Senior Distinguished Cyber EngineerApply now Job ID R97658 Updated date 06/24/2020 Location McLean, Virginia
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.
At Capital One, we believe in the values of Excellence and Doing the Right Thing. We are a technology-oriented company delivering financial products to market through modern technology and constant innovation at a massive scale.
Distinguished Engineers are...
Deep technical experts and thought leaders that help accelerate adoption of the very best engineering practices, while maintaining knowledge on industry innovations, trends and practices
Visionaries, collaborating on Capital One’s toughest issues, to deliver on business needs that directly impact the lives of our customers and associates
Role models and mentors, helping to coach and strengthen the technical expertise and know-how of our engineering and product community
Evangelists, both internally and externally, helping to elevate the DistinguishedEngineering community and establish themselves as a go-to resource on given technologies and technology-enabled capabilities
Leaders who gain the trust and confidence of those around them, from hands on engineers to executives
Whether a member of our engineering or architecture teams, Distinguished Engineers are individual contributors expected to solve problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, and iterative delivery environment. In order to meet these demands, candidates should be influential engineering leaders with deep technology expertise, and a collaborative style that brings others into the decision-making process. Distinguished Engineers will significantly impact the Tech agenda within their organization and devise clear roadmaps to deliver next generation technology solutions across organizational boundaries.
Leverage sound judgment and problem solving to tackle some of Capital One’s most mission-critical problems and connect the dots to broader implications of the work
Build awareness, increase knowledge and drive adoption of modern technologies and architecture patterns, sharing customer and engineering benefits to gain buy-in
Strike the right balance between lending expertise and providing an inclusive environment where others’ ideas can be heard and championed; leverage expertise to grow skills in the broader Capital One team
Promote a culture of engineering excellence and being well-managed, using opportunities to reuse and innersource solutions where possible
Effectively communicate with and influence key stakeholders across the enterprise, at all levels of the organization
Operate as a trusted advisor for a specific technology, platform or capability domain, helping to shape use cases and implementation in an integrated manner
Lead the way in creating next-generation talent for Tech, mentoring internal talent and actively recruiting external talent to bolster Capital One’s Tech talent
At least 10 years of experience managing, consulting, auditing, architecting, or working in information or cyber security and technology
At least 8 years working with distributed systems, including system architectures, computer networks, cloud infrastructure, and software
At least 5 years influencing and developing strategies and procedures in cyber security
Master’s Degree in Cyber Security, Computer Science or in an Engineering discipline
12+ years of combined experience in more than one of the following areas:
Evaluating new tools, researching exploitation methods and techniques, and proposing innovative solutions to cyber security issues.
Identification, monitoring, detection, analysis, exploitation and/or mitigation of complex computer and network security vulnerabilities, incidents, and suspicious activity.
Identifying, promoting, and developing new technical capabilities
Developing and managing successful completion of complex multi-organizational projects
Automating the implementation of NIST related standards and controls for networks and systems.
DevSecOps tooling such as pipeline integrations for managing vulnerabilities, identity/access, and infrastructure as code
Threat modeling, application security, penetration testing, or vulnerability management
Public cloud security in AWS, Azure or GCP
8+ years of experience with classic and contemporary cyber threats, vulnerabilities, and exploitation and ability to apply that knowledge to system engineering, analytics, or operations
Professional certifications such as AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)
Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified 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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