1+ months

Distinguished Data Engineer

Capital One
New York, NY 10007
114 5th Ave (22114), United States of America, New York, New York

At Capital One, were building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.                                               

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Distinguished Data Engineer

At Capital One, we believe in the values of Excellence and Doing the Right Thing. We are a technology-oriented company delivering financial  products to market through modern technology and constant innovation at a massive scale.

Distinguished Engineers are...

  • Deep technical experts, senior-level individual contributors and thought leaders that help accelerate adoption of the very best engineering practices, while maintaining knowledge on industry innovations, trends and practices

  • Visionaries, helping solve  Capital Ones toughest technology challenges, to deliver on business needs that directly impact the lives of millions of our customers and associates

  • Role models and mentors, helping to coach and strengthen the technical expertise and know-how of our engineering and product community

  • Supporters, both internally and externally, helping to elevate the Distinguished Engineering community and establish themselves as a go-to resource on given technologies and technology-enabled capabilities

  • Leaders who gain the trust and confidence of those around them, from hands on engineers to executives

Whether a member of our engineering or architecture teams, Distinguished Engineers are individual contributors expected to solve problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, and iterative delivery environment. In order to meet these demands, candidates should be influential engineering leaders with deep technology expertise, and a collaborative style that brings others into the decision-making process. S/He will significantly impact the Tech agenda within their organization and devise clear roadmaps to deliver next generation technology solutions across organizational boundaries.

Responsibilities:

  • Leverage sound judgment and problem solving to tackle some of Capital Ones most critical problems and connect the dots to broader implications of the work

  • Build awareness, increase knowledge and drive adoption of modern technologies and architecture patterns, sharing customer and engineering benefits to gain buy-in

  • Strike the right balance between lending expertise and providing an inclusive environment where others ideas can be heard and championed; leverage expertise to grow skills in the broader Capital One team

  • Promote a culture of engineering excellence and being well-managed, using opportunities to reuse and innersource solutions where possible

  • Effectively communicate with and influence key stakeholders across the enterprise, at all levels of the organization

  • Operate as a trusted advisor for a specific technology, platform or capability domain, helping to shape use cases and implementation in an integrated manner

  • Lead the way in creating next-generation talent for Tech, mentoring internal talent and actively recruiting external talent to bolster Capital Ones Tech talent

  • Integrate the modern core with key financial systems

  • Build a powerful set of APIs and event streams that create highly distributed, massively scalable virtual core allowing vital financial systems to easily interact with modern and legacy ledgers

  • Operate in a cutting edge cloud-native, microservices-driven architecture

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree

  • At least 10 years of enterprise software engineering experience

  • At least 5 years' of data engineering experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters Degree or higher in computer science or a related field

  • 7+ years of building large scale data systems

  • 5+ years of building web APIs for high-throughput systems

  • 5+ years of writing back-end systems in open source languages such as Java and Go

  • 5+ years of using AWS ecosystem of tools

  • 3+ years building large data sets in Cassandra

  • 2+ years of experience with Kafka

  • 2+ years of building microservices deployed as containers, preferably on Kubernetes

Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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Posted: 2019-08-07 Expires: 2019-11-10

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