Paypal Hiring Data Scientist

Location: Chennai
Experience: 2 – 4 years
Role: Data Scientist

Software QA Manager

GDS (Global Data Sciences) is a PayPal unit specializing in development of data-science, Machine-Learning and AI solutions for multiple domains across PayPal – Risk, Fraud, Credit Sales, Marketing, Customer-support, Product experience, Operation and more. We use data, technology and innovative machine learning algorithm to drive business results and improve customer experience

We are looking for a software QA manager to lead our BigData applications testing domain in Chennai


  • Recruit and build a QA team from scratch
  • Lead and provide mentoring for the QA engineers.
  • Take part in setting test strategies for improving our analytics solutions quality and time-to-market.
  • Promote and leverage our existing global group’s infrastructure to address local projects needs
  • Lead E2E test activities, working closely with developers and data scientists on a complex and innovative analytics applications
  • Provide technical leadership in architecture and design for our software testing solutions and for introduction of new technologies
  • Provide progress status reports, resolve conflicts and raise flags about outstanding issues that should be escalated for mitigation.
  • Act as the site representative on the global Quality, Services and Tools leadership team


  • BSc / BA in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • At least 3 years of experience in managing software QA team
  • Ability to push ideas and influence on decision making in a collaborative manner
  • Independent, self-motivated and organized
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Excellent analytics, problem-solving and debugging skills
  • Experience in working on global environments
  • Java/Python/Scala development experience
  • Experience in designing/architecture of QA automation frameworks and infrastructure
  • Experience working with Big Data technologies such as
    Hadoop / Spark / Hive / Kafka / HBase / Elastic Serach stack – significant advantage.
  • Experience with data analytics practices – Advantage