Specialist, Product Management (Data Science and Analytics)

Nov 15, 2023

Purchase, New York

Our Purpose

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Title and Summary

Specialist, Product Management (Data Science and Analytics)

As Mastercard seeks to define a world beyond cash, we are pursuing payments across all technologies, verticals and use cases. One of the largest identified opportunities for Mastercard is revolutionizing consumer bill pay in North America. The Transfer Solutions team, which is responsible for this segment, is bringing new solutions to this ecosystem by combining our leading card and merchant networks with our bill pay assets. The Specialist will be part of the Bill Payment Rails team, which is a pillar of the Transfer Solutions team within the North America Product and Engineering organization.

The Specialist will be responsible for driving data science, analytics, reporting and analysis for the RPPS bill payment network in North America. Responsibilities include:
• Design and implement an optimization program that will drive more transactions.
• Build KPI dashboards to monitor activity in the RPPS network. Actively monitor them and work with team members and other stakeholders to act on findings.
• Create reporting for partners that includes actionable data to drive greater usage of the network.
• Manipulate large data sets, analyze them, and take action based on the insights.
• Develop revenue forecasts and track actual performance against targets.
• Work with product development and engineering teams to define requirements for data-focused product roadmap items.
• Drive analysis for executive meetings and strategic initiatives.
• Collaborate with cross-functional stakeholders: product development, business operations, engineering, account management, marketing.

All About You
• Strong analytical mindset with the ability to extract learnings and identify key insights.
• Demonstrated success leveraging open-source tools, predictive analytics, machine learning, or other data techniques to perform analysis.
• Demonstrated ability to cleanse, manage, and manipulate large data sets.
• Excellent organizational and time-management skills with attention to detail and follow-through.
• Ability to react with appropriate levels of urgency to situations that require quick response or turnaround.
• Creative problem solver, able to influence others.
• Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
• Strong team focus and ability to collaborate with team members and business partners.
• Results-driver, with flexible demeanor and willingness to pivot.
• Understands and can explain the business context and the associated customer use cases.
• Comfort with creating structure when ambiguous / complex circumstances arise.
• Strong sense of humor and willingness to have fun!

In the US, 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_[email protected] 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.

Pay Ranges

Purchase, New York: $89,000 - $137,000 USD

Arlington, Virginia: $89,000 - $137,000 USD

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