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  • Project managers
  • Multilingual customer service agents
  • Marketing
  • Reconciliation and Finance
  • ASP.NET developers

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Leading Financial Technology Company looking for a dynamic, skilful and enthusiastic Business Analyst to join our Development team. Someone who is committed to delivering cutting edge high quality projects and who has experience working within an agile software development environment.

The ideal candidate will own and assist the business owners and clients in driving development tasks that you and they are involved in. They will participate and support the agile development SCRUM team. The BA will draft detailed requirements to enable a remote development team develop to the business needs and the QA team test efficiently.

This position is based in central London.

The Role:

  • Liaising with internal and external teams, face to face and remotely to gather detailed business requirements
  • Developing detailed business requirements documents for an ever-evolving, next generation middleware system
  • Liaising with Business / Product Owners, and clients to sign off expectations
  • Liaising with development teams to ensure full understanding of all requirements
  • The successful candidate will own the requirements documentation, and be expected to continually refine the requirements gathering process to make it as efficient as possible
  • Support the development team in clarifying any requirements through mediation and analysis with the business owners
  • Contributing to all the QA process and work alongside a QA Manager and Test analysists to clear up any ambiguity at the QA phase.
  • Provide clear updates and be comfortable reporting into stakeholders and management. 
  • Raise concerns where necessary to the business owner and the development teams.

Qualifications / Experience:

  • A relevant Third level degree in IT
  • Proven professional experience as a Business Analyst in the Fintech or Payments Space
  • Experience with being a bridge between business and IT
  • A Team player with excellent communication skills (both written and verbal), and the ability to get your ideas across effectively.
  • Experience with Jira would be beneficial.
  • Experience working within the whole software development lifecycle. 
  • Willingness to learn and be challenged in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience working within PCI-DSS requirements would be beneficial.

 

 

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IT SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER

Due to continued commercial growth and success we are currently recruiting for an IT Senior Project Manager to join our IT Operations Team in our offices in London. We specialise in the delivery of prepaid card programmes and the provision of payments services to a range of clients globally.

The candidate must effectively and professionally lead large scale multinational projects delivering products satisfactory to the client and end-users on time and within budget.

The right candidate will be a skilled, resourceful and experienced project manager, a strong and confident communicator and proactive in their attitude towards their work. The working environment is fast paced and the Project Manager may be responsible for a number of projects in varying stages of the development process at any given time. Excellent time management, attention to detail and prioritisation skills are imperative. The ability to multitask is critical.

GENERAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manages projects by ensuring changes in market and business priorities, including integration needs and technology advancements are reflected.
  • Demonstrates leadership by establishing and articulating a clear vision of success and how goals and objectives will be achieved.
  • Prepares and presents project plans. Identifies risks and challenges, opportunities and growth strategies and business integration needs.
  • Prepares and presents project roadmap reviews as well as providing projects general strategic direction.
  • Engages and interacts with clients during feedback sessions, focus groups, user groups, and requirements gathering sessions.
  • Acts as product launch manager when appropriate for new products or rollouts of major releases.
  • Collaborates with senior management to provide content for market messages, sales collateral, and as needed RFPs.
  • Collaborates with vendor support managers for oversight and maintenance of all secondary and support vendor relationships that fall under operations.
  • Coordinates and facilitates pilot activities acting as primary contact with client, securing pilot agreement, and monitoring progress.
  • Acts as escalation point for client issues that require product change resolution (does not include standard problem escalation process after product is live).
  • Provides presentations to clients during business reviews, prospect briefings, and internal group meetings.
  • Conducts project post mortems and create a recommendation reports to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements.

Essential skills:

  • Educated to degree level or above
  • Experience of the payments/e-commerce industry is essential
  • Demonstrable experience of managing multiple projects at one time of varying size, complexity, value and urgency
  • Ability to grasp new technologies quickly
  • Evidence of a track record of successful project management
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Strong influencing skills and a good motivator and manager of people
  • Must be tenacious and self-motivated with the ability to encourage others and drive issues to a resolution
  • Familiarity with project management tools and financial systems (Prince 2 desirable)
  • The ability to develop close working relationships with colleagues across the business
  • The ability and willingness to learn and to share ideas
  • Proven ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Demonstrable time management skills
  • Essential for person to have experience working in a close-knit team, where you will be active & involved

 

 

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  • Support Clients and stakeholders across several technical domains
  • Manage both regional and functional support resources and ensure optimal procedures and practices are being followed
  • Uphold high standards for timely issue resolution & continuous improvement
  • Contribute expertise to the management of existing and new IT products and services


Your team

You’ll be working in the IT Operations team, based in London with the support team based locally and Development Support in Malta. We provide a high quality and responsive support service to the Financial Services Sector. Our key stakeholder base is very diverse and covers direct Front Office presence through to Middle/Back Office and other IT streams
Your experience and skills

You have:

  • An high degree of interest in, or ideally direct experience with Financial Services
  • Experience interacting and supporting teams across different core Business streams – stakeholder management is a vital part of this role
  • An ability to operate autonomously
  • A proven background with crisis and major incident management
  • A demonstrable ability to set-up & restructure teams and drive continuous improvement
  • A record of individual and team development – nurturing the next generation of talent
  • Built a career on management of L2 support teams & understand the key attributes that makes them tick
  • A desire & track record with ensuring continuous improvement in the team (you want to make things better & know how to do that)
  • A proven level of comfort and confidence facing off and interacting with senior IT and Business management
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and synthesizing skills (you know how to figure stuff out)
  • A proven ability to lead by example & manage both day to day team activities as well as serious issue management

You are:

  • A confident communicator that can explain technology to non-technical audiences
  • Able to interact, manage and influence a diverse team and senior stakeholder base
  • Respectful of other people’s opinions & thoughts and someone who actively fosters an environment of collaboration
  • Ultra reliable – someone who leads by example, does what they say they will & people can trust to deliver
  • A client centric and service driven individual
  • Capable of understanding client needs and translating this into products and services – you drive innovation
  • Proactive in your approach to all tasks and responsibilities
  • Someone who wants to make a positive impact in the world of support

 

 

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The candidate must effectively and professionally lead large scale Digital enablement and Tokenisation projects delivering products satisfactory to the client and end-users on time and within budget.
The right candidate will be a skilled, resourceful and experienced project manager, a strong and confident communicator and proactive in their attitude towards their work. The working environment is fast paced and project managers may be responsible for a number of projects in varying stages of the development process at any given time. Excellent time management, attention to detail, prioritisation skills are imperative. The ability to multitask is critical.
Must demonstrate specific knowledge across digital enablement and tokenisation, with experience across both secure element and cloud based (HCE) implementations. Experience working with Mastercard Digital Enablement Services (MDES) would be a key advantage.
The Project manager will be expected to lead the end to end implementation and delivery of digital enablement projects working with the client, internal teams, the processor and Mastercard.


Duties and Responsibilities
•    Delivery of prepaid payment solutions through the life cycle of the project from draft phase to finished product with a special focus on Digitisation, tokenisation and enablement projects.
•    Implement a good communications strategy within the project to ensure that all stakeholders are regularly briefed
•    Taking ownership of project targets and deliverables
•    Liaising with various stakeholders including clients, issuing banks, vendors, third party supplier, networks (MasterCard and Visa) and third party suppliers
•    Oversee all administrative, approval and sign off processes
•    Liaising with internal teams including software developers, graphic designers, customer service agents, financial controllers and senior management
•    Produce scope of works and project plan as per the clients requirements
•    Assessment of risks to successful delivery of tasks
•    Determine resource allocation and prioritization

Essential skills:
•    Educated to degree level or above
•    Experience with digitisation, tokenisation and enablement projects across secure element and cloud based implementations
•    Experience working with implementations on Android Pay, Apple Pay and Samsung Pay wallets would be advantageous
•    Should demonstrate knowledge of digital payment channels and frameworks and specific experience on MDES would be preferable.
•    Experience of the payments/e-commerce industry
•    Demonstrable experience of managing multiple projects at one time of varying size, complexity, value and urgency.
•    Ability to grasp new technologies quickly
•    Evidence of a track record of successful project management
•    Excellent communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills
•    Familiarity with project management tools and financial systems
•    Proven ability to work independently or as part of a team
•    Demonstrable time management skills
•    Must be tenacious and self-motivated with the ability to encourage others and drive issues to a resolution

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Job description

The candidate must effectively and professionally lead large scale multinational projects delivering products satisfactory to the client and end-users on time and within budget.

The right candidate will be a skilled, resourceful and experienced project manager, a strong and confident communicator and proactive in their attitude towards their work. The working environment is fast paced and project managers may be responsible for a number of projects in varying stages of the development process at any given time. Excellent time management, attention to detail, prioritisation skills are imperative. The ability to multitask is critical.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Delivery of prepaid payment solutions through the life cycle of the project from draft phase to finished product
  • Represent the company at meetings, promote the correct company image and ensure staff are
  • Implement a good communications strategy within the project to ensure that all stakeholders are regularly briefed
  • Taking ownership of project targets and deliverables
  • Liaising with various stakeholders including clients, issuing banks, vendors, third party supplier, networks (MasterCard and Visa) and third party suppliers
  • Oversee all administrative, approval and sign off processes
  • Liaising with internal teams including software developers, graphic designers, customer service agents, financial controllers and senior management
  • Produce scope of works and project plan as per the clients requirements
  • Assessment of risks to successful delivery of tasks
  • Determine resource allocation and prioritization

 

Essential skills:

  • Educated to degree level or above
  • Experience of the payments/e-commerce industry is essential
  • Demonstrable experience of managing multiple projects at one time of varying size, complexity, value and urgency
  • Ability to grasp new technologies quickly
  • Evidence of a track record of successful project management
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Strong influencing skills and a good motivator and manager of people
  • Must be tenacious and self-motivated with the ability to encourage others and drive issues to a resolution
  • Familiarity with project management tools and financial systems (Prince 2 desirable)
  • The ability to develop close working relationships with colleagues across the business
  • The ability and willingness to learn and to share ideas
  • Proven ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Demonstrable time management skills
  • French language skills would be advantageous

 

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Job description

An experienced Business Development Manager required to continue the rapid growth of Prepaid Financial Services. This will be achieved by:

  • Keeping abreast of FinTech and Payment trends and disruptors and feeding same into EMS strategy.
  • Proactively research, qualify and generate leads with merchants and partners internationally.
  • Understanding our value proposition, and how this best fits with merchant/partner requirements.

 

Skills and Experience:

  • Proven experience in The Payments Industry is essential.
  • Excellent understanding of eCommerce, m-commerce, POS acquiring, e-wallets and e-money covering new and existing business development.
  • Very familiar with payment solutions, within verticals, local payment options across Europe, and an understanding of the Regulatory and Compliance requirements in these markets.
  • Planning & Delivery Proven ability to hunt for new business; with excellent experience of the full sales life cycle.
  • The successful candidate must have experience within the Payments industry, a knowledge of the Prepaid Industry is a definite advantage.
  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to professionally and concisely communicate (in writing and verbally) complex legal and business issues with senior staff both inside and outside the company.
  • Project and/or Payments Product development.
  • Excellent organisational and prioritization abilities. You must be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and demonstrate the ability to successfully manage frequent changes in priorities, deadlines, and workload.
  • Anticipate and be responsive to customer/client requirements . A proactive, logical, quick-thinker with a strong work ethic, excellent time management skills; good attention to detail; be personable and professional.
  • The individual must have an excellent understanding of most relevant contracting principles and experience applying this knowledge to contracting activities. The individual will be familiar with the local contracting practices in European countries.
  • Experience in Payments Space would be a distinct advantage.
  • Any additional languages would be an advantage.

 

Qualifications

  • BSc / B.A Degree in Business.

 

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