Director, SEA Payments Product & Eng in Singapore at PayPal

Date Posted: 10/9/2018

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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 244 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.

• Managing and optimizing existing Payments Product & Engineering products for the South East Asia • Identifying potential new market payment opportunities • Managing and developing PayPal’s relationships with external payments partners (banks, processors, networks) • Working with the segment and sales & marketing teams, to support growth, and consulting on strategic elements that impact payments • Report directly to, and support, the Senior Director and Head of Payments - International Markets

  • Develop and execute payment strategy for the Asia and interact with a focus on developing new funding sources through developing alternative payment methods (APMs) and maximizing alternative payment functionalities for the PayPal wallet across the Asia region. This includes the high-level product design, the evaluation of competitive and regulatory issues as well as the assessment and integration of external partners.
  • Identify new payment related initiatives / opportunities that improve customer experiences in SEA markets
  • Support implementation of PayPal’s Visa/MasterCard branded in store card and token solutions in the SEA region
  • Develop business cases to support new payment initiatives / opportunities by analyzing existing data and researching new data
  • Manage local regulatory environment working closely with legal and government relations to ensure ongoing compliance for PayPal with ever evolving local market regulations and requirements.
  • Identify and engage with SEA banks to drive PayPal’s Retail Bank Partnership strategy through negotiation of closer integration with Chinese banks.
  • Optimize / expand existing product solutions, by analyzing product data, customer support feedback and competition information
  • Support cross functional teams like Product, Finance and Legal with payments platform expertise
  • Mange relationship with existing and new partners/vendors
  • Support sales & marketing teams, key segments (consumer, small business, mid-market and large enterprise), customer support teams on core payments related matters.
  • Act as core payments consultant to relevant South East Asia internet and payments organizations engaging on behalf of, and representing, PayPal
  • Represent PayPal on relevant local SEA payments bodies and forums
  • Optimize product usage, product build and pricing of existing products / partners
  • Develop strategy for leveraging evolving local market open banking (access to bank accounts) to improve the PayPal wallet customer experience

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