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Data Scientist 1

Data Scientist 1
San Jose, California, United States of America
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Job Description

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.

Job Description Summary:

Bill Me Later, Inc. seeks Data Scientist 1 in San Jose, CA

Job Duties: Analyze large data sets and make data visually appealing and simple to both navigate and comprehend for end-users. Aggregate data from various sources to construct streamlined data pipelines and integrate data from multiple PayPal systems. Identify key metrics and build exec-facing dashboards to track progress of the business and its highest priority initiatives. Identify key business levers, establish cause and effect, perform analyses, and communicate key findings to various stakeholders to facilitate data driven decision-making. Lead and participate in special projects and initiatives: innovate and implement large-scale quality improvements to processes and systems by conducting data analysis and making recommendations, troubleshooting technical issues, and refining processes around customer support. Work closely across the matrix with teams like Finance, Marketing, Product, Engineering, and senior executives to translate complex problems into simpler terms, and effectively influence both peers and senior leadership. Telecommuting is an option: work may be performed anywhere in the US.

Job Description:

Minimum Requirements: Master’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in master’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Information Systems, or closely related field plus one year of experience in the job offered as a Data Scientist or a related occupation.

Special Skill Requirements:

1.Statistical Modeling

2.A/B Testing



5.Data Visualization


7.Cloud Computing

8.Jupyter Notebooks

9.Data Structures

Additional Job Description:

Base Salary: $ 107,682 – $147,400 per annum. 40 hours per week; M-F, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

PayPal is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices. The total compensation for this position includes standard company benefits and is based on various factors including but not limited to relevant skills and experience. Your recruiter can share more information about our total compensation package during the hiring process.

Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. without sponsorship.



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Our Benefits:
At PayPal, we’re committed to building an equitable and inclusive global economy. And we can’t do this without our most important asset—you. That’s why we offer benefits to help you thrive in every stage of life. We champion your financial, physical, and mental health by offering valuable benefits and resources to help you care for the whole you.
We have great benefits including a flexible work environment, employee shares options, health and life insurance and more. To learn more about our benefits please visit

Who We Are:
Click Here to learn more about our culture and community.

PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution for more than 20 years. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, the PayPal platform is empowering more than 400 million consumers and merchants in more than 200 markets to join and thrive in the global economy. For more information, visit

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. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at

Any general requests for consideration of your skills, please Join Our Talent Community.

As part of PayPal’s commitment to employees’ health and safety, we have established in-office Covid-19 protocols and requirements, based on expert guidance. Depending on location, this might include a Covid-19 vaccination requirement for any employee whose role requires them to work onsite. Employees may request reasonable accommodation based on a medical condition or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.

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