Sr. Staff SW Engineer

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expired on 2015-05-31 full time

Job description

Visa is looking for Senior Staff Software Engineers who will help develop Visa’s next generation payment platform that would fuel growth in electronic payments globally and drive financial inclusion in many parts of the world. Open VisaNet will push the envelope of building highly scalable, secure, cost effective and distributed application on commodity hardware using open source technologies. Open VisaNet is an organization wide initiative and will involve deep collaboration with exceptional group of software engineers, Dev-Ops engineers, payment product specialist and enterprise architects.

Job Description

Join us as Senior Staff Software Engineer in Open VisaNet team if you are driven technologist and have a penchant to solve complex problems arising in building distributed and highly concurrent systems. As a Senior Staff Software Engineer in Open VisaNet team, you will work with product specialists to define product features and design systems integration. You will design, develop, test and support deployment of Open VisaNet platform. Open VisaNet platform will run on multiple OS and commodity hardware.

Specific Responsibilities will include:

  • Understand existing Visa’s core payment platform features and market specific requirements
  • Evaluate technologies, drive consensus, create proof-of-concept and frameworks
  • Understand integration with multiple systems. Propose, design and develop integration layers
  • Architect, design and develop Open VisaNet platform
  • Contribute to implementing development process and methodologies
  • Collaborate with security experts and Dev-Ops to create secure application code
  • Support DevOps to create management/monitoring apps
  • Responsible for developing test framework, test cases, testing and automation
  • Understand and document performance requirements.  Build performance test suite, conduct performance testing and tuning
  • Contribute to building required level of documentation for requirements, design, code and implementation process
  • Support and contribute to deployment and production implementation process

Candidate description

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related degree from an accredited university
  • Minimum of 6 years of software development experience
  • Design and coding skills with one or more of the functional programming language:
  • Erlang /Clojure /Scala/Scheme/Haskell etc.
  • Expertise with Erlang stack is a plus (Erlang, OTP, Mnesia, Riak core)
  • Strong foundation in computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms and software design optimized for building highly distributed and parallelized systems
  • Good understanding of networking concepts, security and cryptography
  • Knowledge of Unix/Linux
  • Knowledge of building automated testing and performance testing is a plus

 

About Visa:

Common Purpose, Uncommon Opportunity.  Everyone at Visa works with one goal in mind – making sure that Visa is the best way to pay and be paid, for everyone everywhere. This is our global vision and the common purpose that unites the entire Visa team.  As a global payments technology company, tech is at the heart of what we do: Our VisaNet network processes over 13,000 transactions per second for people and businesses around the world, enabling them to use digital currency instead of cash and checks. We are also global advocates for financial inclusion, working with partners around the world to help those who lack access to financial services join the global economy. Visa’s sponsorships, including the Olympics and FIFA™ World Cup, celebrate teamwork, diversity, and excellence throughout the world. If you have a passion to make a difference in the lives of people around the world, Visa offers an uncommon opportunity to build a strong, thriving career. Visa is fueled by our team of talented employees who continuously raise the bar on delivering the convenience and security of digital currency to people all over the world. Join our team and find out how Visa is everywhere you want to be.

 

“Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of Article 49 of the San Francisco Police Code.”

 

Job data

  • Job location:

    Foster City, CA

  • Job type:

    full time

  • Salary:

    Depends on experience

  • Job expire date:

    2015-05-31

About employer

Visa Inc.

Company description

Common Purpose, Uncommon Opportunity.  Everyone at Visa works with one goal in mind – making sure that Visa is the best way to pay and be paid, for everyone everywhere. This is our global vision and the common purpose that unites the entire Visa team.  As a global payments technology company, tech is at the heart of what we do: Our VisaNet network processes over 13,000 transactions per second for people and businesses around the world, enabling them to use digital currency instead of cash and checks. We are also global advocates for financial inclusion, working with partners around the world to help those who lack access to financial services join the global economy. Visa’s sponsorships, including the Olympics and FIFA™ World Cup, celebrate teamwork, diversity, and excellence throughout the world. If you have a passion to make a difference in the lives of people around the world, Visa offers an uncommon opportunity to build a strong, thriving career. Visa is fueled by our team of talented employees who continuously raise the bar on delivering the convenience and security of digital currency to people all over the world. Join our team and find out how Visa is everywhere you want to be.

 

“Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of Article 49 of the San Francisco Police Code.”

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