Lead SW Engineer- Data Product Development

Visa, Foster City CA, US

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This position is ideal for an experienced SW engineer who is passionate about solving challenging business problems and building applications that provide an excellent user experience. You will be an integral part of the Commercial Data Services product development team focusing on design and build of software solutions that leverage data to solve business problems. The role is for a self-motivated individual with expert software engineering skills and solid expertise with Big Data systems integration and technologies.

The candidate will be extensively involved in hands-on activities including POCs, design, documentation, development and test of new functionality. Candidate must be flexible and willing to switch tasks based on team's needs.

•Responsible for the architecture, design, development, implementation.

•Lead the development of new products iteratively by building quick POCs and converting ideas into real products.

•Design and develop mission-critical systems, delivering high-availability and performance.

•Design, code and integrate application business layer with external application components.

•Interact with both business and technical stakeholders to deliver high quality products and services that meet business requirements and expectations while applying the latest available tools and technology.

•Develop code and mentor junior developers to ensure deliverables are on time, within budget, and with good code quality.

•Have a passion for delivering zero defect code and be responsible for insuring the team's deliverables meet or exceed the prescribed defect SLA.

•Coordinate Continuous Integration activities, testing automation frameworks, and other related items in

addition to contributing core product code.

•Present technical solutions, capabilities, considerations, and features in business terms. Effectively communicate status, issues, and risks in a precise and timely manner.

BS/MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field

- 12+ years of demonstrated experience with software design, architecture and development life


- Full Stack Software Development experience in of large scale mission critical applications

- Demonstrated hands on experience building Big Data solutions.

- Expertise in Big Data technologies in Hadoop ecosystem– MapReduce, Hive, HDFS, Yarn, Kafka, Pig, Oozie, HBase, Sqoop, Spark, etc

- Experience with highly distributed, scalable, concurrent and low latency systems working with

one or more of the following technologies: Hadoop distributions, Storm and Spark streaming, Kafka, Spark

advanced analytics, NoSQL data warehouses such as MongoDB, Hbase, Cassandra, and data processing frameworks like Apache Nifi

- Hands on experience with Scala, Python, and Java etc

- Understanding of Machine Learning libraries like Apache Mahout and Spark MLib

- Developing data-enabling software utilizing open source frameworks or projects such as

Spring, Angular JS, SOLR, Drools, etc.

- Experience with n-tier web application development and experience in J2EE based frameworks

- Experience with Web Service development using REST, JSON, XML

- Experience with data visualization technologies like C3.js, D3.js

- Strong on elegant coding, can write very solid prototypes or core components quickly

- Leveraging DevOps techniques and practices like Continuous Integration, Continuous

Deployment, Test Automation, Build Automation and Test Driven Development to enable the rapid delivery of working code utilizing tools like Jenkins, Maven, Nexus, Chef, Teraform, Ruby, Git and Docker

- Outstanding verbal, written, presentation, facilitation, and interaction skills, including ability to effectively communicate architectural issues and concepts to multiple organization levels

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


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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