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MasterCard Data Engineer in Prague, Czech Republic

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

Data Engineer


• Responsible for the development and delivery of software solutions

• Responsible for adhering to standards, processes and best practices


• Design, develop, and support Data infrastructure for our suite of large data platforms

• Develop solutions to enable diagnostic and predictive analytics capabilities

• Follow given directions and procedures in software delivery tasks (code development, test, deployment)

• Deliver assigned work seeking guidance from experienced team members

• Proactively seek code reviews of their work from experienced members

• Understands the big picture and end-to-end logical architecture of systems in ownership areas

• Provide feedback and suggestions on areas to improve

• Be curious about trends and emerging technologies in the Data space


• Familiarity with developing data processing solutions and data applications.

• Python, SQL, and experience with a strongly typed object-oriented language (e.g. C#, Java, …)

• Problem solving in a fast-paced, globally distributed environment

• Distributed data processing platform (Spark/Databricks/MapReduce)

• Knowledge and hands-on experience with AWS services, namely with those which are related to data engineering/ data management:

o Amazon Glue

o S3

o AWS Athena/Presto



• Strong communication skills, including the ability to work with stakeholders to understand and refine requirements

• Knowledge and experience of massive parallel computing engines like Redshift, Snowflake, Teradata etc. is a big plus

• Minimum of 2 years working in data processing is requested

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.​

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

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-140763