Program Manager in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 5/17/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    San Jose
  • Job Type:
    Program Management
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    Not Specified
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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.

A Program Manager to drive a significant program that enables major change within PayPal. Responsibilities include scope, planning, communication, risk management, program & project management for one or more projects or programs. The program manager will be active across all phases of project delivery from definition to deployment. Programs can span multiple teams, projects, geographic locations, time zones, deliverables, and involve complex technologies.
The right candidate will have the mindset to understand technology, Agile methodologies, change management, and organizational dynamics.

Responsibilities & Traits:

  • Develop, manage and communicate program scope, milestones, dependencies, signoffs, and risk mitigation across programs in a timely manner to appropriate levels and stake holders across geographic locations
  • Has attitude and habits that allow oneself to grow and contribute to programs in a meaningful and autonomous manner 
  • Initiates and maintains relationships with business & technology stakeholders who are primarily both managers and contributors in: architecture, engineering, agile coaching, program management, and design.
  • Monitor, measure and communicate progress to ensure targets meet or exceed goals
  • Lead deep dives on key initiatives through program with key team individuals
  • Ensure that resources are effectively allocated across releases

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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