Manager, Software Development 2
Location:
San Jose , California
Posted:
November 21, 2017
Reference:
R0024081
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 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 PayPal Alternative Payments team is responsible for regional payment method expansion across various PayPal merchant products. We are expanding our support for alternative payments rapidly and as part of that we are looking for a highly motivated and technical strong engineering manager. In this role, you will manage a team, that is responsible for the user experience. You are customer centric, provide technical direction and work in a cross functional environment (product, technology and design) You are hands-on, roll up your sleeves when necessary but also can mentor the team.

As part of our Online Payments team, you'll join us in our goal of making PayPal the best possible choice for paying online. We are a fast-paced organization and we are looking for people who want to collaborate broadly and deal with ambiguity. If you are passionate about architecture and user experience, you're exactly what we're looking for.

Job Requirements:

The PayPal Alternative Payments team is responsible for regional payment method expansion across various PayPal merchant products. We are expanding our support for alternative payments rapidly and as part of that we are looking for a highly motivated and technical strong engineering manager. In this role, you will manage a team, that is responsible for the user experience. You are customer centric, provide technical direction and work in a cross functional environment (product, technology and design) You are hands-on, roll up your sleeves when necessary but also can mentor the team.

As part of our Online Payments team, you'll join us in our goal of making PayPal the best possible choice for paying online. We are a fast-paced organization and we are looking for people who want to collaborate broadly and deal with ambiguity. If you are passionate about architecture and user experience, you're exactly what we're looking for.

Responsibilities:
  • You are a hands-on technology leader. You lead by example. You drive technical conversations and participate in architectural decision-making. You lead code reviews.
  • You can drive change. You are passionate about driving both technology & infrastructure changes as well as cultural changes
  • You have tremendous Customer Focus. You connect with your customers to build the right solutions solving their needs. You have focus on quality and test-driven development.
  • You foster innovation. Innovation flourishes in your team and around you. You are always thinking about and championing new ideas and innovations around product, process and people.
  • You really like to work in a high pace environment

Requirements:
  • 7+ years software development experience
  • Engineering lead/management experience
  • Demonstrated ability to build strong, highly productive engineering teams
  • Technical and people leadership skills
  • A solid experience building applications on top of RESTful APIs
  • Good understanding of HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • You have experience developing Node.js applications
  • You have experience with popular JS frameworks and libraries (Angular, Ember, React, Underscore, etc.)
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to understand and explain technical issues to a non-technical audience
  • Needs to be a team player and work in a high pace environment with lots of ambiguity and short turn-around times.
  • B.S. or equivalent degree in Computer Science is desired


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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A little about us:
Help us reinvent money. At PayPal, we're looking for global thinkers who can invent new ways to make money safe and accessible for people everywhere.

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