Senior Risk Analyst in Shanghai at PayPal

Date Posted: 5/26/2019

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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 277 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.

This role offers a unique opportunity to develop automated tools that allow the risk service community to monitor KPI trends, track performance of initiatives, and generate leads for investigating business trends. This team is also responsible for planning which involves target setting and progress updates.

Primary job responsibility

  • Develop automated reports leveraging the BI tools to provide the KPIs tracking and communicate the read out on a regular basis.
  • Generate the insights to support Consumer Risk Service strategic planning i.e. target setting and initiatives planning.
  • Develop the robust analytical platform to support various needs from different CRS E2E teams.
  • Partner with the CRS E2E team to understand their needs and define solutions specifically around Consumer Risk analytics.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience analyzing very large, complex, multi-dimensional data sets.

  • Fluent in SAS, SQL and relational database such as Oracle and Teradata.

  • Experience in report analysis and development using business intelligence tools such Tableau, High Charts etc.

  • Excellent communication skill (Fluency in written/spoken English).

  • Strong team player with high aptitude, problem solving skills.  

  • Experience in Python is a plus.

Basic qualification:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative or engineering field with 4+ year professional work experience in a relevant field. Or Master’s degree with 2+ year profession experience.
  • Industry experience in payments, e-commerce, or financial services is a strong plus
  • Fluent in English.

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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