Senior Project Manager

The role of a Senior Project Manager is to be responsible for successful implementation and governance of the client project delivery in line with the project plan. These projects are characterized by the fact that they include increased size, complexity and/or innovative nature.



  • Planning, tracking and coordinating dedicated client projects from pre-sales until launch involving a wide range of different parties and systems both at Wirecard and on the client side
  • First point of contact for the client, including occasional on-site client support
  • Coordinate different workstreams and projects managers within large sized projects or/and manage innovative projects which aim to implement a solution for the first time
  • Coordinate and manage technical, commercial, legal and organizational project work streams
  • Coordinate and execute client specific configuration, payment scheme and infrastructure setup as well as testing activities and configuration within all Wirecard systems throughout all staging domains
  • Set up operational processes, risk and fraud prevention and monitoring and reporting of above areas Escalation Management / Change Request Management including financial evaluation
  • Preparation of and participation in client presentations and steering boards
  • Act as a first level of escalation


  • University degree or equivalent education or more than 3 years of payments project work experience
  • More than 3 years of experience as project manager in customer projects with very good knowledge in the launch of new technical consumer products
  • Experience in the Financial Services Industry is required, particularly experience in working with VISA and MASTERCARD
  • Very good experience in project planning and tracking, both agile and classical waterfall methodologies
  • Ability to work successfully in a Team, hands-on attitude and strong moderating skills able to find creative compromises
  • Quick understanding of complex processes and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills in English


Attractive Salary and Benefits