Director, Technology

  • Company: Capital One
  • Location: Glen Allen, Virginia
  • Posted: September 21, 2016
  • Reference ID: R11279
Knolls 2 (12036), United States of America, Glen Allen, Virginia

Director, Technology

Responsible for Technical Leadership in building and managing highly resilient enterprise solutions on Public Cloud/Open Source platforms.  We have multiple positions available in Monitoring Technologies, Data Movement (ETL, File Transfer), Batch Scheduling, etc. These are critical enterprise environments that provide 24x7 PaaS solutions to multiple lines of businesses.  Selected candidate will have solid Software Engineering / DevOps background with leadership experience in designing highly resilient architectures and hosting/managing them in the cloud on open source platforms.

Manages a large team of high performing talent to deliver complex results

Comfortable in handling ambiguous situations and converting them into well-defined problem space with recommendations

Owns and manages highly available platform(s)

Influences management on financial and technology decisions impacting their platforms

Directly respond to the needs, requests, and concerns of executive and senior management

Escalate and drive issues related to performance, compliance, and risk

Provides senior level technical consulting to engineering teams during the design and development of complex or critical projects.

Work closely with lines of business and technology operations to understand objectives, goals, and requirements

Builds/manages relationships with customer’s/partner groups

Lays out multi-year roadmap and demonstrates execution excellence

Lead and develop sustainable solutions with current new gen technologies to meet the needs of our organization and business customers

Ability to join on high severity incident calls and lead troubleshooting efforts for a quick recovery

-Bachelor's Degree

-Atleast 7 yearsof technical leadership experience with any of the Enterprise platforms (

- At least 5 years of managing large software engineering and/or operations teams

- At least 3 years of any(AWS is a Plus) in a DevOps environment

- At least 3 years of experience in technical governance, implementation, and testing of

- At least 5 years of experience developing and/or managing software solutions to any enterprise products

- At least 5 years of experience withpractices

-Master's Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems

-Technology background in commodity technologies like distributed systems, infrastructure, network technologies, mobile, digital, big data, security, etc.

Assertive communication skills

-Professional certifications in AWS and/or software technologies ,Network, Storage, Virtualization, or DR

-Contributor to Open Source projects

Assertive Communication skills combined with Incident Call Leadership skills

-Experience in migrating legacy solutions to cloud / open source platforms

Software Engineer and Operations experience

-Experience with ETL(Abinitio), SFG (Sterling File Gateway), ControlM, Splunk, or any of the related technologies is a plus

Capital One will not consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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