Director of Marketing Technology in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 11/11/2019

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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 286 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 the Director of Marketing Technology, you will lead the development products that aid customer growth, business expansion and automation. You and your team will arm the Marketing (as well as sales and other teams alike) with technologies that optimize and automate their experiences for inbound and outbound marketing. The team will own the Marketing Technology roadmap for Measurement, Decision, Data Aggregation and Distribution.

As the MarTech team leader, your responsibilities include:

  • Creating vision and prioritization for MarTech capabilities at PayPal and its subsidiaries including Venmo, iZettle, Xoom, Hyperwallet, Braintree (and others in time)
  • Collaborate with product and engineering teams to develop platform capabilities around Data, Decisioning, Distribution and Measurement domains
  • Create and refine use cases with detailed product requirements to articulate desired product features and functionality as well as technical specifications and user experience & design.
  • Drive leadership and collaboration of x-functional teams to drive agenda. Interact with executives in Enterprise Data Management, Platform Services, Enterprise Architecture, Global Data & Risk Sciences, Global Analytics, Consumer & Merchant Product
  • Monitoring impact of product features on merchant usage, merchant engagement, and other key metrics
  • Develop metrics and studies to quantify the value of different aspects of business processes and consumer behavior
  • Optimizing technology investment through clear tradeoffs between time-to-market and long term solutions
  • Translate analytic insights into concrete, actionable recommendations for business or product improvement • Troubleshooting product issues and answer product questions – be the product ‘expert’
  • Acting as a product evangelist to build awareness and understanding of your product and its features across the company
  • Strong analytical skills; creative and relentless problem solver
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to thrive in a matrix environment where success depends on a high degree of cross-functional collaboration
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Detail-oriented, unfazed by technical detail, committed to flawless execution
  • Team player; ability to interface and build relations at all levels internally and externally
  • Skilled at developing detailed product requirements, working closely with product development
  • 5+ years of experience working on platform products and applications
  • Ability to build products starting with the customer and data
  • BSCS, BSEE, BS in Statistics or similar degree required

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. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at



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