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MasterCard Director, Software Development Engineering in O'Fallon, Missouri

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 at https://www.mastercard.us/en-us/vision/who-we-are/diversity-inclusion.html 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.

Job Title

Director, Software Development Engineering

On the Cloud Platform team, you will be designing Mastercard’s AWS/Azure environment, while using your expertise in coding, analysis and system design. You will be the technical lead for the platform team responsible for managing the underlying infrastructure and providing deployment and infrastructure management solutions for software development and operation teams.


Engage with stakeholders to design AWS/Azure architect solution to meet Mastercard security, operations, and business requirements.

Implement solutions to manage Mastercard’s AWS/Azure infrastructure via code.

Engage and improve the lifecycle of the AWS/Azure platform and platform services -- from design to deployment, operation and refinement.

Scale systems sustainably through mechanisms like automation, and evolve systems by pushing for changes that improve reliability and velocity.

Support production 24/7 environment as part of a global team. Practice sustainable incident response and blameless postmortems.

Minimum qualifications:

• Experience in the fields of Computer Science or Software Engineering.

• Experience programming in at least one of the following languages: Python or Go.

• Experience with AWS infrastructure architecture and automation

• Experience with software deployment and configuration automation

Preferred qualifications:

• Proven track record designing Cloud infrastructure for large environments (AWS/Azure)

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or a related technical field involving programming

• Expertise in designing, analyzing, and troubleshooting large-scale systems.

• Ability to debug, optimize code, and automate routine tasks.

• Systematic problem-solving approach, with effective communication skills and a sense of drive.

• Understanding of Windows/Linux operating systems.

• Ability to create new functionalities via contributions to upstream opensource ecosystems (such as Terraform)

• AWS Solutions Architect Associate or AWS Solutions Architect Professional a plus

• Azure Solutions Architect

• RHCE/RHCA a plus

Due to COVID-19, most of our employees are working from home. We’ve implemented a virtual hiring process and continue to interview candidates by phone or video and are onboarding new hires remotely. We value the safety of each member of our community because we know we’re all in this together.

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.​

If you require accommodations or assistance to complete the online application process, please contact reasonable.accommodation@mastercard.com 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.

Requisition ID: R-111142