Senior Machine Learning Engineer

Capital One
McLean, Virginia
Nov 14, 2021
Dec 14, 2021
Full Time
Locations: VA - McLean, United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Senior Machine Learning Engineer

As a Capital One Machine Learning Engineer, you'll be part of an Agile team dedicated to productionizing machine learning applications and systems at scale. You'll participate in the detailed technical design, development, and implementation of machine learning applications using existing and emerging technology platforms. Working within an Agile environment, you'll serve as a technical lead, providing input into machine learning architectural design decisions, developing and reviewing model and application code, and ensuring high availability and performance of our machine learning applications. You'll have the opportunity to continuously learn and apply the latest innovations and best practices in machine learning engineering. You'll also mentor other engineers and further develop your technical knowledge and skills to keep Capital One at the cutting edge of technology.

What you'll do in the role:

Deliver ML software models and components that solve real-world business problems, while working in collaboration with the Product and Data Science teams

Solve complex problems by writing and testing application code, developing and validating ML models, and automating tests and deployment

Collaborate as part of a cross-functional Agile team to create and enhance software that enables state-of-the-art, next generation big data and machine learning applications

Leverage cloud-based architectures and technologies to deliver optimized ML models at scale

Construct optimized data pipelines to feed ML models

Use programming languages like Python, Scala, or Java

Leverage continuous integration and continuous deployment best practices, including test automation and monitoring, to ensure successful deployment of ML models and application code

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree.

At least 3 years of experience designing and building data-intensive solutions using distributed computing

At least 4 years of experience programming with Python, Scala, or Java

At least 2 years of on-the-job experience with an industry recognized ML frameworks (scikit-learn, PyTorch, Dask, Spark, or TensorFlow)

At least 1 year of experience productionizing, monitoring, and maintaining models

Preferred Qualifications:

1+ years of experience building, scaling, and optimizing ML systems

1+ years of experience with data gathering and preparation for ML models

2+ years of experience developing performant, resilient, and maintainable code

Experience developing and deploying ML solutions in a public cloud such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform

Master's or doctoral degree in computer science, electrical engineering, mathematics, or a similar field

3+ years of experience with distributed file systems or multi-node database paradigms

Contributed to open source ML software

Authored, co-authored a paper on a ML technique, model, or proof of concept

3+ years of experience building production-ready data pipelines that feed ML models

Experience designing, implementing, and scaling complex data pipelines for ML models and evaluating their performance

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.

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