Senior DevOps Engineer - Kubernetes Container Platform - Visa Digital Developer Platform (VDDP)

Visa, Austin TX, US

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Visa's Digital and Developer Platform (VDDP) team is building a new generation of products to facilitate commerce in everyone's digital and mobile lives. Our focus is to build intuitive features that expose profound new value for our customers, merchants, and developers. VDDP is looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer to modernize the platform for digital and mobile products using containers and Kubernetes. The focus for the developer operations team is to leverage containers, improve monitoring and logging libraries for containerization, and improve continuous integration. In this role, you will engage with engineers from VDDP applications, Operations & Infrastructure, and Middleware teams to implement platform support for enabling monitoring, logging, and orchestration of containers. Visa is looking for an experienced, hands-on engineer with expertise in building and supporting containers.


  • Develop a platform for monitoring, logging, caching, data layer, and orchestration of Docker containers running on Kubernetes
  • Responsible for development and implementation of platform components to support containers
  • 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
  • Have a passion for delivering zero defect code and be responsible for ensuring the team's deliverables meet or exceed the prescribed defect SLA
  • Present technical solutions, capabilities, considerations, and features in business terms
  • Effectively communicate status, issues, and risks in a precise and timely manner


  • B.S/M.S. in Computer Science or related technical discipline is required
  • 5+ years track record of relevant work experience
  • Prior experience must include applications supporting high transaction systems
  • Prior experience in adopting, deploying and scaling cloud technologies for large systems
  • Must have experience in managing and supporting large scale deployment of such technologies
  • Must have experience in configuration management tool such as Ansible
  • Must be a high impact individual with a technology background and the ability to engage in high bandwidth conversations with engineering leads
  • Strong in core Java, J2EE, Spring
  • Experience with deploying and managing microservices using container orchestration platform such as Kubernetes
  • Experienced in building solutions for monitoring, logging, security, and scalability of applications
  • Team player and passion for building a culture of innovation and flawless execution
  • Technical hands-on skills for backend concurrent engineering, system software development, and deployment on diverse platforms
  • Must demonstrate staying ahead of the state-of-the-art curve in order to keep abreast with what’s possible technically, operationally and professionally
  • Experience with Python and/or Golang
  • Certifications in Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) and/or Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) is a plus


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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