Senior Manager, Solution Architect

Part Time

Website Capital One

114 5th Ave (22114), United States of America, New York, New York

Senior Manager, Solution Architect

As a Capital One Senior Manager Solutions Architect, you’ll be part of the Retail Bank Tech Architecture Team team dedicated to supporting our delivery teams by driving domain target, leading trade-off analysis for hard to change decisions, and managing the current and target state for a portfolio of applications that run on existing and emerging technology platforms. You will partner with  Senior Engineers, Product Managers, and Delivery Leads to create confidence in our technology investment through intentional architecture, to ensure we are building the right applications and build them right. 


As a Senior Manager Solutions Architect you will work with and apply technologies in categories such as:

* Cloud Computing Services (AWS)

* Data Management Solutions (Metadata, Lineage, Quality)

* Big Data Programming Frameworks (Data Pipeline, Spark, Glue etc.)

* Big Data Storage and Visualization Solutions

* Streaming Technologies(Kafka, Kinesis etc)

* Performance and Scaling Techniques

* Integration Patterns

* Microservices

* Open Source Software

Who You Are:

You are passionate about architecture, and applying it to cutting edge distributed systems.  

You love the comradery, debates, and leaning that comes from working with a team of fellow architects

Can see the impact of near term and long term choices, and are great at explaining it 

Energized by challenges; incredible at technical analysis, and focus on doing the right thing 

Excel at building and leveraging trust with technical & people leaders across teams to gain alignment

You are a life-long learner & mentor

Responsibilities Include:

Lead domain destination architecture design for applications in the consumer banking domains

Provide solutions or guidance to feature teams to not only increase speed to market but also lower long term maintenance cost while meeting all non-negotiable no-functional requirements

Leading Trade-off and impact analysis work for hard to change technical decisions, and manage technical conflict 

Develop patterns, best practices, or reference implementations via POC or research and promote these in broader communities. 

Acting as a thought leader and strategist with our delivery and product partners

Advocating for  and representing Retail Bank technology in the Architecture Review Boards, and various product, platform and architecture discussions

Presenting work products and strategies to product managers, technology leadership across Capital One 

Defining, executing and continuously improving our internal architecture processes 

Engage with other technology partners to further improve company common capabilities or to develop adoption strategies. 

Develop junior developers via mentoring 

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree

At least 6 years of experience in software engineering or data engineering 

At least 2 years of experience creating solutions architectures in a public cloud (AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud) 

Preferred Qualifications:

7+ years of experience in software engineering or data engineering

6+ years of experience as a Solutions Architect

Experience in distributed systems, API, microservices, data processing, databases(relational, NoSQL, or time-series), streaming/messaging platforms, DevOps, resilience and stability.

Experience to engaging, influencing and driving initiatives by partnering with technology executives

Experience mentoring software engineers or architects

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. 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; New York City’s Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia’s Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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