Principal Data Analyst

at Capital One Services II, LLC in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Job ID: R122013


Locations: VA - Richmond, United States of America, Richmond, Virginia


Principal Data Analyst


At Capital One, data is at the center of everything we do. When we launched as a startup we disrupted the credit card industry by individually personalizing every credit card offer using statistical modeling and the relational database, cutting edge technology in 1988! Fast-forward a few years, and this little innovation and our passion for data has skyrocketed us to a Fortune 200 company and a leader in the world of data-driven decision-making.


As a Data Analyst at Capital One you will leverage analytic and technical skills to innovate, build, and maintain well-managed data solutions and capabilities to tackle business problems.


On any given day you will be challenged on three types of work - Innovation, Business Intelligence and Data Management:




Use Open Source/Digital technologies to mine complex, voluminous, and different varieties of data sources and platforms


Build well-managed data solutions, tools, and capabilities to enable self-service frameworks for data consumers


Demonstrate ability to explore and quickly grasp new technologies to progress varied initiatives


Business Intelligence


Partner with the business to provide consultancy and translate the business needs to design and develop tools, techniques, metrics, and dashboards for insights and data visualization


Drive analysis that provides meaningful insights on business strategies


Data Management


Drive an understanding and adherence to the principles of data quality management including metadata, lineage, and business definitions


Work collaboratively with appropriate Tech teams to manage security mechanisms and data access governance


Build and execute tools to monitor and report on data quality


Our ideal candidate will have:


Degree specialized in a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics discipline


Scripting experience in (Python, R, Spark, and SQL)


Strong desire and experience with data in various forms (data warehouses/SQL, unstructured data)


Experience utilizing and developing within AWS services


Basic Qualifications:


Bachelor's Degree plus at least 5 years of experience in data analytics, or Master's Degree plus at least 3 years in data analytics, or PhD


At least 3 years of experience in at least one scripting language


At least 1 year of experience utilizing a business intelligence visualization tool


At least 3 years of experience in querying and analyzing and working with data languages and platforms


Preferred Qualifications:


Master's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics discipline


At least 4 years of experience coding in Python, R, Spark, or SQL


At least 4 years of experience working within process management and improvement methodologies - Agile, Lean, Six Sigma, etc.


At least 2 years of experience utilizing and developing within AWS services


At least 2 years of experience delivering Data Governance and Data Quality Management concepts and practices within the financial services industry


Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified 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. 




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Job Posting: 842038

Posted On: Sep 08, 2021

Updated On: Oct 24, 2021