Talent Acquisition Intern in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 3/21/2018

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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 210 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 is actively seeking to hire a Talent Acquisition Intern to identify and assess underrepresented talent. PayPal Sourcers work closely with our Recruiters and Hiring Managers as they develop and execute strategies to locate and attract candidates to PayPal.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for helping establish diverse applicant pools through strong pipeline development strategies and strong communication skills.

You will:

  • Work closely with Recruiters, Sourcers, Hiring Managers, and our Inclusion & Diversity Lead to understand technical and non-technical requirements of various roles.
  • Proactively build underrepresented talent pipelines through referral generation, online sourcing, events, and sourcing campaigns 
  • Have the opportunity to analyze organizational requirements to design a process to increase the efficacy and efficiency of how we source and attract candidates who will thrive at PayPal and add to our inclusive culture.
  • The ability to synthesize multiple data points and connect the dots in order to distill key insights and design and deliver solutions that match stated outcomes
  • Screen resumes and interview candidates 
  • Consistently maintain and track pipeline activity to share with Hiring Managers and Recruiters 
  • Recommend creative and results-oriented ideas to cultivate a diverse pipeline

You have:

  • A current status as pursuing your Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree or MBA degree in HR Management or related.   
  • An understanding and appetite to learn about the opportunities and challenges in building a diverse talent pool and the tenacity to overcome obstacles and challenges 
  • Technology comprehension to leverage our Applicant Tracking System and other sourcing tools (LI Recruiter, Boolean search, etc.) to establish and maintain candidate pipeline 
  • Passion for learning strategies to drive the engagement of passive diverse candidates 
  • Aptitude to use data and metrics as a means to advise partners and make recommendations 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, a team-oriented approach, and a desire to learn

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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