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Technical Product Manager in Shanghai at PayPal

Date Posted: 11/7/2020

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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.

Global Data Sciences (GDS) is the largest group in PayPal’s Strategy, Data and Growth organization. GDS is in charge of implementing unique, best-of-breed fraud-detection algorithms using cutting-edge technologies, and delivering systems which are highly available, scalable, distributed, and process data at web scale to aid in detecting and preventing all forms of fraud and risk affecting the PayPal $300B payments network. We are looking for Technical product managers to help innovate and execute product initiatives from an ideation to release. As a Product Manager you will work with teams of engineers, designers and Data scientists to define state-of-the-art, large scale Infrastructures and Tools. This is a unique opportunity to join ART Architecture and Product team. If you are passionate about building user centric products – you should come work with us.


  • Lead products lifecycle from ideation through technical development, and launch.
  • Define product scope, capabilities, KPI’s
  • Build and maintain a product backlog and roadmap.
  • Lead project management including managing development sprints and backlog prioritization.
  • Work closely with designers to design the UX of new/existing products.
  • Work with Engineering and Data Science teams from requirements to successful delivery of features and capabilities
  • Collaborate with engineers and data scientists to determine customer and business needs.
  • Design, coordinate and execute pilots, prototypes or proof of concepts to evalue new technologies and frameworks

Job Requirements

  • 2+ years experience as a technical Product manager 
  • Demonstrated successful record in defining product vision, strategy and roadmap
  • Technologically savvy. 
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills – written and verbal
  • Innovative, entrepreneurial, ability to multi-task
  • Ability to push ideas and influence decision making in a collaborative manner
  • Experience designing simple and intuitive user interfaces 
  • Highly motivated, goal driven, Can-do approach, curious and open minded

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