rochesternewyork | Vice President, Product Development & Innovation, Mastercard Labs in Baldwin, NY

Vice President, Product Development & Innovation, Mastercard Labs

  • Mastercard
  • $217,650.00 - 217,650.00 / Year *
  • 930 Merrick Rd
  • Baldwin, NY 11510
  • Full-Time
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The Vice President, Products & Innovation in Mastercard Labs will lead the global efforts to drive differentiated solutions leveraging new technologies, notably Artificial Intelligence (AI), to generate new value for internal and external stakeholders. Leveraging the innovative capabilities of Mastercard Labs' R&D engineers and global reach of Mastercard, this ambitious individual will have the authority and responsibility to identify, prioritize and deliver a variety of solutions to address the pain points and capture opportunities uniquely addressable by AI.. Reporting to the SVP, Innovation & Startup Engagement in Mastercard Labs, the ideal person for this position will be seasoned in capably connecting the dots between technology and opportunities to creatively drive solutions. They have a solid understanding of AI, how it can be practically applied, and can quickly learn new industries, possessing a 'roll-up-your-sleeves,' intrepreneurial spirit. Mastercard Labs' proven methodologies and structured innovation programs enable us to fast-track great ideas from concept through prototype, pilot and into commercialization in an environment that is risk-averse. We de-risk the introduction of new products and services in an agile way, resulting in the commercial delivery of impactful results.. Serve as the go-to lead for Mastercard Labs' AI work, delivering new solutions, providing formal and informal leadership to Mastercard and partners, fostering a thriving innovation community and continuing to elevate Mastercard's reputation for innovation.. Identify and develop creative, new solutions to anticipate and/or respond to customers' needs, market opportunities, regulations, etc., across industries and geographies.. Assess new concepts for their desirability in market, feasibility to deliver and support, and commerciality for all partners involved.. Identify opportunities to test both proven and new methods; anticipate barriers to adoption and develop ways to cultivate desired results via an appetite to take thoughtful risks on new use cases leveraging the latest technologies and by co-creating and partnering with key stakeholders.. Provide thought leadership on competitive trends and the evolution of tools and strategies to engage and delight customers.. Represent Mastercard Labs at conferences, media experiences and other internal and external engagements.. Extensive product development and delivery experience in a fast-paced environment. Demonstrated experience at the intersection of spotting opportunities to capture new value where Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and/or Deep Learning can benefit stakeholders from a business perspective - this is not a developer role. Demonstrated record of success leading and driving multiple projects in a global setting with external and internal clients simultaneously. Ability to develop, define and execute a business strategy to address new business opportunities. Adaptability, problem solving and the ability to influence stakeholders are a must. Demonstrates strong self-awareness, open to different approaches and ideas, and open to challenging status quo to drive new business initiatives. Demonstrates a strong, professional presence and exhibits excellent written/verbal communications skills with senior executives and customers. Demonstrated passion and experience in the intrepreneurial space with the ability to quickly understand, utilize and evangelize new technologies. Demonstrates strong leadership and collaborative skills with particular success building and leading integrated, multi-functional teams in an agile, fast-paced environment. Demonstrated ability to take accountability and drive to desired results with passion, ambition and aptitude. Possesses a passion for cutting-edge product development, innovation and technology. Sense of humor and adaptability are a must. MBA or other advanced degree in strategy, innovation, AI, entrepreneurship or other related field a plus. 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 ...@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.. Mastercard is a technology company in the global payments industry. We operate the world's fastest payments processing network, connectin...
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