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Project Manager - Mobile Payment Products - P208716

Phoenix, AZ 85003
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\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover \u003C/strong\u003Eis\u003Cstrong\u003E a great place to work.\u003C/strong\u003E Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThe landscape of payments is changing at a rapid pace. Responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating information system projects, the ideal candidate will be well versed in traditional card payments, as well as opportunities and challenges this ecosystem faces as new technologies such as digital, biometrics, authentication, cloud, tokenization, and others continue to influence the industry. 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Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E



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Posted: 2019-11-06 Expires: 2019-12-14

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