Cloud Engineer

Capital One Financial   •  

Mc Lean, VA

Less than 5 years

Posted 213 days ago

This job is no longer available.


-          Reverse engineer legacy application stacks in order to design and architect cloud based replacement patterns

-          Design and build fault tolerant, automated and highly resilient cloud solutions for physical infrastructure migration projects (IaC, IaaS)

-          Develop scripts and glue code to integrate multiple software components

-          Automate the provisioning of environments with automation tools such as Puppet, Chef, Jenkins or Ansible and the deployment of those environments using containers, or serverless approachs

-          Leverage code repos and versioning such as with GIT to incrementally improve upon automation scripts

-          Design and develop automation workflows, performing unit tests and conducting reviews to make sure your work is rigorously designed, elegantly coded, and effectively tuned for platform performance, and assessing the overall quality of delivered components

-          Implement horizontally scalable systems wherever possible while right sizing environments to control costs

-          Evaluate & build different compute frameworks for all tiers

-          Work independently and with and across teams

-          Collaborate with other platforms tech leads to ensure integrated end-to-end design

-          Document design decisions and ensuring adherences

-          Enforce and uphold security, resiliency and cost guidelines

-          Strong verbal and written communication skills are necessary due to the dynamic nature of collaborations with customers, vendors, and other engineering team, solving complex business problems together

-          Deploy systems to production alongside Development and SRE teams during cutovers and production


Basic Qualifications:

-          At least 1 years' experience developing applications embracing Agile principles 

-          At least 1 years' experience with Cloud based hosting solutions (AWS-EC2/S3, Azure, Google Cloud)

-          At least 2 years' with large-scale infrastructure designs, implementation, and support 


Preferred Qualifications:

-          Master's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or Engineering

-          AWS Certified

-          5+ years' experience with OOP concepts and modern scriptinglanguages, (Python, Ruby, Perl) and frameworks (RAILS)

-          3+ years' creating recipes with Chef, building cookbooks

-          3+ years' using cloud based hosting solutions (AWS-EC2/S3, Azure, Google Cloud)

-          3 + years' with automation tools for server provisioning and Open Source tools (Ansible, Cobbler, Ironic, Chef and Chef Metal)

-          3+ years' developing automation workflows and routines, using Open Source Tools (Chef, Puppet, Hudson), or Vendor Based Tools (HPSA/OO, vCAC, uDeploy)

-          3+ years' experience with large-scale software implementation (high transaction volume, high-availability concepts) .

-          2+ years' experience with Linux, server automation and scripting

-          2+ years' experience with current licensing strategies around Open Source (Apache Foundation, GNU, MIT License)

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.