Director, Software Engineering - Treasury

McLean 1 (19050), United States of America, McLean, 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.

Director, Software Engineering - Treasury

Do you think about writing beautiful code while eating breakfast? Do you build applications you are proud of and want to tell your friends about? Do you get excited scaling web and mobile applications to millions of users? Do you appreciate elegant solutions but also know when to build simple first and iterate?

Capital One is looking for a Director, Software Engineering to lead Engineering teams within Capital Markets Analytics. The role is focused on leading multiple teams side-by-side with our business partners on a transformation journey. Capital One Finance is on a journey to transform our technology from batch run processes on monolithic systems to On-Demand-Finance - real time processing - built in AWS with Microservices in Java, Angular, and Python.


  • Lead software engineering teams in an Agile environment leveraging advanced engineering practices to deliver scale solutions for the Finance Business
  • Manage a portfolio of diverse technology projects that provide the backbone of Capital Market Analytic services for customers
  • Recruit, motivate, mentor, and lead the best application engineering talent
  • Develop business applications that maintain the highest availability, performance, and strive for simplicity
  • Knowledge, passion for and ability to lead software engineers developing in: Java, Spring User Interface Technologies such as Angular and React, and DevOps Automation, Integration, Build and Deployment Tools
  • Leverage strong engineering and technology background to go deep in technology
  • Establish technical credibility across their internal teams and the external engineering community
  • A strong foundation of derivative and cash management processing
  • Experienced in COTS packages such as Murex, Summit, Quantum, QRM, Oracle Financial Services, etc.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • At least 1 year of experience designing and implementing Microservices-based architecture
  • At least 5 years' experience leading software engineering teams in an Agile environment
  • At least 5 years' experience with object-oriented programming and design (Java, Python, JavaScript)
  • At least 5 years' experience in developing web applications, architectural standards and SOA technologies

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's Degree
  • 2+ years of experience in Cloud Computing
  • 3+ years' experience with COTS products such as Murex, Summit, QRM, Oracle FInancial Services, PeopleSoft Financials, etc.
  • 2+ years experience in leading teams building Microservices
  • 2+ years experience in leading agile teams utilizing DevOps

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

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