DevOps Engineer
Richmond, VA  / Vienna, VA 
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Job Description
Job ID: R76231

Towers Crescent 2 (12067), United States of America, Vienna, Virginia

At Capital One, we're building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

DevOps Engineer

As a DevOps Engineer at Capital One you will be challenged with the responsibility of working on cutting-edge solutions in an advanced cloud environment. You will also have the opportunity to collaborate with passionate professionals in the DevOps and developer community at Capital One. In addition, you will bring strong expertise in AWS and excellent communication skills, and a passion for documentation. You will be insatiably curious - you ask why, you explore, and are not afraid to share your ideas. Last but not least, you love learning new technologies-we're always evolving!

Who you are:

  • An individual who is a leader and strives to do the right thing and not cut corners.
  • You take ownership of issues and drive them to resolution.
  • Believe in quality over quantity.
  • You harness change and embrace new technology.

What you'll do:

  • Work within a team of like-minded professionals to plan, deploy, and maintain critical business applications prod/non-prod AWS environments.
  • Design and implement appropriate environments for those applications, engineer suitable release management procedures and provide production support.
  • Developing and enabling continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) for system, promote new DevOps tools to simplify, build process and entire continuous delivery pipeline.
  • Develop procedures to automate various systems and tasks (e.g. automating code builds and deployments) using Jenkins, Groovy, Git, Docker, Terraform, Chef or Ansible.
  • Troubleshooting problems, involving the appropriate resources and driving resolution of issues with a focus on minimizing impact to our customers.
  • Participate in the Agile DevOps design, development, testing, and release of new capabilities and features with focus on release and post-production support.
  • Frequent technologies used in this role would be: Docker, Jenkins, Linux Shell Scripting, Ruby, and Python.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • At least 2 years of experience in automated delivery and developing automation workflows and routines in the public cloud
  • At least 2 years of experience in infrastructure design, implementation and delivery

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified AWS Architect
  • 1+ years of experience working with Agile Development Practices
  • 2+ years of programming experience with automation or development in Go, Java, Python, Ruby, or equivalent
  • 1 + years of experience with Docker, ECS or Kubernetes
  • 1+ years of experience with Chef or Ansible
  • 3+ years of experience Production Support experience in Linux environments
  • 3+ years of experience in technology delivery in a DevOps / Cloud Engineering environment.
  • Strong grasp of automation and monitoring tools (ability to automate repeatable tasks via scripting)
  • Ability to define and deploy monitoring, metrics, and logging systems
  • Java Certification

Relocation assistance is available for candidates who qualify.

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

Capital One is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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; Newark, New Jersey Ordinance 12-1630; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2+ years
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