Director, Software Engineering

at Capital One Services II, LLC in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Job ID: R116839


11 West 19th Street (22008), United States of America, New York, New York


Director, Software Engineering


Director, Software Engineering


Are you excited by the challenge of solving large-scale FinTech problems through innovative engineering and product management? Do you enjoy solving complex challenges with open source technologies in a fast-paced, collaborative, and creative environment? Are you obsessed about building robust, highly scalable, available enterprise grade platforms that are the heartbeat for delivering high quality products? At the same time have a great feel for a seamless engaging customer experience? You're at the right place!


As the Director of Software engineering for the Small Business Bank Core Platform modernization space, We're looking for an influential engineering leader to provide strategic direction on initiatives with significant bottom line impact. This role provides a considerable opportunity for ingenuity, as this individual will work as a key leader in driving the vision for modernizing core banking systems (exiting the dependency on archaic mainframe systems), enabled by modular microservices based architecture, and in turn driving the end to end digital transformation for Small Business Bank Line of Business. This leader will be able to straddle effectively between painting a strategic long term vision while driving delivery focussed roadmaps to realize the vision. Operational Excellence and Delivery Excellence should be top priorities.


We are looking for an independent thinker who makes convincing, evidence-based, consensus oriented decisions. The ideal candidate will devise clear roadmaps to fruition and is comfortable thinking strategically and diving deep; a vanguard leader who can identify opportunities and leverage the team to translate them into live solutions.


What you'll do


Collaborate with partner teams to integrate existing technologies and surface new requirements


Build a highly available, scalable platform with the customer at the center.


Work with analysts and product owners to deliver products in an Agile, DevOps, and collaborative environment


Grow technical teams, be a caring manager of people, and present to technology & business audiences


Provide dependable, customer-oriented support


Raise the bar for technical excellence and people management practices


Collaborate with product and engineering leadership to construct a product delivery strategy, reasonable roadmaps, and timelines


Crisply communicate our strategy, status, and initiatives with partners and engineers and strongly influence positive key outcomes


Navigate the organization as necessary to unblock the team and ensure timely delivery


Lead the engineering & architecture for resilient cloud-native, data-driven solutions with cutting edge technologies to meet the needs of our organization, users, and internal strategic partners


Partner with product management teams to establish product strategy and lead technical teams across the enterprise to enable the vision


Work with leaders of other products in the ecosystem to ensure integration patterns are well-understood, well-defined, and well-engineered


Evaluate technical products within portfolio for eligibility for inner-sourcing, open sourcing, and commercial monetization


Understand design, architecture, code across multiple technologies and provide technical guidance to team members


Lead strategy and operational delivery of business critical platforms and services using modern technologies


Who you are


Curious. You like to learn new technologies, adapt well to change, and can provide a comprehensive analysis of options.


Passionate. You care about growing others and bringing them together around what's possible.


Optimistic. You look for opportunities to improve and don't dwell on the negative.


Communicator. You can communicate complex ideas clearly to both technical and non-technical audiences, your team knows their priorities and so does your manager.


Do-er. You have a bias toward action,... For full info follow application link.


Capital One is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.


Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; Newark, New Jersey Ordinance 12-1630; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries. 




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Job Posting: 822587

Posted On: Jul 14, 2021

Updated On: Aug 13, 2021