Director, CAS Treasury Development

  • Austin, TX, 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

Position Summary

The Director of Treasury Systems Development in Clearing and Settlement (CAS) will lead the team who develops and supports the critical settlement funds transfer responsibilities that ensure global financial settlement between One Visa and its Clients and partner networks is performed. Settlement funds transfer is a critical functional step in the delivery of Visa’s products and services across the world. The team’s mission is to ensure that the Treasury applications accurately and timely move the funds to thousands of settlement funds transfers a day in multiple global currencies.  The role requires a firm understanding of existing software development in a mainframe and open systems environments. The ideal candidate will be a dynamic leader, excellent communicator, have demonstrable expertise in software engineering development and above all be customer and team focused. The candidate will work closely with Treasury business product group, peers in the test engineering teams within Network Processing as well as senior management and other groups across the organization.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and nurture team of software engineers by motivating and mentoring, and assist in hiring critical talent

  • Provide guidance to software engineers on their daily tasks including design, coding/testing as needed

  • Provide leadership at distinct points in the software development lifecycle particularly in transitioning to a ‘business as usual’ environment and will work with business facing stakeholders to provide the technical solutions.

  • Contribute to code and load quality initiatives.  Ensure adherence to coding standards including code reviews

  • Instill best practices for software development and documentation, assure designs meet requirements, and deliver high quality work on tight schedules.

  • Collaborate with test engineering teams to improve development and test processes

  • Develop a resource plan in support of key Treasury Systems projects

  • Project management: prioritization, planning of projects and features, stakeholder management and tracking of external commitments

  • You will be a distinguished ambassador for product development; collaborating, negotiating, managing tradeoffs and evaluating opportunistic new ideas with business partners

  • Operational Excellence: monitoring & operation of production services

  • Instill controls & business continuity- staffing and technical redundancy

  • Perform application ownership and Information Steward Responsibilities and attestations

  • Represent Global Treasury area for all audits (e.g. internal, external, SOX, SSA16 etc.)

Qualifications

  • 10+ years of relevant work experience in which 4+ years of management experience

  • Experience managing a team of software engineers in a Mainframe and Windows/Linux based environments using COBOL, CICS, DB2, .NET, MS SqlServer, Java and, open source technologies

  • Experience with vendor software management

  • Experience with financial services, payments processing, and treasury domain is a big plus

  • Passion for high quality software engineering

  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation and inter-personal skills.

  • Strong business and technical vision

  • A deep understanding of end to end software development lifecycle in a team, including version control, build process, testing, and code release

  • Good working knowledge of program and project management methodologies and the role of technology resources in support of those methodologies

  • Proven experience delivering highly available production software

  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment

  • Worked in top notch technology firms managing teams and experience in delivering enterprise level solutions

  • Bachelor degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required.

Additional Information

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