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Product Manager in Chennai at PayPal

Date Posted: 11/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Chennai
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/28/2018
  • Job ID:
    R0039204

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 254 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.

PayPal Product Managers are the leaders at the center of the storm who work with engineering, user experience, finance, and business partners to launch the best payment products in the industry, across the globe. An SMB Commerce product manager is an experienced professional who identifies customers’ needs, finds innovative solutions, and leads cross-functional teams through execution and business impact. As an SMB Commerce product manager for our Shipping and Tracking solution, you will be continuously improving how we help our merchants fulfill their orders for customers around the globe. This is a high complexity initiative, involving 3rd party commercial partnerships and driving internal platform change. If you want to lead a team that delivers results for PayPal and our customers and build deep relationships with many teams across the company, this is the place for you! 

As a Product Manager, the expectations of the role include:
•    Customer and market focus. Engage with PayPal customers and regions globally to understand business needs and priorities from both a segment and market perspective. Identify alternative means to extend the product’s global reach through partners and developers.
•    Independent thinker. Understand the needs of our customers, internal constituents and develop a practical path to achieving the product’s goals.
•    Strong collaborator. Be proactive and engage colleagues across organizational boundaries to clarify the vision and articulate a practical path to make it real.
•    Technical competence. Be able to partner with engineering to understand the technical implications of what you are building, propose alternatives, challenge the scalability and reusability. 
•    Team leadership. Oversee all aspects of the agile team’s deliverables by working iteratively with cross-functional teams across the PayPal product/business organizations, engineering, quality assurance, integration and project management.

Responsibilities
Customer and market focus.  Understand the needs of our customers both from a segment and market perspective.
•    Strong appreciation and conviction for how your work fits into the big picture
•    Balance both inward and outward focus; strategy, customer and execution
•    Conduct market and customer research to understand how PayPal customers use our products and what additional capabilities to address
•    Develop a keen understanding of the activities merchants and buyers perform on a day to day basis on PayPal and ensure that these activities are easy to perform
•    Develop merchant, consumer, and competitive insights

Independent thinker.  Translate how company-wide priorities align with the Invoicing product roadmap
•    Understand the needs of our customers, internal constituents and develop a practical path to achieving the product’s goals
•    Create product roadmap, evangelize roadmap to partners, monitor roadmap implementation progress, and deliver roadmap

Strong collaborator. Lead collaboration across the organizations and partner to ensure alignment with related go-to-market activities
•    Influence and evangelize to the larger organization to drive urgent execution
•    Work with colleagues across multiple functions to clarify the vision and articulate plan to deliver
•    Conduct roadmap review sessions to ensure that the cross functional plans are in line with the product roadmap
•    Conduct reviews with key partners and customers on progress and plans

Technical competence.  Ensure cross-functional product team execution, meeting project milestone dates, driving decisions across teams and escalating appropriately
•    Determine the technical implications of what you are building, propose alternatives, challenge the scalability and reusability
•    Make tradeoffs between new feature and tech debt development
•    Document use cases and detailed user stories to articulate desired product features and functionality to technical, user experience & design, and other cross-functional teams
•    Monitor impact of product features on revenue conversion, merchant engagement, and other key metrics

Team leadership.  Oversee aspect of the agile team’s deliverables by working iteratively with cross-functional teams across the PayPal product/business organizations, engineering, quality assurance, integration and project management
•    Contribute to the development of the long-term product strategy
•    Manage a prioritized roadmap to address needs and accelerate growth
•    Continuously monitor how new product features and improvements affect merchants as well as consumers


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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