Director, Data Product Development Commercial B2B

Visa, Austin TX, US

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We are looking for an experienced Technology Leader who is passionate about collaborating with business in solving challenging business problems. You will be a key driver in the effort to design, build, and deliver capabilities that will help realize the strategic vision of the Commerical B2B software products and services.

The right candidate is a high impact leader with the ability to engage in high bandwidth conversations with business and technology partners and be able to think broadly about Visa’s business and drive solutions that will enhance the safety and integrity of Visa’s payment ecosystem. You possess a strong technology background with demonstrated experience in leading technology teams in the delivery of complex technology solutions. You have extensive experience in leading Agile development teams in building secure, scalable and reliable Java applications as well as supporting the customer questions and issues as they arise.

The Director will work with clients and internal experts to identify and prioritize products to develop, manage the product, execute the launch and drive product commercialization to target levels of adoption and utilization. This is a matrixed, cross functional role so organizational savvy and interpersonal skills are critical, as we interface with other specialized product groups, financial institution sales, merchant sales, client consulting, operations, technology, risk, analytics, marketing, and corporate communications, to coordinate the build, launch, and support of new and existing products.


The ideal candidate has a strong understanding of Software Engineering, experience with Big Data and analytics, exceptional communication and negotiation skills, and extensive experience guiding software and data engineers in the implementation of production quality solutions. Ultimately, they will be able to do whatever is required to make our engineering teams a success. 


  • Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

  • Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of Technology experience including

  • 2+ years of engineering leadership experience in a full stack and big data environment,

  • 3+ years of software engineering work experience, including hands-on technical management,

  • 5+ years coding in one of the following languages: Java, C, C++, Go, Scala, Python, or Rust

  • Experience developing full stack, web, and API platforms at scale

  • Experience with Big data technologies including:

  • Hadoop, Hive, Apache Spark, Apache Flink,

  • Apache Kafka

  • Experience with both NoSQL and SQL datastores including Oracle, Cassandra, PostgreSQL, MySQL, MongoDB

  • Experience with In-memory databases including Redis, Aerospike, RocksDB

  • Experience with Information Security

  • Experience with DevOps.

Essential Functions

  • Be a hands-on, technical engineering manager. The expectation is that you will be 
    leading by doing. 

  • Communicate architectural issues and concepts to multiple organization levels and executive management

  • Work closely with product owners on requirements and roadmaps.

  • Help recruit world-class full-stack developers in Austin

  • Work with Engineering leaders and others to ensure that your team delivers the maximum possible impact. 

  • Be responsible for the day-to-day work of your team members. 

  • Create an environment in which engineers can grow and do their best work.

  • Work on the most interesting and challenging problems in the payments space. 

Physical Requirements

This position will be performed in an office setting.  The position will require the incumbent to sit and stand at a desk, communicate in person and by telephone, frequently operate standard office equipment, such as telephones and computers, reach with hands and arms, and bend or lift up to 25 pounds.

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

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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