Cloud Solutions Engineer - DevOps

  • Company: Capital One
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Posted: January 12, 2017
  • Reference ID: R17315
114 5th Ave (22114), United States of America, New York, New York

Cloud Solutions Engineer - DevOps

Capital One is seeking a highly motivated, experienced and dedicated Manager, Cloud Solutions Engineer who is passionate about cutting-edge distributed computing. You will join a group of creative thinkers and builders who blend engineering and design to create next generation cloud solutions for Capital One.

As part of a team that’s leading the next wave of disruption on a whole new scale, you will play an integral part in advancing Capital One’s Cloud eco-system and culture of technical excellence.

You will live and breathe Cloud Solutions Technology and play a critical role in creating the next generation of network-centric Cloud architectures. You will be supporting end-to-end public Cloud Automation of application delivery, including Infrastructure provisioning and integration with Continuous Integration/Continuous Development (CI/CD) platforms, using existing and emerging technologies.

You will work on innovative projects to design, develop, architect and support our high performance Big Data platform on AWS. The ideal candidate will have experience moving large scale data and applications to the Cloud!


  • Can act as the technical or team lead to implement medium sized projects
  • Enhancing platform services with Jenkins, Terraform, CloudFormation, Ansible, etc scripting technologies on GIT and Nexus
  • Leading and contributing to AWS development, maintenance, and usage of deployment and task automation (OS, database services, virtual networks, or other platform services)
  • Participating with Architecture, Operations and Engineering teams within Scrum agile processes
  • Implement cloud infrastructure designs, including VPC, DirectConnect, Cloudformations, Route53, Elastic Beanstalk, etc
  • Work as part of a hands on team to collaborate on designs, implementation, tuning and support of our systems
  • Measure system performance and scalability
  • Packaging/Re-packaging of applications
  • Measure system performance and scalability
  • Define, escalate, and resolve all technical issues in an organized, efficient and professional and expedited fashion


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in fields such as Computer Science, Information Systems, and Engineering or military experience
  • 3 years of experience in Managing medium to large IT projects 
  • 3 years of experience in AWS/DevOps and CI/CD Pipeline Automation 
  • 3 years of experience administering software delivery tools with development teams 
  • 3 years of experience architecting on the AWS environment which includes understanding of DNS, Security Groups, VPC Peering, EBS, etc
  • Scripting experience in Python
  • Hands-on experience implementing and managing enterprise monitoring and logging solutions

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Master's Degree in fields such as Computer Science, Information Systems, and Engineering or military experience
  • 5+ years relevant experience
  • Experience with several large full lifecycle implementations of a system or application component
  • Amazon AWS Architect Certification or Amazon AWS Developer Certification or Amazon AWS SysOps Certification or Amazon AWS DevOps certification 
  • Knowledge of the big data ecosystem: HDFS, Spark, ZooKeeper, HBase, YARN, etc
  • 3+ years of experience with Agile Methodology 
  • 2+ year of experience in software development in Java 

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

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