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MasterCard Global Technical Support Specialist in Cairo, Egypt

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 at ®. 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

Global Technical Support Specialist

Job Description Summary


• This role reports through to the Manager, Customer Operations Support in the Welwyn Garden City Office for the MasterCard Payment Gateway Services Division

• Based within the Merchant Services space you will provide technical support to internal and external customers working a 7 day shift roster , each shift comprising of 7 hours, between 8am and 6.30pm

• Technical support is provided to customers following phone or email requests from both internal and external customers

• You will need to bring with you to this role your drive to learn and develop as well as demonstrate effective communication skills in both written and verbal forms


• Manage the administration of merchant on boarding, profile configuration and reporting

• Providing technical support to MasterCard customers, partners, service providers and other MasterCard departments for the operational support of the MasterCard Payment Gateway platform;

• Supports and manages technical incidents that are recorded and tracked within the CRM system and where required, raised to the Engineering team for development/bug fixes.

• Prepare and distribute communications with customers, partners, services providers and other MasterCard departments, including communications throughout incidents, as well as general reporting and informational communications;

• Complete daily, weekly and monthly administration tasks;

• Complete daily handover meetings with the Asia Pacific and US teams to ensure continuous follow the sun support

• Ensure that the Manager is always informed of workload status and details of key issues;

• Work to ensure that the team can meet or exceed agreed Service Level Agreements

• Adhere to and follow MasterCard policies and procedures in all activities;

• Continuously develop knowledge of all relevant MasterCard products and services;

All About You

 Solid Customer Service experience

 Solid understanding of ITIL model. ITIL certificates are desirable

 Knowledge of eCommerce and payments' industry products and services

 Good understanding of the internet, web programming languages Like PHP, Java and .Net

 Good understanding of IP networking, the 7 layers of OSI model, and client-server interaction.

 Good understanding of programming languages like PHP, JAVA, .NET, etc...

 Strong Numerical and application log analytical skills

 Knowledge of Unix/Linux Operating systems - Beneficial

 SQL database query writing - Desirable

 Proven ability to communicate effectively and work collaboratively with a diverse audience and adjust language style to meet needs of the audience as required

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​

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Requisition ID: R-92710