MasterCard Senior Specialist, Commercial Product Development in O'Fallon, Missouri

Who is Mastercard?

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Job Title

Senior Specialist, Commercial Product Development


The Commercial Platforms are key a differentiator to win and grow Commercial business for Mastercard. The Smart Data platform is a key focus of overall commercial strategy and is integral to our success. This role is the a Product Leader that will work as part of the broader Product and O&T teams supporting Smart Data to deliver differentiating product platform features and functionality. This Sr Specialist position will be an active participant in agile development process as well as testing and release support, along with managing the CDF file data flow. This role will work in close partnership with O&T, Product Managers, Regional Product Management, etc., to ensure end-to-end quality of Smart Data features / enhancements.

This role will report into a Director of Product Management for Smart Data and will support the Smart Data Global Data Repository platform and data management processes.

This role is responsible for:

Development, execution and delivery of product features

Management for assigned custom client requests and SOW support for Smart Data

Providing Quality Assurance (testing and release support) for of all assigned deliverables

Management for assigned customer migration activities

Communicating requirements from business/product to technology development


The successful candidate€™s primary responsibilities will be to:

Bring voice-of-the-customer to Platform discussions in a way to inspire and drive change.

Drive development of new product features in support of customer needs, market trends, and competitive opportunities.

Work with the Product Director to assess, define, refine, prioritize product enhancements requirements and coordinate with O&T and business sponsors on enhancement status.

Provide oversight and Product engagement of the commercial platform testing and release process as it pertains to enhancements / features they own.

This role requires the successful candidate to:

Be a successful team player with experience in product development

Contribute to the vision of the future and translate that vision into action, linking others' contributions to the success of Smart Data

Deliver high quality releases

Interact successfully with clients, MasterCard Account, Product, Technology and Operations support staff to meet the needs of our customers

Develop deep knowledge of MasterCard Smart Data suite and the entire commercial transaction flow

Translate product requirements into technical specifications, ensuring mutual understanding and minimizing time to market

Validate technical delivery and ensure that delivered functionality complies with the product requirements and is fit-for-purpose

All About You

Background preferred in one or more of the following:

oProduct management and development

oAgile Development

oTechnology Development & Operations

oCommercial products or commercial payments

oData Models and Data Flows

Strong communication and collaboration skills

Experience conducting software development leveraging Agile methodologies

Strong ability to interact with, influence, and build consensus across a variety of internal business units, external partners, and service providers

Familiarity with PME framework

UX/UI Design skill set not required but a plus

Undergraduate degree required

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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Requisition ID: R-72139