Senior Staff SW Engineer - JAVA, J2EE, E-COMMERCE and RESTful API

Visa, Foster City CA, US

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The candidate will be responsible for leading, designing and implementing components for Apple Pay Services components as part of the Visa Tokenization Platform. The candidate will be responsible to function as a Technical Lead. Be able to coordinate and manage input from business and technology stakeholders across the enterprise and be responsible for the design and execution of large-scale technology initiatives.

The role requires solid JAVA, J2EE, E-COMMERCE and RESTful API development experience. In this position, you are first and foremost a passionate and talented developer that can work in a dynamic environment as a member of Agile Scrum teams. Your strong technical leadership, problem solving abilities, coding, and debugging skills is just a start. You must be dedicated to filling product backlog and delivering production-ready code. You must be willing to go beyond the routine and prepared to do a little bit of everything.

As a key member of the development team, the candidate should be comfortable with driving technical ideas and communicating clearly with technical as well as non-technical audiences.

Essential Functions

  • Engage in technical design of solution that is based on use cases and business requirements
  • Complete proof of concepts and other technical evaluations of technologies, designs, and solutions
  • Manage the creation of detail design and use case document
  • Effectively interact with internal teams to develop solutions to complex technical issues on highly visible business opportunities
  • Analyze current solution architecture & design and propose solutions that increase business value, optimize performance, and enhance quality
  • Developing best practices, guidelines, standards, and procedures
  • Communicate and present complex technical concepts for peer
  • Mentoring other developers
  • Ensures inclusion of Visas business vision, current business environment (internally and externally) and technology and industry trends to enable results that drive Visas business.

  • Flex Work Arrangement - Hybrid Position - This is a hybrid position. Hybrid employees can alternate time between both remote and office. Employees in hybrid roles are expected to work from the office two days a week, Tuesdays and Wednesdays with a general guidepost of being in the office 50% of the time based on business needs.

Basic Qualifications

• 10+ years of work experience with a Bachelor’s degree or at least 8 years of work experience with
an Advanced Degree (e.g. Masters/ MBA/JD/MD) or at least 3 years of work experience with a PhD

Preferred Qualifications

• 12 or more years of work experience with a Bachelor’s Degree or 8-10 years of experience with an
Advanced Degree (e.g. Masters, MBA, JD, MD) or 6+ years of work experience with a PhD
• You have expertise of Core Java, JEE technologies, REST and container-based technologies.
• Experience with back-end technologies such as JDBC, JMS, Spring, Hibernate, JMX
• Experience with SQL and relational database usage with commercial-grade databases.
• You have experience architecting solutions with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery in
• Expert in OO design and design patterns
• We count on your curiosity and creativity, to want to understand customer requirements and our
processes and want to come up with creative solutions
• While you’ll have the skill to see and understand the big picture, you’re able to stay focused on the
task at hand to achieve immediate goals
• You’re great at systematic and accurate research wanting to uncover the smallest detail
• You have amazing work ethics that will help us all work extremely well together
• Exceptional oral and written communication skills
• You have proven experience as a technologist with ability to understand the requirement and design
and build the solution.
• You have the passion to understanding people and to always striving to improve our products and
• Experience and working knowledge of GIT is a plus
• Working knowledge/experience with test automation tools is a plus
• Experience with the payment industry and technologies is a plus.
Visa has adopted a COVID-19 vaccination policy to safeguard the health and well-being of our employees and visitors. As a condition of employment, all employees based in the U.S. are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved or as otherwise required by law.

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.

Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable local law, including the requirements of Article 49 of the San Francisco Police Code.

About Visa

Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) is the world’s leader in digital payments. Our mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, 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 relentless focus on innovation is a catalyst for the rapid growth of connected commerce on any device, and a driving force behind 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.


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