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MasterCard Lead Software Development Engineer in Dublin, Ireland

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Job Title

Lead Software Development Engineer


The Mastercard Digital Identity Solution Platform have an exciting opportunity to hire a Lead Software Developer to lead our new development team in Dublin that will be designing, architecting and developing Identity Check Mobile. Identity Check Mobile is a mobile device based authentication platform that allows users to make purchases using biometrics such as fingerprint and selfie to authenticate. IDCM is based on open standards such as FIDO and JOSE.

• Would you like to work in a team that is designing, developing and integrating biometrics solutions?

• Want to learn cutting edge technologies and apply them to solve business problems in the fintech industry

• You enjoying challenging technical problem solving

• Excited working in an organisation that is driving Digital Identity in the fintech space?

…. We would like to hear from you!


• Lead the design and development of our Identity Check Mobile platform and be full stack proficient to lead both the client and server side development

• Lead by example in our highly agile co-located scrum team with a high focus on application and platform architecture liaising with other teams to meet delivery commitments

• High focus on code quality and documentation to accompany all feature development

• Work closely with Product Owners, Business and System Analyst and other stakeholders

• Obsess about the product code quality and ensuring we deliver secure solutions that have a high degree of Instrumentation included

• Assist in trouble shooting incidents, bug reporting, fixes and recommending solutions


• Ability to lead the design and development of our Identity Check Mobile platform with a experience on full stack development and architecture for client and server side

• Proficient with Java frameworks, Spring, JBoss, scripting languages, kotilin, angular JS and mobile development essential

• Ability to identify, analyse and integrate tools that improve the software development lifecycle

• Leading, planning and time management skills are essential

• Experience building and deploying CI/CD pipelines such as Jenkins and Maven are essential

• Passionate about designing and building micro services with cloud knowledge


• IT experience including requirements gathering and relationship building and collaboration with Business and product owners

• Show initiative to continuously improve the platform and being operational aware to identify where to improve instrumentation of the platform

• Passionate about code quality and mentoring other team members

• Excellent communication and strong collaboration skills

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-91096