This is Adyen

Adyen is the payments platform of choice for the world's leading companies, delivering frictionless payments across online, mobile, and in-store channels. Our team members are motivated individuals that help each other do remarkable things every day. We face unique technical challenges at scale and we solve those as a team. And together, we deliver innovative and ethical solutions that transform the way the world pays.

We took an unobvious approach to starting a payments company, building a platform from scratch. Now, Adyen serves the world's brightest companies like Facebook, Uber, L'Oreal, Casper, Bonobos, and Spotify.


Regulatory Compliance Specialist

The Americas General Counsel’s Organization at Adyen is seeking a Compliance Specialist in Mexico to provide compliance oversight and assistance to Adyen’s payments services in this market.


The mission of the Americas General Counsel’s Organization is to protect Adyen’s vision through legal and compliance expertise and strategic advice. This helps our Mexico sales and account management teams to manage risk, identify opportunities, and deliver on Adyen’s offering of exceptional products and services. Given the dynamic nature of the global payments industry and the interconnectivity between the Americas General Counsel’s Organization and the business, we see it as imperative to attract and develop talented people by:

  • Providing rich work experiences and opportunities for professional development
  • Recognizing and rewarding those who drive and deliver results
  • Respecting and valuing diversity, integrity, and personal accountability



What you’ll do

  • Take ownership over our regulatory compliance management, with focus on the Securities and Exchange Commission (Comisión Nacional Bancaria y de Valores or CNBV) and the general provisions applicable to Payment Networks in Mexico.
  • Research, interpret, and summarize regulatory requirements and operational rules in easily understood terms and work with internal teams to correctly implement those requirements.
  • Understand Mexican regulatory requirements for payment processing in restricted or regulated industries such as pharmaceutical, gambling, insurance, and medical services.
  • Interface with external partners like Visa, Mastercard and PROSA and regulators such as SHCP, Banco de México (Banxico) and the CNBV.
  • Management of regulatory obligations in regards to AML/CTF for regulated and non regulated financial institutions in Mexico.
  • Management of regulatory obligations in regards to data protection (LFPDPPP) for regulated and non regulated financial institutions in Mexico.



Who you are

  • You have experience working with Mexican Regulators in a specialized industry (finance, telecommunications, petrochemical, etc).
  • You have strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to convey advice clearly and synthesize complex issues 
  • You have the ability to determine the regulatory impact of any compliance requirements to business initiatives
  • You have the ability to interface and develop rapport with the regulators (SHCP, Banco de México (Banxico) and the CNBV)
  • You are self-motivated, reliable, adaptable and detail-oriented
  • You have solid people skills because you will be working with a variety of internal and external stakeholders from various disciplines and cultures
  • You have full professional proficiency (written and verbal) in Spanish and English


Our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion commitments 

Our unobvious approach is a product of our diverse perspectives. This diversity of backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives is essential in helping us maintain our momentum. Our business and technical challenges are unique, we need as many different voices as possible to join us in solving them - voices like yours. So no matter where you’re from, who you love, or what you believe in, we welcome you to be your true self at Adyen. 

Studies show that women and members of underrepresented communities apply for jobs only if they meet 100% of the qualifications. Does it sound like you? If so, Adyen encourages you to reconsider and apply. We look forward to your application.


What’s next? 

Ensuring a smooth and enjoyable candidate experience is critical for us. We aim to get back to you regarding your application within next weeks. Our interview process tends to take between 4 or 5 weeks to complete. Don’t be afraid to let us know if you need more flexibility.

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