PayPal MTS 1, Business Systems Analyst in San Jose, California
MTS 1, Business Systems Analystin San Joseat PayPal
Date Posted: 6/13/2018
Employee Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Date Posted: 6/13/2018
Job ID: R0033933
HELP US REIMAGINE MONEY.
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.
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 237 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.
Job Title: MTS1, Business Systems Analyst
The person we are seeking must be self-motivated and have proven experience influencing, communicating and interacting effectively across all levels of the company, from individual business unit managers to executive management. He or she should have proven ability to build relationships/partnerships and work cross-functionally to drive key decisions and time sensitive deliverables.
Leverage Objective & Key Results (OKR) framework to identify business, product metrics and monitor the performance through dashboards and ad hoc analysis
Develop, automate, and maintain dashboards using Tableau and ensure timeliness and accuracy of metrics in the dashboards.
Analyze and communicate key insights for existing projects. Be a thought leader and subject matter expert for specific analytics-driven business problems.
Communicate business findings and strategic recommendations to senior management. Drive the implementation of Analytics Platforms that connect data systems and Business Intelligence systems.
Be able to construct an analysis around a specific business question, write up a clear, useable project plan, and execute with minimal guidance.
Should be able to manage projects independent till the very end and then measure their impact
Understanding key enterprise tables and is able to extract critical business metrics
Has good working knowledge of how multiple technology domains interact to create end-to-end system and how to partition the system into those technology domains (E.g. – understanding the backend service development (a technology domain) with context in web interfaces data storage (other technology domains)
Be able to roll up your sleeves and work with large quantities of data by using SQL, SAS or other data and statistical tools. Experience building financial models and scenario planning is a plus.
8-10 years of relevant work experience in analyzing large, multi-dimensional data sets and synthesizing data insights into actionable recommendations
Data driven mindset with degree in a quantitative discipline such as Computer Science, Statistics or Mathematics; Masters or MBA preferred
Fluent in SQL and Excel; experience with a statistical programming language (e.g., R, Python), visualization tools such as Tableau or Qlikview, and/or web analytics tools (e.g., Adobe Omniture, Google Analytics) preferred
Advanced Tableau, Advanced Microsoft Excel and SQL knowledge; experience with Microstrategy, Einstein Analytics, Salesforce.com reporting an advantage
Where appropriate, is able to learn and leverage statistical/predictive tools such as R, SAS, etc. and able to communicate/translate statistical insights into actionable recommendations
Good understanding of instrumentation and able to coordinate with partners on requirements
Ability to identify and pursue new improvement opportunities in line with business plans
Presentation skills with the ability to interact with technical and non-technical groups.
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills to influence cross-functional teams. Demonstrated ability to effectively establish and maintain working relationships with all levels of the organization
Prior experience in building, developing, leading and retaining high performance teams 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.
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.