Staff Software Engineer

  • Full Time
  • IL-Chicago
  • Mid Level

Paypal

Your way to impact
You will have immense impact on Venmo CFS by way of helping segment out our needs into thoughtful microservices and APIs that shuttle information to/from mobile clients and web. Your work will keep our users’ data safe and secure while allowing them to further leverage Venmo’s money services beyond peer-to-peer money movement.You will have a say in how we build and how we fix and bolster current systems to make them further extensible.
Your day to day
In your day to day role you will
Conduct discovery on our proposed initiatives to inform solution design
Implement and test solutions
Help test your colleagues’ solutions
Conduct PR reviews from your teammates and other engineers throughout CFS
Respond to live issues if paged while on-call (for your domain)
Engage with your teammates in our Agile ceremonies
Represent the team as a subject matter expert when called on
What do you need to bring
A proficiency in Python and in general object-oriented design thinking
A healthy curiosity about how things work, and how they could work better
A love of helping people
A level of “nosiness” that pushes you to stand-up observability and monitoring on what you build
We know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates. Please don’t hesitate to apply.
**We know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates. Please don’t hesitate to apply.

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