Senior Software Engineer

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

Do you want to work for a tech company that writes its own code, develops its own software, and builds its own products? We experiment and innovate—leveraging the latest technologies, engineer breakthrough customer experiences, and bring simplicity and humanity to banking. We make a difference for 65 million customers. We're changing banking for good.

At Capital One, you'll be part of a big 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.

As a Capital One Software Engineer, you'll work on everything from customer-facing web and mobile applications using cutting-edge open source frameworks, to highly-available RESTful services, to back-end Java based systems using the hottest techniques in Big Data. You'll bring solid experience in emerging and traditional technologies such as: node.js, Java, AngularJS, React, Python, REST, JSON, XML, Swift, Ruby, HTML / HTML5, CSS, NoSQL databases, relational databases, Hadoop, Chef, Maven, iOS, Android, and AWS/Cloud Infrastructure to name a few.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop iOS client code solutions that deliver on Product Strategy and adheres to established engineering best practices, design guidelines and principles
  • Partner with Software Engineers, UX/UI, Quality Engineers, Product Owners/Analysts to deliver high performing quality customer experiences that are engaging, purposeful and powerful in their simplicity
  • Actively participate in all team Agile ceremonies and contributing to ensure that all team commitments are delivered on time and of the highest quality
  • Be an active advocate of the iOS platform through both internal and external developer communities
  • Working to remain an active learner in all technologies related to iOS
  • Influence and contribute to group discussions and incorporate feedback/communication from broader team
  • Mentor junior members of the team
  • Actively engage with developers outside of the local sprint team across various disciplines (iOS, Android, APIs, Web, etc.)
  • Identify opportunities to drive and contribute beyond team commitments
  • Experience with Swift

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree or military experience
  • At least 5 years experience in software development

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters degree
  • 3+ years experience with Xcode
  • 2+ years experience with iOS 8 or higher
  • 1+ years experience with DVCS (Git, Mercurial)
  • 1+ years experience with Agile delivery practices
  • 1+ years experience core iOS constructs
  • 1+ years experience iOS unit testing framework
  • 5+ years professional coding experience
  • 3+ years experience with Swift / Objective-C
  • 1+ years experience driving direction, driving consensus and delivering small to medium sized/complexity components independently
  • 2+ years experience with multiple form factors (iPhone, iPad, Watch)
  • 2+ years leading/overseeing/influencing development activity of multiple developers

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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