Staff SW Engineer

  • Austin, TX
  • Full-time

Company Description

About Visa

Common Purpose, Uncommon Opportunity. Everyone at Visa works with one goal in mind – making sure that Visa is the best way to pay and be paid, for everyone everywhere. This is our global vision and the common purpose that unites the entire Visa team. As a global payments technology company, tech is at the heart of what we do. CyberSource, a Visa company, has been and continues to be a pioneer within the e-Commerce Payment Management world. Our VisaNet network is capable of handling over 65,000 transaction messages per second for people and businesses around the world, enabling them to use digital currency instead of cash and checks.

We are also global advocates for financial inclusion, working with partners around the world to help those who lack access to financial services join the global economy. Visa’s sponsorships, including the Olympics and FIFA™ World Cup, celebrate teamwork, diversity, and excellence throughout the world. If you have a passion to make a difference in the lives of people around the world, Visa offers an uncommon opportunity to build a strong, thriving career. Visa is fueled by our team of talented employees who continuously raise the bar on delivering the convenience and security of digital currency to people all over the world. Join our team and
find out how Visa is everywhere you want to be.

“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.”

Job Description

This position is ideal for an experienced SW engineer who is passionate about solving challenging business problems and building applications that provide an excellent user experience. You will be an integral part of the Commercial Data Services product development team focusing on design and build of software solutions that leverage data to solve business problems. The role is for a self-motivated individual with expert software engineering skills and solid expertise with Big Data systems integration and technologies. The candidate will be extensively involved in hands-on activities including POCs, design, documentation, development and test of new functionality. Candidate must be flexible and willing to switch tasks based on team's needs.

  •  Responsible for the architecture, design, development, implementation
  • Lead the development of new products iteratively by building quick POCs and converting
    ideas into real products
  • Design and develop mission-critical systems, delivering high-availability and performance
  • Design, code and integrate application business layer with external application components
  • Interact with both business and technical stakeholders to deliver high quality products and
    services that meet business
    requirements and expectations while applying the latest available tools and technology
  • Develop code and mentor junior developers to ensure deliverables are on time, within budget, and
    with good code
    quality
  • Have a passion for delivering zero defect code and be responsible for insuring the team's
    deliverables meet or exceed th
    e prescribed defect SLA
  • Coordinate Continuous Integration activities, testing automation frameworks, and other
    related items in addition to c
    ontributing core product code
  • Present technical solutions, capabilities, considerations, and features in business
    terms.
  • Effectively communicate status,issues, and risks in a precise and timely manner

Qualifications

  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field
  • 7+ years of demonstrated experience with software design, architecture and development life
    cycle
  • Full Stack Software Development experience in of large scale mission critical applications
  •  Demonstrated hands on experience building Big Data solutions. Expertise in Big Data
    technologies in Hadoop ecosystem
  • Spark, MapReduce,Hive, HDFS, Yarn, Kafka, Pig, Oozie, HBase, etc
  • Experience with highly distributed, scalable, concurrent and low latency systems working with
    one or more of the
    following technologies: Hadoop distributions, Storm and Spark streaming, Kafka, Spark advanced analytics, NoSQL data warehouses such as MongoDB Hbase, Cassandra, and data processing frameworks like Apache Nifi
  • Hands on experience with Scala, Python, and Java etc
  • Understanding of Machine Learning libraries like Apache Mahout and Spark MLib
  • Developing data-enabling software utilizing open source frameworks or projects such as
    Spring, Angular JS, SOLR,
    Drools, etc.
  • Experience with n-tier web application development and experience in J2EE based frameworks
  • Experience with Web Service development using REST, JSON, XML
  • Experience with data visualization technologies like C3.js, D3.js
  • Strong on elegant coding, can write very solid prototypes or core components quickly
  • Leveraging DevOps techniques and practices like Continuous Integration, Continuous
    Deployment, Test Automation,
  • Build Automation and Test Driven Development to enable the rapid delivery of working code
    utilizing tools like Jenkins,
    Maven, Nexus, Chef, Teraform, Ruby, Git and Docker
  • Outstanding verbal, written, presentation, facilitation, and interaction skills, including
    ability to effectively communicate
    architectural issues and concepts to multiple organization levels

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.