Software Engineering Manager

  • Basingstoke, United Kingdom
  • 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

<p><strong>What's it all about? </strong></p><p>The successful candidate will lead and deliver as part of a talented software development team that works on mission-critical applications.</p><p>You will be responsible for leading a team of 10x developers to deliver against our strategy as well as developing and guiding the team. In addition, you will also provide front-end UI design and development in Angular and other JavaScript frameworks whilst demonstrating expertise in the full software development lifecycle, from concept, design and architecture to testing and deployment. The role includes working alongside a Product Manager to understand requirements, design and implementing technical solutions, application implementation and support, integration and management.<br /> </p><p> </p><p><strong>What we expect of you, day to day.</strong></p><ul><li>Develop in-house applications in Angular</li><li>Build engaging, usable, and accessible UI components/prototypes/code libraries for web applications</li><li>Analyse existing software for Usability and Accessibility issues and provide recommendations for improvement</li><li>Work with a diverse and global team of product managers, UX designers, and developers in a fast-paced environment</li><li>Understand and translate business requirements and processes into technical solutions</li><li>Develop and assist with delivery of solutions for new projects through automation</li><li>Recommend enhancements / improvements to existing technologies and processes</li><li>Fielding inquiries and requests for support from stakeholders</li><li>Liaise in written and verbal forms with peers and other areas of the business</li><li>Keep up to date on the latest trends in web engineering and introduces them into projects when appropriate</li></ul>

Qualifications

What we’re after…

This role requires someone who has the necessary skills to develop new and continually improve on existing solutions. Other skills required for this role are - 

  • Experience in Java, Python, C#, Ruby or Go.
  • A solid understanding of interacting with REST APIs.
  • Paas experience
  • Public cloud AWS or Azure
  • Team leadership experience

The successful candidate will therefore need to have experience of developing solutions with a key focus on user experience. The successful candidate will also need to be an excellent communicator, self-motivated and thrive on delivering efficiencies and improvements through both technical and process solutions.

Additional Information

Visa is an EEO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Visa will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines and applicable local law.
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