Principal Associate, Software Engineer

201 Third Street (61049), United States of America, San Francisco, California

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.

Principal Associate, Software Engineer

As a Capital One Senior Software Engineer on this team you'll work on immutable, distributed systems, ledger technology, data streaming, and backend Scala based systems using functional programming. You're a good fit as a generally curious person who's fascinated by algorithms and puzzles. As someone who's constantly learning you'll have experience being highly productive in multiple languages such as Scala, Closure, Java, Haskell, C++, golang, Scheme, Common Lisp, and other Lisp dialects, but not limited to these languages. We use technologies such as Kafka, modern databases and AWS/Cloud Infrastructure, to name a few.

Our team is tasked with enabling a financial system of record for account balances and transaction processing at Capital One. We regularly work with other teams and relevant stakeholders as we build out our vision for the future of Capital One's financial systems.

You will:

- Lead the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutions

- Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities, and mentor other members of the engineering community

- Encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversity

- Work with product owners to understand desired application capabilities and testing scenarios

- Continuously improve software engineering practices

Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelor's Degree or military experience

- At least 4 years' experience in software development

Preferred Qualifications:

- Master's Degree

- At least 6 years' experience in software development

- An understanding of why and how to build products that are accessible to everyone, including those with disabilities

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


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