Visa Leadership Accelerator Program- Undergrad- Multiple Location- 2023

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Visa Leadership Accelerator Program- Undergrad- Multiple Location- 2023

Foster City, CA
Full Time
  • Responsibilities


    As the world's leader in digital payments technology, Visa's mission is to connect the world through the most creative, reliable and secure payment network - enabling individuals, businesses, and economies to thrive. Our advanced global processing network, VisaNet, provides secure and reliable payments around the world, and is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second. The company's dedication to innovation drives the rapid growth of connected commerce on any device, and fuels the dream of a cashless future for everyone, everywhere. As the world moves from analog to digital, Visa is applying our brand, products, people, network and scale to reshape the future of commerce. 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 of unbanked and underserved consumers. You're an Individual. We're the team for you. Together, let's transform the way the world pays.


    Our Leadership Accelerator Program offers a unique development experience that enables high potential early career talent to build the broad capabilities and necessary experience to pursue a career as a future commercial leader at Visa.

    Our world class programming will allow participants to build their network, understand our business, obtain a global mindset and acquire new skills, on their journey to becoming the next generation of Visa leaders.

    We aim to progress our participants quickly into Manager roles post program, where they then follow a progression path to future Director level opportunities.


    • You’ll experience four six-month distinct rotational assignments over two years while on the program

    • These rotations are shaped around four core competencies we’ve identified as essential components of the future leader toolkit; Working with Clients, Product Development, Financial and Data Acumen and Strategic Thinking

    • You’ll have the ability to choose from a range of assignments within these four competencies across functions including Crypto product, Corporate Strategy, Marketing, Social Impact, Innovation, Data Science and many more!

    • One of your projects will have a global perspective with the potential to include international travel


    • Every six months you’ll enjoy a full week of classroom based training with your whole cohort from around the US. Each of our development weeks is themed; “Me Smart”, “People Smart”, “Data and Tech Smart” and “Commercial Smart”

    • Trainings with give you practical and applicable skills such as Data analysis and visualization, coding skills, executive presence, social selling and many more.

    • You’ll also hear directly from Visa leaders and subject matter experts as part of our ongoing “Knowledge Networks” series.

    • At the end of each six months you’ll compete in a team project to test your learning, network with executives and win exciting incentives!

    By applying to this position, your application is automatically considered across multiple locations. As a summer Intern, you will be placed in one of the technology organizations at Visa and specific assignments will depend on upon your skills sets, interest, and team needs.


    • Currently completing a Bachelor’s degree program

    • Graduate between December 2022 - August 2023 Minimum

    • Permanent authorization to work in the U.S. is a precondition of employment for this position. Visa will not sponsor applicants for work visas in connection with this position.


    • All majors are welcome to apply

    • Strong leadership potential demonstrated through employment (part time work or internships) or extra curricular activities

    • Good with people

    • Excellent analytical/numerical abilities

    • Intellectual curiosity and interest in finding new ways to do things

    • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills

    • Professional maturity

    • Strong work ethic and the ability to be flexible and adaptable to changing business needs

    • Ability to work with a wide range of people from different backgrounds

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Visa has adopted a COVID-19 vaccination policy to safeguard the health and well-being of our employees and visitors. As a condition of employment, all employees based in the U.S. are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved or as otherwise required by law.

    WORK HOURS: Varies upon the needs of the department.

    TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: This position requires travel 5-10% of the time.

    MENTAL/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: This position will be performed in an office setting. The position will require the incumbent to sit and stand at a desk, communicate in person and by telephone, frequently operate standard office equipment, such as telephones and computers.

    Visa is an EEO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Visa will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines and applicable local law.

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  • About Us

    Visa is a world leader in digital payments, facilitating transactions between consumers, merchants, financial institutions and government entities across more than 200 countries and territories. Our mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, convenient, reliable and secure payments network, enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive. We believe that economies that include everyone everywhere, uplift everyone everywhere and see access as foundational to the future of money movement.