PayPal, the most popular online payment service, officially opened its new global operation center in Malaysia and expect to hire up to 500 Malaysians by end-2013.
(L-R) John McCabe, PayPal senior vice president of global operations, Dato’ Mukhriz Tun Dr Mahathir, Deputy Minister (Trade), Ministry of International Trade and Industry and Rupert Keeley, PayPal’s senior vice president for Asia Pacific.
PayPal’s new Global Operation Center is located at 1 First Avenue, Dataran Bandar Utama, which is a Multimedia Super corridor (MSC) status building developed to support the growth of high-tech companies in Malaysia.
The new facility offers service and support in English to PayPal’s customers across Asia and provides additional risk and financial services operations for PayPal’s business globally. Further Asian language support will be added in the near future.
With 200 staff already on-site, PayPal plans to hire up to 500 Malaysian employees by end of 2013. If you are interested to work with PayPal, you can apply online for positions at eBay Careers website.
Other global operation centers around the world are: Berlin, Germany; Chandler, U.S.A.; Dublin, Ireland; Omaha, U.S.A.; Shanghai, China; and Sao Paulo, Brazil.
PayPal was first announce Malaysia office in January 2011.