Cassandra Specialist (Data Engineering Senior Manager)

Towers Crescent (12066), 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.

Cassandra Specialist (Data Engineering Senior Manager)

The Digital Data Engineering and Excellence team is a highly collaborative and passionate group. We love solving hard problems that have an impact for our customers and partners-and building reusable solutions. We are seeking a hands-on Cassandra Specialist who can operate with our digital engineering teams towards building ground-breaking capabilities and transformative customer experiences.

The right candidate for this role is someone who is passionate about technology and interacting with product owners and technical stakeholders, thrives under pressure, and is hyper-focused on delivering exceptional results with good teamwork skills. The candidate will have the opportunity to influence and interact with fellow technologists beyond their team and influence technology partners across the enterprise.

The Job and Expectations:

• Management - Install, configure, monitor, and manage DataStax CassandraCluster, DevCenter, and OpsCenter, to include data backup/restore, node management, multiple data center setup, and multiple region setup.

• Performance Tuning - Build Cassandra architecture and read/write operations, including SSTables, MemTables, ComitLogs, and Consistency Levels.

• Operations - Manage operations using Hive, HDP, Hbase, Pig, Sqoop, Impala, Oozie, Zookeeper, MapReduce, Spark, Scala, Python, and Java.

• Data Modeling - Model structured and unstructured data with emphasis on Cassandra Data Models and usage of user-defined type.

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor's Degree or military experience

• At least 5 years of experience in Cassandra

Preferred Qualifications:

• 5+ years of experience in database technologies: Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL, or Mongo

• Certification in Cassandra

• Certification in AWS

Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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