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Senior Product Manager in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 5/8/2020

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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 305 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 & Technology, China team is seeking Senior Product Manager roles whose charter shall require rich payment product development and management experiences. The Senior Product Manager shall be responsible for designing, implementing and iterating product functions to support China business growth together with architect, engineering, sales, marketing, legal/compliance etc. Knowledge on China payment market landscape and familiarity of China regulation on payment, especial-ly cross-border payment, would be preferable.

Job Requirements:

  • Clearly understand China Product Strategy, plan and implement product initiatives in line with it.
  • Perform market research, target segment research, competitive analysis to guide product design.
  • Partner with analytics and engineering to design and iterate product functions that could bring value to customers, and also provide simple and seamless customer experience.
  • Define and document product requirements. 
  • Review product performance and provide a continuous improvement path though leveraging industry standard tools and capabilities as well as building new ones. 
  • Walk through product vision and specification with engineering and architecture – review the technical solution.
  • Work closely with engineering, architecture and design teams throughout the software development lifecycle – be able to resolve open issues, answer product questions.
  • Work with quality engineering team to develop test plans and strategies to ensure product quality.
  • Collaborate with global cross-functional team to develop, market, and launch product for China.
  • Partner with legal and compliance teams to ensure the solutions we put out are compliant with relevant regional/country regulations, and legal and privacy guidelines.

Required Skills:

  • Solid product development and management experience, payment industry familiarity preferred
  • Customer-centric, passionate about designing and delivering great user experiences
  • Data driven, strong analytical ability and attention to details
  • Strong ability to juggle between strategy, execution and operational activities
  • Strong ability to ideate and innovate 
  • Self-driven, ability to thrive in fast-paced, high-growth, uncertain situations
  • Strong communications and negotiation skills
  • Strong collaboration skills
  • Ability to lead large cross-functional groups and drive results
  • Fluent English in both written and verbal

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. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at



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