Palo Alto, CA
Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services•
5 - 7 years
Posted 74 days ago
Job Number: REF15901Q
More About Visa:
At Visa, your individuality fits right in. Working here gives you an opportunity to impact the world, invest in your career growth, and be part of an inclusive and diverse workplace. We are a global team of disruptors, trailblazers, innovators and risk-takers who are helping drive economic growth in even the most remote parts of the world, creatively moving the industry forward, and doing meaningful work that brings financial literacy and digital commerce to millions ofunbanked and underserved consumers.
Job Description and Responsibilities
Visa Research was created to push the boundaries of payment technologies that impact billions of people worldwide. We do this by exploring applied and fundamental research, engaging world-wide business partners, academics, and governments, to develop technologies on a global scale that does not exist today.
We are currently focused on building world-class research teams in the areas of: Security, Fraud Detection, Recommendations, and Blockchain. We are looking for outstanding and innovative researchers at all levels ofexperience. A few of our research projects include:
Deep Learning for Commerce – develop predictive models that are essential to all parties in the payment and commerce ecosystem using advanced deep learning technologies over the financial data warehouse at Visa.
Scalable Machine Learning System – experiment with new generations of distributed systems for machine learning applications to meet the challenge of ever increasing scale and complexity in the data processing pipeline.
Security Analytics – enable proactive defense in our critical network and system infrastructure through continuous monitoring and real-time anomaly detection using machine learning technologies.
Advances in Cryptography – aims to build on Visa’s extensive data protection capabilities to achieve policy-enforced full lifecycle cryptographic protection for data in transit, at rest, and during computation, for all computing environments and scenarios Visa employs.
Distributed and Endpoint Systems Security – enable end-to-end secure computation, data and workload management across the distributed enterprise, between ecosystem partners, and to/from the sea of endpoints and devices
Secure Data Acquisition and Analysis – balance advancements in cryptography and secure systems for strongest and most efficient context appropriate data acquisition, classification, protection and analysis across the computing spectrum.
As a Visa Research Scientist you will conduct world-class research and contribute to the advancement of digital payments, as well as deliver unique proposals on Visa's technological goals. You will work closely with fellow researchers, product teams, and business teams to ensure the successful creation and application of disruptive and innovative technologies.
This role represents an exciting opportunity to make key contributions to Visa's strategic vision as the world leader in digital payments. The successful candidate must have an outstanding track record in fundamental and applied research in developing innovations. The candidate will be a self-starter comfortable with ambiguity, with strong attention todetail, and excellent collaboration skills.
You’re an Individual. We’re the team for you. Together, let’s transform the way the world pays. Apply today and a recruiter will be in touch soon.