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Chief Product Owner in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 1/19/2019

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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 267 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.

As a Lead Technical Product Manager in the Consumer Risk team, you will be responsible for defining the long term strategy and leading various projects towards the end-state and in support of business objectives driven by either the risk team or our partner product managers driving new customer experiences.

The ideal candidate is driven by making an impact and can:

  • Understand and distill business objectives for projects impacting $100M+
  • Reconcile business objectives with end to end customer experiences for new products
  • Leverage data and business understanding to ensure new and existing products manage risk while giving our customers great experiences  
  • Partner with engineers, architects, project managers, business units and other product managers to evangelize the best solutions and facilitate execution across various stakeholders.
  • Get hands-on with data analysis and customer research to drive discovery and ensure the right problems are identified along with the most fitting solution
  • Define the strategy and multi-year roadmap for a broad set of domains impacting a common objective to ensure we take on the right projects and align our solutions towards a common end state
  • Act as a leader and mentor for other product managers

Job Description:

  • Define product requirements and lead successful execution of initiatives
  • Engage closely with engineering and architecture in Agile methodology to help determine the best technical implementation/design while balancing time-to-market needs.
  • Partner with cross-functional teams at PayPal and external partners to design, build, launch, and market new payment capabilities
  • Use A/B Testing, analytics, market research, usability studies, and competitive analysis to drive decision making
  • Define and proactively monitor key performance metrics to support and inform product decisions. Engage in problem solving with analytics to determine trends and root causes.
  • Partner with Customer Support teams in solving pain points for our users.
  • Partner with Legal, Privacy, and Compliance teams to ensure the products we deliver are within regulatory boundaries.
  • Define a product launch plan for your area, including identifying new opportunities as well as maintaining a rolling marketing roadmap of projects or iterations.
  • Mentor other product managers and consistently share and evangelize our strategies

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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