Project Analyst - Data Product Development
- Foster City, CA, USA
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.
Data Product Development group is a key component of Visa's Technology organization that provides the enabling technology and processes to manage Visa's data assets and deliver value added information products and services to customers. Areas of focus include Business Intelligence and Analytics, Marketing Services, Business Solutions, Fraud and Authentication and Payment Systems Risk. The portfolio comprises of over 90 data products for various external clients and internal lines of business. We provide services on behalf of traditional bank customers to millions of cardholders and merchants around the world.
We are actively looking for a talented Project Analyst to join our team.
Key responsibilities include:
Support multiple teams through the software development life cycle using Agile and Lean practices. Work cross-functionally throughout the company to ensure product quality and timely delivery of projects.
Act as scrum master for agile teams. Facilitate product roadmap, feature grooming / prioritization, release planning and sprint execution.
Work as a liaison between cross function teams including infrastructure, security and operations for successful product releases.
Identify opportunities for process improvements and drive implementation / automation.
Develop, track and report on key business / operational metrics.
Effectively and accurately communicate relevant project information.
Bachelor’s Degree (Computer Science / Information Systems major) or 3-4 years of experience in a technology organization. MBA is a plus.
Exposure to one or more project management / reporting tools including, but not limited, to Tableau, JIRA, Rally, MS Project, Clarity PPM, SharePoint, Wiki.
Knowledge of SDLC and Agile / Lean methodologies.
Experience in a highly analytical, results-oriented environment with cross functional interactions. Strong analytical, mediation and problem resolution skills.
Must be metrics-driven. Have a background in quantitative decision making, ability to drive business/operations metrics, and drive adoption of different tools and resources.
Excellent time management, communication, collaboration and organization skills.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.