Senior Software Engineer - AWS Environment

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.

Senior Software Engineer - AWS Environment

Capital One is seeking talented Senior Software Engineers who can design and build next generation software applications that will deliver a rich, engaging and unmatched customer experience. In this role, you will design and develop high quality software platforms for Capital One customers, using existing and emerging technology platforms. You will be responsible for documenting design decisions and developing software components while adhering to existing process guidelines

You will develop high-performance distributed systems on AWS platform.

We deliver using Agile Scrum and are tightly integrated with our business analysis and operations teams. We work in a YBYO paradigm and we use CICD tooling to build, test and release our software to production. We use a lot of open source software and we contribute our software to the open source community. We actively participate in community software development model with inner sourcing. You will participate in detailed technical design, development and implementation of applications using existing and emerging cloud technology platforms. Working within an Agile environment, you will actively participate in story planning and detailed daily stand-ups, while providing input for architectural design decisions, and developing code to meet story acceptance criteria. You will have the opportunity to continuously develop technical knowledge and skills on multiple platforms, and educate team members (including BSA's, Scrum Masters and Product Owners) on the capabilities and constraints of technologies. You will be an integral part in advancing the culture of technical excellence within Capital One, and creating experiences to delight millions of customers!


  • Work as part of the team to build and release quality software
  • Identify and implement changes in application stack in collaboration with team members and members of other connected teams
  • Share best practices and improve processes

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent military experience
  • At least 7 years of experience in software development
  • At least 5 years of experience in an OOP or scripting language like Java, Python, C, C++, Ruby or Go
  • At least 3 years of experience working in a large-scale distributed software deployment and tooling environment
  • At least 3 years of experience using open source DevOps tooling frameworks
  • At least 2 years of experience in CICD frameworks and tools

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree
  • 10 years of experience in software development
  • 3+ years with AWS or another cloud platform DevOps experience
  • Experience with Jenkins, Git, and Docker

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

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. 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; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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