Technical Scrum Lead

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Job Title

Technical Scrum Lead

As part of an exciting, fast paced environment developing authentication and security solutions in the mobile and e-commerce space, this position will provide technical expertise within the development lifecycle for new products and services.

• Are you interested in re-defining how MasterCard does online authentication today?
• Have you ever brought a product to market on a global scale?
• Are you motivated to stay on cutting edge of technology?


•Provide technical direction to day-to-day IT projects using Agile and SAFe methodologies.
•This position is closely aligned with technology management and the candidate is expected to have a strong technical background in application design, development and operational areas.
•As recognized subject matter expert, lead planning, design and implementation of all technical solutions. Partner with other necessary teams to create solution definition and architecture.
•Provide technical oversight of vendors and their strategy.
•Strong communication and documentation skills.
•Ability to report to senior management with key data points and research.
•Design project plans, major tasks and milestones using scope, resources, budget and personnel as criteria.
•Coordinate development of new systems and / or applications projects.
•Coordinate modifications of existing systems or applications or changes in current methods or techniques.
•Coordinate project performance with other departments.
•Monitor, document and report status of assigned projects.
•Define project objectives and oversee quality control throughout project life cycle.
•Manage Software Development scrum teams.
•Manage projects and directs a team of about 10 to 12 software developers, systems analysts and quality engineers.
•Exercises independent judgment and discretion in overall project management by prioritizing, planning and tracking project progress.
•Designs, develops and modifies programs and plans working closely with the business owners.
•Experience specifying hardware/software requirements, and estimating complex IT efforts
•Web Services - REST/XML/ WSDL/SOAP
•Consults with internal departments to identify customer needs and include into project objectives. Provides support regarding software development to internal departments.

Core Competencies

•People Management.
•Communication Proficiency.
•Performance Management.
•High end Problem Solving/Analysis.

•Bachelor's degree.
•5+ years IT project and management experience.
•Hands on Experience with Agile and related methodologies.
•Fluent in Microsoft Windows technology, Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Project and Agile related tools.
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
•Security Coding Techniques and Tools - Fortify, & OWASP vulnerabilities
•Hibernate & Spring
•Strong analytical, communication and problem-solving skills.

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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