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AWS Cloud Software Engineer

Capital One
McLean, VA 22101
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1750 Tysons (12023), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

At Capital One, were 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.

AWS Cloud Software Engineer

Were Capital One. Yep, the Whats in your wallet? people. But we are oh so much more than that. Did you know were a full service bank? Checking accounts, savings accounts, mortgages, and car loans. We could tell you more, but youre going to check out our website anyway, right? Here is one of our favorites:

Capital One has a history of disrupting, and we are doing it again. Were experimenting, innovating, and delivering really cool stuff to 65 million customers. We love to be curious, to dream, to ask, What if? Oh, and we love to write code.

Your commitment to learn new things is every bit as important to us as what you have already done. Maybe even more so because we dont want to be doing the same thing tomorrow that were doing today. You accept change, want to grow, and evolve into a better member of the team.


This team is responsible for enforcing cloud best practices, compliance, & security by creating solutions that adhere to Capital Ones Cloud guidelines. The team develops python applications that simplify the developer experience by streamlining compliance and security in AWS. A teammate can expect to get hands-on experience with several AWS services every day, whether they are managing resources via the AWS sdk (boto3), console, cli, or other build tools. The typical teammate has full stack experience which aids the development of our python web applications, lambda functions, databases, and open source packages we contribute to.

This candidate should have a focus on DevOps and needs to know how to build complete applications on AWS that scale across our organization. They should have a passion in learning new technologies, innovating and driving change, and collaborating with other developers.


  • Full Stack Engineer capable of designing solutions, writing code, testing code, automating test and deployment

  • Overall delivery of software solutions working in collaboration with product and other development teams

  • Enforcing best practices, compliance, and security across multiple cloud environments

  • Full participation in the Agile Scrum process

  • Ready, willing, and able to pick up new technologies and pitch in on story tasks (design, code, test, CI/CD, deploy, etc)

  • Able to research and learn new methodologies and technologies and bring knowledge to the team

Position Provides Exposure To

  • Back End Skills: Python, REST, Database (NoSQL, SQL).

  • DevOps/Platforms: Amazon Web Services (S3, RDS, EC2, ECS, Lambda, DynamoDB, etc.), Terraform, Docker.

  • Front End Skills: JavaScript, AngularJS, CSS, HTML

  • Testing: Pytest, Automated Performance and Regression/Functional Testing

  • CI/CD: Jenkins, Artifactory

  • Build Tools: git, pip, npm

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree

  • At least 2 years experience developing applications embracing Agile principles

  • At least 1 year of DevOps experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of python development experience

  • 2+ years of managing AWS environments and architecting on AWS

  • 1+ years of Front End development experience

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

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Posted: 2020-01-13 Expires: 2020-03-19

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