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.
If you think you could support Visa as a Staff Software Engineer - Austin, we want to hear from you together, let's make Visa a great place to work.
What's it all about?
Common Purpose, Uncommon Opportunity. Everyone at Visa works with one goal in mind making sure that Visa is the best way to pay & be paid, for everyone everywhere. This is our global vision & the common purpose that unites the entire Visa team. As a global payments technology company, tech is at the heart of what we do: Our VisaNet network processes over 13,000 transactions per second for people & businesses around the world, enabling them to use digital currency instead of cash & checks. We are also global advocates for financial inclusion, working with partners around the world to help those who lack access to financial services join the global economy. Visa's sponsorships, including the Olympics & FIFA World Cup, celebrate teamwork, diversity, & excellence throughout the world. If you have a passion to make a difference in the lives of people around the world, Visa offers an uncommon opportunity to build a strong, thriving career. Visa is fueled by our team of talented employees who continuously raise the bar on delivering the convenience & security of digital currency to people all over the world. Join our team & find out how Visa is everywhere you want to be.
What we expect of you, day to day.
You will be part of Visa's Digital Development Platform (DDP) global team which focuses on building end to end solution for digitization & mobilization of commerce for global market. We are looking for a technically expert Staff Software Engineer for our Client Integration Solution team based out our Dubai office to assure client success in using our products such as Visa Token Service, Visa Direct, Visa Digital Commerce App, & Visa Development Platform.
This role requires quick troubleshooting & problem solving skills, logical thinking, & application of programming techniques to design, build, & maintain solution for clients. Deep knowledge of computer science fundamentals, mobile & web technologies, multi-tiered architecture & experience in tools development. In addition to the technical skill set & passion for learning new technology, the candidate will be a self-starter, results-driven, & equipped with excellent verbal & written communication skills to interface with external teams & stakeholders. Successful candidate will have a flair for out-of-box thinking & be passionate about mentoring & coaching junior software engineers.
The Staff Software Engineer is a senior level technical role, & therefore the successful candidate will be able to work independently on multiple tasks, working very closely with the engineering leads, product manager, & client support teams.
What we're after...
- 4 years of work experience with a Bachelor's Degree or at least 2 years of work experience with an Advanced degree (e.g. Masters, MBA, JD, MD) or 0 years of work experience with a PhD degree
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related discipline
7+ yrs of hands on software product development experience with ability to come up with solution & implement it independently.
Expert level skills in developing multi-tier application based on Java, C#, or C++
In-depth knowledge of web (TCP/IP, HTTP, HTML, REST, SOAP, XML/JSON) and/or mobile technologies (Android/iOS)
Experience building & testing enterprise scale web services (RESTful) & security practices
Experience building tools, native mobile apps or SDK
Demonstrated proficiency in troubleshooting, & root-cause analysis
A go-getter who is not overwhelmed by new technology, tight timelines, or parallel projects
Thrives in a fast-paced environment & flexible to work with distributed global teams & willing to support clients globally
Excellent written & verbal communication skills, interpersonal & presentation skills, & proven ability to influence & communicate effectively
Strong practitioner of Visa's Leadership principles
Experience in payments tech / banking system software
Experience in dealing with clients or client facing teams
Work Hours This position requires the incumbent to be available during core business hours.
Travel Requirements This position requires the incumbent to travel for work less than 10% of the time.
Mental/Physical Requirements This position will be performed in an office setting. The position will require the incumbent to sit & stand at a desk, communicate in person & by telephone, frequently operate standard office equipment, such as telephones & computers, & reach with hands & arms.
EEO Statement Visa is an EEO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Visa will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines & applicable local law.