Director of Software Engineering

Employer
Capital One
Location
District Heights, MD
Posted
Oct 13, 2020
Closes
Oct 19, 2020
Ref
1299586592
Hours
Full Time
West Creek 5 (12075), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia Director of Software Engineering Capital One is seeking a Director of Software Engineering to lead, manage, mentor, and build an extremely talented team of engineers. Their teams will be responsible for developing the next generation, B2B Payments digital platform to deliver game changing customer experiences as well as shaping our data strategy within our B2B Digital Payments space. This leader 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. Success in the role requires an innovative mind, a proven track record of delivering next generation software products, rigorous analytical skills, and a passion for creating market-leading software. Our Directors Are: Technologists: Strong engineering and technology background with the ability to learn quickly and go deep into our product and engineering solutions - will have a DevOps mindset Effective Communicators: Excellent listener; proven collaborator with senior leaders, peers and staff Partnership 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 Curious: Hands-on, "roll up your sleeves" collaborative style of working Passionate: Bring energy and enthusiasm to the job and organization Bold: History of taking smart, calculated risks and aggressively leading through change Achievers: Consistently attain/exceed individual and team goals You will: Lead, manage, and grow multiple teams of product focused software & data engineers Embrace and incubate emerging technology and open source products across all platforms Work to modernize our existing tech stacks and data platforms Collaborate with internal teams to find areas of opportunities for automation and machine learning Partner with architects, product owners, data professionals, and software & data engineers to drive the implementation of new applications Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across full-stack development tools and technologies Lead efforts to deploy new and existing applications into AWS environments and provide operational support for those applications Conduct design and code reviews to ensure compliance with standards Basic Qualifications: Bachelor s Degree At least 8 years of experience in software engineering At least 5 years of experience managing software or data engineering teams At least 2 years of experience with Javascript and Javascript frameworks, Angular or React At least 2 years of experience in cloud native development At least 1 year of experience working on data streaming applications Preferred Qualifications: Master s Degree 15+ years of experience in software development 8+ years of experience leading software and data engineering teams 4+ years of experience with React 4+ years of experience with AWS Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.