Platform Engineer (Hybrid)

September 17, 2023

Job Description

  • Plano

Plano 1 (31061), United States of America, Plano, Texas

Platform Engineer (Hybrid)

Do you love building and pioneering in the technology space? Do you enjoy solving complex technical problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, inclusive, and iterative delivery environment? At Capital One, you’ll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We are seeking Platform Engineers who are passionate about creating and supporting DevOps tools with emerging technologies to join our team. As a Platform Engineer, you’ll have the opportunity to be on the forefront of driving a major transformation within Capital One.

Responsible for delivering and supporting large-scale activity monitoring solutions. This position involves the deployment and support of the tools the company uses to monitor their network, systems, applications and services. Individuals will work with senior members of the team to understand business requirements from stakeholders and deliver solutions utilizing the enterprise tools.

General Responsibilities:

  • Partner with the business and product owners to provide consultancy and translate the business needs to design and develop tools, techniques, metrics, and dashboards for insights and data visualization

  • Collaborate with digital product managers, and deliver robust cloud-based data solutions that drive actionable data and insightful analytics to create automated solutions for stakeholders

  • Build well-managed solutions, tools, and capabilities to enable self-service frameworks for consumers

  • Demonstrate ability to explore and quickly grasp new technologies to progress varied initiatives

  • Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities, and mentor other members of the engineering community

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

  • Utilize scripting languages like Python, SQL, Container Orchestration services including Docker and ECS, CM tools including Ansible and Terraform, and a variety of AWS tools and services

  • Use the above to automate solutions based on APIs (ie: Loosely coupled and stable interfaces)

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • At least 1 year of experience using build and deployment tools (Jenkins, GitHub, or Artifactory)

  • At least 1 years of experience with AWS

  • At least 2 years scripting experience in (Python, Spark, and SQL)

  • At least 2 years experience with data warehouse tools such as Snowflake

  • At least 2 years of experience using a data visualization tool such as Tableau

  • At least 1 years experience working directly with business stakeholders to translate between data and business needs

  • At least 1 years experience experience managing, analyzing and communicating results to senior leadership

  • At least 1 years experience analyzing data to identify gaps and inconsistencies

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience in Agile practices

  • AWS Solutions Architect Associate Certification or equivalent

  • 2+ years of experience with data storytelling including the ability to explain complex data to non-technical audiences

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

Capital One offers a comprehensive, competitive, and inclusive set of health, financial and other benefits that support your total well-being. Learn more at the Capital One Careers website. Eligibility varies based on full or part-time status, exempt or non-exempt status, and management level.

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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