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MasterCard Senior Analyst, Data Science and Data Engineering, D&S New Product Development in Singapore

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 (https://www.mastercard.us/en-us/vision/who-we-are/diversity-inclusion.html) 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 Analyst, Data Science and Data Engineering, D&S New Product Development

As the Senior Analyst of the Data Science & Engineering team, you will develop data products and solutions that sit atop vast datasets gathered by retail stores, restaurants, banks, and other consumer-focused companies. The challenge will be to create high-performance algorithms, cutting-edge analytical techniques including machine learning and artificial intelligence, and intuitive workflows that allow our users to derive insights from big data that in turn drive their businesses with a keen eye for data privacy. You will have the opportunity to create high-performance analytic solutions based on data sets measured in the billions of transactions and front-end visualizations to unleash the value of big data.

As a Data Scientist/Engineer, you will:

  • Drive the evolution of Data & Services products/platforms with an impact focused on data science and engineering

  • Participate in the development of data and analytic infrastructure for product development

  • Participate in identification and evaluation of data elements to deliver analytics for product development

  • Continuously innovate and determine new approaches & technologies to solve business problems and generate business insights & recommendations

  • Partner with roles across the organization including consultants, engineering, and sales to determine the highest priority problems to solve

  • Evaluate trade-offs between many possible analytics solutions to a problem, taking into account usability, technical feasibility, timelines, and differing stakeholder opinions to make a decision

  • Break large solutions into smaller, releasable milestones to collect data and feedback from product managers, clients and other stakeholders

  • Evangelize releases to users, incorporating feedback, and tracking usage to inform future development

  • Work with small, cross-functional teams to define vision, establish team culture and processes

  • Consistently focus on key drivers of organization value and prioritize operational activities accordingly

Identify and acts upon product improvement opportunities

  • Provide excellent leadership of team members through technical and non-technical mentoring and superior project management over the course of multiple complex assignments

Ideal Candidate Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in working in a data science product development role

  • Strong hands-on experience in Analytics, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Advanced Statistics

  • High proficiency in Python, SQL, Hadoop platforms & tools (Hive, Impala, Spark)

  • Curiosity, creativity, and excitement for technology and innovation

  • Demonstrated quantitative and problem-solving abilities

  • Strong project management skills

  • Ability to multi-task and strong attention to detail

  • Motivation, flexibility, self-direction, and desire to thrive on small project teams

  • Outstanding communication and organizational skills

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 reasonable.accommodation@mastercard.com 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-136328

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