Principal Software Engineer, Checkout
Company: PayPal, Inc.
Location: Downers Grove
Posted on: April 11, 2021
Principal Software Engineer, Checkout in Chicago at PayPal 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 375 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 Checkout Web team builds the user experiences used by millions
of buyers across the globe. We don't think buying online has to be
a "one size fits all" process, we're on a mission to provide
smarter, more tailored, experiences to all of our users. It's a
future where buyers can pay the way they want with all the
accompanying benefits, all without sellers needing to know anything
enables sellers, from the smallest local business to large
multi-national corporations, to add the latest PayPal payment
methods to their sites. We leverage data from multiple sources to
ensure we show the most relevant options to buyers, whether its
PayPal, Venmo, PayPal Credit or any number of local alternative
payment methods. We're looking for a lead engineer to join the team
and help bring the next generation of intelligence and customer
personalization to our payment buttons.
What you'll be doing
- Leading the build and development of new user-facing payment
- Working with stakeholders across PayPal to create a simple,
robust SDK that enables all PayPal has to offer.
- Partner closely with cross-functional partners in design and
- Drive discussion and provide feedback on code and
- Bringing product and code improvement ideas to the team.
- Being willing and able to learn new technologies and
programming languages when the need to do so arises
- Mentoring less senior engineers on the team in a manner that
helps them grow by sharing your experience and wisdom in a way they
- Working with other teams and helping to set expectations and
boundaries for your teamJob Requirements
- 10+ years of work experience in developing web
- Experience in building single-page applications using React or
both client-side and server-side.--
- Experience in developing production Node.js applications (high
- Experience with GraphQL and related libraries (for example
- Strong CSS3 and component skills building.
- Knowledge with cross-browser, cross-platform, and design
constraints on the Web.
- Experience with automation frameworks and testing tools
- A constant desire to grow, learn and explore new things.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
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
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. If you are unable to submit an application because of
incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact
us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
R0068822 Together, we'll build a world of
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