Lead API Software Development Engineer


  View Insights


Job Summary

Job Type


Years of Experience
Information not provided

Tech Stacks

Job Description

  • Would you enjoy collaborating with your team to design new features and solutions in an evolving Enterprise environment?
  • Do you have a strong background in developing and delivering high volume web services?
  • Are you passionate about delivering high quality, high performing and highly extensible software?
  • Are you as excited about the value of what you design and build for your customers as you are by the journey to deliver it?
  • Do you want to be part of one of the most exciting global initiatives in Mastercard right now?


  • Lead planning, design and implementation of technical solutions for global customers (internal and external)
  • Continually ideate, scope, develop, deliver, test and iterate features for the constantly evolving and growing API Platform.
  • Contribute to Mastercard Open Source projects that offer API Client signing and encryption libraries.
  • Ensure appropriate levels of automation are adopted (build, deploy, configure, validate, monitor).
  • Liaise with other global technology, data, operations teams to execute.
  • Act as subject matter expert for API Platform and services to support customer integrations on occasion

All About You

  • Very strong Java/Kotlin and object-oriented design and development skills.
  • Strong frontend development skills including Javascript ES6, ReactJS, CSS, functional and asynchronous programming. Knowledge of NPM, Webpack and Jest.
  • Knowledge of Jamstack (Hugo), NextJS is preferred.
  • Proven track record in web application development with multiple examples of solutions deployed where you were a key architect and coder.
  • You care about the technical architecture and design - ensuring that the solution is flexibly designed, performs efficiently and highly scalable.
  • Experienced working in an Agile environment with a global team that supports frequent production releases.
  • Background in DevOps and automation a distinct advantage.
  • Experience in designing and delivering APIs and security models an advantage.
  • You strive to create highly intuitive and responsive products.

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.

Salaries of Software Engineer at Mastercard

Salaries from Mastercard that are similar to Lead API Software Development Engineer


Estimated Salary Range

View more Software Engineer salaries at Mastercard View more Software Engineer salaries

NodeFlair Insights of Mastercard