Lead Product Manager


April 15, 2021

Who we are: 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 375 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 Description Summary: Lead Product Manager, Consumer Commerce
Job Description:
PayPal’s Consumer Payments team is hiring a product leader who’s passionate about our mission to democratize financial services for everyone, and building amazing products and delivering meaningful business results. We are seeking the best-of-the-best product leaders who demonstrate strategic leadership, deep customer empathy and showcase relentless pursuit of excellence.
If you have the drive, tenacity and grit to execute, measure, and move fast, then you’ll thrive in this role where you will work with a group of extremely passionate and talented engineers, designers, analysts and product managers. We are a highly customer-centric team and we believe deeply in doing our best work and innovating on behalf of our customers. This role demands growth mindset, extreme bias for action, and well-tuned product judgement.
What you’ll be doing:
  • Lead building the next generation of consumer commerce experiences to help our buyers and sellers globally connect and engage, creating economic opportunities for our global sellers
  • Formulate product strategy and create product roadmaps by marrying in-depth customer research and structured data analysis
  • Define, implement and evaluate metrics and goals to ensure successful outcomes for our customers and our business
  • Inspire the company with bold, delightful and game-changing ideas and test them iteratively across mobile and web platforms; drill into the test results and feed the learnings back into product development loop
  • Lead and collaborate with a highly diverse team of engineers, designers, analysts and rally the product development team and internal cross-functional partners towards achieving shared outcomes (OKRs)
  • Prioritize ruthlessly and focus on doing fewer things better and faster
  • Constantly look for opportunities to improve how we operate as a team so that we can “dream in years and ship in days;” be the change agent and evangelize best practices across the company

What you bring:
  • An undergraduate degree or equivalent. MBA or strong analytical background and fluency in data science and machine learning concepts are highly valued.
  • Great Product Sense: 8+ years of experience shipping consumer products that people crave and love.
  • Business Acumen: deep understanding of growth loop and network business models; strong track record of defining and driving initiatives to achieve product KPIs.
  • Growth Mindset: insatiable curiosity and openness to feedback
  • Customer empathy: you love talking to customers and getting to the why of everything
  • Get Stuff Done/Grit: you enjoy tackling challenging problems in a fast-paced environment.

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.