PayPal Connector Tech Engineering Lead in Newton, Massachusetts
Connector Tech Engineering Leadin Newton - Massachusettsat PayPal
Date Posted: 8/9/2017
Employee Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Date Posted: 8/9/2017
Job ID: R0019889
Paydiant is revolutionizing the way people shop and pay for things through a white label mobile wallet platform which includes mobile payments, loyalty, offers, ATM cash access, and related commerce services. Our patented cloud-based platform enables merchants and banks to deploy their own secure mobile wallet solutions under their own brands, in their own apps.
Our products are used by many of the most recognized brands both in the US and around the world, and our apps are used by tens of millions of customers who buy their products and services every day.
We are driven by the fundamental belief that there is a smarter, faster, and safer way. It is exciting, and you can be a part of it.
PayPal is seeking accomplished and passionate software engineer to join our existing team in Newton MA, contributing to the exciting future of software products/technologies that fall under our in-store and particularly Paydiant product family. The successful candidate with help lead our development efforts in building connector implementations from the Paydiant platform into 3rd party payment gateways, processors and gift card providers.
Design, develop, test and support connector implementations throughout all phases of the software development life cycle.
Work with architects, and other cross functional teams like Product Management, Release Engineering, Professional Services, Technical Operations and Certification teams etc., to develop innovative and secure solutions that meet market needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability and reliability.
Realistic implementation schedules, and adherence to development goals and principles.
Estimate engineering effort, plan implementation and roll out connector changes.
Identify project risks and work effectively to mitigate them.
Engage with partners and customers to obtain requirements and begin overall design.
Review technical specifications and assess any potential gaps or deficiencies.
Work with onshore and offshore development teams to size, schedule and develop connector implementation to meet the requirements within the committed timeline.
Participate in project design and planning meeting both internally and with Partners and Customers.
Lead product initiatives, and recommend improvements.
Share release management duties on implementation roll outs.
Find and help fix security/stability/scalability issues in a very time critical environment.
Support project roll outs and be available to resolve issues.
Bachelor degree in computer science.
Proficient in Java programming.
Proficient in designing, coding highly available, scalable, reliable services. Emphasis will be on concurrency, performance web standards, service orientation.
Experience with Spring, Spring Security, Hibernate types of frameworks.
Tools: Eclipse, maven, GIT, Jenkins, Junit, Splunk, SOAP UI, etc.
Knowledge of HTTP, SSL, TCP/IP protocols.
Knowledge of common data structures and design patterns.
Knowledge of SQL and data access patterns is required.
Knowledge of Financial Services.
Excellent problem analysis and solving skills.
Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal in English.
Ability to translate requirements into detailed design documents.
Ability to analyse strategic objectives and define specific tactical goals required to achieve them.
3+ years of experience with Payments (Credit Card, Banking), especially with ecommerce systems, payment gateways and payment processors is highly valued.
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