Senior Product Designer - Prototyping


Who is MasterCard?

What role do we play in the modern world? Are we an enabler of purchases or a facilitator for transactions? We play a much larger role in the world by enabling those that have no access to financial systems – every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We have the technology, people and Brand to serve modern society . Today, we are a global tech company that connects everyone to endless possibilities, priceless possibilities.


Job Title

Senior Product Designer - Prototyping


Job Description

MasterCard is a technology company in the global payments business. We connect consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses worldwide and enable them to use secure and convenient electronic forms of payment.

Join the industry's most passionate, motivated and engaged global team - Our employees are encouraged to drive innovation every day in support of a more connected world – A World Beyond Cash.



• MasterCard is looking for brilliant and passionate Designers to join its new customer facing global R&D / innovation services team – Labs as a Service.

• Set up in 2014 Labs as a Service is a rapid prototyping and innovation design services team, working with MasterCard’s global customer base.

• In this role, you will be a key member of a highly agile team of engineers within MasterCard Labs, working to build product prototypes and pilots, in collaboration with global brands in commerce

• This is an opportunity to become part of a world class engineering team, dynamically solving real world customer problems - delivering transformational product and service solutions – focused on trending topics and issues globally.

• This engineering team will have a diverse focus both in terms of geography and variety of technology challenge and is the first team go-to market team as part of a global mobilization plan for this business unit.


Ask yourself:

• Are you a talented Designer/Developer with a passion for technology development and innovation?

• Do you have a strong track record in rapid prototyping and delivering new and exciting projects, and learning new technologies (e.g. Wearable Computing, Big Data, Internet of Things)?

• Have you a passion for product design and technology innovation and have a high energy, can-do attitude and strong sense of ownership /desire to succeed?



• Report to Labs Technology Head to deliver on customer engagements.

• Work with a team of developers and designers to solve real world client challenges.

• Implement creative, useable and compelling visual mockups and prototypes.

• Extensive experience in rapid prototyping across constantly changing topics.

• Proven ability to work on own initiative and deliver results.

• Strong design skills and experience.

• Prior experience of both start-up and corporate environments.


Technical skills:

• 3-5 years in a UX Designer role.

• Experience in directing client product / user experience workshops to achieve focused objectives.

• Experience in Web Development (HTML, CSS, Javascript etc) a strong plus.

• Proven experience in one or more prototyping tools (e.g. InVision, Origami, Webflow, Ionics,, Justinmind, Xcode etc.)

• Continuously discover and evaluate new technologies to maximize design & prototyping efficiency.



Semi- regular International travel is expected.

Work Location Ireland - Dublin