Staff UI Engineer
- Austin, TX, USA
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.
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We are looking for talented, curious, proactive, energetic, and passionate individuals who embraces challenges and is a proven problem solver. As a UI Engineer, you will be an integral part of a cross-functional team inventing, designing, building, and testing highly functional, secure, scalable, and interactive user interfaces. You will collaborate with product owners, architects, test engineers, dev-ops, operations, and other team members from the product ideation stage to production deployment and support.
In this role, you will work closely with UX designers, software engineers and product owners to build pixel perfect layouts, user interface components, and single page applications for a variety of websites and applications. You will work on a very agile team and be expected to context shift quickly between projects.
Front End Development – contribute to the design rich user interfaces, workflows, reusable UI components, and the APIs that the front end will consume
Works independently with minimal insight to develop software that conforms to Visa’s high standards of security, quality, performance, resiliency, and compliance.
Takes ownership and is responsible for the design and delivery of one or more components
Provides oversight and guidance to team members contributing to those components
Independently create multiple design artifacts for projects and present designs to team members and other stakeholders
Provides mentorship and guidance to more junior team members
Work with Technical Product Managers to break down solutions into smaller achievable tasks
Support test engineers and operation teams in troubleshooting, defect research, issue root cause analysis, and other related activities
Contribute reusable UI components to the UI Platform used by teams across Visa
Stay up to date and evaluate latest and greatest UI technology trends
Participate in demos and code reviews
B.S. in Computer Science or related degree and 8+ years of Software Development Experience
Expert knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, CSS4, JSON
Expert knowledge of React and Redux
Expert diagramming solutions (flow, block, logical)
Expert with REST API integrations
Comfortable in delivering presentations to small and medium size forums
Experience with JEST, Linting, Babel, WebPack, and Sagas
Experience in building out a Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery pipeline
Experience with secure authentication standards like API Keys, JWT, and OAuth
Experience with responsive implementations that scale across web, mobile, and tablet devices
Experience in building out and maintaining UI Frameworks
Knowledgeable of security best practices to prevent common web vulnerabilities like XSS/CSRF
Work Hours: Varies upon the needs of the department
Travel Requirements: This position requires travel 5-10% of the time.
Mental/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.
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.