MasterCard Consultant, Software Engineering in Singapore

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

Consultant, Software Engineering


Mastercard Labs, Mastercard€™s global research and development division, is looking for brilliant and passionate software engineers to join its global R&D team in Singapore.

In this role, you will be a key member of a highly agile team of engineers within Mastercard Labs, working to build product prototypes and pilots

This is an opportunity to become part of a world class engineering team, focused on trending topics and issues globally.

The job offers opportunities to create innovative payment/commerce solutions, experiment cutting edge technologies and develop prototype/pilot projects

Are you a talented software developer with a passion for technology development and innovation?

Do you have a strong track record in rapid prototyping and delivering new and exciting projects, and learning new technologies (e.g. Wearable Computing, Big Data, and Internet of Things)?

Do you have a passion for product design and technology innovation and have a high energy, can-do attitude and strong sense of ownership /desire to succeed?


Design, Code, document, test components / subsystems to a world class standard

Must work both independently and part of Labs Cell / Team; ensuring that actions are aligned with Group / Company strategy.

Must be solutions oriented €“ ultimately find and implement the €˜best fit€™ solution to address the requirement on time.

Assist defining processes and choice of development tools to be used across the group

Interpret technical specifications to produce detailed design

Design with future extension in mind

Perform functional and performance testing of solutions

Ensure code is easily maintainable and tracked in version control system

Identify best-of-breed methods / tools / API€™s and assess technical fit

Mentor junior software developers

Participate in architectural decisions

Provide task estimates, level of complexity assessment

Provide input to scheduling of projects

Ensure tasks get executed on time and to required standards

Pass on knowledge of various technologies to other team members and to other functions

Willingness to work outside of core hours on an ongoing basis to ensure aggressive deadlines are met and solutions are delivered to the highest standards possible.

All About You

Skills / Abilities:

Advanced knowledge and understanding of Software Engineering Concepts and Methodologies is required.

Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Strong communication skills -- both verbal and written €“ and strong relationship, collaboration skills and organizational skills.

Ability to provide technical leadership for an agile project team, including coaching and mentoring.

Ability to quickly learn and implement new technologies, frameworks and tools and support multiple concurrent activities and to interface with external / internal resources, working as a member of a geographically distributed project team.

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.

Key Technology Areas:

Mobile (iOS, Android)

Frontend (CSS, HTML5, JavaScript, AngularJS, React)

Backend (Java/2JEE, Spring Boot, Python, Grails, API design)

Database (Postgres, MySQL, MongoDB)

Others (EMV technology, JavaCard, Hadoop)

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-70730