MasterCard Cloud Engineering Manager in Dublin, Ireland

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

Cloud Engineering Manager

Overview

Mastercard Cloud Native Engineering team is responsible for engineering the cloud native

platform and services for Mastercard€™s cloud transformation.

Using proven modern technologies we deliver challenging and rewarding projects in an open,

collaborative environment where each solution demands high-availability, security, and

scalability. We pride ourselves on working hard to deliver projects on time, to a high standard,

and doing so without an overtime culture.

For great team leaders, we offer generous rewards and a clear career progression. This is a

fast-paced and dynamic team where individual projects are short and varied - production

systems are updated on a daily basis. Dedicated operations and support teams allow you to

concentrate on getting the job done.

Benefits of our modern air-conditioned office include powerful dual screen workstations and

dedicated virtualization and automated test servers.

The successful candidate for this position will:

o be responsible for leading a small team of Software Engineers for the development and

delivery of quality software solutions in a timely and cost effective manner.

o be responsible for the analysis, design, development and delivery of software solutions

o define requirements for new applications and customizations, adhering to standards, processes and best practices

Role

You will actively lead a small scrum agile team to engineer, develop, test and deliver cloud native services and designs, reporting tools and supporting systems. You have great fundamental engineering skills across multiple technologies and approaches. You are an advocate for technical change who always leaves things better than you found them.

Formally supervises, coaches, and develops a work group/team

Ensures own team(s) compliance to goal setting and performance appraisal process

Coach and guide employees within own team(s)

Provides leadership related to specific applications and systems, or software-

development methodologies

Establish & monitor objectives for the department and staff members to align with

department strategies and objectives.

Successfully lead definition, development and delivery of cross-department initiatives with

broad scope and long-term business implications;

Provide recommendations to Senior Management on selection of technologies and

strategic technical direction for the department.

Partner with business to identify innovative solutions and drive strategic decisions.

Develop business case in alignment with the Mastercard objectives.

Actively look for opportunities for innovation and creative problem solving.

Make presentations to the Senior Management, Business Owners and other Stakeholders

and help them in decision making process.

Lead implementation of processes and supporting tools per the evolving needs of the

organization.

Identifying process gaps, provide estimates for business solutions, define the initial

scope/requirements of the project and manage the scope during the lifecycle of the

project.

Plan overall project scope as well as define scope for each phase and iteration to meet

business needs/time-to-market needs.

Ensure the project or effort is adequately staffed; trained and managed. Ensure personnel

have appropriate skills and behaviors; and effectively communicate performance results;

as necessary, managing each effort within approved manpower and budget guidelines.

Actively lead software engineering team by designing, coding, testing and deploying, and

driving on positive change in collaboration with other Development Team Managers

All About You

DRIVEN, HIGH MOTIVATION FOR ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Expert in cloud /virtualization/data center services Engineer or equivalent

Experience architecting and or implementing cloud or virtualization based enterprise

solutions

Demonstrated experience and knowledge of enterprise infrastructure including OS,

Cloud/Virtualization, Networking, Security, and Systems Management

Experience in developing client requirements and architectural designs

Expert in developing solutions architecture for infrastructure and platform as a service

cloud implementations

Experience in developing client strategy and planning to create pre-sales action plans for

proof of concepts

Hands on knowledge of the concepts of one of the following: VMWare ESX/vCloud,

Amazon AWS, CloudStack, OpenStack, Azure, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, Pivotal Cloud

Foundary

Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: R-62876