MasterCard Associate Analyst Key Management Services in Waterloo, Belgium

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Job Title

Associate Analyst Key Management Services


As part of the Key Management Services (KMS) Operations team, the job holder will be responsible for the day-to-day delivery and support of the various security services managed by KMS, including performing the exchange of cryptographic keys with MasterCard customers on a global basis, adhering to strict security procedures and standards and communicating with customers via email and phone.

These services include:

• The secure processing of transactions using features such as PIN, CVC, EMV chip and PayPass cryptographic functionality.

• The management of several MasterCard Certification Authorities for the provisioning of PKI certificates used for EMV Chip off-line capabilities, certificates supporting MasterCard internal infrastructure, SecureCode implementations.


• Project manage the exchange of cryptographic keys and related material between MasterCard and its customers for the enablement and continuity of the services offered.

• Operate the security and key management systems used by the KMS within the boundaries of operational and security procedures.

• Provide support to both internal and external customers, on both specific technical questions relating to the services as well as general operational or procedural aspects.

• Participate in the operational set-up of new security services offered by MasterCard and in the improvement of the operational efficiency of existing services.

All About You

• Graduate or equivalent education

• Knowledge /Experience (preferred)

• Knowledge of payment authorization systems

• Technical and basic knowledge of IT Security and cryptography

• Customer service background

• Fluent in English, both verbal and written, Spanish is a plus.

• Well organized and detail oriented

• Possesses strong customer support and communication skills, both verbal and written, and strong relationship and collaborative skills.

• Willingness and ability to learn and take on challenging opportunities and to work as a member of diverse and geographically distributed team

• Accurate and possess analytical skills with the ability to think ‘outside the box’

• Flexible and capable to multi-task and cope with emergency and stressful situations

• Must have the ability to work in a team in a cooperative and structured manner


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-73522