Product Manager in Timonium at PayPal

Date Posted: 6/13/2018

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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 237 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 Product Manager will be responsible for managing PayPal Working Capital and integration into PayPal. The individual in this role will focus on developing new platforms and customer solutions to meet the needs of Small and Medium Businesses (SMB). Working in close partnership with the PayPal Credit Product teams, this individual will obsess about creating best-in-class scalable platforms while driving business growth through new enhancements to drive through compelling customer experiences for business lending.

Manage up to 2 agile scrum teams within the PayPal Credit delivery organization.
- Engage on a daily basis with other scrum team members including developers, QA engineers, Scrum Masters and APMs.
- Work directly with other product owners to help influence and deliver initiatives that require work to be completed with domains outside of credit to deliver business objectives.

- Deliver Results

- Define product requirements, work with the team and business partners to groom the backlog, prioritize work into sprints.

- Define problems and actively with development teams to create solutions to delight our customers.
- Maintain a clear vision of what is being delivered to the business
- Attend daily agile ceremonies
- Attend product demos 
- Participate in sprint and release planning events
- Communicate status of the teams that they represent
- Work with other teams to define Gives and Gets
- Participate/assist in End to End testing activities

- Previous experience as a Product Owner / Product Manager on a Scrum team
- Good problem solving skills
- Strong communication and presentation skills
- Solid knowledge of Payments, Credit or lending
- Working knowledge of Rally not required but a plus 
- Familiarity with PayPal products and offerings (Credit, Consumer, and Merchant)
- Strong Team Player

- Self Starter

Leadership Qualities :
Strategic Thinker : Proven ability define problems and develop solutions that drive business results. 
Customer Champion : Relentless focus on the customer and meeting customer need. Must implicitly understand what is necessary to create value for consumers. 
Results Driver : Results walks and everything else is just talk. Proven ability to develop against aggressive goals. Adept in setting clear expectations, communicating performance and reporting on results. 
Superior Relationship Leader : Excellent collaborator and relationship manager across all functions and levels. 
Excellent Communicator : Superior written and oral communication skills in front of all audiences, at all levels. 

Requirements :
Product Management with 6+ years experience in SaaS focused role. Financial and Payments companies preferred. 
Excellent business judgment and maturity. Knows and does what is best for the business. 
Comfortable and willingness to roll up his/her sleeves and dive deep into complex problems
He/she will influence product colleagues to drive intuitive, elegant end-to-end user experiences optimized to deliver new PayPal customers. 
Understanding of the financial services, financial tech and payments industry/ecosytem a plus. 
Comfort with ambiguity and constant change. Masterful ability to juggle and prioritize. 
Proactive self-starter that anticipates needs and is highly accountable

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.