Sr. Product Manager - Growth


April 7, 2021

Scottsdale, AZ 85258, US

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: The PayPal branded experience team, which is the core payment business at PayPal, is looking for a highly motivated product manager with a proven track record and experience in launching successful consumer products at scale. We’re looking for someone with a strong analytical background who can identify market trends, analyze data and deeply understand consumer behaviour, to develop customer-centric solutions. You should be able to collaborate with your cross functional counterparts and drive growth throughout the lifecycle of the product. If you are eager to shape the future of commerce globally, whether it is web or mobile and have a proven track record of launching successful products at scale, we have a role for you to make a difference.
Job Description:

  • Understand PayPal’s strategic and competitive position to distill and contribute to product strategy that informs product development

  • Work with analytics partners to analyze data and develop actionable insights for the core team and to craft product roadmaps based on the insights.

  • Use A/B Testing, analytics, market research, usability studies and competitive analysis to drive product decision making.

  • Lead in a highly cross functional organization with multiple stakeholders – Engineering, Risk, Legal, UED to execute on your product roadmap and deliver up to spec products.

  • Work with an agile scrum team to define detailed requirements, write user stories and prioritize the backlog

  • Drive product development with an iterative approach to continually build, release, and improve end to end solutions

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of product management experience with a focus on consumer internet products. Prior payments experience preferred.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Business or other equivalent degree. MBA preferred but not required.

  • Relevant experience developing high-quality customer facing products, technologies or platforms with proven ability to consistently deliver up to spec products

  • Strong product thinking, ability to advocate for the best customer experience and continually make prioritization decisions to focus on the best value the team can deliver for customers

  • Highly comfortable with data and making data-backed product decisions

  • Ability to translate product needs into technical requirements, understand technology dependencies, and discuss technical trade-offs

  • Strong collaboration skills, able to drive and influence complex decision-making with various stakeholder groups and build consensus

  • Robust problem-solving ability, breaking down complex challenges to find solutions

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.
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