DevOps Network Engineer

Capital One
Brentwood, MD
Jan 26, 2022
Jan 28, 2022
Full Time
7900 Westpark Drive (12131), United States of America, McLean, VirginiaDevOps Network EngineerCapital One Network Services has an opening for a DevOps Network Engineer in our Core Network Organization. As a DevOps Network Engineer, you will be responsible for leading and ensuring that Capital One best practices and methodologies are applied to the design, deployment and operations of Cloud Network, Cisco ACI, and data center infrastructure projects. You must possess strong knowledge of Infrastructure as Code (preferably using Terraform), automation, and python scripting, and be able to apply this knowledge to manage data center and cloud based network infrastructure. The candidate will primarily act in a DevOps role for the enterprise data network platforms with responsibilities to improve software-defined network maturity and drive efficiencies through automation. You will be responsible to provide technical guidance and leadership internally and to partner teams to drive solutions. You will provide design and deployment guidance. You should have experience with and a strong knowledge of Incident, Problem and Change management processes. You will drive technical resolution of High-Severity & Low Severity Incidents.Responsibilities:Design, deploy and support automation and scripting solutions to drive new capabilities, visibility, and efficiency for Core Network infrastructure. Function as a resident software development subject matter expert for an infrastructure team focused on route/switch network technologiesCreate Low Level Design, High Level Design, Implementation Plan, and Acceptance Test Plan documents in accordance with Capital One standards.Create, update and publish Capital One standards to ensure network meets business and compliance needsProvide technical leadership and guidance around DevOps best practicesIdentify opportunities to reduce manual deployment/validation efforts and drive zero touch automation and network self healingManage and govern relationships with technology vendors utilized in the enterprise network. Ensure compliance with departmental and enterprise security configuration standards.Provide direct support of audit and ad hoc consulting engagementsOwn platform life-cycle managementOngoing on the job training and self study professional developmentOperations Tier 3 escalation resource for incident resolutionSuccessful candidates will possess:Exceptional interpersonal and verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to document solutions, present ideas to cross-functional teams, and explain operational issue background and root cause to vendors and senior leadersMeticulous attention to detailSolid understanding of cloud based solutions and services (preferably in AWS)A solid understanding of what comprises a scalable, robust, supportable designA passion to drive automation, scripting, machine learning, and self healingA bias toward action, along with an internal drive for continuous improvementA passion for teamworkAbility to work in a flexible work environment that embraces rapid change, emphasizes continuous learning, and attacks new challengesAbility to adequately discuss technical issues with technicians, engineers, architects and vendors.Ability to work as part of an integrated team that is geographically dispersed, as well as work independently as required.Experience with LinuxFamiliarity utilizing REST APIsFamiliarity with Infrastructure as Code methodologies and tools (ie Terraform) Proficient knowledge of common DevOps tools such as Git/Github, Jenkins, containers, etc.Proficient Python programming skills with object-oriented design principles desired.Demonstrated knowledge of network routing and switching fundamentals.This position is a DevOps role. As such, periodic late night maintenance work and participation in an on-call rotation will be required.Basic Qualifications:High school diploma, GED or equivalent certificationAt least 3 years of information technology experienceAt least 3 years of experience deploying and supporting automation solutionsAt least 3 years of experience with Python or Terraform Preferred Qualifications:Bachelor's degree 1+ years of networking software experience1+ years of experience with cloud services 1+ years of experience with AWS Lambda1+ years of experience with network routing and switching4+ years of experience with Python or TerraformAWS Solutions Architect Associate CertificationAt 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. 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