Staff (Full Stack Java) Software Engineer - Data Product Development

  • Visa
  • Foster City, California

Job Description

Job Description and Responsibilities

Group Overview The Loyalty Product Solutions team is part of Visa's Data group. Our mission is to enable technology and solutions to manage marketing and loyalty programs that help increase transaction volumes for Issuers, merchants, helping them to grow their business with solutions that enable issuers, acquirers and merchants of all sizes to deliver targeted offers and rewards to Visa cardholders.

Position Summary

The role is for a self-motivated individual with software engineering skills and expertise with Big Data systems integration and technologies. The candidate will be extensively involved in hands-on activities including POCs, design, documentation, development and test of new functionality. Candidate must be flexible and willing to switch tasks based on team's needs. This position reports to a Director of Visa Loyalty Programs in Foster City, CA and will be based in Foster City, CA. The successful candidate will be a Staff Software Engineer in the Loyalty applications area.


At the core, we need a strong Java Developer and here are the technical requirements of this position:8+ years of experience as a software engineer with degree in Computer Science/Engineering Experience of building REST based web services & web applications using Java and Spring framework Experience writing unit and integration test cases Solid understanding of Object-Oriented design and programming concepts Experience of building software/frameworks for infrastructure automation/PaaS/Continuous Delivery Bachelor's degree in technology related field Work on development of new products iteratively by building quick POCs and converting ideas into real products. Design and develop mission-critical systems, delivering high-availability and performance. Possessing the above qualifications, and excited about these crucial pieces, please apply for our position:Work independently, driving projects end to end and provide guidance to Junior developers Identify opportunities for future enhancements and refinements to standards, best practices Collaborate and talk through your architecture and delivery decisions Tackle the tough design and product problems Be a little biased toward back-end functionality, but excited to own the complete end-to-end feature development Lead by example as a hands’ on developer who will produce high quality, production-ready code Nice to have: Hands on experience with JavaScript, HTML and CSS (we use AngularJS and Bootstrap) is nice to have Master's degree preferred

Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines and applicable local law.