Software Engineering Director, Monitoring and Observability

Capital One
Chantilly, VA
Jun 14, 2021
Jun 17, 2021
Full Time
201 Third Street (61049), United States of America, San Francisco, CaliforniaSoftware Engineering Director, Monitoring and ObservabilityDo you want to work for a tech company that writes its own code, develops its own software, and builds its own products? Do you enjoy solving complex challenges with open source technologies in a fast-paced, collaborative, and creative environment? We experiment and innovate leveraging the latest technologies, engineering breakthrough products. At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We want you to be curious and ask "what if?"Capital One is seeking a Director of Software Engineering to lead, manage, mentor, and build an extremely talented software engineering team to innovate and develop new capabilities in the monitoring and observability 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 new software products, rigorous analytical skills, and a passion for innovation.Background:Technologist: Strong engineering and technology background with the ability to learn quickly and go deep into our product and engineering solutions.Effective Communication: Excellent listener; proven collaborator with superiors, 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.Achiever: Consistently attain/exceed individual and team goals.Leadership: the ability to inspire your teammates to deliver quality software solutionsResponsibilities:Lead, manage and grow software engineers to produce resilient, scalable software and secure data with highest quality.Embrace and incubate emerging technology and open source products across all platformsWork to modernize our existing tech stacks Collaborate with internal teams to find areas of opportunities for automation and enhancementsPartner with architects, product owners, and software engineers to drive the implementation of new applicationsWork within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across our full stack, with a particular focus on back-end and middleware platforms and technologies. Lead efforts to develop and deploy new and existing applications into AWS environmentsConduct design and code review to ensure compliance with standardsFoster and cultivate a culture of continuous delivery and improvement with an emphasis on full lifecycle ownership of the applications that your teams deliverEncourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversityCreate proof of concepts and see through projects through productionBasic Qualifications:Bachelor's DegreeAt least 7 years' experience in software development At least 7 years' experience in developing scalable applications and architectural standardsAt least 5 years' experience in people managementPreferred Qualifications:Master's Degree5+ years experience with Amazon Web Services7+ years experience in data management?

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