Project Manager (Ppd)
Posted on 5/20/2022

10,001+ employees

Leading credit card company
Company Overview
Visa's mission is to remove barriers and connect more people to the global economy. The company provides end-to-end financial infrastructure.
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding





Foster City, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

San Carlos, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Customer Service
Business & Strategy
  • 10 years of work experience with a Bachelor's Degree or at least 8 years of work experience with an
  • Experience managing large cross functional, complex programs involving product delivery and/or
  • PMP and/or CSM certifications are a plus
  • Strong process orientation and solid understanding of project management techniques, methodologies
  • Demonstrated organizational, planning and analytical skills, including project scheduling
  • Excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills, and demonstrated ability to effectively
  • Strong leadership qualities and organizational skills as well as the ability to adapt quickly to
  • Independent judgment and mature decision making skills to deal with technology projects that
  • Ability to influence without direct authority to achieve necessary goals
  • Solid analytical and problem-solving skills and the ability to think strategically
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office tools (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Project
  • Exposure to tools like Rally, Jira and Wiki
  • Financial services and card payments experience are a plus
  • Work with business and technology subject matter experts to assess requirements, define scope, create estimates, and produce Project Charters and other documentation needed for funding approvals
  • Lead, plan and coordinate delivery of horizontal initiatives that span multiple organizations
  • Be a leader and champion to help transform the delivery teams into Agile with focus on efficiency
  • Build high performing project teams, inspire team members, and demonstrate leadership skills
  • Set clear expectations with business partners to provide transparency into project initiation activities, and manage day-to-day interaction during project execution and delivery
  • Perform project planning and scheduling, manage tasks and coordinate project resources to meet objectives and timelines
  • Proactively identify, manage and mitigate project risks and find ways to accomplish project goals in the context of dynamic business/technical environments
  • Provide high quality customer service and communicate project status (timelines, progress, and challenges) to technology and business stakeholders regularly
  • Achieve project goals by engaging effectively with stakeholders, including enterprise architects and strategists, technical subject matter experts, business partners, Visa senior management, technology vendors, and financial institutions and strategic partners, as needed
  • Distill complex business and technology requirements for technology and business stakeholders and tailor communication based on the audience
  • Manage project budgets effectively by ensuring forecasts and actual charges are in line with approved bids and project costs are effectively controlled
  • Anticipate change and identify ways to overcome challenges and constraints to keep project activities on schedule to meet or exceed business partner expectations
  • Take initiative to exhaust all avenues to resolve issues/problems before involving management escalation
  • Work with minimal direction and the ability to resolve most issues independently
  • Demonstrate ability to manage through influence
  • Execute through ambiguity and guide a path to clarity
  • Ensure that all projects are in compliance with Visa's Project Management Methodology and Key Controls
  • Keep project status updated in project management tools and maintain meticulous records (e.g., project financials, schedule, issues, risks, change control decisions)
  • Lead boldly and utilize hard and soft skills to influence participants of all levels towards the common goal
  • As a global organization, there may be a need to attend calls/meetings after/before standard office hours during the week
Desired Qualifications
  • 12-15 years of experience with a Bachelor's Degree or 8-10 years of experience with an Advanced