Staff Software Engineer

  • Highlands Ranch, CO, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

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: Our VisaNet network processes over 13,000 transactions 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.

Job Description

Visa Inc. is a global payments technology company that connects consumers, businesses, financial institutions and governments in more than 200 countries and territories, enabling them to use digital currency instead of cash and checks.  Visa does not issue cards, extend credit or set rates and fees for consumers. Visa’s innovations enable its bank customers to offer consumers choices: Pay now with debit, ahead of time with prepaid or later with credit products. From the world’s major cities to remote areas without banks, people are increasingly relying on digital currency along with mobile technology to use their money anytime, make purchases online, transfer funds and access basic financial services. All of which makes their lives easier and helps grow economies.  Behind the Visa brand are our talented employees who continuously raise the bar with innovative solutions and products that deliver the convenience and security of digital currency to more people all over the world.

 

Position Description

This position is an individual contributor role
reporting to the Sr. Director of Open Systems Application Development. The successful candidate will be part of a team to design and develop browser-based middle tier and front-end applications for the Visa Open Systems application development organization. Perform unit testing and integration testing of those applications. Interface directly with staff members of Development, Product Management, Project Management, and Quality Assurance.

As a key member of the development team, the candidate should be comfortable with driving technical ideasand communicating clearly with technical as well as non-technical audiences.

 

Specific Responsibilities include:

  • Design and develop web applications using C#, .NET 4.5+, TFS, ASP.NET and MVC
  • Design, develop, document and implement
         new functionality, as well as enhancements, modifications, and corrections
         to existing software.
  • Develop unit-tests and oversee execution.
  • Create documentation and procedures for
         installation and maintenance.
  • Build and maintain relationships with
         global and virtual teams on software development or support issues.
  • Lead development and oversee programming
         and testing functions to ensure that projects are securely delivered and
         fulfill expectations.
  • Work as part of a development team and
         establish close working relationships with stake holders, quality
         assurance, architects, as well as management.
  • Understand the positioning of a solution
         within the company and to build a plan to effectively gain buy-in from all
         participants.
  • Identify opportunities for further
         enhancements and refinements to standards and processes.
  • Prepare design documents; evaluate and
         recommend solutions to meet user requirements; define and implement
         solutions.
  • Leader by example. Demonstrating
         accountability, mentoring junior team members, and by contributing to
         departmental procedures, best practices, and standards.

Qualifications

  • Experience in developing and supporting web applications.

  • Experience in best practices for web application development and design patterns.

  • Knowledge of SQL Server, NOSQL, stored procedures, database design preferred.

  • Experience using C#, ASP.NET 4.0 and the .Net framework (versions 4.5+) preferred.

  • Experience with AJAX, WPF, WF, and the MVC/MVVM design pattern preferred.

  • Experience with Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and responsive web UI preferred.

  • Experience in defining remote communication methodologies such as web services, WCF, MQ, and Rest preferred.

  • Experience with WebAPI and REST services preferred.

  • Design, develop, document and implement
    new functionality, as well as enhancements, modifications, and corrections to
    existing software
  • Experience in creating performing tests
    and produce results to ensure accurate compliance with project design
    requirements for compliance, load and performance testing
  • Create documentation and procedures for
    installation and maintenance
  • Experience in all phases of software
    development life cycle including project management, functional requirements
    definition, technical design, development, testing, quality assurance, system
    certification, systems implementation and system validation.
  • Experience in creating database related
    technical designs, effort estimation, design and analytical aptitude
  • Consistently able to assess and evaluate
    problems in a production environment and manage risk to the service when
    recommending change
  • Experience with Agile software
    development methodologies

 

 

Additional Information

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