BI & Analytics Manager in Timonium at PayPal

Date Posted: 3/18/2018

Job Snapshot

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 210 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.

Leader of a team to deliver some of the most impactful, Global and cross-functional BI and analytics solutions.

The Business Intelligence team supports PayPal’s executives by delivering world-class performance management solutions and analytics that provide insights on key business drivers, trends, and opportunities.  The team’s scope covers all of PayPal’s businesses globally, encompassing 200 million+ active accounts in more than 200 markets.  The Team is part of the Global Analytics and Insights Team, reporting up through the CFO organization.  

The Business Intelligence & Analytics- Consumer and Merchant Lead is a Manager role and is a high-impact, high-visibility position with exposure to PayPal’s senior leadership team across regions and functions.  The Manager will be responsible for leading a team that works on large scale projects aimed at driving business growth, efficiency and commonality.  The role requires strong strategic and analytical skills, and the ability to work with stakeholders across geographies, businesses and functions.  Additionally, the role requires the ability to drive change and innovation within the BI team, as the group’s scope and mandate expand.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Develop a deep understanding of PayPal’s business lines, products and geographies
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to identify key performance metrics and build executive-level dashboards and analyses to track the progress of PayPal’s businesses and high-priority initiatives
  • Perform deep-dives to identify challenges, opportunities and specific actions required
  • Lead a team of onshore and offshore data analysts to execute on large scale project

Job Requirements

  • 10+ years of experience in business intelligence, analytics, strategy or related functions
  • World-class analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience managing high-performing business intelligence or analytical teams
  • Experience managing senior level stakeholder, including strong influencing skills and the ability to navigate a global organization
  • Experience in Financial Services and Payments is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint; SQL, reporting tools (e.g. Tableau, Qlikview) and databases (Oracle, Teradata, Hadoop) highly desirable
  • Bachelor degree from a top tier institution. MBA/MS is a plus.

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.