Senior Software Engineer

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₹180,655 - ₹258,006 / Monthly EST

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Years of Experience
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Tech Stacks
Python Elasticsearch Hadoop SQL Spark Hive Java UNIX Shell HBase Analytics Shell Script Go Terraform

Job Description

At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives.

Job Description Summary:
What you need to know about the role- Design and develop cloud-based infrastructure, applications, and services that meet PayPal analytical world requirements. Monitor the performance of cloud-based systems and optimize resources to ensure cost-effectiveness and high availability deploying new applications to the cloud and migrating existing applications from on-premises infrastructure ensuring seamless operations. Meet our team We are on a mission to scale out our Big Data platform, powered by thousands of nodes with tens of petabytes of storage, to serve fast growing business needs in analytics, risk management, data science, and many other Big Data initiatives. Our team is developing a cloud enablement platform which provides monitoring, governanace, standartization and cost effiecncy solutions across all services and workloads in PayPal’s analytical world.

Job Description:
Your way to impact

The ideal candidate is an experienced cloud engineer that has experience in building applications on top of cloud services and SDK's supporting different languages and tech stacks. You should also be able to dive into spark internals and find workarounds for all kind of issues. The engineer we are looking for will also need to be able to identify and support platform issues ranging from software bugs to hardware configurations.

Your day to day

In your day to day role as a Big Data Cloud Engineer, you will:

  • Develop and maintain Applications and SDK's to power PayPal analytical workloads.
  • Work closely with engineering and operations teams to provide support for the big data workloads.
  • Analyse and improve stability, efficiency, and scalability of the platform.
  • Perform technology evaluation and prototype ideas quickly.
  • Assist developing teams to tune and improve their applications.

What Do You Need To Bring-
  • Experience with developing services on cloud providers platform (GCP preferred)
  • Experience with GoLang, Java, Python or other programming languages
  • Experience with Hadoop Ecosystem: including Spark, Hive, Hbase, ElasticSearch, etc.
  • Experience with DevOps development (Dockers, K8S, Terraform)
  • Strong Unix and shell scripting skills
  • Experience with SQL
  • Operations background is a plus.
  • BA/BS (MS preferred) in Computer Science and/or 5 years of relevant professional experience
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams in a matrixed environment and across the globe
  • Ability to work both as a team member and independently.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, both in Hebrew and English
  • Experience in working in a global environment - an advantage
  • We know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates. Please don't hesitate to apply.

Our Benefits:

At PayPal, we’re committed to building an equitable and inclusive global economy. And we can’t do this without our most important asset—you. That’s why we offer benefits to help you thrive in every stage of life. We champion your financial, physical, and mental health by offering valuable benefits and resources to help you care for the whole you.

We have great benefits including a flexible work environment, employee shares options, health and life insurance and more. To learn more about our benefits please visit

Who We Are:

To learn more about our culture and community visit

PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution for more than 20 years. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, the PayPal platform is empowering more than 400 million consumers and merchants in more than 200 markets to join and thrive in the global economy. For more information, visit

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 [email protected].

As part of PayPal’s commitment to employees’ health and safety, we have established in-office Covid-19 protocols and requirements, based on expert guidance. Depending on location, this might include a Covid-19 vaccination requirement for any employee whose role requires them to work onsite. Employees may request reasonable accommodation based on a medical condition or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.

REQ ID R0111993

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