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Software Engineer, Full Stack and Mobile, Priceless Platform



Software Engineering
San Francisco, CA, USA
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.

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Software Engineer, Full Stack and Mobile, Priceless Platform

Software Engineer, Full Stack and Mobile, Priceless Platform

Come talk to us, if you are interested in working on an AWS based global platform, and if you are a fantastic software engineer with experience in designing, coding and deploying mobile apps (iOS, Android) or full stack web apps, and want to work in a high-growth, fast-paced startup-like organization within Mastercard.
The Priceless Platform was created by a Silicon Valley startup that Mastercard acquired. We are experiencing significant growth, and we are looking for passionate engineers to help us scale.
An e-commerce like workflow platform, Priceless Platform is Mastercard’s premium B2B2C platform. It delivers experiences and benefits to banks and partners globally, for their customers. Even after becoming part of Mastercard, we continue to run at high velocity, and drive impact. Our portfolio is expanding significantly, and we need to flawlessly execute to grow the business, while also designing and building for scale.
The Role
As a Software Engineer for the Priceless Platform, you will be responsible for delivering user facing features, exposed via a browser or a mobile app (iOS and/or Android). You will need to ensure that user experience is highly engaging, smooth, and highly responsive.
You have a background in computer science or equivalent and have experience in one or more of the following areas. But more importantly, you are truly passionate and care deeply about building amazing software, focusing on – UI/UX, mobile development, full-stack engineering, Test Automation, etc.
This role is based out of our Mastercard office location in San Francisco, California.
• Contribute to all parts of software development and deployment lifecycle, including design, development, documentation, testing, monitoring, and operations.
• Collaborate with product managers, designers, and stakeholders to understand requirements and define, design and ship features and user experiences.
• Design and architect the feature, ensuring adherence to platform-specific design patterns and best practices.
• Write clean, maintainable, and efficient code. Develop high-performance, responsive, and intuitive user interfaces using modern UI frameworks and libraries (e.g., React, Swift UI, Jetpack Compose, Kotlin).
• Integrate the mobile app with existing backend services, APIs, and databases, ensuring seamless data exchange and synchronization.
• Implement secure authentication and authorization mechanisms, ensuring user data privacy and compliance with relevant regulations.
• Optimize for performance, responsiveness, and power/battery efficiency across a range of devices and network conditions.
• Conduct thorough testing, including unit, integration, and user acceptance testing, to ensure high-quality and bug-free releases.
• Collaborate with the QA team to create and maintain automated test suites for continuous integration and delivery.
• Stay up to date with the latest mobile platform updates, libraries, and industry trends, and incorporate relevant advancements into our front end or mobile app.
• Participate in code reviews and knowledge-sharing sessions with the engineering team.

We are looking for someone who meets the following requirements:
• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related field.
• Proven experience in mobile or front-end development, ideally with a portfolio published apps for both iOS and Android.
• Strong experience developing in programming languages and frameworks such as: JavaScript, React Native, Swift, Kotlin, Python, SwiftUI, Jetpack Compose, UI Kit, Android XML, etc.
• Solid understanding of webapp or mobile app architecture, design patterns and best practices.
• Knowledge of App distribution, deployment and release processes on App Store and Google Play Store.
• Experience with app analytics, performance monitoring and app optimizations.
• Event driven microservices with popular messaging frameworks like Kafka, RabbitMQ, etc.
• Strong troubleshooting, problem solving and collaboration skills.
• Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with a team in Pune India and a global team in US.
• Excellent communication and documentation abilities
• Passion for creating excellent user experiences.

Mastercard is an inclusive equal 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. In the US or Canada, if you require accommodations or assistance to complete the online application process or during the recruitment process, please contact 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

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.

In line with Mastercard’s total compensation philosophy and assuming that the job will be performed in the US, 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 or commissions depending on the role. Mastercard benefits for full time (and certain part time) employees generally include: insurance (including medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, disability, life insurance), flexible spending account and health savings account, paid leaves (including 16 weeks new parent leave, up to 20 paid days bereavement leave), 10 annual paid sick days, 10 or more annual paid vacation days based on level, 5 personal days, 10 annual paid U.S. observed holidays, 401k with a best-in-class company match, deferred compensation for eligible roles, fitness reimbursement or on-site fitness facilities, eligibility for tuition reimbursement, gender-inclusive benefits and many more.