MasterCard Senior Consultant, Software Engineer (C++) - Brighterion in San Francisco, California

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.

Job Title

Senior Consultant, Software Engineer (C++) - Brighterion


Brighterion is an award winning Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Company recently acquired by Mastercard. Our innovative cross channel AI solutions are applied in industries such as fintech, investment banking, biotech, and insurance, offering sales leaders unlimited opportunities. The team at Brighterion pushes the boundaries of innovation for in pure Artificial Intelligence technologies with a culture is focused on delivering the results our clients expect and deserve.

Our platform provides business solutions to combat fraud, authenticate users and processes billions of transactions per month in tens of milliseconds

Would you like to work on a team building industry leading solutions for fighting fraud?

Do you want to learn cutting edge technologies and solve complex business problems?

Do you have creative problem solving techniques?

Are you motivated to be a part of driving a world beyond cash?

The C++ developers are responsible for implementing and maintaining Brighterion€™s:

Real-time TCP servers,

AI & ML algorithms,

Various command line applications for administering the servers.


Create and help lead the development and delivery of enhanced software solutions and overall technology roadmap.

Research and recommend alternative technical solutions for changing business needs.

Analyze requirements and assist in platform architecture and detailed designs

Deliver solutions by providing day-to-day mentorship for other developers in addition to hands on software development

Strong communication skills (verbal & written). Comfortable in creating and presenting ideas to senior management and key stakeholders.

Provide leadership for production support issues by acting as point-of-contact and subject matter expert in resolving incidents and problem tickets.

All About You

C++98 programming skills with knowledge of standard algorithms.

Experience in multi-threaded applications.

Experience with Windows development (Visual Studio 201x) and Linux development (gcc 7.x).

General knowledge of C++11 / C++14

Knowledge of AI & ML (Data-mining, Neural Networks ...).

Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent work experience.

Deep knowledge of software development processes including SAFe/Agile processes

A wide breadth and depth of technical experience including JBoss, Tomcat, shell scripting, JSON, multi-threading, Maven, Linux

Advanced understanding of Software Design Patterns with ability to apply patterns to business problems.

Strong knowledge of performance tuning and ability to locate performance bottlenecks in diverse code base. Can recommend hardware settings and ram configurations.

Experience in transitioning large applications to a CI/CD model.

Experience with migrating large applications from legacy platforms to new application servers/hardware.

Experience integrating vendor and open source products into an overall system

Ability to be high-energy, detail-oriented, proactive and able to function under pressure in an independent environment along with a high degree of initiative and self-motivation to drive results.

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.€‹
Requisition ID: R-66238