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.
Do you wonder how retailers know what to offer you & when? How your favorite store can ship you your order & accept returns in any location all without knowing your actual credit card number? How enabling Financial Institutions (FIs) to provide these & other critical merchant services can change how commerce happens around the world? If so, join us in Acquirer Enablement & the fastest moving area in global FinTech today - digital commerce solutions - to transform customer, merchant & acquirer experiences around the world. The center of gravity for payments is acceptance. In this role, you will gain in-depth knowledge of long-standing FIs & payment providers as well as fast-moving VC-backed startups. You will become an expert on the most innovative part of the payments industry & will drive digital payment strategy for one of the largest & most influential global FIs using Visa's payment management platform: CyberSource.
As part of the CyberSource Acquirer Enablement internship, you will gain exposure to strategy, product, & operations on a groundbreaking project. Work with one of largest & most important FIs in the world on one of their top priorities - driving digital capabilities to serve their merchant clients. You will report to the Deputy General Manager of Acquirer Enablement.
CyberSource is seeking a leader who will be in charge of assisting our Program Management Organization in driving Project Management activities across multiple projects & spanning multiple functions within the organization. This position will involves monitoring, reporting & optimizing processes surrounding project plans, schedules, & budgets. This position will involve contributing to stakeholder meetings, & ensuring that project timelines are met in a timely manner. Acquirer Enablement PMO Intern will be responsible for managing reporting for multiple tracks (and working with multiple PMO's within the broader organization) through delivery by utilizing the standard project management fundamentals.
To be successful as an Acquirer Enablement PMO UndergraduateIntern, you will need to be able to work within tight timelines & maintain a sense of urgency. The candidate should be competent in using Microsoft Office applications such as Word & Excel (MS Project is a plus), & have exceptional verbal, written, & presentation skills.
Core Responsibilities & Sample Projects
Ability to be an effective liaison between various technical & non-technical functions across the program, including outside partners
Drive operating efficiency through initiatives that produce innovative solutions for optimizing operational tools used by the program
Support the program in initiation, requirement definition, detailed project planning, financial oversight, risk identification & management, project execution & control, reporting & closure.
Effectively manage reporting & risk management of multiple tracks/sub-projects of a multi-year development program with joint accountability to scope, schedule & cost
Students pursuing a Bachelor's Degree with a graduation date in December 2020 or later
Strong communications skills, specifically, the absence of repeated grammatical or typographical errors, clear & concise written & spoken communications, & communications that demonstrate professional judgment.
- Enrollment in top-tier BA program or similar academic experience
- Experience in program/project coordination, systems/application development & fintech industry a plusthrough work or academic setting
- Superior organizational, analytical & problem solving skills
- Ability to work independently within a complex & often ambiguous environment
- Ability to handle multiple project work streams, with proven success in synthesizing large data sets related to a wide variety of functional business problems
- Eagerness to work in teams with people of all levels to accomplish project objectives
- Comfort in, & ability to, present recommendations to business leaders across VisaPersonal presence & ability to clearly communicate compelling messages in written & verbal communications
- Strong interpersonal & leadership skills to build credibility as a "peer" with colleagues at all levels across company
- Proficient in PowerPoint & Excel; MS Project or another PM tool a plus.
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.
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.