Data Analyst

Short Description

Paypal is hiring a Data Analyst who has experience with standard statistical techniques and tools a plus.

Job Description

Primary Job Responsibilities:
  • Provide analytical insights into emerging problems, trends, and portfolios
  • Work closely with business partners and stakeholders to determine how to design analysis and measurement approaches that will significantly improve our ability to understand and address emerging business issues
  • Bringing data to life and making it actionable and relevant to stakeholders through exploratory analysis of internal and external data sources using advanced and innovative analytical techniques, algorithms, and tools
  • Identifying present or future gaps in the teamâ??s existing reporting and tools suite and managing portfolio monitoring, dashboards, and reporting
  • Providing regular updates to leadership, product and other stakeholders that will simplify and clarify complex concepts and the results of analyses effectively with an emphasis on the actionable outcomes and impact on business
  • Experience with standard statistical techniques and tools a plus

Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree in a quantitative discipline (Economics, Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Statistics)
  • 1-3 yearsâ?? experience in analytics or management consulting
  • Proficiency using SQL and querying relational databases
  • Experience in at least one statistical programming language (SAS, R, Python)
  • Experience in at least one data visualization tool (Tableau, Qlikview)
  • Experience with project management

Preferred Skills:
  • Strong communication skills
  • Quick learning
  • Out-of-box Problem Solving

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.

Data Analyst
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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 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.