Senior Product Manager in Chennai at PayPal

Date Posted: 6/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Chennai
  • Job Type:
    Product Management
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/23/2018
  • Job ID:
    R0032686

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.

PayPal India is a key growth market for PayPal. We are looking for a talented, ambitious, versatile and self-motivated Product Manager to own and drive Payment capabilities with a focus on creating world-class Payments product and scale in India domestic market. If you are eager to shape the future of payments whether it is on web, mobile, or other devices and have a proven track record of excellence, we have a role for you to make a difference.

In this role you will be part of developing world-class Payments capabilities that define the way people pay and get paid in India.

As Senior Product Manager, your job responsibilities would include:

  • Develop exicitng and competing payments capabilities & defining roadmap
  • Champion product vision to executive management and drive relevance to India market.
  • Developing platform capabilities that will deliver value to target segments and drive consumer engagement for PayPal
  • Collaborating closely with Business unit, other product managers, technical architects, engineers and other cross-functional stakeholders, to ensure that the product capabilities deliver against business objectives
  • Creating detailed product requirements to articulate desired End to End product features and functionality to technical, partner product teams, and other cross-functional teams
  • Collaborating cross-organizationally with customer support, operations, legal, compliance, risk management, engineering, user experience, QA and other functional areas, to ensure alignment with related go-to-market activities 
  • Ensuring cross-functional product team execution (with Project Manager and Engineering Manager), meeting project milestone dates, driving decisions across teams and escalating appropriately 
  • Driving the development of the long-term payments product platform with focus on emerging markets
  • Optimizing technology investment through clear tradeoffs between time-to-market and long-term solutions
  • Troubleshooting product issues and answer product questions – be the product ‘expert’
  • Acting as a product evangelist to build awareness and understanding of your product and its features across the company
  • Manage risk, drive business results, and deliver compelling capabilities to drive world class products
  • Build trust and effective relationships with peers and provides leadership across the division, product, and/or partner ecosystem that contributes to and encourages a positive working environment despite constant change and/or major project discontinuities.

Job Requirements 

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrate deep understanding of the larger ecosystems, industry trend, technology development and evolving customer needs. Strong analytical skills; creative and relentless problem solver
  • Developed multi year visions for product aligned with business strategies
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to thrive in a matrix environment where success depends on a high degree of cross-functional collaboration
  • Strong ability to translate product needs to technology and understand technology
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Detail-oriented, unfazed by technical detail, committed to flawless execution
  • Team player; ability to interface and build relations at all levels internally and externally
  • Skilled at developing detailed product requirements, working closely with product development
  • Demonstrate ability for data driven decision making
  • 10+ years of overall industry experience
  • 5+ years of background required building products or platform.
  • 4+ years of experience working on customer facing products
  • 5+ years of experience in high-tech industry
  • Bachelor’s required, MBA or MS preferred

Desired Skills:


  • Track record of creating payment product capabilities.
  • Track record of working on complex initiatives  
  • Skilled at managing a product through all phases of the product lifecycle: understanding market needs, understanding go-to-market activities, own key product metrics post-launch.

In return we offer the candidate a great place to work where innovative ideas come to market quickly, you have the pride to associate yourself with some of the breakthrough ideas in the industry, to interact and work with a small group of highly energetic, passionate and smart people. With great attitude and results you will have an unstoppable career with this group. We work hard and play hard and we expect the right candidate to be able to have fun and enjoy work with passion and commitment to turn the best ideas into product quickly


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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