John Lindsay Orr

Google Wallet Web Buy-Flow

Software engineer and API server lead on Google's unified in-page web buy-flow. I led design and development of the REST API service providing a common buy-flow experience across key Google web properties such as Google Play, YouTube, Google Offers, and Google Drive. Branded as “Google Wallet for Digital Goods,” the product was used by external merchants such as Rovio and Kabam. Led subteams on R&D of innovative payments products.

The buy-flow

The purchase starts on the merchant page
Clicking pay starts up the merchant's own cart
Proceeding to payment transitions to the Google Wallet buy-flow for instrument selection
Instrument selected and ready to complete purchase