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MasterCard Lead System Platform Engineer - Integration Design in O'Fallon, Missouri

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

Lead System Platform Engineer - Integration Design

Mastercard is a global technology company in the payments sector. We power payments and provide products and services for individuals and industries all around the world. Our people, technology, data and brand provide the capabilities that drive our success. We believe in connecting people to priceless possibilities.

As a company, we know that our success is driven by the skills, experience, integrity and mindset of the talent we hire. By building an inclusive, world-class culture, our employees have once-in-a-career opportunities to be a part of teams that have a greater impact on our community and our world. We invite you to join our team to find out how you too can start something priceless.


The Operations, Network and Employee Digital Experience (ONE) team is looking for a Lead - Systems Platform Engineering, to join a team focused on Mastercard partnerships and integrations with industry leading technology organizations, as well as potential acquisition entities.

The ideal candidate will act as an Integration Design Engineer, be passionate about new and emerging technologies, be highly motivated, intellectually curious, analytical, and possesses an entrepreneurial mindset. Experience in integrating Corporate and Data Center Networks will be critical to the success of this role.

Responsibilities of this role to include, but not be limited to:

• Finding resilient and reliable solutions to integration challenges with vendors and /or acquired entities, that meet Mastercard's high security and quality standards.

• Strong written and verbal communication skills.

• Strong collaboration skills across disparate technology vendors and business units.

• Resolves chronic complex problems, providing managerial operational support to maintain systems and platforms

• Setting priorities, objectives, and driving deliverables within global technology domains and sub-domains

• Engaging with the broader technical community to anticipate developments in innovation, often evaluating new solutions and recommending future business platform system requirements

• Participating in continuous process improvement initiatives for operational and financial value by leveraging tools and technologies

All about you:

The ideal candidate will possess or be knowledgeable of the below areas of expertise:

• Experience building out or supporting cloud, data center, network, and/or security infrastructures

• Experience working on complex projects that require attention to detail

• Knowledge using project management tools to track milestones and timelines

• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with shifting and competing priorities

• Knowledge of TCP/IP, network routing, and telecommunications preferred

• Candidates possessing project management, cloud, data center, network, and/or security certifications preferred.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.

Everyone wants easier ways to pay;

we invent them.

Checkout lines are slow;

we speed them along.

Merchants want more sales;

we give them data and insights.

People need financial access;

we connect them.

Corporate purchasing is complicated;

we make it simple.

Commuters are busy;

we speed them on their way.

Governments need greater efficiencies;

we help create them.

Small businesses are virtual;

we give them access to a world of buyers.

Retailers want to fight fraud;

we provide the tools.

Requisition ID: R-171998