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Director, Cloud \u0026 IAM Product Area - P208156

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ECompany Overview: \u003C/strong\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDiscover Financial Services is a direct banking and payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. Since its inception in 1986, the company has become one of the largest card issuers in the United States. The company issues the Discover card, America\u0027s cash rewards pioneer, and offers private student loans, personal loans, home equity loans, checking and savings accounts and certificates of deposit through its direct banking business. It operates the Discover Global Network comprised of Discover Network, with millions of merchant and cash access locations; PULSE, one of the nation\u0027s leading ATM/debit networks; and Diners Club International, a global payments network with acceptance in 190 countries and territories. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDiscover\u0027s vision is to be the leading direct bank and payments partner and its mission is to help people spend smarter, manage debt better and save more so they achieve a brighter financial future. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers, and which is consistently awarded for both. We\u0027re all about people and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPosition Description: \u003C/strong\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThe Director of Infrastructure Products - Cloud \u0026 Identity will oversee the vision, roadmap, budget, and delivery for our core public cloud (Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform) and identity/access products utilized by Discover\u0027s Business Technology teams to build solutions to meet customer needs. Product Oriented and Servant Leader at the core, the Director will be responsible for ensuring consistent and appropriate delivery of core cloud enablement and identity products and services to support the needs of our Value Stream, Engineering teams, Application Development, and other internal Product Teams and Consumers. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThis leader will build and maintain a highly effective Product Family Leadership team, including leadership of Product Managers, Product Owners and Product Architects. This Director will also need to effectively collaborate and negotiate with Value Stream Engineering, Chapter, and other Product teams internal and external to Infrastructure Services to ensure appropriate prioritization of work and adequate resources to complete it. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities: \u003C/strong\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAccountable for delivering on the vision and roadmap for public cloud services (Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform) and Identity/access Management in line with the Technology Strategy working with Architects, Product Managers and Product Owners to ensure the highest quality of product delivery. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to work with technologies and architectures of public cloud and identity/access services, able to anticipate future trends and capability needs and increase utilization and adoption of products and features. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAccountable for managing the product family budget/financials. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEstablishes and tracks to appropriate OKRs to measure delivery performance and quality. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEnsures consistency of product management and agile methodology, sharing common practices and challenges across all Product Teams. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEnsures consistent feedback mechanisms are in place to measure consumer satisfaction and to capture potential new requirements/enhancement opportunities. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EResponsible for managing the product family budget/financials. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EFrequently interfaces with Business Technology \u0026 Business Leadership to understand near and long term needs and identify opportunities for initiatives to drive value and efficiency. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEnsures consistency of delivery across Product Teams, in alignment with other Product Family Areas and provides leadership. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProvides leadership, coaching, and mentoring to Product Family Leadership, including Product Managers, Product Owners, and Product Architects to foster a culture of excellence and continuous learning. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAttract, develop, and retain talent to achieve a strong team and develop own technical, coaching and leadership skills to stay in-line with industry trends and internal demand. \u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ERequirements: \u003C/strong\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s degree required. Master\u0027s degree preferred \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E8\u002B years of technology leadership, strategy or related experience \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E4\u002B years of people management experience \u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E #LI-KB1 \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E



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Posted: 2019-09-21 Expires: 2019-12-12

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