Chief Network Architect
Posted: April 15, 2017
Reference ID: 108821236
The Technology organization within Visa, Inc. is responsible for all systems,
technology and processing platforms, networks, and the development required to
support the business demands of the company.
to deliver best-in-class network performance, availability and resource utilization, leveraging state-of-the-art networking technologies including virtualization and software-defined networking (SDN). The successful candidate will work with various leaders across the enterprise to coordinate network solutions to meet challenges of technology, regulatory, security, and competitive conditions.
This position reports to the Senior Director, Infrastructure Network Architecture and is a key role within the Visa's Global Infrastructure Network Services organization.
The role is based in Highlands Ranch (CO).
This is an exciting opportunity for a senior technology leader to make key contributions to Visa's strategic vision for the evolution and transformation of the company's global networks toward next-generation technologies.
The successful candidate will provide senior technical leadership in several network architecture areas of expertise (e.g. datacenter networking, IP, SDN and cloud), and will develop and execute new initiatives to drive growth, reduce cost, increase reliability and increase global synergy for Visa's networks. (S)/He will work collaboratively with other functional and technology areas of Visa and senior leaders in various global markets to define and execute business priorities.
The successful candidate will have responsibility and accountability across several key areas, including:
The ideal candidate should be a senior technology leader with substantial experience in network architecture and design, and exceptional technology leadership skills. S/he will have relevant experience within a large, complex managed technology services organization.
The following qualifications are required for the role:
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.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.