Primary Job Responsibilities Reporting to the Project Management Office for Mobile Payments, this position will manage the overall product delivery program for the PayPal Here initiative in Europe. As the lead program manager, you will drive the successful delivery of a highly complex technical product across multiple product and engineering organizations within PayPal. Primary areas of focus will be leading cross-functional product requirement reviews, developing delivery timelines and project plans for product development, running operational reviews, communicating to stakeholders and coordinating cross-vertical product development for multiple tracks and teams. This position will work closely with members of Engineering, Site Operations, Product Management, Business Operations and QA teams, as well as with all levels of management within the organization. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to define, manage, and deliver high visibility programs/projects within aggressive timeframes.
Job Requirements A strong candidate will have a solid experience with end-to-end program management and possess superb skills in product development project management, business analysis, processes, and change management. In addition, the candidate must have a strong understanding of the software and product development lifecycles.This individual must be able to handle a number of simultaneous programs, demonstrate a sense of urgency and ownership to drive projects to completion and be successful in a collaborative environment. The responsibilities will include but are not limited to: Planning and conducting project kickoff meetings; defining project scope; facilitating technical / operational requirements and definition for technology initiatives; developing detailed baseline project plans; tracking/managing projects to successful completion; communicating status, issues and risks to project stakeholders; providing leadership to cross-functional project teams, and maintaining project documentation. Must have ability to drive multiple organizations across PayPal as well as develop implementation strategy and roadmap for large and complex business and technology initiatives. A minimum of 8 to 10 years of disciplined technical program management experience in the internet or web-based software industry with increasing demonstrated responsibility and success is required. Direct experience in software development, either through a management or IC roles is also a plus. Also, experience working in the mobile industry is a major plus. Professional certifications and continuing education history suggest knowledge of, adherence to, and commitment to project management practices. Ability to significantly advance program management practices is desired.
Minimum of 8-10 years of experience of product development program management experience in the internet or software industry
Bachelors degree or higher
Must have a strong understanding of the software and product development lifecycles, as demonstrated from prior experience
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Education Bachelors Degree Required
eBay - 2 years ago
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