Director of Software Engineering - Anti-Money Laundering Investigations

Capital One
Severn, MD
Jul 20, 2021
Jul 23, 2021
Full Time
7900 Westpark Drive (12131), United States of America, McLean, VirginiaDirector of Software Engineering - Anti-Money Laundering InvestigationsCapital One is seeking a strategic and innovative technology leader to work on the transformation of its Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Investigation technologies. As Capital One transforms into a software company with modern cloud-based systems, a key strategic priority includes digitally transforming the risk and compliance function into a best-in-class organization.This role will work closely with product partners to develop the tech strategy and resulting delivery of the technology supporting our modernization agenda. This individual will have an opportunity to be in the early stages of leading and implementing the future state tech strategy for AML Investigations.We are looking for a Director of Software Engineering to help us reimagine our products, and to plan, design, and work with our engineering teams to build out our next generation of capabilities to transform and modernize AML Investigations and compliance risk. 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, risk management solutions in an iterative methodology. Success in the role requires an encouraging leader, partnership attitude, a proven track record of delivering next generation of highly secure cloud based software products, problem solving, data protection and risk management, program management skills, and a passion for technical and operational excellenceA' ThisA' Director will be responsible for the following critical objectives:A' Accelerating the delivery and deployment of a next-generation investigator platform which will take advantage of Capital One's cutting-edge technologies such as its Streaming Data Platform and Machine Learning capabilities.Building a deep partnership with the Operational and Compliance Risk function and advising the team on technology topics both inside and outside Capital One's Enterprise Technology Organization.Transforming how Capital One's associates in AML, Compliance, and Operational Risk do their work, creating a better experience and simultaneously enhancing the company's ability to manage risk.A' Key Accountabilities:Manage an organization of software engineers, data engineers, technology associates, and solution architects that support AML Investigations platformsOperate mission critical applications at the highest levels of resiliency and securityDrive the transformation of technology to create a best in class investigator platform on the cloud that includes services, data aggregation, automation, and use of AIDevelop a data architecture and strategy to modernize, leverage and protect data used in our investigationsWork with legacy COTS products that can be modernized as cloud-based, real-time and intelligent.A' Provide senior-level technical consulting to application development teams during application design and development for highly complex or critical projectsA' Provide oversight for budgets and project plans, and manage technology risks and issuesA' Accelerate the ongoing cultural transformation to a product-mindset that embraces user-centered design and agile methodologies.A' Internally develop and deploy software, leveraging open-source technologies, machine learning, and data transformation.Data Protection, transformation, security and risk managementAttract, hire, and retain key engineering talent and technologists around these efforts.Basic Qualifications:Bachelor's DegreeAt least 7 years of experience in software engineering or data engineeringAt least 5 years of experience managing software or data engineering teamsAt least 2 years of cloud native development experiencePreferred Qualifications:Master's degreeA' 9+A' years of experience in software engineering or data engineering7+ years of experience managing software or data engineering teams4+ years of experience in Agile3+ years of experience with AWS2+ years of experience with Anti-Money Laundering Investigation efforts2+ years of experience with CI/CD and with Hadoop, Python, Hive, Kerberos, or Centrify2+ year of experience building GRC software solutionsCapital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.