MasterCard Consultant, Software Engineering (Solution Architect) in O'Fallon, Missouri

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

Consultant, Software Engineering (Solution Architect)

Solution Architect for a core systems agile release team. Responsible for working with business stakeholders and engineering teams to define the solution architecture for each initiative. Must maintain the balance between rapid delivery of solutions to meet market and customer needs, and alignment and progress towards the strategic technology vision.


Creates the solution architecture for each initiative assigned to the agile team

Ensures solutions meet business needs and timelines, while aligning with the technology roadmap

Participates in the development of the technology strategy

Applies technical capabilities within own discipline to coach and develop junior employees

Provides input into performance appraisal process for some junior employees or team members

Designs highly complex applications, interfaces and integration with a modest number of systems

Integrates at an enterprise level using third-party middleware or messaging products, or by designing and implementing custom interfaces and mapping for those interfaces

Responsible for performance engineering of the enterprise software architecture, and providing functional guidance, advice, and/or training to other application developers

Researching and evaluating tools to support domain-specific needs


IT experience including requirements gathering and relationship building with business clients

Experience in leading business system application and architecture design, and in influencing technology direction in range of breadth of IT areas.

Able to lead project teams, collaborate with business partners, vendor/ consulting organizations and peer level professionals from other IT disciplines

Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: R-48851