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MasterCard Manager, Software Engineering in O'Fallon, Missouri

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Job Title

Manager, Software Engineering



Push Payments Development team owns a number of applications, primarily focusing on the Mastercard Send application. Mastercard send is an API based application which primarily focuses on P2P and Disbursement transactions and is heavily integration with the core applications.

• Responsible for leading a team of IT Professionals for the development and delivery of quality software solutions in a timely and cost effective manner.

• Interacts with technology staff including Software and Test Engineers, Product management, and Program management to identify scope of project/s and deliver services.

• Successfully lead definition, development and delivery of major cross-department initiatives with broad scope and long-term business implications. Partner with business to identify innovative solutions and drive strategic decisions. Develop business case in alignment with the MasterCard objectives. Actively look for opportunities for Innovation and creative problem solving. Make presentations to the Senior Management, Business Owners and other Stakeholders and help them in decision making process.

• Do you want to be a part of a collaborative team environment?

• Are you motivated to stay on the cutting edge of digital payments technology?


• Provide recommendation to Senior Management on selection of technologies and strategic technical direction for the department

• Establish & monitor objectives for the department and staff members to align with department strategies and objectives

• Lead implementation of processes and supporting tools per the evolving needs of the organization. Identifying process gaps, provide estimates for business solutions, define the initial scope/requirements of the project and manage the scope during the lifecycle of the project. Plan overall project scope as well as define scope for each phase and iteration to meet business needs/time-to-market needs.

• Ensure the project or effort is adequately staffed; trained and managed. Ensure personnel have appropriate skills and behaviors; and effectively communicate performance results; as necessary, managing each effort within approved manpower and budget guidelines.

• Perform strategic planning; financial planning; administration and management of department.

All About You

• BS in Computer Science, Management Information Systems Degree or equivalent combination of experience and formal education.

• Budget and Resource Management experience

• 5-8 years related experience including management experience with multiple diverse teams and experience conducting formal performance reviews

• Java development experience

• Extensive knowledge in testing frameworks and strategies

• Managing financials for multiple projects and programs.

• Advanced knowledge of Project Management, Strategic Planning, some finance experience and related curriculum.

• Understanding of and advanced experience with Software Engineering Concepts and Methodologies. Experience with five to eight years of methodology is highly desirable. Skills/ Abilities:

• Ability and knowledge to assist in policy development and establish plans.

• Management skills to coach other co-workers utilizing strong verbal and written communication skills.

• Requires ability to provide overall business or technical project planning for product enhancements

Due to COVID-19, most of our employees are working from home. We’ve implemented a virtual hiring process and continue to interview candidates by phone or video and are onboarding new hires remotely. We value the safety of each member of our community because we know we’re all in this together.

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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Corporate Security Responsibility

Every person working for, or on behalf of, Mastercard is responsible for information security. All activities involving access to Mastercard assets, information, and networks comes with an inherent risk to the organization and therefore, it is expected that the successful candidate for this position 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-136920