Lead UI Mobile Engineer

Visa, Austin TX, US

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Duration: Full-Time

Visa Global Product Design is comprised of five specializations: Design, Research & Accessibility, Design Engineering, Design Operations and Content Creation & Design Strategy.


Design Engineering is looking for a Lead UI Mobile Engineer to join our team. We believe that great design has the ability to engage and inspire users, and we strive to rethink and redefine how users interact with our applications and products. All of our team members are innovative thinkers and strategic problem solvers who make informed design decisions. We value hard work, accountability and collaboration, and we prize proven skills over personal gain.


In this hands-on design engineering role, you'll work closely with UX designers, software engineers and product managers to build pixel-perfect layouts, animations, user interface components and mobile applications for a variety of applications. You will work on a very agile team and be expected to shift contexts quickly between projects. Although we prefer candidates be located in one of our Design Engineering hubs - Austin, San Francisco and Seattle


Role responsibilities include:

  •  Build engaging, usable, and accessible UI applications/animations/components/code libraries for mobile - in the form of Java/Kotlin/Swift/Flutter/Dart and technical notes
  •  Analyze existing software for usability and accessibility issues and provide recommendations for improvement
  •  Work with a diverse team of product managers, UX designers and developers in a fast-paced environment with quick iterative cycles
  •  Keep up to date with the latest trends in mobile engineering and introduce them into projects when appropriate
  •  Evangelize UI/UX front-end best practices and Accessibility for mobile
  •  Mentor junior design engineers
  •  Field inquiries and requests for support from stakeholders
  •  Work with Design leadership to attract, build and maintain an engaged team of UX professionals across the globe

Basic Qualifications

  4 years of work experience with a Bachelor's Degree or at least 2 years of work experience with an Advanced degree (e.g. Masters, MBA, JD, MD) or 0 years of work experience with a PhD degree


Preferred Qualifications

  •  Minimum of 7-10 years of work experience
  •  Bachelor's Degree in Design, CS, MIS, UX or equivalent experience
  •  Experience working in payments industry

Work Hours: Varies upon the needs of the department

Travel Requirements: This position requires travel 5-10% of the time.

Mental/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.

Visa is an EEO Employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.  Visa will also 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.