Company Description|Job Description
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.
The Sr. Director, Platform & Reliability Test Engineering is responsible for all aspects of managing & leadingmultiple test engineering teams in diverse worldwide locations, drawing from personal Test Engineering knowledge, expertise, & innovation of Test processes. This position will be responsible for critical communications with cross-functional teams including Program/Project Managers, Product Development managers from both Development & Test Engineering organizations, & Service Delivery/Operations managers on cross-project coordination & implementation of corporate Development & Test Engineeringinitiatives. This role will report to the Sr. Director of Platform & Reliability Engineering in Foster City, USA andwill work inclose collaboration with other resource managers in Singapore, Denverand Foster City.
18-20 years of experience with a Bachelor's Degree
5+ years of experience in a management role
Demonstratedability to lead & managecross functional test engineering teamsdistributed across multiple geographical locations
Strong results-orientation with emphasis on obtaining full utilization of resources to achieve organizational goals & objectives
Proven competence in cost center & profit center management
In-depth strengths in IT, application & infrastructure implementations management
Competency in directing entire project lifecycle with emphasis on financials, budget controls, & successful implementation
Very strong knowledge of the software quality assurance & testing processes & methodologies using modern techniques
Proficiency in a technical capacity in order to provide guidance & mentorship
Knowledge of object-oriented programming, distributed systems, web technology (Jetty, Apache, Websphere) & network protocols (HTTP, TCP/IP) desired
Knowledge & experience on Continuous Integration is a plus
Knowledge & experience testing in an AGILE development methodology is a HUGE PLUS.
Must be comfortable presenting & speaking to large groups of people.
Team/Service-orientation which promotes self-reliance, personal discipline, & empowerment of individual contributors
Knowledge and/or experience in finance/payment industry a plus
Excellent written & communication skills & leadership skills
Experience working with the Java
Experience in application performance tools such as JMeter, Loadrunner & application security related testing knowledge is a plus
Attention to application performance & security related aspects
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.