Staff Java Engineer
Location:
Highlands Ranch , Colorado
Posted:
August 26, 2017
Reference:
110411721
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.

Job Description

The Staff Software Engineer will build, enhance and lead the team responsible for the transitioning mission critical payment processing solution from legacy architecture to J2EE architecture. This highly visible position will require design and development of various features to modernize the payment processing solution leveraging Java, J2EE and other open source technologies.

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.

Specific Responsibilities include:

- Gather and analyze requirements from product owners
- Design and develop highly scalable and fault-tolerant systems using Java, J2EE and open source technologies
- Provide technical and architectural guidance for systems that are reliable, massively scalable, highly available (99.999% uptime), and maintainable
- Understand and adhere to SOA principles utilizing a REST based foundation
- Lead and mentor other team members
- Foster development best practices within the team
- Identify and drive process improvements
- Facilitate communication with cross-functional groups

Qualifications
- BS or MS in Computer Science or related degree from an accredited university
- 5+ years of experience designing and developing complex Java and J2EE applications
- Extensive experience in architecting and developing real-time multithreaded Java applications that are fault-tolerant, scalable and can handle high volumes
- Working knowledge of client side technologies such as Struts, JSP, AJAX, JavaScript and JQuery considered a plus
- Deep understanding of SOA principles and Web Services technologies: REST & SOAP
- Experience with back-end technologies such as J2EE, JDBC, JMS, Spring, Hybernate, JMX and MBeans
- Experience in relational database usage with commercial-grade databases.
- Working knowledge NoSQL DB considered a plus
- Expert in OO design and design patterns
- Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills
- Exceptional oral and written communication skills

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. CyberSource, a Visa company, has been and continues to
be a pioneer within the e-Commerce Payment Management world. Our VisaNet network
is capable of handling over 65,000 transaction messages 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."

Additional Information
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

A little about us:
As a global company at the forefront of the electronic payments industry, Visa is a dynamic organization.

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