VP of Cloud Platform Services at TransUnion
What We'll BringAt TransUnion, we have a welcoming and energetic environment that encourages collaboration and innovation. We are consistently exploring new technologies and tools to be agile. This environment gives our people the opportunity to hone current skills and build new capabilities, while discovering their genius.
Come be a part of our team – you’ll work with great people, pioneering products and cutting-edge technology.
What You'll BringProtecting the health and wellness of our associates and candidates considering a career at TransUnion is our highest priority. In supporting this vision, our recruitment and new hire experience for this role is fully virtual for the time being. Candidates interviewing will get to know our team over the phone and video, and this role will operate virtually upon hire until we return to the office. Even though we’re not physically together right now, our goal is to provide you a supportive candidate and new hire experience that will immerse you in our culture and set you up for success at TransUnion.
12+ years of experience in developing enterprise level high scale, highly available, low latency and cloud native platforms with deep experience in leading delivery teams in agile software development practices and DevOps
Hands on knowledge of microservices, containerization, APIs and designing for performance, scalability and availability in cloud-native systems
Excellent experience in designing and building multithreaded distributed systems
Manages overall technical and operational activities for the organization, ensuring that resources are appropriately allocated and that strategic goals and budgets are met in accordance with organizational metrics and business plans
Expertise leading in an agile-based development environment
Substantial experience in building high-performance teams and scalable best practices in an engineering organization
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, as evidenced by ability to articulate industry and business concepts to diverse audiences
Must have demonstrated experience with C-Level presentations
Willingness for occasional travel to corporate office and customer locations
We’d Love to See:
Financial Services industry experience is valuable
Thrives in a fast paced, high-pressure environment and enjoys being challenged
Masters degree preferred
Impact You'll MakeThe VP of Cloud Platform Services will be responsible for defining and executing the technology strategy for TransUnion’s Cloud/Container Platform including the design and buildout of core services as part of TU’s digital transformation of monolithic systems to a service-oriented platform.
You will collaborate with our product and architecture teams to create the strategic direction for a “best in class” cloud-native platform by leveraging modern architecture principles to build enterprise scale, performance and stability that can be deployed globally.
Hands on strategic and technical leadership for TU cloud / container platform globally to enable multipled diverse organizations involved with designing and developing engineering solutions for software and solutions.
Lead full lifecycle of strategic initiatives and provide overall technical guidance to Cloud Platform teams.
Support and lead technical conversations, including architecture, code review, and drive SDLC process as required.
Establish world class dev-ops practices for overall platform.
Work closely with Solutions, Architecture to create a linkage between technology development and commercial outcomes in a highly available, low latency and, secure manner.
Create distributed, technically deep, highly capable and motivated teams inspired to understand the customer needs and increase the product value for product teams in all markets.
Communicate with peers to help prioritize projects and communicate status throughout software development lifecycle.
Manage the operational and capital expenses to the given budget to meet company initiatives.
Maintain security and compliance standards for the environments that support millions of customers worldwide.
Support and advocate for Agile software development process. Ensure project plans are understood by team and milestones are met.
Establish and report on key performance metrics for new cloud platform services and teams.