Senior Software Engineer

  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • 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

  • You will be part of Visa’s Digital Development Platform (DDP) global team which focuses on building end to end solution for digitization and mobilization of commerce for global market. We are looking for a technically talented Senior Software Engineer for our Client Integration Solution team based out our Dubai office to assure client success in using our products such as Visa Token Service, Visa Direct, Visa Digital Commerce App, and Visa Development Platform.

  • This role requires quick troubleshooting and problem solving skills, logical thinking, and application of programming techniques to design, build, and maintain solution for clients. Deep knowledge of computer science fundamentals, mobile & web technologies, multi-tiered architecture and experience in tools development. In addition to the technical skill set and passion for learning new technology, the candidate will be a self-starter, results-driven, and equipped with excellent verbal and written communication skills to interface with external teams & stakeholders. Successful candidate will have a flair for out-of-box thinking and be passionate about mentoring and coaching junior software engineers.

  • The Senior Software Engineer is a senior level technical role, and therefore the successful candidate will be able to work independently, working very closely with the engineering leads, product manager, and client support teams.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related discipline

  • 5+ yrs of hands on software product development experience with ability to come up with solution and implement it independently.

  • Expert level skills in developing multi-tier application based on Java, C#, or C++

  • In-depth knowledge of web (TCP/IP, HTTP, HTML, REST, SOAP, XML/JSON) and mobile technologies (Android/iOS)

  • Experience building & testing enterprise scale web services (RESTful) and security practices

  • Experience building tools, native mobile apps or SDK

  • Demonstrated proficiency in troubleshooting, and root-cause analysis

  • A go-getter who is not overwhelmed by new technology, tight timelines, or parallel projects

  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment and flexible to work with distributed global teams and willing to support clients globally

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal and presentation skills, and proven ability to influence and communicate effectively

  • Strong practitioner of Visa's Leadership principles

    Desired Experience

  • Experience in payments tech / banking system software

  • Proficiency in French or Portuguese


Additional Information

Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines and applicable local law.

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