Capital One DevOps Engineer in Vienna, Virginia

Towers Crescent (12066), United States of America, Vienna, 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.

DevOps Engineer

Capital One is seeking a highly motivated, experienced and dedicated DevOps Engineer who is passionate about cutting-edge distributed cloud computing. This role will support end-to-end public Cloud Automation of application delivery, including infrastructure provisioning and integration with Continuous Integration/Continuous Development (CI/CD) platforms, using existing and emerging technologies. Our ideal candidate is someone who has experience moving large scale data and applications to the Cloud and can lead innovative projects to design, develop, architect and support our digital platforms on AWS.


  • Contributing to all aspects of service delivery, including participation in the service readiness process to validate that all required conditions of satisfaction are met prior to project rollout.

  • Automating build-test-deploy lifecycle for wide variety of applications/ services.

  • Enhancing platform services via Jenkins, Terraform, CloudFormation, Chef, Ansible, etc.

  • Participating with Architecture, Operations and Engineering teams within Scrum Agile processes.

  • Defining, escalating, and resolving all technical issues in an organized, efficient, and professional fashion.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or military experience

  • At least 1 year of experience developing applications embracing Agile principles

  • At least 3 years of experience with collaborative version control systems (e.g. git/ GitHub/ Subversion)

  • At least 2 years of experience with a standard CI platform (e.g. Hudson/ Jenkins/ CircleCI)

  • At least 1 year of experience with AWS infrastructure-as-code practices (e.g. via CloudFormation/ Terraform)

  • At least 1 year of experience with SQL-based database technologies (e.g. PostgreSQL)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2 years of experience with automated testing techniques / methodologies (e.g. ATDD, TDD, BDD)

  • Amazon AWS Certified DevOps Engineer (Professional)

  • 2+ years of experience with multiple programming languages (e.g. Python, Scala, Java)

  • Experience with automated deployment/installation and upgrades of Commercial-off-the-Shelf Applications, including automated testing thereof

  • Amazon AWS Certified Developer or Solutions Architect (Associate)

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