PayPal Lead Product Manager, Data in San Jose, California

Lead Product Manager, Datain San Joseat PayPal

Date Posted: 7/20/2018

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  • Employee Type: Full-Time

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  • Experience: Not Specified

  • Date Posted: 7/20/2018

  • Job ID: R0030785

About Us


At PayPal, we believe that now is the time to democratize financial services so that moving and managing money is a right for all citizens, not just the affluent. We are driven by this purpose, and we uphold our cultural values of collaboration, innovation, wellness and inclusion as our guide for making decisions and conducting business every day. It is our duty and privilege to be customer champions and put those we serve at the center of everything we do.

We are one team that respects and values diversity of thought for everyone, everywhere, and we actively seek to create an energizing workplace that brings out the best in all of us. If you’re ready to shape the future of money, join the team at PayPal. We're proud to work here. You will be too.

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.

In this role you will get an opportunity to define, orchestrate and enable critical data transformation initiatives across multiple business partners all over PayPal delivering value through the power of data and data driven insights. You will work with leaders across different PayPal business units to understand and define business use cases and opportunities. The role will require you to understand what the key business drivers are, where there is potential to leverage internal, external, and innovative data/analytics, iterate quickly through proof-of-concepts to define the solutions, and work with delivery teams to deliver on the impact.

Given the high-profile nature of Data Transformation, this role offers regular visibility to senior management and the opportunity to materially impact PayPal’s business. It will also give your broad exposure across PayPal, you will develop a deep understanding of the business from end to end

  • Help set vision, prioritization, and roadmap for Data Transformation at PayPal

  • Evaluate potential business use cases and

  • Creatively structure data and analytics solutions leveraging latest and innovative data sources and visualization techniques

  • Work with vendors and other experts in the fields to bring in best-in-class data transformation techniques

  • Build consensus among cross-functional partners and influence decision making within executive-level audiences

Job Requirements

  • 10+ years of relevant strategy, product management and analytics experience

  • Experience in data visualization, design, and analytics is a plus

  • Superior analytic capabilities with strong insight and understanding of how a business operates.

  • Talent for synthesizing complex ideas and communicating them in a way others can easily understand (both verbally and via email/PowerPoint).

  • Versatile. Ability to thrive in a cross-functional environment while juggling multiple responsibilities.

  • Experience in high growth / payment industry desired, but not required

  • Highly accountable, with ability to independently lead and coordinate complex projects across multiple subject areas.

  • Must be proactive, resourceful, and demonstrate intellectual curiosity to anticipate business needs.

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.


Individuals seeking employment at PayPal are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation. You have the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us comply with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements.