Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. is a Fortune 1000 U.S.-based payment processing and technology provider. Founded by Robert O. Carr in 1997, Heartland Payment Systems is headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey. Heartland Payment Systems provides payment processing for more than 275,000 business locations in the United States and processes more than 11 million transactions a day and more than $80 billion in transactions a year. In 2014, the Nilson Report ranked Heartland the 6th largest payment processor in the country by transaction count, and the 8th largest by processed dollar volume. On April 25, 2016, the company tweeted an announcement that it had successfully completed a merger with Global Payments Systems.. This wrapped up a process which began with the announcement of Global Payments to acquire the company in December 2015, for $3.5 billion. In addition to payment processing, Heartland has developed or acquired businesses in payroll processing, gift card and campus card solutions, point of sale systems, school payments and nutrition, network management, mobile payments and ordering, ecommerce, billing solutions, and lending services.
Highest paying job titles at Heartland Payment Systems, Incorporated include Software Developer, Senior Software Developer, and Cloud Engineer