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Data Analyst (Credit Strategy) in Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv District, Israel at PayPal

Date Posted: 1/12/2022

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Job Description

At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives. We’re a purpose-driven company, and our beliefs are the foundation of how we conduct business every day. We’re guided by our core values of Inclusion, Innovation, Collaboration, and Wellness. Collectively, these values inspire us to work together as One Team with our customers at the center of everything we do, and to take care of ourselves, each other, and the communities in which we live and work. We challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. Join us as we enable the hopes, dreams, and ambitions of millions of people around the world.

PayPal Working Capital Credit Risk Team is an innovative and exceptional team with a mission to design and constantly optimize PayPal's Working Capital decision strategy. It specializes in creating, driving, and executing initiatives to mitigate credit risk on the one hand, while improving the business performance and operation on the other hand. While leveraging PayPal’s cutting-edge technology and rich data environment, the team applies its strong analytical skills and thinking as well as creative problem-solving approach to address varied complex challenges, driving an immense impact on PayPal Working Capital performance, as well as on PayPal’s top and bottom line.

As part of your role you will

As a member of our team, you will play a key part in bringing our mission to life, including:

  • Develop and own, from end-to-end, data-driven risk decision strategies that improve our business and financial goals
  • Identify problems and build novel solutions to optimize performance and minimize risk & loss
  • Measure, monitor and analyze strategy & portfolio performance against our KPIs, goals and the changing environment
  • Identify key business levers, establish cause & effect, perform analyses, and communicate key findings to various stakeholders to facilitate data driven decision-making
  • Lead or participate in varied projects that utilizes PayPal’s rich data environment and cutting-edge technology to address complex challenges
  • Plan and execute processes from start to finish, in collaboration with a wide variety of partners and stakeholders across the company

We are looking for a team player with a collaborative approach, who has a strong sense of ownership, and a strong drive to learn, contribute and impact. An analytical thinker with sharp data analysis skills, a solid business understanding, with high motivation and problem-solving approach. The ideal candidate would have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or above in one of the following: Economics, Finance, Engineering, Exact Sciences, etc.
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience in relevant positions: product/data analyst, delivery of ad hoc analytics, BI, predictive models
  • Technical orientation; Experience in SQL / Python
  • Demonstrated experience, familiarity and ease with handling large data sets
  • Problem solver, team player, creative-thinker, fast learner, highly motivated
  • Ability to translate complex problems into simpler terms, and effectively influence both peers and senior leadership
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills
  • An advantage: experience in an online payments or e-commerce company, or in the credit or risk domain

About you

We know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates. Please don't hesitate to apply.

For more than 20 years, PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 400 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways. 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.

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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