Director of Software Engineering (Remote Eligible)

Capital One
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Aug 16, 2022
Aug 31, 2022
Full Time
Locations: Sales - PA - Philadelphia, United States of America, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Director of Software Engineering (Remote Eligible)

We are looking for a Director of Software Engineering, Core Banking to join us as we drive to disrupt the Banking industry with leading edge autonomous in person digital experiences that facilitate what our customers want to do, and delight them along the way. In this capacity, you will be responsible for leading, managing, mentoring, and evolving an extremely talented Engineering team to help deliver a game changing products. You will build solutions for our core banking team, as well as in our open source in the public cloud with great CI/CD, configuration management and automation tools such as GIT, Jenkins, and Ansible along with containerization and micro services solutions. You are a leader that must have the ability to attract and recruit the industry's best talent, and simultaneously have the technical chops to ensure that we build compelling, customer oriented solutions in an iterative methodology. You bring an innovative mind, a proven track record of delivering new consumer-facing software products, rigorous analytical skills, and a passion for creating market-leading software for millions of customers. If you are a true technologist at heart, with the ability and DevOps acumen to challenge the status quo and want to provide an inspiring and compelling working environment that allows your engineering teams to push the digital boundaries within the Banking industry, check off the boxes below and read on!

  • Technologist: Strong engineering and technology background with the ability to learn quickly and go deep into DevOps technology solutions
  • Motivated: Must have deep technical credibility with engineering organizations, and ability to recruit top engineers
  • Passionate: Bring energy and enthusiasm to the job and organization
  • Entrepreneurial: Flexible, resourceful, figure-it-out-and-get-it-done mentality
  • Communication: Excellent listener; proven collaborator with superiors, peers and staff
  • Achiever: Consistently attain/exceed individual and team goals
  • Curious: Hands-on, "roll up your sleeves" collaborative style of working
  • Bold: History of taking smart risks and aggressively leading through change
  • Detailed: Ability to manage the financial responsibilities associated with the ownership of an entire DevOps team
  • Partner Attitude: Have the competencies to build very strong partnerships with other Technology leaders that enable your team's ability to stay on the leading edge of industry solutions

You will:
  • Manage platform engineering teams to deliver technology solutions in support of business strategy and growth
  • Manage a portfolio of technologies that support software being built to provide a wide range of technology to support our core banking team
  • Mentor, coach and lead developers in using automation, configuration and container tooling
  • Partner and influence enterprise organizations in the evolution of DevOps technologies
  • Evolve an agile delivery model that builds on a very collaborative, open and rapid interaction between intent providers and technology execution
  • Work with senior level stakeholders in the Technology organization to identify and define the next generation core banking opportunities and drive a game changing Banking strategy driven by technology
  • Build/Influence AWS practices and implementations for non production and production environments
  • Recruit, motivate, mentor, and lead the best software engineering talent and enable our diverse, inclusive and customer centric culture

Capital One is open to hiring a Remote Employee for this opportunity.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • At least 7 years experience in software development or software engineering
  • At least 5 years experience leading, coaching and mentoring software engineering teams

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters Degree in Engineering and Computer Science fields
  • 3+ years of experience leveraging and managing cloud (AWS)
  • 2+ years of experience with Agile development methodologies
  • 2+ years of experience working with Product partners to design, develop and deliver features and enhancements
  • At least 5 years experience with core banking applications, architecture and processes
  • At least 5 years experience with FIS Core banking applications (Profile)
  • At least 2 years experience delivering APIs or microservices, Data Streaming or DevOps solutions

Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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