Senior Risk Analyst in Omaha at PayPal

Date Posted: 6/13/2019

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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 277 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.

Support decision making in Operations at the strategic and tactical level through insightful analysis of data. Engage with an internal "consulting" mindset to identify opportunities to improve/streamline Operations working collaboratively across SRS stakeholder groups as well as regional Ops teams.


- Build and maintain Capacity Planning models for global SRS Ops teams that support budgeting as well as medium term staffing/hiring plans

- Deliver incisive data driven assessments to maximize ROI in Operations

- Evaluate impact of new initiatives on Ops - new products, policy and/or process changes, systems etc

- Develop reporting capabilities around goals/KPIs that create transparency around business and operational performance

- Support ad hoc analytical needs and root cause assessments for Ops teams across different sites

- Help build essential critical thinking and analytical skills across Operations

Basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or 4+ years of relevant work experience
  • 2+ years experience in analytical roles

Preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s/Masters in a quantitative discipline
  • 3+ years of supporting Business/Operations from a reporting/analytics perspective
  • Proficiency in data processing tools (eg: SQL, Python)
  • Proficiency in data visualization capabilities (eg: Tableau)
  • Strong intellectual curiosity and problem solving ability
  • Proven ability to think strategically and apply sound business judgment
  • Effective stakeholder management and influencing skills in a cross-functional environment

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.



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