Senior Manager - Data Engineering

  • Company: Capital One
  • Location: Vienna, Virginia
  • Posted: January 10, 2017
  • Reference ID: R17184
Towers Crescent (12066), United States of America, Vienna, Virginia

Senior Manager - Data Engineering

Who We Are: 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). Capital One was also named as Top Workplace in the Greater Chicago area for 2015 by The Chicago Tribune and 5th among the large companies. Come learn more about the great opportunities we have to offer!

The Role: 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


- Lead and develop sustainable data driven solutions with current new gen data technologies to meet the needs of our organization and business customers - Designs 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

- Handle multiple functions / roles for the projects / Agile teams - Has an intrinsic knowledge of standards and languages

- Leverage and establish standards across the team and organization

- Provide technical guidance to team members

- Develops a framework of a significant complexity

- Manage team of data engineers (both full-time associates and/or third party resources)

What we have:

- 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)


Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelor’s Degree or military experience

- At least 5 years coding in data management, data warehousing or unstructured data environments

- At least 2 years combined experience in data technologies including Cassandra, Accumulo, HBase, Spark, Hadoop, HDFS, AVRO, MongoDB, Zookeeper

- At least 3 years of people management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

- Master's Degree

- 2+ years of experience with Agile engineering practices

- 5+ years in-depth experience with the Hadoop stack (MapReduce, Pig, Hive, Hbase)

- 5+ years experience with NoSQL implementation (Mongo, Cassandra, etc. a plus)

- 5+ years experience developing Java based software solutions

- 5+ years experience in at least one scripting language (Python, Perl, JavaScript, Shell)

- 5+ years experience developing software solutions to solve complex business problems

- 5+ years experience with Relational Database Systems and SQL

- 5+ years experience designing, developing, and implementing ETL

- 5+ years experience with UNIX/Linux including basic commands and shell scripting

- 5+ years of experience providing technical leadership on relevant applications

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

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