“Apple today posted a job listing on its website looking for a Payments Software Engineer that will ‘help build a next generation payment platform,'” Jordan Kahn reports for 9to5Mac. “Apple says the payment system will consist of integration of payment devices, middleware and acquirers that will ‘push the boundaries in new markets for Apple Retail.'”
Kahn reports, “Apple is interested in experts in eCommerce, banking, retail, and card industries and lists various payment technologies including Chip&Pin, bank messaging specifications, country specific technologies such as EFTPOS (AUS) and Interac (CAN), and testing solutions used by Visa, Mastercard and others including ADVT, M-TIP, AEIPS, and Interac testing.”
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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Dan K.” for the heads up.]