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Payments Acquiring Platform Engineer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 3/10/2017
Job Reference: 90079

Job Description

Contact: Catriona Coogan
Telephone: 0872197421

Payments Acquiring Platform Engineer
Our client, a Fintech company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Payments Acquiring Platform Engineer for their site.

Key Result Areas
Responsibility for support of the MCP system:
  • Implementation of new Acquiring / Switching modules and Business functional change
  • Delivering bi-annual Card Scheme Compliance Releases
  • Assist System Maintenance Activities, Change Management, and Custom Development.
  • Support daily operations, implementation and testing of compliance release system changes
  • Maintain business continuity service for the Clearing and Authorisation systems
  • Provide first level internal escalation support for MCP Operations Staff
  • Provide first level internal MCP User Support and Consultancy
  • Deliver quality analysis documentation for projects related to clearing and authorisation
  • Collaboration with development and IT teams in all integration change projects.
  • Participate in the Company's Performance Management System and ensure full compliance with all policies and procedures, reporting systems and Company Values at all times.
Education & Experience
  • Bachelor degree (or equivalent) in IT studies is required
  • Must have 4+ years' experience working in a Payments IT domain
  • Must have experience in Authorisation, Clearing and Settlement payments platform
  • Experience with Visa and MasterCard certifications processes
  • Must have strong technical database skills (knowledge of Oracle preferred and/or SQL server)
  • Must have working knowledge of developing scripts (such as PowerShell or Visual Basic)
  • Experience with end to end task management
  • Must have experience developing and performing system testing for platform change
Advantageous - desirable but not essential
  • Experience of Way4 platform or alternative Payments platform
  • Experience in ATMs processing
  • Experience working with distributed IT systems
  • Experience of working with Microsoft Orchestrator
  • Experience with SQL Server would be an advantage
Skills & Key Competencies
  • Strong analytical skills, including interpreting system needs and translating into technical requirements.
  • Must be a quick learner and have a track record of identifying and solving problems.
  • Must have excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Must be a team player who enjoys working in a fast growing international company.
  • The ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and to be able to priorities work appropriately.
  • Must have proven time management skills and the ability to deliver to tight deadlines.
  • Willing to take accountability and responsibility and able to make sound decisions in a dynamic environment.
  • Must be self-motivated with the ability to work under pressure.
  • Must be available to travel occasionally.
  • Provide out of hours support as required by IT Payments function.

For further information on this Payments Acquiring Platform Engineer role in Galway please contact Catriona Coogan on 0872197421 /
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