PayPal Senior Risk Analyst in Shanghai, China

Senior Risk Analystin Shanghaiat PayPal

Date Posted: 2/27/2018

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  • Employee Type: Full-Time

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  • Experience: Not Specified

  • Date Posted: 2/27/2018

  • Job ID: R0026369

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 210 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.

This role offers a unique opportunity to innovate and improve PayPal’s fraud prevention and detection technologies.

Design, develop and maintain data-driven solutions for PayPal consumer risk service. Makes sound decisions that balance risk, user experience and financial performance.

Identify and address problems and issues during normal course of work and respond to risk mitigation needs quickly to solve issues with minimum guidance.

Develop and automate tracking functionality that monitors volume and solution efficacy. Regularly evaluate and communicate performance of analytical solutions to management.

Exercise judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results on matters of significance to the business.

Support the team in deriving strategic insights from large amount of data. Conduct interactions with Senior Management for the provision of data-driven analytical skill on the business.

Job Requirements:

Strong in analytics and problem solving. Experienced with predicative modeling, data mining and analytical tool. Proficient with SQL, SAS, and etc.

Proven experience in employing analytics solution on real world problems.

Good business sense and logical thinking. Ability to synthesize information and generalize the pattern.

Collaborate with multiple team inside risk as well as with business team to understand the needs of risk management.

Proven ability to work independently and proficiently on well-defined projects; Focuses primarily on how to achieve overall business objectives of a project with speed and quality

Effective inter-personal skills. Manager relationship with key partners. Able to collaborate with remote teams effectively.

Skilled in Presenting – can effectively communicate in large or small group settings.

Basic qualification:

Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative or engineering field with 4+ year professional work experience in a relevant field. Or Master’s degree with 2+ year profession experience.

Industry experience in payments, e-commerce, or financial services is a strong plus

Fluent in English.

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.