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UI/UX Product Manager in Vancouver - Howe Street at PayPal

Date Posted: 2/14/2020

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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.

We are looking for an individual who can bring our products to the next level and knows how to deliver great User Experiences. The ideal candidate carefully analyzes the needs of our clients and stakeholders, has a broad and sound technical knowledge and good understanding of agile software development. You will focus on building the tools that our clients require to take full advantage of our global payment capabilities. With your technical expertise, you will influence the short and long-term strategy of our Products. You identify new features, improvements and opportunities and you maintain a prioritized backlog. You define the scope, oversee execution and ensure that we are prepared to successfully launch. This role is highly visible, interacting with Software Developers, Architects and peers and networking within the PayPal organization. Attention to detail, the ability to clearly communicate complex concepts and a knack for generating practical, actionable insights are a must. The primary responsibilities are outlined below; this list should be viewed as a starting point, as the position will evolve and grow according to the successful candidate’s interests and aptitude.

Responsibilities:

  • Create requirements for great user experiences.
  • Translate business requirements and user needs into tangible interaction design through detailed user flows, wireframes, and prototypes.
  • Oversee, and have accountability for the successful completion of assigned projects.
  • Take an ownership role in maintaining a prioritized backlog of outstanding issues and new features.
  • Work with a team in the agile software development cycle from story grooming through delivery, functional testing and retrospectives.
  • Collaborate with architects and engineers to present the vision, explain requirements, and to ensure technical feasibility.
  • Define and document new requirements, needs, and features within Confluence in the form of Use Cases, UML and other relevant structured requirements documentation.

Requirements:

  • A post-secondary degree, in computer science, engineering or equivalent work experience.
  • 8 years of work experience in Software Development and/or Product Management.
  • Must have knowledge and interest in current software development trends, mobile technologies and APIs.
  • Familiarity with accessibility guidelines and standards.

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 paypalglobaltalentacquisition@paypal.com.

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