Primary Job Responsibilities
The PayPal Mobile team builds the latest products for our users that are using PayPal on the go or at home away from a computer. We are looking for new members of our technical staff to build cutting edge products and launch the next phase of PayPal’s mobile presence.
As a Manager of the Mobile Software and UI Engineering team, you will play a critical role in shaping PayPal’s mobile web experience by gaining intimate knowledge of PayPal’s product and mobile vision, lead a team of software and UI engineers, and drive multiple projects successfully through the development life-cycle.
Collaborate with product managers, designers and other engineers to define and plan our road-map for delivering the next generation mobile application experiences.
Assess and estimate development projects. Plan out development schedules, track against key milestones, and update key stakeholders throughout the development cycle.
Facilitate and drive key technology decisions and new initiatives.
Work with application architects and the core UI Engineering team to identify and build efficient and reusable UI patterns, as well as help define the overall strategy of mobile web development.
Participate in design, use case and code reviews.
Facilitate the investigation of live application issues and provide root cause analysis.
Promote innovation and leadership within the team.
Strong experience leading teams in building and debugging large scale, high performance mobile-optimized web applications for a wide range of mobile platforms.
Passion to push the boundaries of mobile development to create innovative solutions.
Familiarity with (desktop) web and mobile technologies.
Be the advocate for software and UI engineering best practices and demand nothing less than the best designs that will delight our customers.
Comfortable with working in a fast-paced, iterative development environment with short turnaround times.
At least 5+ years of experience managing and growing engineering teams responsible for large scale, high volume commerce web sites.
Proven ability to mentor, motivate and inspire a team, and achieve stretch goals in an innovative, dynamic and very fast paced environment.
Must possess strong organizational skills necessary to drive the planning and execution of complex software/UI development projects.
Experience with Agile or an iterative development environment.
Demonstrated knowledge of webkit mobile browsers on various mobile devices, cross browser capabilities and limitations, and coding techniques.
A relentless passion for designing delightful user experiences.
BS in Computer Science or related fields.
PayPal is the faster, safer way to pay and get paid online. The service allows people to send money without sharing financial information, with the flexibility to pay using their account balances, bank accounts, credit cards or promotional financing. With 106 million active accounts in 190 markets and 25 currencies around the world, PayPal enables global ecommerce.
Every day at PayPal, we are changing the way the world does business by challenging the status quo, innovating and enabling business between millions of people across the globe. What we do at PayPal has never been done before and it has a tremendous impact! We build BIG and NEW products to drive worldwide commerce. Be it the next mobile payments solution, or a high availability money movement platform, we solve problems on a scale you just can't find elsewhere. PayPal continues to push the boundaries of technology by investing in individuals who passionately believe in the potential of innovative technologies that make up a global market place.
At PayPal/eBay, no matter which of our offices, brands, or locations you call home, you’ll discover consistent benefits that are intended to support youin your work, your life, your passions, and your future. This is where innovation meets reality! Are you an individual who is ready to grow and join our global community? Would you just like to know more about our latest and greatest projects? We would love to talk to you about it!
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Education Bachelors Degree Required