Project Manager, Data Science
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.
Visa connects the world through the most innovative, reliable and secure digital payment network, and is well positioned to lead the digital transformation of the payments industry, enabling individuals, businesses, and economies to thrive.
Visa's Consulting and Data Science team is a high-performing team of data scientists, data analysts and statisticians helping major organizations adapt and evolve to meet the changes taking place in technology, payments, and commerce; with cutting-edge, creative and advanced analytic solutions.
In this role you will report the VP/Head of Data Science Asia Pacific with matrixed reporting to Global Data Science in California and will work with an amazing team of experts driving business transformation with advanced data solutions.
Contribute to the Visa Data Science team both globally and in Asia Pacific managing the project development life-cycle, from ideation, through implementation to post-production support. Interact with cross-functional teams to gather estimates/proposals and generate project plans. Manage project implementations, including providing full project management, creation and maintenance of documentation and tracking timelines and deliverables. Move quickly from one phase of a project to another with a commitment to the highest possible quality standards. Define processes and, on an on-going basis, identify any process improvements needed to fulfill business functions.
Play a key role in improving operational efficiencies through system automation. Work closely with Consulting, Product, Engineering, and cross-functional teams to resolve issues that arise during design and implementation, and in post-Production. Analyze potential partner relationships and associated products. Participate in projects that help scale the group, implement best practices, and improve methodology.
- BA/BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience.
- 5 years minimum of project management experience in technology.
- Implementation experience.
- Strong customer service focus, with the ability to communicate with technical teams.
- Very strong organizational skills with attention to detail
- Experience working across multiple stakeholders while managing various projects simultaneously
- Ability to work well with metrics, numbers and trends
- Excellent oral/written communication, interpersonal, and analytical skills.
- English and one Asian language preferred.
- Experience working on global teams highly desired