Financial Systems Principal Associate
Capital One's Finance Shared Systems team is seeking a highly motivated, talented, and collaborative professional to join the group as a Principal Associate. The ideal candidate is passionate about bringing the future of finance to life for our accounting associates and business partners. The Shared Systems team blends the disciplines of application support, application enhancements, and process innovation. The team is responsible for providing day-to-day support for the General Ledger, Reconciliation, Consolidation, and Expense products and also prioritizes and develops enhancements to these applications to provide a better experience for our customers.
You will utilize your strong systems and accounting knowledge, as well as Agile and project management experience, working r on a cross-functional team to enable accounting systems and processes in conjunction with the implementation of an internally developed source system related to the Auto line of business.
The ideal candidate is resourceful, analytical, self-motivated and with great attention to detail.
In this role you will:
Define strategy and approach for the future state of Controllers applications (general ledger, reconciliation, consolidations, etc.)
Engage with a cross functional project team to design and implement new systems and processes, embracing modern technologies such as cloud, microservices, and platforms
Challenge current process design to be more standardized, scalable, and sustainable
Characteristics to succeed in this role:
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively to solve problems and deliver high quality results in a fast-paced, unstructured environment
Able to drive towards process improvements and knows how to get things done
Excellent teamwork and collaboration skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Assertiveness and leadership presence
A forward-focused, results oriented, positive attitude is required
Bachelor's Degree or military experience
At least 4 years of Accounting or Financial Services industry experience
At least 2 year experience in an Agile Environment
At least 6 years of Financial Services industry experience
At least 4 years of Agile/project management experience
At least 1 year of experience with PeopleSoft Financials System or another large financial system such as Oracle or SAP
At least 1 year of experience using Jira
At least 1 year of experience in product management
At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position
Capital One is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; Newark, New Jersey Ordinance 12-1630; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.