Staff Software Engineer

  • Bengaluru, Karnataka, 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

Would you like to be a part of an exciting agile team and have the opportunity to technically lead and drive design best practices, spearhead development and maintain highly available web services? Does the idea of solving challenging technical problems and getting to the bottom of layered intricacies intrigue you? Do you have the zeal and the persistence to see through our vision of Next Generation Cloud Infrastructure Automation till go-live and make it a reality?

Then you are invited to come and be a part of our team and work together to build a wide variety of web experiences which power, extend and showcase Visa's internal Cloud platform. This includes but is not limited to building capabilities for requesting and managing environments using either VMs, containers or bare metal, workflow automation tools, graphs and visualisations for relationships/utilisation and a whole lot more.


  • Design, implement and develop world-class software for Cloud components. Marshall “industry coding standards”, design patterns and practices within Visa
  • Take ownership of key micro-services and deliver a quality product end to end
  • Architect and develop world-class software for Cloud components by auto provisioning systems, host to storage integration and “zero touch” installation of software components.
  • Design and build tools to improve operational efficiency of cloud infrastructure in all areas of Infrastructure Automation i.e. Provisioning, Scaling, Availability, Upgrade, Maintenance, Security and Governance
  • Coding for auto provisioning and administration of applications on IaaS.
  • Work within a highly-skilled team along with Engineering Managers, Technical Product Managers and Program management to determine methods and procedures on new automation assignments.
  • Evaluate “Proof of Concepts” based on Long Term Architecture and pilot new tools & technologies.
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to less-experienced team members. Review and evaluate code developed by junior members to ensure we develop only highest-quality code.



Required skills

  • Bachelor Degree/Masters Degree with minimum 7+  years of experience in Software Development
  • Extensive experience in design & development of applications on multiple platforms (Linux and Windows), using Open Source products
  • Experience on Cloud Technologies is a plus
  • Showcase excellent debugging and problem solving skills.
  • Strong Software Engineering background is required with development knowledge in multi-tier enterprise architecture.
  • Strong coding experience in at least two of the following Java, Javascript/Angular and Node
  • Strong understanding of Spring framework internals
  • Excellent understanding of modern responsive UI Development and have had prior experience in designing and developing large scale UI apps in frameworks like Angular.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, highly agile environment
  • Experience with open source tools and modules for testing, integration & deployment.
  • Understanding of Infrastructure components like Systems, Virtual Machines, Database, Middleware, Storage etc is preferred.
  • Evaluating forms and processes for software systems testing and methodology, developing comprehensive test and quality plans, debugging, and testing scripts and tools.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate the logic and implementation plan to team members & managers.
  • Experience of having performed a migration and integration involving different infrastructure components will be a definite advantage.
  • Develop and enforce coding standards and guidelines and take ownership of the same
  • Have a mindset for continuous improvement and innovation

Additional Information

Work Hours:

  • Incumbent must make themselves available during core business hours.

Travel Requirements:

  • This position requires the incumbent to travel for work 5% of the time.

Physical Requirements: ​​​​​​

  • This position will be performed in an office setting.  The position will require the incumbent to sit and stand at a desk, communicate in person and by telephone, frequently operate standard office equipment, such as telephones and computers, and reach with hands and arms.
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