Lead/Manager Software Engineer (Java, APIs, AWS)

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.

Lead/Manager Software Engineer (Java, APIs, AWS)

At Capital One, you'll be part of a large group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We want you to be curious and ask, "what if?". Capital One started as an information strategy company that specialized in credit cards, and we have become one of the most impactful and disruptive players in the industry. We have grown to see ourselves as a technology company in consumer finance, with great opportunities for software engineers who want to build innovative applications to give users smarter ways to save, transact, borrow and invest their money, as we seek to disrupt the industry again.

We are looking for driven individuals to join our team of passionate data engineers in creating Capital One's next generation of data products and capabilities.

What you'll do:

  • Lead and develop sustainable data driven solutions with current new gen data technologies to meet the needs of our organization and business customers
  • Grasp / master new technologies rapidly as needed to progress varied initiatives
  • Break down complex data issues and resolve them
  • Build robust systems with an eye on the long-term maintenance and support of the application
  • Look to leverage reusable code modules to solve problems across the team and organization
  • Exhibit mastery over multiple domains
  • Help drive cross team design and influencing / development via technical leadership / mentoring and broader knowledge sharing
  • Provide technical guidance to team members
  • Understand complex multi-tier, multi-platform systems
  • Manage team of software engineers (both full-time associates and/or third-party resources)


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or Military Experience
  • At least 3 years of experience in Software Development Life Cycle, including requirements gathering and reviews; systems and application design; development and testing
  • At least 2 years of Java web-based software solutions
  • At least 2 years of experience with AngularJS or JavaScript framework
  • At least 1 year experience working in CICD environment
  • At least 1 year experience in Cloud DevOps technologies
  • At least 2 years of experience with UNIX or Linux


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems or Engineering or military experience
  • 5+ years of experience in a technical role
  • 5+ years of experience with application or data design, architecture and development
  • 5+ years of experience leading the full life-cycle of IT development and platform support
  • 4+ years of experience with at least one of the following - Java, JavaScript, Scala, SQL
  • 2+ years of experience with Agile development methodologies including Scrum and SAFe best practices


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


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