IT Leader London, United Kingdom Are you looking to build a career in the financial services sector? Are you ready to unleash your potential in a global business that is committed to moving money for better?
Join Western Union as an IT Leader. Motivated by our values : purpose driven, globally minded, and trustworthy & respectful We’re a FinTech that’s using insight from customers and colleagues worldwide to improve financial services for families, small businesses, multinational corporations, and non-profit organizations.
We’re a team of over 10,000 people spanning 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.
Better requires process discipline and simplification In this role, you will lead a global team of software developers who support technology platforms in multiple regions across the globe to help enable our clients to integrate with our platform.
You will coordinate with other technology teams to ensure a smooth operation, including production support and service delivery.
Your enthusiasm for technology will drive the technical roadmap for a portfolio of products and applications within each region while pushing forward optimization strategies for the platforms.
You will ensure that market trends and client requests are added as features in the core platform while partnering with teams from various disciplines and tech stacks and our business partners to lead the Regional Engineering team's support of technology platforms.
To be successful in this role, you must have significant experience in a leadership capacity within a large technology team, with a proven track record of leading and coaching teams.
Ideally, you will have experience working in a highly regulated environment, preferably financial services. You will have proven success in leading end-to-end technology delivery, including engineering and architecture.
You will also be familiar with DevOps practices in cloud-based infrastructure environments like AWS. Experience in architecture and designing technology solutions is desired, as well as experience in technologies such as .
Net, Java, SQL Server, and Cloud / AWS. Previous experience with agile working methodologies is also desirable.