Sr. Consultant, M&A Integration

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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

Sr. Consultant, M&A Integration

Job Overview:
Manage, analyze and help architect Faster Payments/ACH related technology solutions in O&T. Provide analysis of the current state technology solutions and drive cross functional collaboration to design the future state. Assess technologies approach and develop solution concepts, proposals, and designs. Coordinate with project teams to ensure near term initiatives are in line with the strategy. Work closely with infrastructure strategy teams and business partners. Provide leadership and drive initiatives with vendors, consultants, and colleagues. ACH is a strategic growth area for Mastercard and this role will offer broad exposure and high visibility across the organization, specifically in areas such as core, digital, ESS, network and infrastructure.

Major Accountabilities:
•Successfully lead complex assignments with broad scope and long-term business implications. Facilitate the formulation of solutions with high level of innovation, cost effectiveness, high quality and faster time to market. Collaborate with business and technical partners to identify and scope the opportunities, outline potential value, identify risks, benefits and constraints. Contribute to the overall strategy and manage complex issues within functional area of expertise or assigned scope.
•Develop overall strategic technical plan and create architecture proposals based on identified solution gaps. As recognized subject matter expert, lead planning, design and implementation of technical solutions. Create solution definition and solution architecture. Make presentations to the Management, Business Owners and other Stakeholders.
•Partner with Program and Project Managers to create detailed cost and time estimates for implementing business solutions, define technical scope and requirements of the project and assist project manager with managing scope during the lifecycle of the project.
• Serve as a subject matter expert internally and externally as it relates to ACH opportunities & activities for MasterCard.

All about you
Education:
•Bachelor's degree or higher in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or Engineering.

Knowledge / Experience:
• IT Consultancy or Management of small teams
• Strong communication and client presentation skills - ability to concisely communicate complex content in a simple, logical and compelling manner
•Advanced knowledge and understanding of Software Engineering Concepts and Methodologies is required.
•Broad technical experience across different hardware platforms, operating systems, programming languages, application architectures and associated development and operations tools.
• Requires the ability to foster open communications and interact across multiple internal or external organizational levels working as a member of a matrix based and geographically distributed team.

Preferable:
•Experience in delivering secure, highly scalable solutions in Financial Services Sector.
•Broad domain experience in financial services, especially payments. Knowledge of authorization, clearing and settlement processes.
•ACH, Bank to Bank Payments , Faster Payments, P2P subject matter knowledge


Notes: Travel required, Individual contributor role.

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