Sr QA Engineer (REF13121W) - Visa Digital Developer Platform (VDDP)

Visa, Austin TX, US

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The Visa Development Platform (VDP) team is looking for a senior QA Engineer that is passionate about building scalable, secure and highly reliable, mission-critical software in a fast-paced agile environment. This person will help build a state of the art developer platform, design next generation of Visa APIs and help build infrastructure to make developers worldwide successful using Visa payment network.

Staff Test Engineer will design and implement test solutions with highest quality using agile tools & methodologies.
•Extensive hands-on QA, white box testing and automation. No Manual testing
•Support continuous integration processes and system deployments
•Write test plans and test cases
•Improve, optimize, and identify opportunities for improved software development
•Troubleshoot critical defects in software coding
•Should have an understanding of the Developer world, be able to voice customer perspective and possess the programing skills to drive test automation
•You have expertise in field of test automation and have driven efforts for implementing test frameworks on web, mobile platform or service oriented architectures
•Work closely with the QE/Developers/Product leads to achieve a high level of Unit & Test coverage
•Heavy collaboration across business and technology organization, providing sound business analysis, process and change leadership within a maturing, hybrid (Agile/Waterfall) PDLC framework
•Working with limited direction, usually within a complex and evolving environment, to drive delivery of solutions while influencing cultural change
•Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and to resolve scheduling and other conflicts in order to meet all deadlines
•Provide guidance to QA technology groups in their development of design artifacts and Quality Assurance test plans
•Plan and conduct User Acceptance Testing with key stakeholders
•Work with Product Owners to continually evaluate product capabilities and provide guidance to product roadmap and strategy

•Strong resource management skills with demonstrated ability to facilitate large scale planning, development and user acceptance testing efforts
•Superior verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills with both technical and non-technical audiences
•Experience in working with agile lifecycle and/or tracking and process management tools, e.g. Rally, JIRA
•Educational background in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent is highly desirable. MBA a plus
•The ideal candidate for this position will have more than 7 years of experience in testing highly distributed and complex systems, with an ability to think tactically as well as strategically while leading cross functional teams in a highly matrixed environment. A background working in a high transaction online payment environment, developer portals/services or APIs is highly desirable

•Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field. MBA is a plus.
•2-5 years experience testing highly distributed and complex systems
•Hands-on Java programming, Automation Scripting, White box testing experience in JAVA & TestNG/ jUnit
•Experience with Selenium or similar software testing framework
•Experience in building and executing automated and performance tests for REST based services

•Experience with Agile Methodologies, Tools (Rally, JIRA, Confluence)
•Hands-on experience working with databases Oracle, MySQL & MongoDB
•Experience testing software at API level using SOA suite, SOAP UI, PostMan, REST Client etc.
•Familiarity with Continuous Integration (CI) tools such as Jenkins/Bamboo or monitoring tools such as Nagios
•Experience with Code Quality Governance related tools (Sonar, PMD, FindBugs, Checkstyle, Emma, Cobertura etc)
•Hands-on experience with Eclipse or other IDE development tools
•Experience with distributed source control systems such as Git
•Familiarity in performance testing using Jmeter or similar tools a plus

Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines and applicable local law.

About Visa

Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) is the world’s leader in digital payments. Our mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, reliable and secure payment network - enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive. Our advanced global processing network, VisaNet, provides secure and reliable payments around the world, and is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second. The company’s relentless focus on innovation is a catalyst for the rapid growth of connected commerce on any device, and a driving force behind 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 and scale to reshape the future of commerce.

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