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Lead Product Manager in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 4/8/2021

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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 375 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

The Compliance Platform team is seeking an experienced Platform Product Manager who is passionate about solving customer problems and creating experiences that are elegant and effective to drive the next generation of the Compliance Platform.

You are customer-centric, continuously demonstrate strategic & analytical abilities and are laser-focused on executing at scale. In this role, you partner with diverse cross-functional teams to lead, execute and deliver results. You must have the ability to succeed in a matrix environment, where success is dependent on your ability to collaborate with cross-functional partners in a positive, productive and transparent way.

The individual will be a horizontal leader who will work with several functional experts to outline the platform as a product, obsessing about platform foundations and integrity, platform adoption via APIs, adoption tools and documentation for 1st, 2nd and even 3rd party users and hyper-focus on usage via monitoring and dashboards.

The individual will:

  • Define Platform as a Product for the Compliance Platform
  • Outline the fundamentals of a platform product for continued quality, stability, scalability and global viability
  • Define standardized integration patterns and own supporting tools & documentation
  • Ensure deep instrumentation and establish monitoring dashboards
  • Ensure platform adoption and usage in a data-driven manner
  • Work closely across  Compliance, Information Security, Policy, Operations, Privacy Legal, Product Legal and Development and Infrastructure to ensure complete solutions are architected to cover Business needs and requirements

Key Requirements

  • Demonstrated track record of developing creative solutions in product, process or policy that delivered business results.
  • Demonstrated track record of developing highly adopted platforms that scale globally
  • Strong attention to detail including precise and effective customer communications and proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously.
  • Proven analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and develop business cases.
  • Superior verbal and written communications skills.
  • Skilled at working with cross functional groups and matrix organizations in multiple geographies to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Thrives in an environment of continuous change and complexity- can drive quality insights and deliver high impact projects.
  • “Can do” attitude, team player, fun, energetic personality, works well under pressure.
  • 10+ years of experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher, MBA preferred
  • Some travel required

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at



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