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MasterCard Senior Vice President, Software Engineering, SRC in New York City, New York

Our Purpose

We work to connect and power an inclusive, digital economy that benefits everyone, everywhere by making transactions safe, simple, smart and accessible. Using secure data and networks, partnerships and passion, our innovations and solutions help individuals, financial institutions, governments and businesses realize their greatest potential. Our decency quotient, or DQ, drives our culture and everything we do inside and outside of our company. We cultivate a culture of inclusion ( for all employees that respects their individual strengths, views, and experiences. We believe that our differences enable us to be a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation and delivers better business results.

Job Title

Senior Vice President, Software Engineering, SRC


Secure Remote Commerce (SRC) is a global standard issued by the EMVCo designed to power digital checkout experience that deliver the security, convenience, and control currently offered to consumers in the physical world. Mastercard’s implementation of SRC, built off of EMVCo’s SRC specifications, enhances guest checkout to offer greater security, convenience and choice for consumers, together with our partners. As Mastercard continues to scale SRC, our goal is to enable great digital payment experiences whenever and wherever consumers shop.

The Senior Vice President, Software Development Engineer provides senior leadership to Mastercard global development teams focusing on development of SRC. This role hires and develops a high-performance software development organization as well assumes the responsibility for designing, developing and supporting platform components for MasterCard’s digital commerce products. In addition, this role is a regional representative for Digital Commerce Technologies and a key member of the Digital Programs leadership team.


• Build and run highly scalable platform components that support our digital commerce platform and the product and customers that leverage the technology.

• Define the structures and operating mechanisms to run your organization while shifting to a data driven and continuous learning culture across your organization

• Inspect the delivery plans and execution metrics using your own tech depth and delivery experience to assess risks and continuously raising the bar

• Define and build your own scorecard to continuously monitor engineering metrics

• Provide technical thought leadership for the organization

• Build and cultivate strong internal customer relationships to establish engagement models for your team, ensure delivery of quality products in alignment with expectations, and uncover cross company requirements.

• Handle escalations

• Actively encourage the development of your managers and your technical staff while continuously raising the bar on performance, technical depth, program management results, and people management as you hire new managers

• Communicate with savviness in dealing with big issuers and someone who understands the cultural variances across different countries.

All About You

• Technical leader who has built highly scalable and configurable platforms at leading technology or financial companies

• Lead large technical global organizations of 150+ in premium technology organization

• Has the executive presence to work with senior leaders within Mastercard and with our customers, the largest global banks and fintechs in the world

• Deep experience in working in services and cloud based technical stack

• Transformation experience highly desirable

• Extensive experience in designing and developing consumer facing eCommerce and Mobile Commerce products is a must have

• Experience managing multiple functional areas within technology such as technical architecture, software development, system testing, and production support

• Understands architecture, trade-offs and how to build platforms

• Deep experience in everything automation – QA, deployment, everything

• Experience with software development methodologies, particularly with Agile methodologies. Also, experience in large scale agile development

• Experienced in building mobile applications, Java EE, Spring framework, different JS frameworks such as Vue or Node

• Real world experience of CI/CD, QA automation and in Chef / Puppet deployment environments

• Has great intuition for execution and seeing problems ahead of time

• Experience building highly skilled technology teams and working with vendors

• Experience in the payments domain desirable

• Takes on ownership and accountability

• Takes pride in the products they build

• Move with urgency

• Be action oriented

• Spends time developing people

• Empowers technologists to make decisions

• Believes in continuous improvement and holds a very high bar

COVID-19 Considerations

We value the safety of each member of our community because we know we’re all in this together. In many locations, which may change over time, we’ve implemented a virtual hiring process and continue to interview candidates by video or phone. In addition, in some locations, only individuals who have been fully vaccinated will be permitted inside Mastercard offices until further notice.

In the US, Mastercard is a government contractor, which may legally require most Mastercard employees to be vaccinated unless a verified approved medical or religious exemption is granted. Further, we are currently making every effort towards having employees return to work in the office 2 days per week, if that makes sense for their team. Everyone must be vaccinated to enter Mastercard offices at this time. Therefore, we expect all candidates to be vaccinated or to be approved for a medical or religious accommodation prior to commencing work at Mastercard.

In the US, 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. If you require accommodations or assistance to complete the online application process, please contact and identify the type of accommodation or assistance you are requesting. Do not include any medical or health information in this email. The Reasonable Accommodations team will respond to your email promptly.

Corporate Security Responsibility

All activities involving access to Mastercard assets, information, and networks comes with an inherent risk to the organization and, therefore, it is expected that every person working for, or on behalf of, Mastercard is responsible for information security and must:

  • Abide by Mastercard’s security policies and practices;

  • Ensure the confidentiality and integrity of the information being accessed;

  • Report any suspected information security violation or breach, and

  • Complete all periodic mandatory security trainings in accordance with Mastercard’s guidelines.

Requisition ID: R-162050