What you’ll be doing...

As our Manager of Technology in the Product Development organization, you will manage all development resources (internal employees and suppliers) and their activities to deliver Financial Tech products and services for our customers. Your role would be to focus on innovation and development of quality products and services to delight our customers.

  • Provide leadership across all areas of the development process and software development lifecycle.
  • Design, develop and ensure consistency of our software development standards, best practices, security coding guidelines, functional/technical.
  • Being the single point of contact for management escalations pertaining to all development related activities.
  • Developing and communicating team goals as well as tracking team accomplishments.
  • Recruiting and assembling excellent team members, establishing each position’s roles and responsibilities to execute development and deployment of product and services.
  • Contribute both individually and as a leader to the software team
  • Collaborate with architects, product management and other engineering teams to create the technical vision, and road map for the team. • Review architecture, design, and code. Provide technical guidance to engineers in the team.
  • Define and drive the best engineering and operational practices for the team.
  • Manage communication to customers, executives, peer teams and product management..
  • Partnering with cross functional management peers to develop business strategies and tactical approaches in accomplishing goals.
  • Motivating and mentoring team members to establish and accomplish business goals.
  • Planning and managing investment budgets to drive excellent returns.

What we’re looking for...

You will need to have:

  • Bachelors degree or equivalent experience
  • Six or more years of experience in Product Development and various leadership roles.
  • Experience building products using Mongo, Microservice architecture, Kafka & Java/Node.js.
  • In-depth knowledge and working experience in Payments & Financial Tech.

You will ideally also have:

  • Two or more years of supervisory or managerial experience.
  • Experience with systems engineering and design relative to data communications, including specifying, designing and implementing complex national data networks in a multi-location environment with application development and integration.
  • Demonstrated technical leadership of cross-functional teams.
  • Knowledge with design patterns and distributed systems.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, verbal and written communications skills, and advanced presentation skills.
  • Experience with design and development on cloud platforms AWS.
  • Experience leading app development for iOS and Android.
  • Experience working with API’s, SDK and APK’s.
  • Willingness to travel up to 25%.
  • Ability to lead, direct, and/or mentor a software development team.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to be nimble, proactive, comfortable working with minimal specifications
  • Experience with short release cycles, the full software lifecycle, and experience working on a product that’s been released for public consumption
  • Experience in hiring smart, talented engineers
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering best practices including coding standards, code reviews, SCM, CI, build processes, testing, and operations
  • You have at least five years of non-managerial technical experience, including mastery of at least one coding language, in-depth knowledge of the software development lifecycle, and familiarity with project management and testing methodologies.
  • Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and project management to understand requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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