Director of Software Engineering

Capital One
King William, VA
Jan 28, 2022
Jan 30, 2022
Full Time
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, VirginiaDirector of Software EngineeringWe are seeking a Director of Software Engineering to lead a B2B SaaS product development in Capital One Software space. Capital One has taken a bold journey to build a technology company, while operating in a complex, highly regulated business. Through this journey, we've developed a suite of internal solutions uniquely designed to meet the challenges of a digital-first, cloud-first business at scale. The Capital One Software team is exploring how these internal solutions across cloud, data, governance, and applications could serve the needs of other companies born or built in the cloud.The Director will work in partnership with Customer, Product Management, Portfolio management and our Business and Technology Leadership to move the internally built technology ecosystem to a SaaS product suite that focuses on creating great customer experience while addressing complexity in the backend. The Director will manage, mentor, and build an incredibly talented team of engineers who will be responsible for developing the next generation cloud data infrastructure and governance SaaS application which will deliver game changing customer experiences and help to shape our overall business strategy. Simultaneously, the teams will need to ensure being well managed with a high degree of focus towards operational and delivery excellence. 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 mindsetEffective Communicators: Excellent listener; proven collaborator with senior leaders, peers and staffPartnership 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 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 aggressively leading through changeAchievers: Consistently attain/exceed individual and team goalsResponsibilities: Lead, manage, and grow multiple teams of product focused software & data engineersEmbrace and incubate emerging technology and open source products across all platformsWork to modernize our existing tech stacks and data platformsCollaborate with internal teams to find areas of opportunities for automation and machine learningPartner with architects, product owners, data professionals, and software & data engineers to drive the implementation of new applicationsWork 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 standardsBasic Qualifications:Bachelor's DegreeAt least 7 years of Software Engineering experienceAt least 5 years of people management experiencePreferred Qualifications:10+ years of Software Engineering experience8+ years of people management experience3+ years of cloud native development experience3+ years of experience with compliance and regulatory requirements Capital 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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