Data Engineer
Plano , Texas
January 10, 2017
Plano Town Center (31064), United States of America, Plano, Texas

Data Engineer

Capital One is a technology company, a research laboratory, and a nationally recognized brand with over 65 million customers. We offer a broad spectrum of financial products and services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients - and data is at the center of everything we do. In December 2015, Capital One was named a Blue Ribbon Company by Fortune Magazine as one of only 25 companies in the world to make their top company lists four times in 2015 (Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For, Global 500, Fortune 500, World’s Most Admired Companies). Come learn more about the great opportunities we have to offer!


We are looking for driven individuals to join our team of passionate data engineers in creating Capital One’s next generation of data products and capabilities. - You will build data pipeline frameworks to automate high-volume and real-time data delivery for our Hadoop and streaming data hub - You will build data APIs and data delivery services that support critical operational and analytical applications for our internal business operations, customers and partners - You will transform complex analytical models into scalable, production-ready solutions - You will continuously integrate and ship code into our on premise and cloud Production environments - You will develop applications from ground up using a modern technology stack such as Scala, Spark, Postgres, Angular JS, and NoSQL - You will work directly with Product Owners and customers to deliver data products in a collaborative and agile environment


Develop sustainable data driven solutions with current new gen data technologies to meet the needs of our organization and business Customers

Ability to grasp new technologies rapidly as needed to progress varied initiatives

Break down data issues and resolve them

Build robust systems with an eye on the long term maintenance and support of the application

 Leverage reusable code modules to solve problems across the team and organization

Utilize a working knowledge of multiple development languages

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or military experience
  • At least 2 years in coding in data management, data warehousing or unstructured data environments
  •  At least 2 years experience working with leading big data technologies like Cassandra, Accumulo, HBase, Spark, Hadoop, HDFS, AVRO, MongoDB, Zookeeper

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree - 2+ years experience with Agile engineering practices
  • 2+ years in-depth experience with the Hadoop stack (MapReduce, Pig, Hive, Hbase)
  • 2+ years experience with NoSQL implementation (Mongo, Cassandra, etc. a plus)
  •  2+ years experience developing Java based software solutions
  •  2+ years experience in at least one scripting language (Python, Perl, JavaScript, Shell)
  • 2+ years experience developing software solutions to solve complex business problems
  •  2+ years experience with Relational Database Systems and SQL
  • 2+ years experience designing, developing, and implementing ETL
  • 2+ years experience with UNIX/Linux including basic commands and shell scripting

We offer a startup mindset with the backing of a top 10 bank - Monthly Innovation-Days dedicated to test driving cutting edge technologies - Flexible work schedules - Convenient office locations - Generous salary and merit-based pay incentives - Your choice of equipment (MacBook/PC, iPhone/Android Device)

A little about us:
Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Capital One® offers a broad array of financial products and services to consumers.

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