Senior Software Engineer

Visa, Austin TX, US

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Our team works together to build a wide variety of web experience that power, extend and showcase Visa's internal Cloud platform such as requesting and managing environments using either VMs, containers or bare metals, workflow automation tools, graphs and visualizations for relationships/utilization and a whole lot more. On this team, you'll create efficient and reusable systems with extensive test coverage and modern technologies. You'll also work in a rapidly iterative environment where we prototype new user interfaces and ship new code frequently. Ultimately, you'll have the opportunity to own projects by driving architectural, product and technological decisions.


  • Basic Qualifications
    • 2 years of work experience with a Bachelor’s Degree or an Advanced Degree (e.g. Masters, MBA, JD, MD, or PhD)
  • Preferred Qualifications 
    • 3 or more years of work experience or more than 2 years of work experience with an Advanced Degree (e.g. Masters, MBA, JD, MD)
    • 4 years of work experience with an Advanced Degree (e.g. Masters)
    • Experience of building REST based web services & web applications using Java and Spring framework
    • Experience writing unit and integration test cases
    • Solid understanding of Object-Oriented design and programming concepts
    • Experience of building software/frameworks for infrastructure automation/PaaS/Continuous Delivery
    • Extensive hands-on experience with Linux and Windows
    • Process oriented with strong analytical and problem solving skills
    • Work independently with minimal supervision
    • Work independently, driving projects end to end and provide guidance to Junior developers
    • Identify opportunities for future enhancements and refinements to standards, best practices
    • Collaborate and talk through your architecture and delivery decisions
    • Tackle the tough design and product problems
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills


Essential Functions

  • Work independently, driving projects end to end and provide guidance to junior developers
  • Develop scalable, distributed, multi-threaded applications using Java/Spring
  • Build tools to automate our deployment pipelines
  • Build tools to report on status of operations and performance
  • Build automated tests and enable continuous delivery of the platform components
  • Collaborate with team members in design reviews, development and code reviews​
  • Identify opportunities for future enhancements and refinements to standards, best practices and development methodologies.
  • Create documentation and procedures for development, deployment and maintenance

Work Hours: 

·       Incumbent must make themselves available during core business hours.

Travel Requirements:

·       This position requires the incumbent to travel for work 5% of the time.

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.

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.