Company Description|Job Description
As the world's leader in digital payments technology, Visa's mission is to connect the world through the most creative, reliable & secure payment network - enabling individuals, businesses, & economies to thrive. Our advanced global processing network, VisaNet, provides secure & reliable payments around the world, & is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second. The company's dedication to innovation drives the rapid growth of connected commerce on any device, & fuels the dream of a cashless future for everyone, everywhere. As the world moves from analog to digital, Visa is applying our brand, products, people, network & scale to reshape the future of commerce.
At Visa, your individuality fits right in. Working here gives you an opportunity to impact the world, invest in your career growth, & be part of an inclusive & diverse workplace. We are a global team of disruptors, trailblazers, innovators & risk-takers who are helping drive economic growth in even the most remote parts of the world, creatively moving the industry forward, & doing meaningful work that brings financial literacy & digital commerce to millions of unbanked & underserved consumers.
You're an Individual. We're the team for you. Together, let's transform the way the world pays.
At the heart of Visa lies a secure, global payments processing network that for 40 years has empowered people, businesses & governments in 200 countries. We are in the midst of profound change, enabling us to innovate like never before & transform & refresh our technology assets to set the foundation for the next several decades.
The Innovation Development team are building new payment platforms beyond the card, as well as opening our technology platforms to enable industry collaboration & innovation through co-development. We work on solving hard problems of the future in IoT, Blockchain, Mobile, Front-end, Machine Learning, & Data Analytics. We are looking for enthusiastic & creative software engineers to help us build some innovative products & pilots.
Innovation developers may work across development, test & support on cool things like:
- Development of new innovative products, using technologies like Java, Kotlin, Swift & Docker
- Develop new blue-sky technologies in fields like IoT, Biometrics, Automation & Robotics
- Support client co-creations, working with technical teams from partner organisations like issuers & acquirers
- Scale & test applications, working on load-testing, functional testing, dashboards
What we expect of you, day to day.
This role requires quick problem-solving skills, logical thinking, & application of programming techniques to design, build, & maintain code. Deep knowledge of computer science fundamentals, data structures, & algorithms is a must.
As a Software Engineer at Innovation Center you'll undertake development of several innovation projects in a fiscal year. These projects are instrumental in making an impact on Visa & the payments industry as a whole.
Visa are a talented team of 15,000 individuals with unique backgrounds, perspectives & experiences. We're looking for the next generation of Techies - dreamers, disruptors, creatives & trailblazers - who are fascinated by new technology & want to be empowered to change the way business is done.
Therefore, our requirements are few:
- Current university student graduating in 2020, ready to start full-time work this Summer
- Pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or a STEM/technical field
- Experience building software projects in programming languages like Java, C++, C# or Python
Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines & applicable local law.
Universal acceptance for everyone, everywhere, is not only our brand promise, it's the foundation of our company culture. We foster a feeling of connectedness in the workplace, support diversity of thought, culture & background, fight for important initiatives like Equal Pay & actively work to eliminate unconscious biases that hold us all back.