1+ months

Group Leader, Digital Banking Payment and Card System Management

San Francisco, CA 94102

Group Leader, Digital Banking Payment, and Card System Management San Francisco, California

Do you want to drive technology innovation for a leading global financial network that bridges over 200 countries and territories and over 130 currencies? Do you have the skills to design technology capabilities that help Western Union become a significant player in the rapidly expanding global digital banking market? Join Western Union as a Group Leader in Digital Banking Payment, and Card System Management that may be based in San Francisco.

Motivated by our values: purpose driven, globally minded, and trustworthy & respectful

Western Union is a global leader in international money transfer across more than 200 countries and territories, approximately 600,000 retail locations, and one of the most downloaded money transfer apps We aim to serve all customers with the fast, reliable financial services they need to connect with others around the world and provide unique services for those without access to traditional financial institutions.

We recently launched a Digital Wallet in several markets as part of a global initiative to enhance our customers experiences and build closer relationships. We are investing heavily to develop innovative, trusted financial products and services, building our value proposition, and driving business growth. Were hiring at all levels in the organization and looking for entrepreneurs at heart, who have experience building banking businesses, and want to do so in an environment focused on global migrant, mass-market, and under-served customers. If this aligns with your skills and passion, Western Union Digital Banking will be an unrivaled professional career opportunity.

Relentless pursuit of better

As the Payments and Card Processing Systems Group Leader, you will build out and manage the card processing, card issuing, real-time payment network, SEPA / SWIFT, PLAID, and additional pay-in and payout systems. You will manage the coordination across the schemes, the regulatory reporting, and reconciliation. In this role, you will also expand our card processing capabilities across LATAM, Africa, Asia Pacific, the Middle East, and Europe. As new products get launched globally, you will identify opportunities to enhance the automation, controls, and IT support for those new systems and products to offer best-in-class customer experience.

For this important role, you have at least 10 years of experience building business-critical products and launching them in the market. Additionally, you have built revenue streams through banking products, cards, lending, and customer cross-selling. You know global and regional card providers, as well as the pre-paid card business and how to issue products to final users. You possess excellent communication skills, verbal and written, enabling effective management and utilization of both indirect and direct resources. You can synthesize customer inputs and translate them into actionable initiatives that drive value for the company and execute strategic plans across the organization. You have proven leadership skills, managing cross-functional teams to motivate and drive results across a large indirect sphere of influence & think outside the box.

Join us, and lets connect the world

Western Union is transforming its business and shaping the financial services sector by driving quality, convenience, and customer service to new levels of excellence. Its an exciting time for our organization, as the largest cross-border money transfer operator, trusted by millions of consumers around the world. If youre ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation, apply now.

Were a company on the move, and we want our people to grow and develop. Youll have plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career, as well as a great salary and benefits package.

We are passionate about our diversity. Our commitment is to provide an inclusive culture that celebrates the unique backgrounds and perspectives of our global teams while reflecting the communities we serve. We do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, political affiliation, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or veteran (U.S.) status. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including those with disabilities, during the recruitment process, in accordance with applicable laws.


The on-target earnings range is $307,365-512,276, which includes a base salary of $219,547-365,912, short-term (20% of base), and long-term (20% of base) incentives that align with individual and company performance. Actual salaries will vary and are based on a candidates qualifications, skills, and competencies. Salary is one component of the Western Union total compensation package, which includes short-term incentives, multiple health insurance options, accident and life insurance, flexible time off, and access to best-in-class development platforms, to name a few! To view details of our benefits, visit https://mywubenefits.com/.



  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2022-06-01 Expires: 2022-08-04

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