Dev Ops Engineer

Posted on Nov 17, 2018 by Capital One

Richmond, VA 23218
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
West Creek 1 (12071), 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.

Dev Ops Engineer

We are seeking highly creative and intellectually curious DevOps Cloud Engineers to be instrumental in accelerating Capital One's transformation to DevOps and the Public Cloud. As part of an internal engineering consulting and coaching team, you will specialize in helping Capital One's Card Tech Application teams drive efficiency and reliability into their entire Development to Operations lifecycle. While embedding with teams, you will strategize, consult, and prototype alongside other engineers to implement best practices and solutions for applications utilizing CI/CD and the Cloud. You will evangelize Distributed Version Control and Trunk-Based Development practices, ATDD and TDD, Pipelines, Infrastructure and Release Automation, and AWS Solutions.

Responsibilities & Expectations:

  • Ability to plan and lead an engagement with an application team adopting DevOps and Cloud solutions

  • Engineer, consult and upskill other engineers on DevOps and Cloud solutions to include distributed version control and trunk-based development practices, infrastructure automation, automated CI/CD pipelines, monitoring and operations, and a well-architected AWS infrastructure

  • Generate innovative ideas, developing proof-of-concepts and build rapid prototypes alongside other engineers utilizing pair programming and mobbing techniques

  • Design and build solutions to technical challenges, leading the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of the solution while continuously improving software engineering practices.

  • Understand software engineering practices and the impact they have on efficient and effective use of DevOps and Cloud solutions.

  • Ability to clearly articulate and explain complex concepts and technologies to a non-technical audience

  • Ability to function in a rapidly evolving environment and adapt to frequent transitions in technologies and teams

  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and verbal communication skills are necessary due to the dynamic nature of collaborations with customers, vendors, and other engineering teams, solving complex system problems together

  • Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies. Encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversity

  • We're looking for self-starters, those who can work independently, as well as collaborate across teams. If you enjoy establishing smooth running environments and maintaining strong team synergy, you may find this role is just for you!

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or Military Experience

  • At least 2 years of experience with one of the following scripting languages: Python, Ruby, Bash, or Perl

  • At least 2 years of AWS experience

  • At least 2 years of experience with one of the following infrastructure-as-code and automated deployment tools: CHEF, Puppet, Ansible, or Jenkins

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years' experience with Functional and/or OOP programming languages, (i. e. Java, JavaScript, Clojure, ClojureScript, or TypeScript)

  • 2+ years' experience with Linux, server automation and scripting

  • AWS Certified

  • Docker experience

  • Application and/or Infrastructure monitoring experience (i.e. DataDog, ELK, Splunk, NewRelic)

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

Reference: 569234666

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