MasterCard Senior Business Leader, Payments Innovation in New York City, New York

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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.

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Senior Business Leader, Payments Innovation

Overview:\nMastercard Labs is Mastercard€™s global Research and Development division, focused on the evolution of technological and consumer trends and the implication of these evolutions on the payments industry. Our tried, tested and proven methodologies enable us to generate new ideas from a variety of sources, and fast-track the best ideas from concept through prototype, pilot and into commercialization faster than ever before.\n\nThe Senior Business Leader, Payments Innovation, is an experienced innovator who will lead projects to identify and create new solution concepts that extend Mastercard€™s businesses and address the needs of Mastercard€™s partners €“ Financial Institutions, businesses, and consumers. The Senior Business Leader will collaborate across Mastercard€™s business lines and interface with clients to advance innovative solutions across the ideation, concept development, and prototyping phases with an emphasis on applying blockchain and distributed ledger technologies.\n\n Do you love to problem solve, create innovative business solutions, and engage with customers?\n Enjoy a fast-paced, start-up culture?\n Have a track record of developing a vision into a business reality?\n\nRole:\n Responsible for identifying and developing innovative solution concepts that have strategic fit and value to Mastercard€™s customers and partners\n Driving new innovations from concept through prototyping, piloting, and market validation\n Evaluating the business value of solution concepts for Mastercard and our customers\n Responsible for engaging with customers / partners to create and validate solution concepts, structure pilots, and drive pilot execution\n Partner with Mastercard product, technology, and regional teams to define and deliver new innovations\n\nAll About You: \n Demonstrated experience in innovation management and leading the development of concepts into prototypes and solutions\n Deep experience in financial services industry, corporate banking\n Experience with the application of blockchain / cryptocurrencies to Financial Services\n Experience in technology and product development\n Excellent ability to communicate complex ideas and solutions to both business and technical audiences\n Proven ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders\n Entrepreneurial attitude, with experience in both start-up and corporate environments\n Analytical and strategic skills\n Strong executive presence\n\nLocation: New York City, Purchase New York, or Dublin. Travel: 20%

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Requisition ID: R-42449