Senior Staff Android Engineer

San Jose, California, United States
$107,300 - $259,600 USD yearly

At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to revolutionize commerce globally to make moving money, selling and shopping, personalized and secure. 

Job Description Summary:

About PayPal:

PayPal is a leading technology platform and digital payments company that enables digital and mobile payments on behalf of consumers and merchants worldwide. Our mission is to democratize financial services and empower people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy.

Meet our Team:

We are the PayPal Mobile Platform team, the driving force behind the developer ecosystem that powers our mobile apps. We specialize in creating libraries, tooling, standards and platforms to enable teams to build features for the millions of users globally. Collaborating closely with large domain teams, we ensure seamless integration and continuous enhancement of our mobile services. Whether it's enhancing the user experience, fortifying security measures, or optimizing performance, our collective efforts contribute to making PayPal the preferred choice for digital payments.

Job Description:

Your way to impact:

We are seeking a highly experienced Senior Staff Software Architect to join our Mobile Platform Team. In this leadership role, you will play a pivotal role in defining the technical vision and roadmap for our mobile platform. You will be responsible for designing, developing, and implementing scalable, secure, and high-performing technology solutions that enable PayPal teams to efficiently deliver value to customers. You will also be responsible for envisioning the developer ecosystem that enables engineering teams to build features quickly with high quality and consistency.  

Your day to day:

  • Lead the design and development of our mobile platform architecture, ensuring it is extensible, scalable and performant 

  • Select and implement appropriate technologies and frameworks to support mobile development whereby standards exist as frameworks, tools and automation.  

  • Develop and maintain technical documentation, coding standards, and best practices. 

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams (e.g., QA, DevOps) to ensure seamless delivery of mobile applications. 

What you need to bring:

  • Experience in software architecture and building for customers at scale, globally  

  • Proven track record of designing and building high-performance, scalable mobile applications. 

  • Expert understanding of software design principles, best practices, and coding standards. 

  • Excellent written communication skills 



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PayPal is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices.

Actual Compensation is based on various factors including but not limited to work location, and relevant skills and experience.

The total compensation for this practice may include an annual performance bonus (or other incentive compensation, as applicable), equity, and medical, dental, vision, and other benefits. For more information, visit https://www.paypalbenefits.com.

The U.S. national annual pay range for this role is

$107300 to $259600

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 https://www.paypalbenefits.com

Who We Are:
Click Here to learn more about our culture and community.

PayPal has been revolutionizing commerce globally for more than 25 years. Creating innovative experiences that make moving money, selling, and shopping simple, personalized, and secure, PayPal empowers consumers and businesses in approximately 200 markets to join and thrive in the global economy. For more information, visit https://www.paypal.com ,  https://about.pypl.com and  https://investor.pypl.com.

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].

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