About Axon Axon speeds up the digital banking journey for all card issuers by bringing an always ON digital experience to their customers.
Financial Institutions that use Axon, deliver to their customers an unparalleled card management experience, personalized risk controls, digital payments and actionable insights into their financial spends.
Axon is available as an SDK or ready to use mobile apps that issuers can launch to their customers in a matter of days. About this role You will lead the team that builds large-scale card issuing and transaction processing systems executing hundreds on policies with sub-second latencies.
You will provide engineering leadership to both internal and market facing technical partnerships - helping take technical and operational decisions for long term success of the product and organization.
As a Director of Engineering, you will be playing a pivotal role in enabling Zeta to deliver to its ambitions. You will work with an amazing peer group that fuels this ambition.
You will take up initiatives that will create a lasting impact on millions of individuals across various countries. Depending on the business unit and the ongoing activities, you will be responsible for several engineering teams each with 8-12 people.
Overall your span of management could include 30 to 60 engineers and 4-6 engineering managers.
What is the Job like?
Work closely with teams to review architectural and technological choices for functional, cost and time to deliver fitment.
Define technology roadmap for various products of a business unit. Align choices to overall organisation technology strategy.
Build teams, assess skill gaps, plan upskilling exercises
Collaborate with operations teams to monitor and assure SLA adherence of all services
Collaborate with directors and managers of QA, Project, UX and other teams for staffing each project appropriately
Mentor and manage engineering managers for effective delivery of projects
Percolate the benefits of the relevant technological choices to Product, Operations, Business and Executive teams
Who should apply?
Good understanding of distributed systems, micro-services, messaging systems, mobile technologies and associated architectural patterns
In-depth understanding of traditional relational databases and various key-value, document stores.
Thorough understanding of transactional and analytical workloads
Mastery in Object-oriented analysis and design;
Good understanding of web and mobile application technology stack
Practitioners understand of and ability to make appropriate trade-off decisions
Experience with CI / CD environments and automation test frameworks
Good understanding of agile development practices
Familiarity with production operations of large-scale systems
Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations, and drive actions.
Strengths in problem-solving, issue resolution and ability to multitask.
Strong verbal and written communication skills with a demonstrated experience in engaging and influencing peers and executives