Senior Front-End Developer, JavaScript

77 West Wacker Dr (35012), United States of America, Chicago, Illinois

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 Front-End Developer, JavaScript

Capital One is searching for an experienced Front-End Developer to help deliver on our vision to change banking for good. As a senior developer, you'll be responsible for providing your team with the guidance to drive product delivery and working to shape a unified culture through collaboration. You'll be a mentor, sparking discussion between peers to build shared understanding across all levels of skill. As an advocate for the customer and enforcer of UI integrity, you'll work in lock-step with our collocated Product and Design teams toward a shared ownership of the customer experience. This position requires a creative mind that can identify structural patterns as well as interface and interaction detail. We're looking for someone who is passionate about both software architecture and discovering emerging technologies, and who can deliver accessible and standards-compliant experiences.

What you'll do:
Be a visionary who can come up with practical solutions to complex problems.
Design, develop, test, implement, and support technical front-end solutions in a full-stack environment of development tools and technologies.
Work within and across Agile teams.
Work with product managers to understand the business needs in terms of product delivery.
Run a tight front-end ship, ensuring code, architectural, and platform integrity.
Be great at documenting the team's work and talking about the decisions you make to support the product.
Monitor platform performance and efficiency.
Collaborate with fellow engineers, Design, and Product teams to find the right approach to product delivery.
Stay aware of emerging technologies - especially front-end technologies - and how they might benefit our business.
Mentor others to build shared understanding of the product intent.
Promote great architectural practices and process improvements through code reviews.
Be confident in your skills, but humble in your conversation.
Work with the Design team to create and adhere to design systems and our visual language.

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelors Degree or Military experience
At least 5 years of experience with front-end web technologies, including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
At least 2 years of experience with RESTful interfaces and API consumption.
At least 2 years experience with unit and end-to-end testing in JavaScript using Protractor or Jasmine
At least 2 years experience working with creative teams through visual design and user experience architecture.

Preferred Qualifications:
5+ years of experience with working front-end technologies like Angular, React, Backbone, Node.js, PostCSS, Sass orJSX.
2 + years experience with Human Centered approaches to UX Design.
2+ years experience with Native mobile development experience.
2+ years experience with ECMAScript 2015/ES6.
2+ years experience with Typescript, Java or Flow.
1+ year experience with a portfolio site or Github.

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


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