8 - 10 years
Posted 40 days ago
Volkswagen Group of America (VWGoA) is the parent company of Audi, Volkswagen, Lamborghini, Bentley, Bugatti, Ducati, and Volkswagen Credit, Inc. (VCI) in the US. As the financial arm of Audi, Volkswagen and Ducati, VCI focuses on providing financing and insurance products for people who lease or finance cars, and digitally engaging customers post-purchase.
Recently, as part of Volkswagen AG's "Route 2025" strategy large investments are being made globally towards the group becoming the industry leader in Mobility (mobility is a broad term capturing new business models and technologies like car subscriptions, car sharing autonomous vehicles, etc.).
The Volkswagen Credit (VCI) innovation Lab is committed to the fundamental principle that the most imaginative work comes from a unique "antidisciplinary" culture advanced by a dedicated group of passionate innovators. The innovation team is a small dedicated team exploring the application of FinTech and business innovations in a controlled environment. We workwith our VCI colleagues, brand partners and other VW Group innovation teams to cultivate promising ideas into opportunities. We partner with industry leaders, startups and universities to make our ideas come to life in POCs and prototypes.
The Lead Software Engineer - Innovation Software Engineer – Full Stack will lead, design, own the creation and utilization of VCI's entire innovation pilot tech stack, and build our prototypes and proof of concept applications. This is a new role on a new team so this lead engineer will have the opportunity to create the team and the technical design and development of cross-functional, multi-platform prototypes and POCs. We are looking for an energetic, and entrepreneurial engineer who has successfully imagined, built and launched prototypes, POCs and pilots in a startup or at a big company. To fit in, you have to be jazzed about delivering amazingly simple experiences that will redefine people's relationship with cars or financial institutions.
Master's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
10+ years of experience
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This role will be based in Herndon, VA with a 25% travel expectation.
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