Database Marketing Analyst in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 3/29/2018

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    San Jose
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    Database Marketing
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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 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.

The Marketing Database Analyst is responsible for running campaigns across multiple channels for PayPal’s Business Finance Solutions group. This marketing professional will facilitate decision making regarding the overall campaign plan, market segmentation and trigger management. He/she will be responsible for pulling targeted lists, setting up reporting cadences and read-outs to ensure timely action.

Proven ability to lead day-to-day marketing activities, design and develop a campaign execution plan, and execute on it while setting and meeting tight timelines.


  • At least 1-5 years of experience in marketing execution (or) campaign design and execution.
  • Experience in marketing analytics / digital marketing is strongly preferred, familiarity with web analytics is a bonus.
  • Strong ability to relate data to insight and to business decisions.
  • Hands-on data handling experience is a must.
  • Basic knowledge of statistics, design of experiments and A/B testing is preferred. Proficiency with statistical analysis tools (e.g., SAS, SPSS) is a plus.
  • SQL querying ability is a must, expert Excel / PowerPoint skills, PivotTables and basic understanding of data warehouse architecture are required.
  • Familiarity with Tableau / QlikView or any other data visualization software a plus.


  • A strong belief in the power of data and analysis to create actionable business decisions – a passion and a personal confidence for making this happen.
  • Ability to work individually on projects and lead projects with minimal guidance.
  • Strong interpersonal skills including ability to present insights and recommendations persuasively.
  • Skill and confidence in dealing with people at all levels of the organization are essential.
  • Intellectual curiosity, passion for problem-solving, and comfort with ambiguity.
  • High energy and a desire to work in a results-oriented, fast growth environment.
  • The ability to work effectively in a cross-functional environment.
  • Excellent time management skills.


Strong academic profile with an emphasis on quantitative coursework (e.g., degree in mathematics/statistics, computer science, economics, engineering).   MBA or equivalent 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.



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