MasterCard Consultant, Scrum Master/Project Manager in New York City, New York

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, Scrum Master/Project Manager

Job Overview:

Primary responsibilities include overall accountability and leadership for a complex projects successful and timely implementation as well as satisfying the intended business results. Core responsibility for managing relationships, driving technical roadmap at a program level and communicating with the project sponsor, senior management and a wide range of project contributors. Identifies key technical and scheduling barriers to a projects success and actively manages all mitigation activities.

Major Accountabilities:

Provide leadership and oversight on various projects of a complex nature. Responsible for planning, developing, and executing schedules to ensure timely completion of project deadlines and milestones.

Drive technical roadmap for the program across teams, identifying technical blockers and recommending solutions (while working closely with the Tech Partners)

Ensure methodology compliance and manage resolutions, reporting to management when necessary.

Ensure timely and accurate communication with project staff throughout the life cycle of the project. Monitor and manage the project budget. Must be familiar with the system€™s scope and project objectives, as well as the role and function of each team member in order to effectively coordinate the activities of the teams. Identify and monitor project risks.

to align with the business objectives, project schedule, and project budget.

Effectively deal with difficult Regularly communicates to senior management regarding the status of specific project deliverables.

Provide measurable input into new products, processes, standards or plans in support of the business.

Effectively lead the project team situations. Help develop solutions to complex problems. Mentor more junior Project Managers.

Education:

Bachelor€™s degree or equivalent combination of training and experience.

CSM Scrum Master certification nice to have

Knowledge / Experience:

(Must Have) Advanced knowledge and demonstrated expertise in the areas of strategy, planning and AGILE project management required processes and techniques.

Experience as a past developer

Experience with structured methodology and project planning tools.

Knowledge of MasterCard and the payments industry preferred.

Skills/ Abilities:

Listening, oral, written and presentation skills and effective interpersonal skills.

Organizational and planning and multi-tasking skills.

Strong leadership, interpersonal, relationship-building and negotiation skills required with a solid track record for developing internal and external relationships.

Demonstrate ethics and values to generate high team trust.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: R-63608