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. CyberSource, a Visa company, has been & continues to be a pioneer within the e-Commerce Payment Management world. Our VisaNet network is capable of handling over 65,000 transaction messages 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 and
find out how Visa is everywhere you want to be.
Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of Article 49 of the San Francisco Police Code.
DDP is looking for a Lead Application Architect who has the ability to define, develop & manage the architecture strategy for a number of the Digital Mobile products. You will be responsible for introducing new applications, services, & technologies into the Visa technical landscape & you will have to take responsibility for the initiatives you designed. You will need expert level knowledge of a variety of
business domains including, but not limited to, ecommerce, mobile technologies, risk analysis, compliance, information security, application integration, a variety of web-based technologies, & finance & payments industry with special emphasis on card payments & tokenization. You need to manage input from various business & technology stakeholders & assume overall responsibility for the execution of multiple, large-scale, mission critical initiatives. You will be accountable to a variety of primary business stakeholders for the quality & success of programs assigned to you. An acute sense of attention to detail is necessary. This role requires working with teams from different both within & outside the USA. Flexibility in working hours will be required. A willingness to travel may be required from time to time.
Even though this is an individual contributor role, oversight & guidance of developers & other architects is required & needs to be managed by influence. You need to possess very strong interpersonal & influencing skills to be successful in this role.
You will play a key role in the execution of technology solutions that deliver client value & lasting business impact. Ensure that development is strategic & focused on maintaining the reliability & functionality that is essential to both internal & external constituents. Key responsibilities include: identifying appropriate solutions, products, & designs that will best prepare the company to meet future business objectives;
Design the appropriate solution that is based on the business & non-functional requirements; document the design;
Drive sizing & estimation of the effort;
Do proofs of concept (PoCs) & evaluations of technologies, designs, & solutions;
Work with engineering professionals, architects & others within Visa to insure that the solution will scale appropriately while insuring that what is implemented is a cost effective solution; oversee the creation of detail design & use case documents.
- Ensure quality by performing detailed design, code, & test plan reviews. Assist support teams in the resolution of client production issues. Embrace teamwork while promoting a culture of openness & flexibility. Utilize graduate-level research & analysis skills.
12+ years' experience leading development teams in all phases of software development process.
Experience in architecture & design of distributed, highly scalable, highly available systems.
Ability to see both the high level big picture, as well as low level implementation details.
Strong analytic skills with an open mind.
Be able to communicate effectively with SMEs & executives from security, engineering, operations, support, & other disciplines.
Deep understanding of OOP, SOA, design, integration & Microservice architecture patterns.
Experience with CI/CD, Containers, Cloud Native is required.
Broker & Real-time Data Analysis highly beneficial.
Lead with authenticity & compassion
Excellent English verbal & written communication skills is a must.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.