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Senior Associate, Data Engineer - Scala, Python

Capital One
McLean, VA 22101
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McLean 2 (19052), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

At Capital One, were 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 Associate, Data Engineer - Scala, Python

As a Senior Associate, Data Engineer in Capital One, you'll work on everything from customer-facing web applications using cutting-edge open source frameworks, to dockerized RESTful micro services, to streaming applications powered by Spark or AWS managed services. You'll bring solid experience in emerging and traditional technologies such as: Java, Python, Scala, REST, NoSQL / Relational databases, Spark, DevOps, and AWS Cloud Infrastructure to name a few.

This position will support the development of one of our highly regarded products by customers named "Second Look" which generates real time payment insights. Second Look alerts and insights keep customers informed about their spending, alert on potentially unwanted charges or unusual spend on their account, and provides an easy path to resolution as well as helps customers stay on top of their spend. Driven by Big Data technologies and ML algorithms, this intelligent insight generator gives customers peace of mind by providing a second set of eyes on their transactions.


  • Work with product owners to understand desired application capabilities

  • Continuously improve software engineering practices by adapting innovative ways

  • Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies

  • 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, 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

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • At least 5 years of experience with Scala

  • At least 3 years of experience with REST MicroServices

  • At least 2 years of experience with Python

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science

  • 5+ years of experience with the analysis and development of distributed applications

  • 5+ years of experience with Spark

  • 3+ years of experience with Java

  • 2+ years of experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)

  • 2+ years of experience with Spark Streaming

  • 2+ years of experience with Cassandra

  • 2+ years of experience in DevOps methodologies

  • 1+ years of Docker container experience

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


Posted: 2020-01-08 Expires: 2020-03-12

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