“One language in particular has both a long history at eBay and PayPal and a growing mindshare among developers: Python.
Python has enjoyed many years of grassroots usage and support from developers across eBay. Even before official support from management, technologists of all walks went the extra mile to reap the rewards of developing in Python. I joined PayPal a few years ago, and chose Python to work on internal applications, but I’ve personally found production PayPal Python code from nearly 15 years ago.
Today, Python powers over 50 projects, including:…”