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MLA Associate Analyst in Shanghai at PayPal

Date Posted: 3/15/2019

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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.

Scope of Position: As a member of the Merchant Live Analytics Team, you will be responsible to act as a subject matter expert for Seller Risk segments (Micro, Business and Commercial) and to interact with different levels of partners and leadership to provide data driven solutions and visual infights for our business and customers that support the SRS strategy and goals. You will provide E2E quantitative and qualitative reviews on: fraud trends, large losses, executive escalations, root cause analysis, process improvements, test and learns, and risk indicator effectiveness to prevent loss and enable merchant business and improve customer using experience.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Ability to provide qualitative and quantitative assessments on seller risk loss & experience areas including trends, tagging, model evaluation, process mapping/automation, EE etc.
  • Review seller risk leads, system anomalies and process relative issues (business generated/self-identified)
  • Conduct complex proactive E2E reviews based on risk indicators, complete root cause analyses, prevent loss and enable business
  • Act as SME for Seller Risk (Micro, Business and Commercial Segmentations)
  • Partner with key stakeholders for educating, coaching and enhancing risk detections, reporting and analytics

Core Requirements:

  Holistic Review:

  • Good problem solving & decision making skill
  • Fluent communication & presentation skill
  • Think E2E understand the Merchant Lift Cycle
  • Connect the dots of the “merchant story” to understand the big picture
  • Wear several “hats” – Risk, Relationship manager, Sales, Negotiator, and Investigator

Balanced Approach:

  • Credit and fraud; On and off PayPal; Risk aspects and Merchant experience
  • Industry risk idiosyncrasies
  • Global awareness via process alignment and economy implications
  • Data analyst relative experience is a plus
  • Proficient with data analytics tools like SQL/MicroStrategy/SAS .etc. is a plus

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ year experience preferred in one or more of the following areas: Customer Support, Financial Services, Fraud Investigation, Credit Risk, Transaction Processing, or Chargeback Processing
  • Proven customer communication experience (E-mail & Phone)
  • Fluent in English and Regional Language

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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