Payments processing industry is a dynamic sector globally and it is riding high on the back of the digital revolution. Payment industry is transforming from B2B industry to a thriving, exciting one, full of opportunities. The advent of various innovations like electronic wallets and other digital payment methods for customers made to occupy great place in the market. Payment industry is looking for the professionals with desired skills including working knowledge of transactions, processes and skills in payment technologies, global level innovation and cross-channel expertise is desired in specialists.
Recruiters are looking to hire the candidates with basic knowledge of the payment industry in terms of operations, relationships and banking systems. The rise in demand for electronic payments helped India create 1.4 million additional jobs. There are lot of openings exist for entry level and middle management positions.
Recruiters seek entry level candidates with particularly from a technology background, programming, product design and management, app development and mobility. Globalization of payment industry has created huge opportunities for venture capitalists and management professionals as well. Initially they are recruited as management trainees and helped to g row in their career for the roles they hired for. Industry is looking for senior level highly experienced professionals across all the domains. Someone from outside the industry can bring in a whole new way of working that can take the organization’s ambitions higher.
If you are looking for a career in payment industry then you must be highly driven and motivated on a personal level and expected to go beyond your job description and not afraid of taking risks to create or implement something new. Someone with strong technical expertise with a vision for creating convenience will open doors for aspirants. In the coming days, industry will create more demand for specialists in all payment-related fields and focus on payment technologies, global level innovation and cross-channel expertise.