Senior Manager, Solutions Architect - Retail Bank Technology

Capital One
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
May 31, 2023
Jun 07, 2023
Full Time
1735 Market St (16035), United States of America, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Senior Manager, Solutions Architect - Retail Bank Technology

Capital One is hiring a skilled Solutions Architect to join our exceptional team of talented technologists in the Core Modernization area of Retail Bank Technology. The Retail Bank Technology team defines, engineers, and manages technology solutions for Capital One's Retail Bank business, powering a portfolio of systems and products used daily by millions of customers for their banking needs.

In this role, you will provide technical leadership for designing and implementing critical technology solutions for the future of core banking at Capital One. In addition to working with business partners, technology and operations teams, you will have the opportunity to contribute to architecture across broader Enterprise teams and solutions.

If this sounds like an interesting challenge for you, apply immediately to start a conversation with us!

  • Lead solutions architecture design for multi-platform / cross-platform solutions
  • Leading Trade-off and impact analysis work for hard to change technical decisions, and manage technical conflict
  • Demonstrate thought leadership and strategy in partnership with delivery and product partners
  • Explain and represent solutions in the Architecture Review Boards, and various product, platform and architecture discussions
  • Presenting work products and strategies to product managers, technology leadership across Capital One
  • Function as an architecture point of contact for other architecture teams & and delivery teams for solutions and systems
  • Continuously learn as technology needs evolve

The successful candidate will:
  • Effectively communicate and build relationships to interact, inform, influence and communicate with key stakeholders at all levels across the company
  • Exhibit mastery of facilitation and influence across teams, departments and divisions
  • Enjoy the camaraderie, debates, and leaning that comes from working with a team of passionate technologists
  • See the impact of near term and long term choices, and are great at explaining it
  • Possess excellent organizational skills and ability to multitask, while quickly shifting context and priorities
  • Have a proven track record for leading and enabling technology, architecture and software engineering activities at enterprise scale
  • Be self-motivated and display an unwavering responsibility to deliver high quality results and commitments
  • Possess a keen attention to detail and a passion for Architecture, Software Engineering, Technology and Customer Experience
  • Have an intellectual curiosity and interest to maintain and acquire new business, technology and architecture skills

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • At least 6 years of experience in Software Engineering and Systems Architecture or Technology Solution design
  • At least 2 years of experience creating solutions architectures in a public cloud (AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud)

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 7+ years of experience in software engineering
  • 5+ years of experience as a Solutions Architect in large/complex organizations
  • 8+ years of experience architecting, designing, and/or delivering delivering scalable and decoupled systems in a heavily regulated technology environment
  • 2+ years of experience working with internal and external business clients
  • 2+ years of experience with AWS concepts and implementations
  • Experience to engaging, influencing and driving initiatives by partnering with technology executives
  • Experience mentoring software engineers or architects
  • Experience in a regulated environment (HIPAA, PCI, Privacy, etc)
  • Ability to communicate at all levels in the organizations with required technical depth and breadth
  • AWS or equivalent certifications (Cloud Practitioner, Solution Architect-Associate, GCP or Azure)

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

Capital One offers a comprehensive, competitive, and inclusive set of health, financial and other benefits that support your total well-being. Learn more at the Capital One Careers website . Eligibility varies based on full or part-time status, exempt or non-exempt status, and management level.

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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