Staff Software Engineer, Clearing and Settlement
Location:
Foster City , California
Posted:
August 26, 2017
Reference:
111322638
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."

Job Description
What's the
job? As part of the Clearing and Settlement Department in the Network Processing
Client Information Clearing and Settlement (CICAS) organization, you'll be
responsible for system development, implementation, maintenance and support of
Visa's Clearing and Settlement systems, which clear, settle, and deliver
transactions to issuer and acquirer financial institutions globally. Through
this challenging job, you'll gain experience collaborating with various parts of
the business in understanding requirements for system enhancements, identifying
areas of improvement and implementing changes to the system where it is needed.
You'll provide rotational 24/7 on call support for problem resolution. The
product that you oversee will be of the highest quality meeting all requirements
within the scheduled timeframe.

Who are we looking for? You! We are
looking for a computer or electrical engineer with software development design
experience. You are a team player, making sure that everyone on your team feels
valued and is excited to work with you. Location, time pressure, distractions,
none of it matters: no matter the environment, you know you can code and build
amazing, high-performing, and bug-free products. Experience in Mainframe
Assembler language, C/C++, MVS JCL, TSO, ISPF, Fileaid and Endevor SCLM is a
must. You encourage others to take risks, be bold, and innovate in order to
create exceptional products that are both seamless for our clients and
consumer-facing. No matter the challenge, you know you can find a solution and
encourage others to think the same. You recognize when to ask for help and when
to collaborate with others, working across departments and influencing in areas
beyond immediate control. Above all, you are someone who takes initiative and
thinks like an owner - you've defined your everywhere and lead others to find
theirs all while launching Visa ahead of the game.

Why us? Working at
Visa is challenging. The problems that we face and solve and the decisions that
we make affect the world. Visa is all about helping people around the world
reach their Everywhere - the place where their personal, professional and
financial goals intersect. As the premier payments technology company, we're
proud to boast that our commerce platforms touch the lives of billions, all over
the globe. If you have ambition, focus and drive, and are interested in joining
a global team focused on changing the way the world pays and is paid, you'll
find your everywhere at Visa.

Responsibilities


  • Collaborate with business units and technical staff to
    define requirements/modifications for use in designing appropriate solutions.
    Evaluate options and provide recommendation on scope and scale of effort
    required to develop solutions.

  • Create design documents, code, unit/functional test,
    document and implement new programs and subprograms, as well as enhancements,
    modifications, and corrections to existing software.

  • Build and maintain effective relationships across
    functional areas in order to provide superior product support.

  • Support and deliver on resulting initiatives from the
    Business Plan and Technology strategy leveraging re-use, eliminating duplicative
    components, architectural design, and use of innovative products.

  • Work to ensure technology decisions are "business"
    driven.

  • Suggest and cultivate ideas on the extension of the
    current systems to new products and services.

  • Must be able to understand the positioning of a solution
    within the company and to build consensus to effectively gain buy-in from all
    participants.

  • Identify opportunities for further enhancements and
    refinements to standards, processes and systems.

  • Provide rotational on-call support as scheduled.



Qualifications


  • 8+ Years of software design and development experience.

  • Strong working knowledge of C/C++ and Object Oriented
    Development for both mainframe and open systems.

  • Experience in Mainframe assembler language, COBOL, MVS
    JCL, TSO, Fileaid, Clear Case and Endevor SCLM.

    • Experience with Blaze tools is beneficial.

  • ISPF experience beneficial.

  • Strong problem determination skills and ability to
    resolve critical issues for complex systems under tight timeframes using dumps
    and other tools.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to multi task and handle multiple competing
    priorities with minimal direction from management. Should possess excellent
    planning and organizational skills.

  • Ability to understand systems from all levels, from the
    "big picture" enterprise-level view to the low level technical view.

  • Must be able to write technical design and build
    documentation for all aspects of a technical infrastructure.

  • Strong interpersonal and facilitation skills.

  • Ability to represent technical and business issues and
    solutions to multiple levels internally and externally to support strategic
    organizational plans.

  • Experience with designing and developing solutions for
    highly scalable, highly available complex systems, preferably in the payment
    systems or other financial services industry.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
    career experience is required.


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.

Additional Information
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.

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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