Senior DevOps Engineer with Kafka

Plano 1 (31061), United States of America, Plano, Texas

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.

Senior DevOps Engineer with Kafka

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

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or Military experience
  • At least 3 years of experience with Kafka in a customer facing production environment of at least 1 million users
  • At least 3 years of experience designing, tuning, troubleshooting and scaling problems in Kafka
  • At least 5 years of administrative experience for application servers, database servers and 3rd party appliances
  • At least 5 years of experience with AWS
  • At least 3 years of experience working with CI/CD pipelines
  • At least 3 years of experience with deployment strategies using Docker
  • At least 3 years of experience with Ansible, Chef, Puppet or CloudFormation
  • At least 3 years of experience with containerization tools


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's Degree
  • 3+ years of experience with XaaS
  • 3+ years of experience with Java


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


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