Sr. SW Engineer- Data Product Development

Visa, Foster City CA, US

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Key Responsibilities:


We are developing and executing a shared strategic vision for Loyalty platforms and products that enable Visa to be the world-leading data-driven payments company. As a Software developer, you will work closely with a world-class team of Development and Test Engineers.

  • This position is based in Foster City reporting to the Director of Loyalty Product Development.

  • Development and programming functions to ensure that projects are delivered on time and within budget with good code quality

  • Business and technical analysis, design, coding, unit testing, implementation and documentation of solutions for new development, system enhancements, and production support

  • Work with architects, systems analysts, project managers, QA and other developers to successfully implement business requirements while applying the latest available tools and technology

  • Responsible for the architecture, design, development, implementation of data based software applications. This includes working with both business and technical stakeholders to deliver high quality products and services that meet business requirements and expectations

  • Interact with business units to define requirements/modifications and use case to utilize in designing appropriate solutions

  • Provide recommendation on scope and scale of effort required to develop solution

  • Design, develop, document and implement new programs and subprograms, as well as enhancements, modifications, and corrections to existing software - Develop testing and debugging routines

  • Create documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance

  • Build and maintain relationship with global and virtual teams and third parties on software development or support issues

  • Identify opportunities for further enhancements and refinements to standards, best practices and development methodologies

  • Work directly with Architects, System Analysts, Dev leads and QA team leads to manage the technical aspects of a development pipeline

  • Pursuing a BS or equivalent in MIS, CS, or related field
  • Experience with Hadoop framework components (HDFS, HBase, Sqoop, Hive, Spark )

  • Java/J2EE ( JQuery, JavaScript, JSP/Servlets, HTML5/CSS, JMS, XML/XSLT), Spring/Hibernate

  • Strong knowledge in writing web services - SOAP/ REST / XML/ JSON

  • Strong knowledge Hadoop Ecosystem/Big Data Stack, Map/Reduce Framework

  • Strong knowledge of database concepts, systems architecture, and data structures is a must

  • Experience with RDBMS and SQL development

  • Hands-on experience with Linux and Windows

  • Process oriented with strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Work independently and mentor others in the team and with minimal supervision

  • Ability to juggle multiple projects and change direction mid-course based on business drivers

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a complex organization to determine business and customer needs, providing the best solution to meet those needs

  • Ability to work independently in a high throughput environment

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.

Want to learn more about Visa? Visit Visa's website.