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Group Leader, IT (Director Level)

Westminster, Colorado
16 Sep 2022
*Group Leader, IT – Denver, CO*Are you ready to Lead a DevOps team in a global company where you will function as the central lead in our Cloud Center of Excellence group? Join Western Union as a Group Leader, IT.*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 8,000 employees serving 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.*Better requires process discipline and simplification*You’ll lead a DevOps team of 10 in locations around the world as our Director level Group Leader, IT, to provide DevOps and Cloud architecture and strategic support and guidance for Western Union.  We will look to you to partner with senior business leaders and clients to drive architecture and support of our cloud infrastructure.  You and team will use SAFe/Agile methodologies to deliver on the DevOps Roadmap.  And create future vision architecture for delivery of new products and services to market while meeting company’s cost and risk reduction objectives.  You will be essential in optimizing overall technology servicing and allocating expenses properly. You will lead core infrastructure and support capabilities, with focus on delivering customer value and integrating DevOps. You will have the option to work from any of the following locations: Denver, CO - San Francisco, CA - Austin, Texas - Wood Cliff Lake, NJ or New York City, NYTo be successful in the role you’ll have 5 years of cloud architecture experience in AWS (preferably), GCP or Azure. As well as 3 years of hands-on experience with automation tools like Chef, Puppet or Ansible.  You will have held a supervisory or leadership role. Prior experience architecting in DevOps and Cloud are critical.  Ideally you will have experience in source controls like Gilab or Github; Ci/Cd toolsets like Jenkins; experience in application deployment using Helm, Kubernates or ECS Fargate; and experience using SAFe/Agile methodologies. Extensive experience in leading end-to-end technology delivery for financial services is a real plus.*Join us, and let’s connect the world*  Western Union is transforming its business and shaping the financial services sector by driving quality, convenience, and customer service to new levels of excellence. It’s an exciting time for our organization, as the largest cross-border money transfer operator, trusted by millions of consumers around the world. If you’re ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation, apply now.We’re a company on the move, and we want our people to grow and develop. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career, as well as a great salary and benefits package.We are passionate about our diversity. Our commitment is to provide an inclusive culture that celebrates the unique backgrounds and perspectives of our global teams, while reflecting the communities we serve. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, political affiliation, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or veteran (U.S.) status. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including those with disabilities, during the recruitment process, in accordance with applicable laws.#LI-JB1The annual gross base salary range is $138,000 –210,000. This range represents the anticipated low and high end of the salary for this position. This role is also eligible to receive an annual bonus that align with individual and company performance. Actual salaries will vary and are based on factors such as a candidate’s qualifications, skills, and competencies. Salary is one component of the Western Union total compensation package, which includes short-term incentives, multiple health insurance options, accident and life insurance, and access to best-in-class development platforms, to name a few! To view details of our benefits, visit []().
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  • Job Reference: 713966043-2
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Western Union
  • Location: Westminster, Colorado
  • Salary: On Application