Sr. Software Engineer

Visa, Austin TX, US

Everywhere you want to be

Duration: Full-Time

As part of the Digital and Developer Platform team, you will work closely with product management, architecture, and other teams to conceive, design, and enhance the Visa Acceptance Cloud platform. Your code will be rock solid and built to perform on multiple platforms & environments. You will be also work closely with various stakeholders to help establish development standards.

You will drive development of multiple applications, prototype new applications and feature ideas and explore new technologies that are at the forefront of Java/J2EE development.

We are looking for someone with serious Java development skills and a passion for delivering high quality, rock-solid services.

Major Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop next generation payment applications, write solid code following best development practices
  • Work as a part of scrum team executing the products requirements working with architecture, product management and other teams in an agile manner
  • Work independently and provide guidance to junior developers
  • Lead by example as a hands’ on developer who will produce high quality, production-ready code

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors/Masters degree in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or other related fields with a minimum of 4 years of experience
  • Strong foundation in computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms and software design.
  • Solid coding practices including good design documentation, unit testing, source control (GIT, SVN etc) and peer code-reviews

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Experience with web services standards and related technologies (HTTP, Spring, XML, JSON, REST)
  • Solid understanding and experience of database technologies such as SQL, JPA, and Oracle DB
  • Experience using and implementing RESTful APIs
  • Very good understanding in all phases of SDLC, security requirements, multi-tier application development, deep understanding of network protocols, test driven development, SDK development - maintenance and support
  • Strong interpersonal and facilitation skills along with effective communication (both written and verbal) skills
  • Sound planning, organizational and problem solving skills, excellent project management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and commitments in an environment that requires multitasking among concurrent projects
  • Ability and desire to learn new skills and take on new initiatives
  • Proven ability to work and have fun in a team environment

Visa has adopted a COVID-19 vaccination policy to safeguard the health and well-being of our employees and visitors. As a condition of employment, all employees based in the U.S. are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved or as otherwise required by law.

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.

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

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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