PayPal Senior Data Engineer in San Jose, California

Senior Data Engineerin San Joseat PayPal

Date Posted: 5/3/2018

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  • Experience: Not Specified

  • Date Posted: 5/3/2018

  • Job ID: R0030701

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 Enterprise Data Services team is looking for an experienced Data Engineer to help develop new projects on Hadoop big data platform. PayPal EDS Team is responsible for delivering highly available, scalable and performance efficient data platform. This is exciting engineering work with a significant impact on delivering business goals.

JOB DUTIES: Design, develop, test, and debug large scale complex platform using big data technologies. Create high performance client side applications powering PayPal's commerce platform. Develop web applications and tools for the effective management and operation of PayPal’s big data platform. Analyze and improve stability, efficiency, and scalability of the platform. Collaborate with architects, engineers, and business on product design and feature.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENT: Master’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Engineering or closely related quantitative discipline or Bachelor’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Engineering, or closely related quantitative discipline

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT: with a Master’s degree: Three (3) years of experience in the job offered or three (3) years of experience in the field of software engineering or program analysis. With a Bachelor’s degree: Five (5) years of experience in the job offered or five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in the field of software engineering or program analysis.

SKILLS REQUIREMENT:

  • Strong object oriented design and development skills

  • Hands on with Java/Scala programming

  • Experience building RESTful APIs

  • Experience on Big Data Technologies such as Apache Spark, Kafka, Hive, HBase

  • Familiarity with Driud and Elasticsearch

  • Experience with Unix/ Linux and shell scripting

  • SQL development experience

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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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.