Head of Regulatory, Payments

Location:

San Jose, California, United States
New York, New York, United States
Requisition Number:
R0055207

eBay is seeking a highly skilled, nimble and collaborative professional to serve as Sr. Director, Head of Regulatory, Payments supporting our thriving payments platform and innovation in the financial space. You will be globally responsible for leading the team providing regulatory advice on payments and other financial services products at eBay.  You will provide targeted and pragmatic counseling to ensure our product offerings remain regulatorily compliant and you will support engagement with our financial regulators in the U.S., UK, EU, Singapore and Australia.   This is a great opportunity to lead a talented legal team and work at the forefront of helping to deliver new payment and e-commerce experiences around the world.

Required Skills:

  • Ability to translate complex financial regulations into clear requirements for business teams
  • Aptitude at liaising directly with financial regulators and establishing a strategy for regulator engagement
  • Skill at anticipating regulatory changes and proactively advising senior leadership on how eBay should navigate through such changes
  • Facility at managing numerous global projects simultaneously under deadline pressure

Minimum Qualifications:

  • J.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) and licensed to practice law in either the EU and/or the U.S
  • 10+ years of experience providing financial regulatory advice to regulated non-bank financial institutions preferably in the fintech space, including in-house experience with payments matters in the context of internet or technology companies and/or relevant law firm work
  • Deep familiarity with regulations applicable to non-bank financial companies in the EU and U.S.  Experience providing financial regulatory advice in other major jurisdictions (e.g. Singapore, Australia and/or China)
  • Experience providing strategic and pragmatic regulatory advice to business and product teams
  • Technical understanding of the payments and financial ecosystem, especially as relevant to marketplaces
  • Experience working cross-functionally and using strategic thinking to achieve business objectives
  • Sound legal judgment and experience solving problems in a practical manner
  • In-house legal department experience at a manager level, including experience leading a global regulatory team

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience working closely with the CSSF and/or other EU financial regulators
  • Strong interest in alternative payments, emerging payments technology, and the fintech industry

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible. Jobs posted with location as "Remote - United States (Excludes CO, HI, NM)" excludes Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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Head of Regulatory, Payments

San Jose, California, United States
New York, New York, United States
Requisition Number R0055207 Subsidiary eBay

eBay is seeking a highly skilled, nimble and collaborative professional to serve as Sr. Director, Head of Regulatory, Payments supporting our thriving payments platform and innovation in the financial space. You will be globally responsible for leading the team providing regulatory advice on payments and other financial services products at eBay.  You will provide targeted and pragmatic counseling to ensure our product offerings remain regulatorily compliant and you will support engagement with our financial regulators in the U.S., UK, EU, Singapore and Australia.   This is a great opportunity to lead a talented legal team and work at the forefront of helping to deliver new payment and e-commerce experiences around the world.

Required Skills:

  • Ability to translate complex financial regulations into clear requirements for business teams
  • Aptitude at liaising directly with financial regulators and establishing a strategy for regulator engagement
  • Skill at anticipating regulatory changes and proactively advising senior leadership on how eBay should navigate through such changes
  • Facility at managing numerous global projects simultaneously under deadline pressure

Minimum Qualifications:

  • J.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) and licensed to practice law in either the EU and/or the U.S
  • 10+ years of experience providing financial regulatory advice to regulated non-bank financial institutions preferably in the fintech space, including in-house experience with payments matters in the context of internet or technology companies and/or relevant law firm work
  • Deep familiarity with regulations applicable to non-bank financial companies in the EU and U.S.  Experience providing financial regulatory advice in other major jurisdictions (e.g. Singapore, Australia and/or China)
  • Experience providing strategic and pragmatic regulatory advice to business and product teams
  • Technical understanding of the payments and financial ecosystem, especially as relevant to marketplaces
  • Experience working cross-functionally and using strategic thinking to achieve business objectives
  • Sound legal judgment and experience solving problems in a practical manner
  • In-house legal department experience at a manager level, including experience leading a global regulatory team

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience working closely with the CSSF and/or other EU financial regulators
  • Strong interest in alternative payments, emerging payments technology, and the fintech industry

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible. Jobs posted with location as "Remote - United States (Excludes CO, HI, NM)" excludes Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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