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Senior Data Scientist - Venmo in Guatemala, Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala at PayPal

Date Posted: 6/13/2022

Job Snapshot

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 are looking for an experienced IC to join our team to lead product analytics of new Venmo commerce products leveraging the power of data.

You will:

  • Help the Venmo team to launch, measure, and scale new commerce products
  • Identify growth opportunities through deep dive analyses leveraging our rich datasets of user behavioral and transactional data
  • Translate ambiguous, unstructured business problems into actionable data-driven analyses
  • Size potential impact of new ideas and help prioritizing product roadmaps based on impact
  • Bring clarity to the performance of our key metrics and flows through well designed dashboards and reports
  • Act as thought partner to our product team and lead cross-functional projects (partner teams include product, engineering, design, user research, finance, machine learning, marketing, compliance, risk, customer service/operations)

You have:

  • B.S. in a quantitative field (math, statistics, computer science, or similar STEM fields), advanced degrees a plus
  • 1+ year of data science, analytics, or consulting experience
  • Experience influencing product strategy through analyses and data-centric presentations
  • Understanding of statistics (e.g. hypothesis testing, statistical inference, regression), experience designing and evaluating complex experiments a plus
  • Experience with at least one querying language (e.g. SQL) and one scripting language (e.g. Python), comfortable with working with large, complex, and potentially messy datasets
  • Strong interpersonal and project management skills, ability to lead cross-functionally
  • Experience with visualization tools such as Tableau a plus, experience with building machine learning models a plus

Our Benefits:

At PayPal, we’re committed to building an equitable and inclusive global economy. And we can’t do this without our most important asset—you. That’s why we offer benefits to help you thrive in every stage of life. We champion your financial, physical, and mental health by offering valuable benefits and resources to help you care for the whole you.

We have great benefits including a flexible work environment, employee shares options, health and life insurance and more. To learn more about our benefits please visit

Who We Are:

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PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution for more than 20 years. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, the PayPal platform is empowering more than 400 million consumers and merchants in more than 200 markets to join and thrive in the global economy. For more information, visit

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

As part of PayPal’s commitment to employees’ health and safety, we have established in-office Covid-19 protocols and requirements, based on expert guidance. Depending on location, this might include a Covid-19 vaccination requirement for any employee whose role requires them to work onsite. Employees may request reasonable accommodation based on a medical condition or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.