PayPal Product Owner in San Jose, California

Product Ownerin San Joseat PayPal

Date Posted: 6/20/2018

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  • Employee Type: Full-Time

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  • Experience: Not Specified

  • Date Posted: 6/20/2018

  • Job ID: R0033288

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 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.

Looking for a meaningful career that lets you define “New Money”? Want to guarantee that tomorrow’s global economy is safer, simpler and more powerful than today’s? Paypal is defining the future of money, payments and commerce in a reimagined and inclusive financial world. On PayPal’s Trust, Safety & Fraud team, you’ll work with world-class analysts and engineers to protect users, eradicate fraud, and create commerce that knows no borders.

We are looking for passionate, data-driven decision makers who can mine data, evangelize insights drawn from the data analysis and work with engineering to build a world-class Risk management platform.

Primary responsibilities will include:

(1) Integration and Platform Capabilities

  • Understand Integration needs (internal systems and external 3rdParty) for various marketplace initiatives

  • Be able to assimilate and synthesize the needs of Risk Management and Analytics into a core set of common Platform Capabilities and services. Define a platform integration strategy/roadmap identifying and prioritizing new opportunities.

  • Own the entire product line life cycle from inception, strategic planning, delivery to live launch, post launch tracking and ongoing product management, enhancement, and development

  • Develop business and product requirement documents to meet product strategies

(2) Collaboration

  • Work with the other Risk Product managers, policy and analytic Groups across the globe to help them understand services capabilities and enable them to build or leverage existing Solutions.

  • Consult with other groups within the Risk Organization to decipher sources of risk and loss and find solutions

  • Collaborate with other product managers and business owners to define the business goals and metrics

(3) Communication

  • Lead project teams of engineers, and designers to ensure that the product solution delivers to requirements and meets business needs

  • Present business case, product roadmaps, and strategies to key stakeholders and executives

(4) Analytical Thinking

  • Analyze data using data and visualization tools to come up with product insights and customer need based prioritization of features

  • Hands on experience in data analysis is required

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.