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MasterCard Senior Data Engineer in Pune, India

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 Data Engineer

Who is Mastercard?

We are the global technology company behind the world’s fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.

Data & Services within Mastercard

The Data & Services team is a key differentiator for Mastercard, providing the cutting-edge services that help our customers grow. Focused on thinking big and scaling fast around the globe, this agile team is responsible for end-to-end solutions for a diverse global customer base. Centered on data-driven technologies and innovation, these services include predictive analytics, data visualization and business intelligence software.

Senior Data Engineer, Data & Services Technology Team

As a Senior Data Engineer on the D&S Technology team, you’ll hold a valued role within a rapidly growing team inside one of the world's most successful organizations, working closely with experienced and driven data engineers to solve problems as a team. Mastercard D&S next generation platform blends industry-leading analytics, advanced software architecture, and the latest web technologies to face these problems, analyzing terabytes of data in the process. Our software is required to effectively decipher analytically complex insights from these problems, on which businesses base multi-million dollar business decisions.

As a member of the Business Operations Engineering team, you will be responsible for managing the acquisition, integration and transformation of data pulled from internal tools and systems to drive forward the Insights & Enablement group which helps us make better, faster decisions using data, analytics and technology.

Data Engineers work in small, flexible teams. Every team member contributes to designing, building, and testing data ingestion workflows. There are no rigid organizational structures, and each team uses processes that work the best for that team and their projects.

Enjoy large scale data challenges? Come solve them with us.

Position Responsibilities:

As a member of the Business Operations Engineering team, you will lead and participate in data management aspects of internal reporting to drive value to our Delivery, Sales, Marketing, Engineering teams and beyond, as well as contribute to and foster a high-performance collaborative workplace.

As a Senior Data Engineer, you will:

Lead projects through design, implementation, automation, and maintenance for large scale ETL processes supporting multiple business units

Leverage industry best practices including proper use of source control, participation in code reviews, data validation and testing

Implement best practices in Data Governance to ensure the data is available, usable and secure according to internal policies

Build trust-based working relationships with peers and clients across local and global teams

Act as a technical resource within the team and region

Play a lead role where you oversee the activities of other Data Engineers on the team and ensure the efficient execution of their duties

Ideal Candidate Qualifications:

Superior academic record with a degree in a quantitative field (e.g., Computer Science, Statistics, Econometrics, Engineering, Mathematics, Operations Research) or related technical field

Strong written and verbal English communication skills

Expertise with Relational Database Management systems and technologies, preferably with Microsoft SQL Server and the SSIS stack. Experience with Alteryx is a plus.

Ability to easily move between business, data management, and technical teams; ability to quickly intuit the business use case and identify technical solutions to enable it

Able to balance multiple projects and differing project priorities

Flexible to work with global offices across several time zones

Proven self-motivated leader with experience on small project teams

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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Requisition ID: R-128238