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Visa | San Mateo, CA
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Technology Analyst of Chip Testing and Approval

Location: United States-CA-Foster City
Organization: Technology
Job: Technical Support
Job Number :154573


Visa's Chip Testing and Approval team operates as part of the company's Technology Office, under the leadership of the Digital and Mobile Products Office.

The mission of the Chip Testing and Approval team is to be a one stop shop for the testing and approval of chip and mobile payment products that support contact and contactless payment transactions. We achieve this by assessing and thoroughly analyzing the business requirements, then developing testing and approval processes and procedures to be implemented internally and externally at Visa-recognized laboratories. The Chip Testing and Approval team provides support to Visa's technology and business communities on emerging technology and is responsible for creating and implementing the testing and approval process for chip and mobile payment products as new chip technologies are identified.

The Technology Analyst will operate as a member of the Chip Testing and Approval team, and will become a chip testing and approval product expert across the entire Visa Inc. organization. The role requires an experienced person with both business and some technical background in IC (integrated circuit) chips and mobile payments. The individual must also demonstrate a passion for emerging chip product technologies and the ability to support the organizational momentum in support of these new technologies.

The Technology Analyst will have responsibilities in the Chip Testing and Approval team in the fulfillment of their duties under tight timelines, changing deliverables and additional projects as they occur. This role reports directly to the Director of Chip Testing Operations.

-Participate in coordination of the testing and approval process for specific chip and mobile products, and other form factors, going through the chip testing and approval process.
-Support and perform functional test report reviews for chip card and mobile products going through the chip testing and approval process.
-Support interoperability testing for chip cards and mobile products for products going through the chip testing and approval process.
-Support the test tool validation process, including developing and maintaining software applications and simulation tools to support the test tool validation infrastructure.
-Maintain knowledge and subject matter expertise on the Visa Chip specifications, such as Visa Integrated Circuit Specification (VIS) and Visa Contactless Payment Specification (VCPS).
-Assist in building and maintaining trusted partnerships with internal and external contacts by acting as the chip and mobile product testing and approval expert.
-Add value to the testing and approval process by insightful and thoughtful questioning, offering new ideas, consider risks and delivering solutions.
-Contribute to assigned projects across Chip Testing and Approval and others as identified.
-Proactively support the approval process implementation for new technology based on Visa specifications.
-Communicate clearly all interoperability risks and/or issues to management providing solutions and options when available.
-Work closely with team members/peers within the Chip Testing & Approval team.
-Assist in analyses, identify best practices and make recommendations to management.

-‹Bachelor's degree required, combined with experience in product testing management. Prefer an individual specifically with understanding of chip and mobile payments products needs and solutions.
-Awareness and understanding of chip product and mobile payment industry and the payment processing infrastructure.
-Experience in working among cross-functional groups and capable of working with minimal supervision in a team environment.
-Has a strong results-oriented approach to tasks; Analytic and fact-based consultative discipline
-Liaise with other Visa teams to ensure all processes are developed according to Visa policy in a timely manner
-Indentifying opportunities to improve process and add additional value to our stakeholders and partners
-Maintain records and documents associated with the product testing and approvals
-Participate in special assignments and provide ad hoc support as required
-Process and procedure oriented with a very strong attention to detail and able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
-Experience of a matrix organization
-Excellent written and oral business communications skills in English
-Excellent analytical 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: 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.

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