Director, DaaS, Monitoring and Control, Data Platform

  • Bengaluru, India
  • Full-time

Company Description

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.

Job Description

Visa is in the process of a technology transformation to use open source BigData technologies like Hbase, Hadoop, Spark, Kafka etc. Visa has numerous processes that perform complex transformations on data in order to gain competitive information and insights. The data goes through numerous different transformations into a multitude of tables. The Data-as-a-Service Monitoring and Control team is responsible for building and maintaining an integration framework for applications running within the platform. This team will focus on non-functional requirements for development and operation in shared large scale environment like operational statistic collection, SLA monitoring, scheduling, automatic recovery, data re-processing and re-statement. The framework will need to scale to handle onboarding thousands of jobs, while keeping security concerns in mind.


We are looking for passionate, motivated and self-driven individual who can build, lead and provide technical mentorship to a high performing team to continue to enhance the capabilities within VISA Data platforms.

A successful candidate needs to be highly technical, with architect experience, and have demonstrated ability to lead, recruit, grow and retain data talents.


We desire a candidate who has grown into an organizational leader after personal achievements as a hands-on architecture designer and system builder in the related areas. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background, and is a thought leader, is very familiar with the up to date development of the industry, have organizational skills, written and verbal communication skills.



  • Manage a team of highly motivated engineers to deliver next generation platform for Visa.

  • Be accountable for implementing common framework for all types of Data Platform applications.

  • Expand, maintain and nurture the India center by motivating and mentoring staff.

  • Create a culture of engineering excellence.

  • Work collaboratively across team boundaries to share common infrastructure and functional capabilities.

  • Drive productivity through engineering fundamentals, framework and best practices.

  • Extensive cross-organization collaboration playing a crucial role in interfacing with various technology teams and business stakeholders to identify requirements, prioritize, and drive execution using agile methodologies. Provide feedback to product and technology teams to influence roadmap and strategy.


  • Master degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems or other technical discipline

  • 12+ year track record of relevant work experience and a Computer Science or related technical discipline is required (with a concentration in data centric initiatives), with demonstrated expertise in leveraging  development best practice methodologies

  • Experience in SDLC, continuous integration and continuous deployment using BitBucket and Jenkins is a must.

  • Hands on experience in automation for applications running in shared environment with the following stack: Hadoop, HBase, Spark, Kafka, Hive

  • Demonstrate expertise in data warehouse development, management of information systems and enterprise data store approaches with progressive career experience managing technologies and operations in large, complex, and geographically diverse operations

  • Hands-on experience in developing, design and managing of Data Integration distributed applications for large corporations with experience in both batch and online systems

  • Hands-on experience with coding on languages like C/C++, Java; experience with ETL/ELT applications, open system platforms (UNIX: AIX, Linux)

  • Strong communication skills with ability to present complex ideas and document in a clear and simple way

  • The candidate should have demonstrated success in global product organizations in terms of creating deep partnerships and collaboration with business, fostering a culture that encourages innovation and coordination with multiple teams across borders.

  • Demonstrated ability to lead, recruit, grow and retain high-caliber talent at scale. Experienced organizing, running, supporting, and growing large technology organization

  • Quick learner; self-starter, detailed and thorough

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