3.6 of 5 229 reviews
Purchase, NY
5000+ Employees
Company - Public (MA)
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year

MasterCard is a technology company in the global payments business. For more than four decades, we have been a driving force at the heart of commerce, developing advance payment solutions and...More

Mission: Every day, everywhere, we use our technology and expertise...More

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Here at MasterCard, we work at the heart of commerce. While our people around the world may be engaged in any number of interesting and exciting projects at any given time, we all work with one overriding goal: to make our customers'  lives easier. If you thrive on the challenge of constantly changing things for the better, welcome!


Given that ours is one of the world's most recognizable brand names, it's understandable that many people think "credit card" when they hear "MasterCard." But as you might expect from the company known for pioneering dramatic changes in the world of commerce, MasterCard's range of business disciplines—and opportunities—reach far beyond the plastic. Here's a sampling:

MasterCard Advisors

Insights to move business forward

Providing payments-focused consulting, information and analytics, and a wide variety of outsourcing services to financial institutions and merchants worldwide, MasterCard Advisors helps clients address their most pressing challenges while achieving their business growth goals.


Priceless Experiences

Portal to special deals and benefits

Priceless is more than our world-famous television commercials. It has become synonymous with the special benefits and once-in-a-lifetime experiences available to MasterCard customers. Our most recent example is the exciting "Priceless Cities" campaign, offering MasterCard cardholders inside tips on making visits to the world's greatest cities, well, priceless.

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MasterCard Corporate Philanthropy

MasterCard is committed to supporting communities where we work and live and giving them the tools to build a brighter future. We are proud to participate in philanthropic efforts around the globe that include charitable giving, employee volunteering, and support for disaster relief and recovery efforts.

Photo Credit: Alexander Rieser for Grameen Foundation

Security and Fraud Protection

Ensuring peace of mind

The exponential growth and complexity of payment options has made security and fraud protection mission-critical for today's financial institutions and merchants. MasterCard is an industry leader in safeguarding cardholder data through such innovations as the first tamper-evident signature panel, the use of three-dimensional holograms and advanced fraud prevention and detection technology.


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87% Approve of the CEO   139 ratings

MasterCard President and CEO Ajay Banga

Ajay Banga

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The World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Finance, Fast Company Magazine, 2014
Best Place to Work in The Greater St. Louis Area, St. Louis Business Journal, 2014
Employees' Choice -50 Best Places to work, Glassdoor, 2013
Best Mobile Money Innovation, GSMA Global Mobile Awards, 2013
Best Places to Work, Human Rights Campaign Foundation, 2013

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