Director, Data Engineering (Enterprise Data Platforms - Data Creation)

Capital One
San Francisco, California, United States
May 25, 2023
Jun 24, 2023
Full Time
201 Third Street (61049), United States of America, San Francisco, California

Director, Data Engineering (Enterprise Data Platforms - Data Creation)

As a Capital One Director of Data Engineering, you'll work on everything from customer-facing web applications to highly scalable distributed data platforms using cutting-edge open source frameworks, to highly-available RESTful microservices, to back-end Java/python based systems using the hottest techniques in Big Data. You'll bring solid experience in emerging and traditional technologies such as: node.js, React, Java, Python, REST, Spark/EMR, Glue,NoSQL/Relational databases, and AWS/Cloud Infrastructure to name a few. In this role you will have an opportunity to implement highly scalable solutions that spawn across millions of files and thousands of data stores across hundreds of AWS accounts.

You will:
  • Lead, manage and grow multiple teams of product focused software engineers
  • Mentor and guide the professional and technical development of engineers on your team.
  • Work with product managers to understand desired application capabilities and testing scenarios - Continuously improve software engineering practices
  • Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across a full-stack 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
  • Work across to improve the velocity of your and other teams
  • Lead efforts to deploy new and existing applications into AWS environments
  • Break existing monolithic applications into micro service architectures and build new microservices

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • At least 7 years of experience in software or data engineering
  • At least 5 years of experience in people management
  • At least 5 years AWS cloud experience
  • At least 3 years of full stack engineering experience (UI, API and Distributed Applications)

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's Degree
  • 10+ years of experience in software or data engineering
  • 5+ years of experience in Agile practices
  • 5+ years of Big data engineering tools (Spark, EMR, Glue, ETL)
  • 5+ years of experience building full stack softwares with UX and micro services
  • 5+ experience using AWS serverless technologies
  • Prior hands on experience coding in Node, Java, Python or Spark

Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.

The minimum and maximum full-time annual salaries for this role are listed below, by location. Please note that this salary information is solely for candidates hired to perform work within one of these locations, and refers to the amount Capital One is willing to pay at the time of this posting. Salaries for part-time roles will be prorated based upon the agreed upon number of hours to be regularly worked.

Location is San Francisco, California: $285,400 - $325,700 for Distinguished Data Engineer

Candidates hired to work in other locations will be subject to the pay range associated with that location, and the actual annualized salary amount offered to any candidate at the time of hire will be reflected solely in the candidate's offer letter.

This role is also eligible to earn performance based incentive compensation, which may include cash bonus(es) and/or long term incentives (LTI). Incentives could be discretionary or non discretionary depending on the plan.

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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