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:One of the key engineers on a team building and offering a secure, scalable & modern API development platform for PayPal engineersJob Description:The API Platform team is responsible for the API development experience at PayPal, as part of a larger Developer Productivity Engineering organization. Working closely with Architecture, Cyber Security & Product Development stakeholders, we aim to offer a secure, scalable & modern API platform, that provides delightful API development experiences for PayPal engineers, enabling outstanding customer experiences and business outcomes. API development directly or indirectly contributes to most business outcomes at PayPal. As part of the API Platform team, you will be responsible for envisioning, building, and providing exceptional API development experiences in all phases of the SDLCThis work will also enable PayPal API consumption by many external developers using PayPal API’s via a partnership with the team supporting [ Link removed ] – Click here to apply to Software Engineer 3 day-to-dayYou will be part of a team of up to 10 engineers working in an Agile SCRUM modelYou will provide technical solutions for defined functional objectivesYou will help envision, implement, and support multiple components of a modern API PlatformYou will provide tools and integrations into SDLC processesYou will follow rigorous engineering practices, and deliver quality softwareYou will provide high quality software documentation that enables other engineers, and support our API product offeringsYou will work collaboratively with peers and stakeholders including architects, security & product development engineersInvest in your own and your peer’s career growth by enhancing technical and soft skills on an ongoing basisWhat you need to bringBachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or a related field or commensurate professional experience3+ years of experience building successful production software systemsDemonstrated experience building and supporting distributed systems with high scalability, availability & reliabilityHighly proficient with software development tools & software engineering best practicesPrior experience working as part of a high caliber engineering team in an Agile SCRUM ModelHigh level competency in at least one modern programming language (Java, JavaScript, Golang). Proficiency in multiple languages will be a benefitPrior work or familiarity with the modern API development ecosystem for REST, GraphQL etc. is preferred but not a must haveUnderstanding of build pipelines- CI/CD is preferred but not a must have.Familiarity/awareness of Public Cloud capabilities in related areasAbility to channel own experience and/or connect with top developers to identify and reflect preferred developer experiencesGood team player, able to effectively work across multiple teams on solutions that have complex dependencies and requirements in a fast-paced environmentWe know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates. Please do not hesitate to apply if you are motivated by the problems we are trying to solve.Additional Job Description:Subsidiary:PayPalTravel Percent:0Our 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 [ Link removed ] – Click here to apply to Software Engineer 3 We Are:Click Here to learn more about our culture and community.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 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 address blocked ] – Click here to apply to Software Engineer 3 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.