Sr. Dir, Software Engineering
West Creek 1 (12071), United States of America, Richmond, VirginiaSr. Dir, Software EngineeringAs a Capital One Sr. Director of Software Engineering, there are exciting opportunities to work on everything from customer-facing web and mobile applications using cutting-edge open source frameworks, to highly-available RESTful microservices, to back-end Java based systems using the hottest techniques in Big Data.We are seeking a Sr Director of Software Engineering to lead the transformation of our customer extended servicing technologies and platforms for document composition, delivery, archival, and retrieval. These are enterprise-scale platforms that support processing and storage of billions of documents (letters, statements, plastics) and are critical to the customer servicing experience.Success in the role will require a proven track record of delivering software products with engineering and operational excellence, rigorous analytical skills, and a passion for driving innovation.Our Sr. Directors Are:Technologists: Strong engineering and technology background, experience with public cloud and the ability to learn quickly and go deep into our product and engineering solutions. They bring solid experience in emerging and traditional technologies such as: node.js, Java, GO, AngularJS, React, Python, REST, JSON, XML, Ruby, Perl, NoSQL databases, relational databases, Hadoop, Chef, Maven, iOS, Android, and AWS/Cloud Infrastructure to name a few.Effective Communicators: Excellent listener; proven collaborator with senior leaders, peers and staff, comfortable navigating through corporate culture with positive purpose and energy to promote a unified approach.Collaborative Partners: Have the competencies to build very strong partnerships with other technology leaders that enable your teams' ability to stay on the leading edge of industry solutionsCurious: Hands-on, "roll up your sleeves" collaborative style of workingPassionate: Bring energy and enthusiasm to the job and organizationBold: History of taking smart, calculated risks and effectively leading through transformational changesAchievers: Consistently attain/exceed individual and team goalsExcellent people leaders & Talent Magnets: Ability to develop & retain talent, recruit the industry's best talent, and have the technical chops to ensure that we build compelling, customer oriented solutions in an iterative methodology. You will:Lead, grow, and develop a high-performing organization of geographically distributed people leaders and multiple teams of product focused software engineersSet clear priorities to achieve organizational objectives and key results.Work with product owners to understand desired application capabilities and testing scenarios - Continuously improve software engineering practicesWork within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies.Work across the organization to improve the velocity of your and other teamsLead the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutionsBring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities, and mentor other members of the engineering communityEncourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversityLead efforts to deploy new and existing applications into AWS environmentsBreak existing monolithic applications into micro service architectures and build new microservicesBasic Qualifications:Bachelor's DegreeAt least 10 years of experience in software developmentAt least 7 years of experience in people managementPreferred Qualifications:Master's Degree12+ years of experience in software development4+ years of experience with public cloud environments8+ years' of experience in Agile practicesCapital 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. 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