MasterCard Director, Product Development, Identity Services 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

Director, Product Development, Identity Services


Digital Solutions is the key organization for delivering to market Mastercard€™s next-generation payment products. We are looking for someone that will join the Digital Solutions - Platforms team who will help design and deliver these next generation of services and tools. Your role will be as a Product Owner, responsible for technical definition and delivery of Digital Identity Services.

Are you motivated to be a part of driving a world beyond cash?

Have you ever helped design a digital payment product and delivered the service on a global scale?

Have you developed a payment service from first principles that delivers great business value?

Are you able to co-ordinate with multiple stakeholders and partners, and identify opportunities to optimise, simplify, modularise and standardize to aid delivery and maintenance of platform services and thier related technical artifacts?

Are you able to drive high-performance development teams?

Are you agile with a desire to exhibit your skills at the cutting edge with a high standard for excellence?


Gather business needs from product managers, subject matter experts & business owners, and translate into technical requirements.

Define and deliver the technical roadmap for new digital platform capabilities; with a focus on Authentication and Identity, including, Services, SDKs, APIs, documentation and Reference Implementations.

Gain a technically detailed understanding of all existing Mastercard digital payment systems and tools.

Oversee the design and development of scalable, resilient, and performant payment services using latest Continuous Delivery methods and technologies.

Act as Product Owner for Development Scrum Teams defining features and ensuring their delivery.

Ensure continuous improvement of the delivery and maintenance of Digital Payment services.

Work as part of the Agile teams delivering Digital Payments services.

All About You

Leading expert in the definition and development of Digital Payments service design.

Leading expert in Authentication and Identity management for payment services.

Proven expertise in EMV 3D Secure Specifications.

Proven expertise in Tokenisation and the EMV Payments Tokenisation Specification.

Proven expertise in delivering Cloud-based RESTful services and microservice architecture.

Strong technical competence in the area of e-comm and mobile payment products.

Working knowledge of contactless, EMV and Magnetic stripe payment products.

Experienced in providing highly available & responsive payment services.

Proven expertise in Continuous Delivery methodologies.

Experience of Scaled Agile or Kanban.

Working knowledge of digital wallets and their drivers/challenges.

Excellent oral and written communication, project management and matrix-management skills.

Experience of managing internal and external suppliers and stakeholders assisting in the development of complex technical products and systems.

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.€‹
Requisition ID: R-66124