Cloud Control Engineer

Posted on Nov 19, 2018 by Capital One

Richmond, VA 23218
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
West Creek 4 (12074), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

At Capital One, we're 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.

Cloud Control Engineer

Do you want to work for a tech company that writes its own code, develops its own software, and builds its own products?

Are you a developer that thrives in a vibrant, innovative and collaborative team?

At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs.

We want you to be curious and ask "what if?"

As a Capital One Software Engineer, you'll work on everything from customer-facing web and mobile applications using cutting-edge open source frameworks, to various applications that will be migrating or integrating into the Cloud. This is an amazing opportunity for a Software Engineer coding with Public Cloud API's to accelerate our public cloud adoption. You will be working with rapid provisioning and deployments, security and user provisions, while monitoring and providing other's asset support.

You'll leverage your experience with cloud computing (AWS, Azure and Google), the latest software and open source technologies to design and develop solutions to govern our usage of cloud services. You will use hands-on experience and soft skills to lead other talented people to implement solutions that will scale and support our enterprise portfolio of applications.

You will:

- Work with product owners to break down requirements and recommend solutions

- Design and develop solutions to monitor and enforce compliance in the cloud

- Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies

- Lead the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutions

- Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities, mentor members of the engineering community

- Encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversity


- Develop automated cloud controls to maintain a well-managed posture through automated reporting and remediation

- Contribute to Python and JavaScript based open source and inner sourced cloud technologies

- Collaborate on various implementation options

- Work to meet deliver of feature content throughout the Software Delivery Lifecycle (SDLC)

- Identifies and characterizes technical risk throughout SDLC; generates mitigation options

- Produce resilient code that meet the "-ilities," such as: system availability, reliability, flexibility, scalability, usability, etc.

- Codes hands-on for actual feature delivery

- Work as a core member of a software engineering team member; be a part of peer code reviews

- Helps determine how best technology can be applied to meet the customers' needs

- Ability to manage to the right solution by influencing others and key contributors

- Rapid provisioning and deployment

- Security and User provisioning

- Monitoring and asset support

Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelor's degree or military experience

- At least 2 years of experience in object-oriented programming languages (Python, Shell)

- Experience in leading software-oriented projects from inception to delivery, including supporting the projects

- At least 2 years of experience interfacing with a Cloud provider (AWS, Azure, Google)

- Experience with the Agile methodology

Preferred Qualifications:

- Master's degree

- AWS Certified Solutions Architect

- 5 years of Cloud experience (AWS, Azure, Google)

- 3+ years of Python or JavaScript coding experience

- 2 years of Operation Systems (OS) configuration within applications

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

Reference: 569234664

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