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Elie Joseph

Senior Payments and Fraud Consultant

Works remotely from Nuremberg

  • 49.4538
  • 11.0772
  • Suggested rate £984 / day
  • Experience 7+ years
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Location and workplace preferences

Location
Nuremberg, Germany
Remote only
Primarily works remotely

Preferences

Project length
  • Between 1-3 months
  • Between 3-6 months
Business sector
  • Automobile
  • Banking & Insurance
  • Consulting & Audits
  • Digital & IT
  • E-commerce
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Company size
  • 11 - 49 people
  • 50 - 249 people
  • 250 - 999 people
  • 1000 - 4999 people
  • ≥ 5000 people

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Languages

  • Arabic

    Native or bilingual

  • English

    Fluent

  • French

    Basic

  • German

    Conversational

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Skills (9)

Elie in a few words

I am an Omnichannel payments and risk director with strong consultancy background, possessing more than 14 years of work experience across geographies. I have worked for different multinational companies from different industries and on many payment systems like Adyen, Stripe, Paypal, Cybersource and ACI.

Payments and banking field is complex, I do my best everyday to simplify it. My core competence is designing business and technical payment solutions, as well as developing strategies for merchants and financial service institutions.

Experience

Wunderman Thompson Commerce

E-commerce

Payments and Risk Product Owner (Freelance)  - As a freelancer

January 2022 - October 2022 (9 months)

As a product owner for a strategic project at Wunderman Thompson:
-I defined the payment strategy and selected the payment service provider.
-I am working on defining the payments business solution.
-I am working on a defining a payments system landscape.

Mercedes-Benz Mobility AG

Automobile

Payments and Risk Consultant (Freelance)  - As a freelancer

September 2021 - December 2021 (3 months)

As a consultant with the Mercedes pay team, I have worked on Mercedes pay's own unified payment layer that connects globally more than 300 merchants to different PSPs.
-I assessed the future landscape of Mercedes pay's unified payment layer (internal technical gateway) and how the setup will be impacted when having cost saving and scalability in mind.
-I have conducted reviews of the existing payment solutions setups and processes, and recommended improvements.
-I have revised and documented new and existing payment methods integration processes.

Arvato Financial Solutions

Payments and Risk Consultant (Freelance)  - As a freelancer

June 2021 - October 2021 (4 months)

As a marketplace payments consultant:
-I defined the requirements for Arvato to offer a payment and financial marketplace solution that automate the merchant's onboarding, payment splits and payouts.
-I assessed existing marketplace solutions like Stripe, Adyen and Payaut and defined their strengths and weaknesses.
-I consulted and advised Arvato's management based on my findings.

ADIDAS - Adidas Group

Director

January 2020 - May 2021 (1 year and 4 months)

Team lead for Payments and SAP consultants working on implementing different systems and backoffice processes across the adidas Sales Channels.
-I contributed to the success of adidas shift's to a product-led-organisation.
-I advised the leadership team on Payments and Financial system strategies.
-I ramped up and built the team to allow a smooth migration to the SAP S4 HANA.
-I contributed to the establishment of Payments SRE teams.

ADIDAS - Adidas Group

Director

April 2019 - December 2019 (8 months)

Team lead for Payments architects and consultants that drove the design and integrations of 3 PSPs, 2 Fraud Engines and more than 10 acquiring banks.
-I formed the adidas Global IT payments team.
-I advised the leadership team on Payments and Financial system strategies.
-I introduced the Payment Orchestration Layer strategy.
-I was accountable for the success of payment projects.

ADIDAS - Adidas Group

Senior Payments Consultant

August 2014 - March 2019 (4 years and 7 months)

Lead consultant and project manager for different payment initiatives in the area of eCom, retail POS and mPOS EFTs.
-I led RFPs and multimillion Euro projects for selection, integration and implementation of different payment and fraud providers (Adyen, Stripe, ACI, Feedzai, Cybersource, ACI,etc..) in the adidas landscape.
-I designed the payments and fraud end-to-end processes and integrations across channels and systems.
-I designed a fully automated settlement and financial reconciliation processes.

ADIDAS - Adidas Group

Information Technology Consultant - Retail Technology & Innovation

August 2012 - July 2014 (1 year and 11 months)

Consultant and researcher for new Brick & Mortar stores technologies.
-I led the research and the introduction of mobile devices, mPOS, digital signage and heat map solutions in the physical stores.
-I led the introduction of a new Network concept that allows higher security and the offering of internet to the customers in the physical stores.
-I monitored and prototyped emerging digital technologies.

ADIDAS - Adidas Group

Information Technology Consultant

July 2008 - July 2012 (4 years)

I led the support organisation and implementation of POS and B2B projects in the MENA region, for more than 300 stores across 8 countries and 3 different continents.
-I coordinated and supported in the roll out the POS solution in the region.
-I provided 3rd Level Support for the POS and ERP solutions.
-I contributed to the opening of 3 head offices.

Education