Sr. Director of Data Engineering at Capital One (Washington DC)
Capital One is seeking a Sr. Director of Data Engineering to work in our Enterprise Data and Machine Learning organization. This individual will specifically be leading teams delivering and expanding highly performant and scalable data products and platforms to drive consumption of data from our enterprise data ecosystem, while driving data engineering best practices. The candidate will also be responsible for designing new solutions to ensure that Capital One is able to increasingly innovate with its data assets. This leader must have the ability to attract and recruit the industry’s best talent, and simultaneously have the technical chops to ensure that we build compelling, customer oriented solutions in an iterative methodology. Success in the role requires an innovative mind, a proven track record of delivering next generation software and data products, rigorous analytical skills, and a passion for creating market-leading software that integrates automation, machine learning, and predictive analytics.
Our Sr. Directors Are:
Technologists: Strong engineering and technology background with the ability to learn quickly and go deep into our product and engineering solutions - will have a DevOps mindset
Effective Communicators: Excellent listener; proven collaborator with senior leaders, peers and staff
Partnership Attitude: Have the competencies to build very strong partnerships with other technology leaders that enable your team's ability to stay on the leading edge of industry solutions
Curious: Hands-on, "roll up your sleeves" collaborative style of working
Passionate: Bring energy and enthusiasm to the job and organization
Bold: History of taking smart, calculated risks and aggressively leading through change
Achievers: Consistently attain/exceed individual and team goals
Lead, manage, and grow multiple teams of product focused software & data engineers
Embrace and incubate emerging technology and open source products across all platforms
Work to modernize our existing tech stacks and data platforms
Collaborate with internal teams to find areas of opportunities for automation and machine learning
Partner with architects, product owners, data professionals, and software & data engineers to drive the implementation of new applications
Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across full-stack development tools and technologies.
Lead efforts to deploy new and existing applications into AWS environments and provide operational support for the applications.
Conduct design and code review to ensure compliance with standards
At least 10 years experience in data engineering
At least 8 years of experience managing software or data engineering teams
At least 4 years of experience with Big Data and data streaming
At least 4 years of experience with cloud based data platforms
At least 4 years of experience with Data Lake Infrastructure, Data Warehousing, and Data Analytics tools
15+ years of experience in data engineering
10+ years of experience managing software and data engineering teams
4+ years of experience with AWS
3+ Years of experience building and shipping enterprise grade global products in a SaaS organization.
Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified 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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