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Head of Platform Support and Engineering

Silicon Valley Bank
Tempe, AZ 85281
  • Job Code
    5688
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Head of Platform and Release Engineering

About SVB:

Silicon Valley Bank is the most sought-after financial partner in the global innovation economy. We bring together entrepreneurs, investors, ventures capitalists, and private equity firms to move their bold ideas forward, fast. Our clients define what comes next.

In the past 35 years, we have accumulated more experience with start-ups and high-growth tech than any other company in the world. In fact, majority of the most compelling Fintech disruptors bank with us. Our clients include: Beyond Meat, Shopify, HelloFresh, Cloudera, and Andreessen Horowitz, just to name a few. We help our clients grow, too. More than half of the innovation companies that completed an IPO in the last two years were our clients.

Our accomplishments serve as motivation to continue pushing ourselves and we are committed to delivering user-centered, high-impact solutions to our clients. We are looking for creative thinkers who want to challenge the status quo and create a truly seamless digital banking experience on a global scale.

About the Role:

As the Head of Platform and Release Engineering you will be responsible for the support of the bank's application development, data, storage, and virtual computing/network platforms. Your team will be charged with ensuring the automated and end-to-end delivery of the bank's core products and services using infrastructure-as-code and Agile delivery methodologies for both on-premises and cloud infrastructure. You must lead your team to focus on operational stability, performance, efficiency, and scalability of core product platforms and proactively support application delivery priorities and non-functional requirements.

Once Here You Will:

  • Develop and execute a strategy that leverages new technology to enhance stability and availability of the platform for core products
  • Understand stakeholder platform needs across multiple lines of business and implement near-term and long-term strategic initiatives for platform reliability and scalability
  • Implement strategies and lead initiatives as needed to ensure the core technology platforms are aligned with enterprise health, disaster recovery and compliance standards
  • Collaborate with teams distributed across functional areas and geographic locations to ensure successful delivery and consistency of engineering approaches
  • Foster robust engineering practices and lead high-functioning engineering teams
  • Implement best practice continuous improvement processes that prioritize incident analysis and remediation, with a constant emphasis on automation and prevention
  • Attract, select and mentor highly competent technology talent for both project delivery and on-going support
  • Continuously upskill your own technical knowledge - evaluate new technologies and open source solutions to solve business problems

    What You'll Bring:

  • Passion for achieving excellence in delivery, solving complex problems, and taking ownership
  • Experience managing multiple stakeholders and multiple team leads
  • Industry experience in Financial Services or other regulated industries
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Information Systems
  • 10 years of experience within software development
  • 5 years of experience in direct people management
  • Deep technical understanding of current and future trends within release engineering and DevOps
  • Experience with design, development and deployment in a DevOps environment






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    Posted: 2020-03-15 Expires: 2020-04-13
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