Lead Software Engineer, DevOps - Akamai

Capital One
Richmond, Virginia
Sep 09, 2021
Sep 25, 2021
Full Time
West Creek 5 (12075), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Lead Software Engineer, DevOps - Akamai

Do you love building and pioneering in the technology space? Do you enjoy solving complex business 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 DevOps Engineers who are passionate about marrying data with emerging technologies to join our team. As a Capital One Software Engineer , you'll have the opportunity to be on the forefront of driving a major transformation within Capital One. Learn more about #lifeatcapitalone and our commitment to diversity & inclusion by jumping to slides 76-91 on our Corporate Social Responsibility Report.

Lead Software Engineer, DevOps

This role is for an individual contributor who is expected to solve problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, and iterative delivery environment. In order to meet these demands, this person must be an influential engineering leader with deep technical expertise, and a collaborative style that brings others into the decision-making process. They will significantly impact the tech agenda within their organization and devise clear roadmaps to deliver next generation software.

  • Own the technical design and development of cross-functional, multi-platform application systems
  • Development and promotion of new DevOps tools to simplify the build process and entire continuous delivery pipeline
  • Work closely with our Architects, Engineers, Product Owners and Application Leads to engineer and build automated solutions
  • Developing and enabling continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) capabilities for systems
  • Build and maintain a Jenkins CI/CD pipeline using Cloud Formation Templates, Terraform, Docker, containerization, and scripting and object-oriented program languages to support the team's AWS multi-region/multi-AZ deployed production systems
  • Understand complex application design and programming activities in the latest techniques and technologies: Unix, Node, Java, Python, REST, microservices, AWS infrastructure.
  • Have in-depth product (Akamai Ion) knowledge as well as experience and knowledge of TLS, SSL, HTTPS Protocols, DNS, Caching, Content Negotiation, Proxies / Reverse Proxies, TCP/IP Networking, Routing etc. for technical solution and troubleshooting.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • At least 6 years of enterprise DevOps Engineering experience
  • At least 6 years of enterprise Linux system administration experience
  • At least 4 years of enterprise Public Cloud experience
  • At least 2 years of Content Delivery Network (CDN) experience with Akamai

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's Degree
  • 4+ years experience in automated delivery of code and infrastructure via the development of CICD pipelines
  • 3+ years experience with containerization technologies with Kubernetes, Docker, or AWS ECS
  • 2+ years experience with Infrastructure as Code with Terraform or Cloud Formation Templates
  • 2+ years of enterprise experience with AWS
  • AWS certification

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