Senior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
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 Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
What you’ll do:
Deliver core infrastructure from code that the rest of our line of business depends on
Continued support, maintenance and development of our core systems, enhancing our internal Customers’ journeys on their path to CI/CD
Enhance our AWS account design, deployment and validation mechanisms
Design, develop and maintain high quality Core Infrastructure services
Work collaboratively across teams spanning multiple time zones
What we’re looking for:
Previous experience as a Linux system administrator; building & supporting enterprise computing platforms and systems
Solid understanding of Cloud / Virtual Compute platforms and their supporting infrastructure, including Full OS Machine Image and Container creation and management
Solid understanding of High Availability strategies, preferably with Cloud in mind
Familiarity with the concepts of infrastructure as code, test driven development and automated deployment of infrastructure solutions
Strong scripting and automation skills in various languages (such as Python, Ruby, BASH, Powershell, etc.)
Good communicator who is willing to share and teach amongst peers
What you’ll get to learn (any experience would be advantageous):
A range of DevOps tooling, such as GitHub, Artifactory, Jenkins etc
Hands on experience of Chef as a configuration management tool
Hands on experience of complex Jenkins pipelines
Hands on experience in Amazon Web Services
Agile software development methods and working as part of an Agile Team
Designing Enterprise solutions for core infrastructure
Working in a fast paced, complex regulated environment
What’s in it for you:
Bring us all this - and you’ll be handsomely rewarded with a role contributing to the product roadmap for an organisation committed to transformation
We are continuing our journey into the public cloud and have problems of scale, security, availability and performance for you to help solve
We love continuous learning and that’s why we give you 10% of your time to work on cutting edge innovative projects that shape the way we will work in the future
We offer high performers strong and diverse career progression, investing heavily in developing great people through our Capital One University training programmes (and appropriate external providers)
Immediate access to our core benefits including pension scheme, bonus, generous holiday entitlement and private medical insurance – with flexible benefits available including season-ticket loans, cycle to work scheme and enhanced parental leave
Open-plan workspaces and facilities designed to inspire and support you. Our Nottingham head-office has a fully-serviced gym, subsidised restaurant, mindfulness and music rooms. In London, you can heighten your mood with a run on our rooftop running track or an espresso at the Workshop Coffee café
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