MasterCard Senior Director, MasterPass Solution Engineering in Purchase, New York

Who is MasterCard?

We are the global technology company behind the world€™s fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.

Job Title

Senior Director, MasterPass Solution Engineering


MasterPass„¢ ( ) is MasterCard€™s digital wallet platform that enables a consumer to pay for goods and services digitally on a merchant ecommerce site, in a store or on a merchant mobile application. MasterPass enables Issuer to launch Issuer Branded Wallet application and maintain their consumer relationship.

This job position is in MasterCard€™s Wallet solutions and engineering team, which spearheads efforts to implement customized wallet solution for Issuers implementing customized MasterPass wallet using MasterCard€™s wallet software and SDKs.

Lead the solution design & technical architecture of the Issuer MasterPass Wallet implementation for global issuers and ensure that the design is scalable and consistent with MasterPass vision and strategy.

Be the Subject Matter Expert on Digital Wallets and associated technologies and provide thought leadership on solution design and implementation cycles.

Document functional & technical specification.

Provide leadership throughout various stages of MasterPass Wallet Solution lifecycle €“ planning, design, specification, implementation and launch.

Lead cross functional teams in matrix organization in development and execution of the MasterPass wallet.

Develop futuristic product roadmap with Customer.

Have you ever brought a digital payment solution to market?

Are you motivated to be a part of the team leading the payment transformation from plastic to digital?

Have you ever worked with geographically distributed and cross functional teams?


Solution Planning:

Gather feature requirement from multiple sources such as UX study, Customer teams, other MasterCard Product teams & market feedback.

Perform feature & requirement assessment with Customer.

Perform technical feasibility assessment on the product requirement.

Work with cross-functional teams to assess effort estimates and timelines.

Solution Architecture and Design:

Build architecture design and validate architecture design.

Lead a cross functional team to develop architecture design.

Build User Experience and evaluate technical feasibility.

Build and document detailed functional and technical specification.

Technical & Functional Specification:

Build and document detailed functional and technical specification.

Solution Implementation:

Manage relationship with Global Technology organization of MasterCard and oversee development of the Issuer MasterPass Wallet.

Manage risks and issues.

Track issues and report them for escalation to management.

All About You


Bachelor's degree in business or equivalent experience. Advanced degree desirable.

Knowledge / Experience:

Significant related experience in digital payment product conceptualization, solution design/architecture and development, preferably in financial services or the bankcard industry

Strong technical background and solid software design fundamentals

Solid knowledge of the payments business coupled with the ability to translate customers€™ needs into scalable product designs

Previous management experience is desirable

Skills/ Abilities:

Expertise in applying product development concepts and practices across the product development life cycle

Business acumen with the ability to create solutions that produce positive results for the customer and MasterCard

Excellent verbal and written communication skills plus the ability to deliver compelling presentations

Ability to work collaboratively as a team player in a highly matrixed environment across functions and regions

Ability to interact effectively at all levels and influence internal and external business partners


Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: R-42197