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Software Engineer (Machine Learning)

Location Cambridge, Massachusetts
Job ID R118923 Updated date 08/05/2021
314 Main Street (21020), United States of America, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Software Engineer (Machine Learning)

(IC) Lead Machine Learning Engineer

As a Capital One Machine Learning Engineer, you'll be part of an Agile team dedicated to productionizing machine learning applications and systems at scale. You'll participate in the detailed technical design, development, and implementation of machine learning applications using existing and emerging technology platforms. Working within an Agile environment, you’ll serve as a technical lead, helping guide machine learning architectural design decisions, developing and reviewing model and application code, and ensuring high availability and performance of our machine learning applications. You'll have the opportunity to continuously learn and apply the latest innovations and best practices in machine learning engineering. You’ll also mentor other engineers and develop your technical knowledge and skills to keep Capital One at the cutting edge of technology.

What you’ll do in the role:

● Deliver ML software models and components that solve real-world business problems, while working in collaboration with the Product and Data Science teams.

● Solve complex problems by writing and testing application code, developing and validating ML models, and automating tests and deployment.

● Collaborate as part of a cross-functional Agile team to create and enhance software that enables state-of-the-art, next generation big data and machine learning applications.

● Leverage cloud-based architectures and technologies to deliver optimized ML models at scale.

● Construct optimized data pipelines to feed ML models.

● Use programming languages like Python, Scala, or Java.

● Leverage continuous integration and continuous deployment best practices, including test automation and monitoring, to ensure successful deployment of ML models and application code.

● Advocate for software and machine learning engineering best practices.

● Function as a technical lead.

● Mentor junior ML engineering talent.

Basic Qualifications

● Bachelor’s degree.

● At least 6 years of experience designing and building data-intensive solutions using distributed computing.

● At least 4 years of experience programming with Python, Scala, or Java.

● At least 2 years of experience building, scaling, and optimizing ML systems.

● At least 1 year of experience with the full ML development lifecycle using modern technology in a business critical setting.

Preferred Qualifications

● Master's or doctoral degree in computer science, electrical engineering, mathematics, or a similar field.

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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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.