PayPal

Sr Product Manager 1 - Technical

PayPal

September 15, 2021


Who we are: At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives. We’re a purpose-driven company, and our beliefs are the foundation of how we conduct business every day. We’re guided by our core values of Inclusion, Innovation, Collaboration, and Wellness. Collectively, these values inspire us to work together as One Team with our customers at the center of everything we do, and to take care of ourselves, each other, and the communities in which we live and work. We challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. Join us as we enable the hopes, dreams, and ambitions of millions of people around the world.
Job Description Summary: 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. At PayPal Credit, we develop technologies to allow people and businesses to easily finance their everyday purchases. With us, you’ll work on the implementing distributed systems powering the world’s largest e-commerce and payments websites at a scale few companies can match.
Job Description:
Driven by a desire to create repeatable, efficient, stabile technical platforms, the Senior Product Manager is a customer champion for not only the clients of the platform, but the end users of the products that use the platform. As a core participant of an agile team within the credit platform, you are vital to the ongoing velocity and evolution of the team by building the vision, excitement about what the user needs, and the impact this will make on the user and company. In addition to producing well written user stories and acceptance criteria you will be defining and providing context to the team with the goal of having the team being part of the solution. The product manager will be available for the team to answer questions, work with developers to address technical challenges, align on priorities, and explain and/or change requirements based on new information from the developers. You will also review the results of the work to confirm it meets the end user's needs and is measurable against the KPIs.
In this role, you'll work alongside the best and the brightest engineering talent in the industry. You need to be dynamic, collaborative, and curious as we improve existing products and build the platform powering the top growth opportunity in PayPal.
Responsibilities
  • Manage, design, and build world-class credit products and solutions for the customers/users of the credit platform.
  • Define and articulate through narratives, presentations, and documentation the vision and direction of their product.
  • Responsible for the performance of their product and the KPIs related to it.
  • Identify opportunities to improve their product and define the expected outcomes
  • Work closely with multi-functional areas across PayPal and different regions, including business and marketing partners, legal, compliance and risk.
  • Work closely with developments team in an agile environment.
  • Manage backlogs and roadmaps, writing stories, and other typical agile processes and ceremonies

Job Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business and/or Computer Science
  • Solid understanding of consumer and business lending products particularly installment-based products is a bonus
  • Strong communication skills (written, verbal and presentation)
  • Ability to work with a wide range of functions ranging from business experts to developers
  • Delivering high quality platform products that meet customer needs

For more than 20 years, PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 400 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways. 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.
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.