Sr. Director, PayPal Credit Products in Timonium at PayPal

Date Posted: 8/6/2018

Job Snapshot

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 244 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.

As the Sr. Director, PayPal Credit Products you will create the vision & product strategy and lead development & execution of the product enhancements/capabilities/features/functions across our global, Consumer facing product portfolio. Working closely with Product Solutions and regional leaders, you will build innovative products, develop features/capabilities, and create market-leading value propositions that differentiate PayPal Credit and deferred payment products across the globe. You will work closely with and in service of our Customer Experience, Design, Platform, and engineering teams to deliver a diverse and competitive product set.

You should be a thought leader in credit and deferred payments, comfortable setting direction and strategy across a wide range of constituencies, have experience leading a global initiative portfolio, and have consultative & relationship-building skills for use with partners both internal and external to PayPal.

This is a critically important role as PayPal Credit works to reimagine our relationship with Customers. This is an opportunity for the right person to create industry leading products on a global platform, ultimately shifting industry dynamics.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Synthesize and drive a 3-year product strategy, working closely with the leadership team, design, product solutions, and engineering to deliver a thorough plan that captures market opportunity
  • Deliver a product roadmap that fulfills on that vision, including prioritization, initiative sequencing, and launch of innovative products
  • Deliver products with innovative and market leading value propositions, capabilities, and features/functions
  • Work with business leaders and Product Solutions to identify and launch market/segment-specific products that capture local opportunities, increase Customer trust, and ensure compliance
  • Ensure that the scope, business case and success metrics for initiatives are well defined, understood and measured
  • Grow and manage a team of intellectually curious and high performing CPOs
  • Partner with customer experience, platform product managers, and engineering teams to rapidly deliver compliance and market ready products/ capabilities
  • Own 3rd party partner integration strategies & performance

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 10 year’s experience in product management and leadership, ideally in commerce, credit, or payments; Passion for delivering great products
  • Proven experience in setting vision/strategy and leading execution of complex, cross-functional initiatives
  • Thought leadership across several critical partnerships & constituencies: Product Solutions, Customer Engagement, Platform, PMO, Go-to-Market, and Engineering
  • Accomplished leadership of Product and Engineering teams across a dispersed geographical footprint
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a business discipline
  • Previous entrepreneurial experience or MBA is preferred

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.