Director of Enterprise Architecture

  • Company: Capital One
  • Location: Richmond, Virginia
  • Posted: January 14, 2017
  • Reference ID: R17548
West Creek 8 (12080), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Director of Enterprise Architecture

Do you have a passion for evaluating the latest technologies to ensure product reliability and resilience, while rapidly scaling systems to meet demand? As a Director in IT Architecture at Capital One, you will develop a robust technical architecture strategy that supports fully integrated solutions in a regulated environment.

As a leader, the ideal candidate will mentor enterprise architects across the organization, ensuring tight alignment to architecture standards and principles. Responsibilities:

- Drive architecture/design reviews focused on business requirements

- Design, plan and manage architectural projects

- Lead team, provide coaching and development, and resource management.

- Support architecture governance by providing subject matter expertise

- Manage up to 6 people

- Manage to performance metrics

Basic Qualifications:
-Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field, or similar military experience
-10+ years of IT experience
- 8+ years of experience architecting and delivering enterprise scale data solutions (such as data warehouses, operational data stores, business intelligence, ETL, master data management)
- 5+ years of experience with data management and data governance practices and tools
- Hands-on experience with one or more commercial data management tools such as Informatica Data Quality, Ab Initio Metadata Hub, Collibra, ASG-Rochade, Adaptive, ERwin, ER/Studio
- 5+ years of software delivery experience
- 3 years of in-depth experience with various tools and frameworks of the big data ecosystem across both open source and commercial distributions (MapReduce, Spark, YARN, Pig, Hive, HBase, Kafka)
- Working knowledge of open source data and access management solutions such as Hive Metastore, Apache Sentry, Apache Ranger, Apache Falcon

Preferred Qualifications:
- Master’s degree in computer science, or Master’s degree in engineering, or Master’s degree in management of information systems
- 3 years in Financial Services/Card industry
- 3 years leading software or data engineering teams
- 3 years operating in agile software development
- 2 years of experience with reference data management and master data management
- 2 years of experience in a technology evangelism role
- 2 years of hands-on experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS RDS, DynamoDB, Redshift, S3, EMR)
- Experience with NoSQL database technologies (MongoDB, Cassandra, HBase, Neo4J)

Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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