Director, Product Accelerated Delivery Program Manager
- San Francisco, CA, USA
As the world's leader in digital payments technology, Visa's mission is to connect the world through the most creative, reliable and secure payment network - enabling individuals, businesses, and economies to thrive. Our advanced global processing network, VisaNet, provides secure and reliable payments around the world, and is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second. The company's dedication to innovation drives the rapid growth of connected commerce on any device, and fuels the dream of a cashless future for everyone, everywhere. As the world moves from analog to digital, Visa is applying our brand, products, people, network and scale to reshape the future of commerce.
At Visa, your individuality fits right in. Working here gives you an opportunity to impact the world, invest in your career growth, and be part of an inclusive and diverse workplace. We are a global team of disruptors, trailblazers, innovators and risk-takers who are helping drive economic growth in even the most remote parts of the world, creatively moving the industry forward, and doing meaningful work that brings financial literacy and digital commerce to millions of unbanked and underserved consumers.
You're an Individual. We're the team for you. Together, let's transform the way the world pays.
The global Product organization delivers the holistic product strategy for Visa and accelerates the seamless delivery of our products into markets. We are at the core of Visa’s overall vision to be the best way to pay and be paid for everyone, everywhere. We are fueled by a diverse team of talented team-members who continuously raise the bar on delivering best-in-class products and services to people all over the world.
The Accelerated Delivery team for Product is accountable for successful commercial launches in close collaboration with our Product teams and major ecosystem partners. We are seeking a Program Management to lead complex programs. If you are a self-starter who enjoys leading cross-functional teams and being the connective tissue keeping all stakeholders coordinated across the entire program lifecycle; and you want to be responsible for successful outcomes impacting the future growth of Visa – then this is the team for you!
How you will make an impact:
You’ll work with Product leaders to structure and manage integrated, multi-track projects and/or programs that meet the business intent for Visa’s product strategies
You’ll play a leadership role in operationalizing key elements of the program by defining, planning, orchestrating, and delivering a given initiative often involving multiple internal and external constituents and matrix partners
You’ll demonstrate your passion for transforming program intent into a “coalition of the willing” with a sense of purpose and bring challenging cross-function efforts to life through a well-structured approach.
You’ll provide direction, motivation, and support to the program and project teams. You’ll inspire co-workers to attain goals and excellence.
You’ll help fuel organizational success by elevating key wins and challenges to your sponsors—allowing them to keep their finger on the pulse of the organization and do what they do best... knock down barriers.
You’ll be responsible for early identification of issues, determining potential resolutions, assigning the appropriate resources, communicating status, tracking and resolving them in a timely manner
You’ll lead various program governance and inter-department forums and publish periodic project status reports
Why you’ll love us:
We believe what we do is a team sport – we win together
Our team loves what they do – driving the future of Payments
Quality outcomes and relationships are what matters to us
Visa is going places and we are on the forefront
We are growing and evolving as we go
Why We’ll Love You:
You have 10+ years of experience in a fast-paced environment navigating ambiguity successfully most likely in product, product development, or large complex projects in a matrix organization
You are self-motivated and highly driven. You have get-things-done DNA. You have an Agile mindset.
You are always learning and comfortable with constant change.
You bring a start-up mindset to your program management approach ... you see needs and fill them.
You are an excellent problem-solver and critical-thinker with the ability to identify and remove barriers and enable teams to complete their objectives
You are detail oriented and have a proven ability to manage multiple, cross-functional initiatives with overlapping timelines and deliverables
You are a great listener and can communicate clearly with many types of people.
- You put a premium on strong working relationships and know how to use diplomacy to get things done.
You have great judgement and show grace under pressure.
You are trusted by senior leaders who come to you find out “what is really going on.” You are not afraid to tell it like it is.
You build momentum for change and carry the team across the finish line in making it happen.
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.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.