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Lead Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Dublin, Ireland
Posted on Friday, May 24, 2024

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 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.

Title and Summary

Lead Software Engineer

Join us in unlocking infinite opportunity in Mastercard’s Commercial Solutions organization!
In Commercial Solutions, we empower our customer’s businesses to succeed through innovative, trusted payment solutions that deliver a seamless digital-first experience around the world. We are disrupting the industry by developing world-class travel and B2B solutions for our corporate clients around the globe.
As a key player in our organization’s digital transformation journey, you will play a critical role in revolutionizing the global financial ecosystem. You will have the opportunity to make data-driven decisions, build first-in-class corporate solutions, and partner with industry-leaders to build cloud-native products and solutions for our clients.

Role Overview:
As a Software Engineer in Commercial Solutions at Mastercard, you’ll work with modern full-stack development practices and tools to create world-class microservices and web applications. We’re building a global business-to-business (B2B) technology platform to help businesses of all sizes streamline how they manage payments when buying or selling products and services.
You will work in our Mastercard technology hub, which provides a state-of-the-art environment for technology teams to thrive in our collaborative, Agile engineering culture. You will play a key role in how Mastercard transforms the B2B space to standardize, automate, and optimize digital payment efficiency for buyers and sellers.

The role will require you to:
Contribute to the planning, design, and development of microservices on your team.
Build and own full-stack applications and services using Angular, Java, and PCF
Deliver code with exceptional quality and security that operates at scale
Participate in code reviews and retrospectives, and submit Pull Requests using Git
Collaborate with software engineers, test engineers, TPMs, and PM-Ts
Ensure that you use 12-factor app design principles in your development.
Ensure that the systems you create comply with Mastercard engineering best practices and governance models, including security, operations, and Enterprise Architecture requirements

Required Experience:

Bachelor's degree
Solid foundation in Computer Science fundamentals
Strong leadership and collaboration skills
You have experience with web technologies, including HTML5, CSS, Javascript, and front-end frameworks such as Angular
Experience building applications using Java and PCF
Experience using storage technologies such as PostgreSQL or Oracle and delivering solutions that leverage them at a massive scale
You have exposure to automated testing and releasing software in a continuous delivery model using Git
You enjoy working in an Agile team focused on continuous improvement
You have a strong desire to learn best practices and modern software architecture and collaborate within a team
You are passionate about the art of delivering the highest quality software to customers
You have excellent communication skills with both technical and non-technical people
Nice To Have:
Experience working within the commercial card space or corporate banking
Strong ability to multi-task, organize, manage, and implement complex projects whether directly or through supervision
Operates with minimal supervision and able to make informed, well-reasoned decisions independently
Thrives in an environment that is fast-paced, rapidly changing, and customer-oriented

What we offer :
In line with Mastercard’s total compensation philosophy, the successful candidate will be offered a competitive base salary based on location, experience and other qualifications for the role and may be eligible for an annual bonus depending on the role. Mastercard also provides health and wellness benefits, access to retirement savings including a best-in-class company match, gender-inclusive benefits and more!

Corporate Security Responsibility

All activities involving access to Mastercard assets, information, and networks comes with an inherent risk to the organization and, therefore, it is expected that every person working for, or on behalf of, Mastercard is responsible for information security and 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.