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Senior Data Engineer

Job ID R76040 Updated date 05/15/2019 Location Cambridge, Massachusetts
1 Broadway (21026), United States of America, Cambridge, Massachusetts

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.

Senior Data Engineer

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. Capital One was named one of Fortune’s 2018 100 Best Companies to Work For the 12th consecutive year! Come learn more about the great opportunities we have to offer!

Capital One has a history of disrupting, and we are doing it again. We’re experimenting, innovating, and delivering really cool stuff to 65 million customers. We love to be curious, to dream, to ask, “What if?” Oh, and we love to write code.

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The role: Senior Data Engineer

As a Capital One hands on Senior Data Engineer in our Cambridge office, you'll work on a team that supports various data platforms and pulls data for fit for purpose applications.  This may require developing, highly-available RESTful services, back-end Java, Scala or Python based systems, using Machine Learning and AI to manage systems and performance, working with emerging database technologies on proof of concept initiatives. 

What you’ll do:

  • Hands on developer, design, code, and test complex distributed systems, integrations and protocols in the cloud.

  • Continuously improve software engineering practices.

  • Work within and across Agile teams to lead design discussions.

  • Lead the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutions.

  • Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities.

  • Encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork and self-managed.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree or Military experience

  • At least 2 years of experience extracting data or building data using Spark

  • At least 2 years of experience developing Java, Scala or Python based software solutions

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering

  • 2+ years in Agile practices

  • Familiarity with developing and deploying on AWS

  • 5+ years of experience building data pipelines

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

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City’s Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia’s Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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