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Senior Banking Consultant - Payments Specialist

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Date: Jul 6, 2019

Location: Charlotte, NC, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 41836 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Senior Banking Consultant - Payments Specialist to join our team in Charlotte, North Carolina (US-NC), United States (US).



We are seeking to add a Payment Specialist to our Banking Practice.  The successful candidate will be a client-facing, billable Business & IT Consultant.  Acting as a Subject matter expert (SME) and thought leadership advocate for NTT DATA Services in our Cards & Payments practice, this person will provide dedicated expertise to projects as wells as developing and expanding contribution to the practice.  Using deep SME knowledge of commercial and retail payments systems, next-gen solution providers, payment hubs (PSHs), processors and industry utilities, this consultant will help develop and deliver solutions for assigned clients. As part of our Banking Practice, this person will network with industry leaders, internal FSI sales and client leadership, current clients, and potential clients to understand and communicate current and future trends.  The Consultant is the Payments SME that becomes a critical player in the sales pursuit process, working with FSI sales and client leaders to create presentations and proposal responses demonstrating NTT DATA Services capabilities and expertise to meet client needs.  The Payments Consultant is a full time salaried employee that can travel up to 100%, representing NTT DATA Services for current and potential clients. 


The Payments Consultant and SME will provide domain expertise as a billable leader on critical projects.  Our Cards & Payments practice focuses on payments system transformation, application modernization, traditional channels (ACH, wire, Card, etc.), the trend toward digitally sourced real-time payments, fraud, liquidity & case management, and related offerings.  We serve many of the leading banks, financial institutions, FinTech and industry utilities & processors in North America, leveraging our Consulting expertise and our global Delivery capabilities.


Ideal candidates have relevant consulting experience including: conducting structured analysis, thought leadership, program definition and management with a consultative, collaborative problem-solving style:


Job Responsibilities and Skills:


BA degree (IT or equivalent knowledge) - an MBA is preferred
5-7 years’ consulting experience working with banks, payments providers, etc. working with their business and IT stakeholders in addressing their payments challenges
Combination of consulting and industry expertise would be preferred
Has served as an advisor on payments matters to senior leaders representing the business, operations and technology
Experience creating thought leadership and white papers and presenting in this area of expertise
Experience solutioning and implementing payments solutions using tools, technologies and methods
Experience with Data Modeling, Analytics and capturing business requirements
Solid understanding of relevant regulatory issues and trends that apply to banks and non-bank providers
Excellent communicator with the ability to communicate effectively along vertical and horizontal planes internally and in client organizations
Excellent oral and written communication skills; strong workshop facilitation skills
Strong project management skills
Demonstrated experience developing and nurturing client relationships
Ability to work collaboratively, creatively and analytically


Basic Qualifications:

4 + years management consulting experience

4 + years financial services industry experience

4 + years payments experience



This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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