Android Software Engineer, Mobile Development & Build Engineer (REF15268Q) - Visa Digital Developer Platform (VDDP)

Visa, Austin TX, US

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The Digital and Developer Platform (DDP) organization is building a new generation of end to end solution for digitization and mobilization of commerce for global market.  Our focus is to build profoundly simple apps that embed into our customers' everyday lives.  Within DDP, the Integration and Support engineering organization is a globally distributed team that connects with Client Services, Development, Technical Product Management, Architecture, Test, Release and Program Management by representing the voice of the customer. It is a technical solution implementation and support team to accelerate successful rollout of new integrations and enhancement of existing ones.

We are looking for a technical expert Staff Software Engineer for our Client Integration Solution team based out our Austin office to support global roll out of our digital commerce app.

In this position, you are first and foremost a passionate and talented engineer who is a self-starter and can work in a fast-paced, agile environment.  Your strong technical leadership, analytical skills, problem solving abilities, coding, testing and debugging skills is just a start.  You must be willing to go beyond the routine and prepared to do a little bit of everything. 

You will apply your subject matter expertise of iOS or Android platform to configure, build and validate mobile apps for clients, and drive the technical solutions for client integration issues related to Android, iOS, web features and digital wallets.

You will apply solid coding practices, including good design documentation, unit & system testing, source control (GIT, SVN etc), and peer code-reviews to help identify areas of technical improvement and process gaps to increase the velocity of delivery of apps with highest quality.

You will liaise with stakeholders, collect feedback from internal and external customers on features, functionality and work cross-functionally to ensure the Product and Technology teams incorporate that feedback into future releases.

  • BS degree in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or other related fields with a minimum of 8 years of experience in iOS and/or Android development

  • Strong foundation in computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms and software design optimized for mobile platform. (required).

  • Strong understanding in all phases of SDLC, security requirements, multi-tier application development with hardware interaction, network protocols, and SDK development (required)

  • Knowledge of iOS tools, technologies - Instruments, TestFlight, Apple developer ecosystem, AppStore requirements and upload process, Objective-C and Swift, networking, architecture and design patterns.

  • Knowledge of iOS platform and OWASP security practices.  Experience using XCode.

  • Experience using Android native components -  Activities, Services, Broadcast Receiver, Content Provider, Web Services, Fragments and Support Libraries

  • Experience using Java, Kotlin, Espresso, Android SDK, Android Studio, Eclipse IDE, Gradle, Hockey.

  • Experience using RESTful APIs to integrate mobile applications to server side systems.

  • Solid understanding of web technologies (TCP/IP, HTTP, HTML, JavaScript, CSS), REST, SOAP,XML, JSON and other relevant API standards like OAuth, SAML

  • Familiarity with web service development, DBMS, UNIX shell scripts, PHP, SQL is a plus.

  • Experience with various phases in Testing – Unit, Functional, Certification, UAT

  • Experience using Splunk and production support process. 

  • Familiarity with Payment and Mobile Banking business domains,

  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and commitments in an environment that requires multitasking among concurrent projects.

  • Strong interpersonal & facilitation skills along with effective communication (both written & verbal) skills.

  • Sound planning, organizational and problem solving skills.

  • Flexibility to work with distributed global teams

Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of Article 49 of the San Francisco Police Code.

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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