Manager: Payments Architecture and Delivery needed at MTN

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Senior Manager: Wallet and Core Systems Architecture and Delivery needed at MTN

MTN’s job vacancy, Career and Recruitment

Job title : Manager: Payments Architecture and Delivery jobs in Gauteng

Job Location : Gauteng, Johannesburg

Deadline : August 20, 2022

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Key Deliverables

The Manager Payments Architecture and Delivery will be accountable to achieve the following objectives:

  • To lead and provide expertise on Payments (Open and Closed Loop) application architecture, integration development initiatives, analyzing business requirements and crafting appropriate, cost-effective, and logical Payments solutions
  • Design and architect B2B and B2C Payments platforms and related support tools
  • Deliver Payments solution through both Agile (and Waterfall SDLC processes where needed)
  • Collaborate and communicate with different technical, business and partner teams with clear and consistent communication to deliver greater Payments architecture alignment.
  • Assess and review activities and deliverables of both on and offshore resources that provide architecture and delivery support for Payments
  • Transform complex business requirements into candidate Payments system architectures which also meet security and high availability requirements
  • Leads the design and build of Payments platform ensuring best practices in design and usability
  • Design, develop and implement tools and mechanisms which will reduce the time and effort it takes to integrate Payments Solutions
  • Deliver Payments technology solutions that are tested, maintainable, optimized
  • Deliver designs for components that solve defined Payments technical problems.
  • Identify risks and mitigations and make appropriate technical trade-offs in designs.
  • Lead Integration for legacy systems and payment systems with new Payments technologies using technologies such as service-oriented architecture (SOA) and/or restful APIs
  • Work closely with business together to create technical systems that shape great Payments product experiences.
  • Assess Payments solutions changes, and migration plans and define the change management
  • Support the commercial rollouts of Payments and associated products, such as Payments APIs
  • Lead adviser on Payments integration options and act as a technical SME for Payments integrations by being able to understand the platform in its entirety, from overall architecture
  • Support innovative use cases, by providing technical guidance to stakeholders using the Payments and payments systems
  • Work closely with stakeholders to build a solution based on the business demands and roadmap
  • Lead requirement gathering workshops to ensure all business requirements are captured
  • Support solution deployment planning
  • Review and approval of design and ensure sign off from stakeholders.
  • Promote re-use of Payments solutions across the operating markets.
  • Regular gap analysis of use cases and capabilities to identify growth opportunities.


  • Lead, Set up / participate in planned and adhoc meetings for Wallet & Payments Unicorn
  • Drive enterprise-wide Payments transformation initiatives, elicit inputs from relevant parties
  • Drive adequate risk mitigation and controls, and elicit inputs from relevant parties
  • Prepare proposal on change initiatives, SLA policies and procedures for Wallet & Payments Unicorn
  • Sign off approval on changed and new initiatives for Wallet & Payments Unicorn


  • Manage and resolve escalations that have impact on Wallet & Payments Unicorn and Fintech in General


  • Report on a periodic basis to the function leadership on progress made within the function and in accordance with the measurement metrics set by the organization
  • Report on an ad hoc basis on specific projects, as required


  • Minimum 4-year Academic Degree with Honours (B Eng. / BSc Computing, IT, Degree Preferred)
  • Relevant certification/accreditation/membership with professional body as required for role e.g. TOGAF


  • 5 years relevant industry experience Payments, digital, fintech, telecommunication
  • Experience with Payments and Payments Systems
  • Experience in Integration & Orchestration, Functional Architecture Design, Technical Solution Design.
  • Experience in Business Analysis, Risk & Quality Management.
  • Proficient in Software Engineering.


Functional Knowledge:

  • IT architecture and project management
  • IT service operations, systems maintenance and operational reporting
  • Implementation, tracking, monitoring and compliance of operational projects
  • Vendor sourcing and delivery
  • Business continuity planning
  • Structuring of contracts and Service Level Agreements (SLAs)
  • IT systems capability and capacity
  • IT systems architecture quality and performance
  • Digital systems delivery and enhancement
  • IT systems strategies and roadmaps


  • Business Acumen
  • Analytics and Interpretation
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Organizational Agility
  • Digital mind-set
  • Dealing with ambiguity and complexity
  • Decision Making
  • Conflict Management
  • Negotiation
  • Financial and Numerical
  • Project Management
  • People Management
  • Presentation

Behavioural Qualities

  • Complete Accountability
  • Courage
  • Relational
  • Adaptable
  • Complete candour
  • Culturally aware
  • Emotional Maturity (High EQ)
  • Innovation
  • Integrity
  • Leadership
  • Team Player

How to Apply for this Offer

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VIP Officer needed at Hollywoodbets
Senior Manager: Wallet and Core Systems Architecture and Delivery needed at MTN

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