Software Engineer

West Creek 2 (12072), United States of America, Richmond, 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.

Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

Capital One is actively seeking experienced Software Engineers with expertise in detailed technical design and development of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms. Successful candidates will have hands-on development experience with responsibility for overall delivery of software components. As a software engineer, you will own end-to-end delivery of software components from inception to production.

The ideal candidate will have Java development experience and will have had exposure to DevOps activities for the AWS Private Cloud, including the support of technologies such as RabbitMQ, Erlang, Ansible, Chef, and Jenkins.


  • Owning project/service delivery
  • Writing best quality code
  • Perform complex engineering activities for performance tuning and monitoring
  • Collaborating with other platforms tech leads to ensure integrated end-to-end design and delivery
  • Work with business partners, architects, and other groups to identify technical and functional needs of system and determine priority of needs
  • Owning implementation to production
  • Proactive monitoring of applications and services
  • Identifying gaps and taking actions to completion
  • Write technical documentation and specifications.
  • Able to independently triage and troubleshoot technical issues on behalf of our internal customers.
  • Participate in 24/7 on-call rotation for application support as needed.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or Military Experience
  • At least 2 years of object-oriented application development experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of application development experience using Java/J2EE
  • 1+ Year of experience developing RESTful API's
  • 1+ Year of front-end development HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AngularJS
  • 2+ Years' experience with Spring/Spring Boot, Jersey, JSON
  • 2+ Years of experience with DevOps and Cloud technologies: AWS, Python, Ansible, Chef, Docker, Tomcat, Jenkins
  • 2+ Years of experience with Mac/OS X, Linux, Bash, Git/GitHub, Jira, Maven, IntelliJ, Eclipse

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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