PayPal Product Manager Understand Team in Stockholm, Sweden
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 305 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.
The iZettle product team is world-renowned for impeccable products that are used and loved by hundreds of thousands of merchants. We live and breathe for our customers and - by always striving to improve usability, functionality and simplicity - we create the unequivocally best experience for small business merchants.
We now offer a seat at our table, a chance to impact the lives of many and democratize business tools for the ones who dare to challenge the now and embrace the future. This role will own the strategy for our insights and reporting solutions for merchants.
As the Insights PM, you will be a member of the product team working with Seller experiences that oversees all the key retention and engagement initiatives within our core product (iZettle Go). You will lead a cross functional team of engineers, designers and QA (Understand Team). And you will need to use your influence skills to impact the roadmap of other teams.
Know your user: Understanding the desires of the iZettle users, build use cases around those desires and translate those use cases into product definitions and prioritised backlogs.
Execute on strategy & tactics: Deep understanding of iZettle’s mission and strategies, manage product vision for the cross-functional team, set qualitative objectives and quantitative goals.
Operative team leader: Lead cross-functional product teams hands-on and drive product development with a team of engineers, designers and potentially other stakeholders.
Owning the backlog: Know the value and the order of the backlog - and handle stakeholders. Define, monitor and analyze metrics for existing and upcoming products and features - feed learnings back into product development process (with help of analytics). Adjust course based on qualitative and quantitative feedback.
Owning the methods: Conceptualize test plans and communicate learnings back into the product team. Integrate usability studies, design input, research and market analysis into product requirements to enhance user satisfaction
Communication: Clearly communicate the product plans, objectives and performance measures and progress against plans to all stakeholders – tailoring communication as appropriate to ensure relevance to the audience.
Internal Stakeholder management: Work closely with multiple groups across the organization to understand their needs. Collaborate cross functionally with other areas of the business.
Partner management: Identify, evaluate and maintain relationships with relevant partners in your space. Maintain a strong point of view on what is best for the user and for iZettle.
Feature lifecycles: Manage feature life cycle, whether decisions require reinvestment, transitioning to maintenance or feature retirement.
Extensive experience in product management experience developing consumer facing products or other relevant experience. Ideally, also experience with insights, reporting, and/or fintech products.
BA/BS degree in Psychology, Economics, Computer Science, related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
Cares about the user and understands the role of UX and design in product success.
Cares about agile software processes, data-driven development (hypothesis based on data and user interviews), and responsible experimentation.
Excellent analytical skills with strong technical understanding and experience with metrics-driven work.
Exceptional communication and presentation skills; storytelling; ability to speak fluently to engineers, designers, business people and partners.
Strong interpersonal skills and happy to work in a team environment.
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