, and experience managing activities across multiple teams.

  • Proficient in use of issue tracking tools and platform-specific app stores.

  • B.S. or equivalent degree in Computer Science.

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.

R0033035

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.