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Sr. Product Manager - Zettle in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom at PayPal

Date Posted: 1/3/2022

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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.

Zettle by PayPal is on a mission to help small businesses succeed in a world of giants. Tens of millions of small businesses worldwide are still being underserved by the traditional players. By giving small businesses the tools to get paid, sell smarter and grow, we’re empowering them to reach their full potential. As part of PayPal, we can reach tens of millions of merchants across the world with more of the affordable tools they need to thrive. Join us in putting an end to the ordinary way the world defines financial freedom. We are looking for a passionate and creative Product Manager for our Checkout team, with the mission to provide a simple, fast, and reliable in-store checkout experience to Zettle merchants.

As the Checkout product manager, you will work with your design and engineering counterparts to lead a cross functional team that builds and maintains Zettle checkout experience. You will own the roadmap and related dialogs with multiple internal stakeholders. You need to be a leader and a coach - inspiring, coordinative, structured and catalysing. At all times understanding and representing the team and your stakeholders - driving prioritization, creating clarity, and enabling efficient decision making is key.  

Success in this Role requires 

  • Drive for results and leading cross-functional teams 

  • Passion to seek a deep understanding of customer needs and turn that insight into a compelling vision and drivers to create solutions that solve important jobs for small businesses 

  • Identifying new opportunities based on research, industry trends and best practices and driving innovation 

  • Quantifying the opportunities by continually assessing the needs of the customer, market trends, competitive opportunities, and threats 

  • Creating and managing product roadmaps, prioritization, and constraints to ensure consistent execution of the product lifecycle process from concept to launch 

  • Defining the product and customer experience with high quality requirements / user stories.  

  • Helping the teams move forward swiftly through rigor, speed and transparency in decision-making and removing roadblocks 

  • Exceptional communication (spoken/written English) and presentation skills. Ability to speak fluently to engineers, UX designers, business people and partners.  

The skills that set you apart  

  • Experience working with financial services 

  • Experience with high-speed product and platform development in a growing organisation.  

  • Excellent analytical skills with strong technical understanding and experience with metrics-driven work.  


  • Extensive Product Management experience 

  • Strong execution skills to successfully drive cross functional teams in a matrix organization  

  • Demonstrated success in creating and delivering innovative products with user experience in mind 

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent experience with exposure to building/shipping technical products 


We’re all for equality for all.  

Tattoo artists. Dog groomers. Cake bakers. Jewellery makers. You name them - at Zettle - we help them. And to do that well, we need our people to be as unique and diverse as they are. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and together we uphold PayPal’s One Team Behaviour, striving to be a place where everyone can benefit from equal access to professional development, bring their whole self to work and most of all, feel like they belong.  

Bring your talent to our attention.  

Go on, hit apply and say hello! 

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