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PayPal Reviews

Updated 21 Jan 2020

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3.6
65%
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87%
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PayPal President and CEO  Dan Schulman
Dan Schulman
137 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "You need to keep an eye on ensuring you have your work life balance(in 149 reviews)

  • "frequent re-orgs for no apparent reason(in 51 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (8)

    "Striving to be best place for its employees"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer -2 in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PayPal full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    1. Playground for your multiple talents 2. Doing whatever is possible to make employees happy 3. Giving back to society not just monetary but volunteering as well as hackathons for software development for NGOs 4. Latest technologies 5. Open management 6. Friendly people 7. Financial benefits 8. Focus on skill development 9. .......

    Cons

    Cab at 7.30 am in morning. And probably top notch hikes!

    Advice to Management

    Good job. Keep it up.

    PayPal2019-02-08
  2. "One of the best places to work in the world"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PayPal full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Food, Equality, Inclusion, Wellness, Innovation, Manager employee communication is surreal. Very good place for recent college graduates.

    Cons

    No sleeping rooms. No other cons.

    PayPal2019-10-17
  3. "SDE3"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - SDE3 in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PayPal full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay, stocks, cab facility, leadership team is very good, knowledgeable

    Cons

    Cafeteria is average, not many food options

    PayPal2019-12-31
  4. "Can join if worrk culture is a priority"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Chennai
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PayPal full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Work culture, Extra activities engagements, Stable

    Cons

    Too much business oriented, Tech stack outdated, Inter team dependency at every level, Circular issues, Less pay than market standards

    Advice to Management

    Try to do more in tech space

    PayPal2020-01-12
  5. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer -2 in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PayPal full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good work and lots of opportunities

    Cons

    Work life balance might be a concern

    PayPal2019-12-29
  6. "Software Engineer 2"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer II in Bangalore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PayPal full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good stock options, cultural values

    Cons

    Very sad office location. Compensation not as per marketing standards. Easy to get confused of your work as they can make you shuffle teams 2-3 times a year. Politics as usual.

    Advice to Management

    Take care of your employees. Give more credit to work rather than personal relations.

    PayPal2020-01-06
  7. "Work life balance"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PayPal full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    1. Has a very good work life balance, where you can concentrate on your other interests 2. Good work culture where everyone is given an opportunity to speak out

    Cons

    1. Lesser compensation compared to the industry standard 2. Juniors sometimes have better approach to solve the problem, but are not given importance because of the hierarchy

    PayPal2020-01-06
  8. "Good Company"

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    Former Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at PayPal full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good CEO, growth opportunities and industry best compensation package

    Cons

    Favoritism can make or mar individual growth, a higher number of layoffs

    PayPal2019-12-15
  9. "A really great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer1 in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PayPal full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible work hours and great learning opportunity

    Cons

    there might be frequent reorgs but nothing as such

    PayPal2019-11-23
  10. "Lead Advisor"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lead Advisor in Chennai

    I have been working at PayPal full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good in employee wellness.

    Cons

    Very frequent of shift timing change and team change. Slow hike in compensation.

    PayPal2019-11-15
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