Sr. Manager, Java

West Creek 1 (12071), 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.

Sr. Manager, Java

As a Sr. Manager, Software Engineering you will be accountable for delivery of a portion of a platform, or project (Agile team) initiative. You will also be responsible for leading the team and helping associates manage their career. Additionally, you will be responsible for leading the technology leadership team. This role is part of building large scale reliable applications that impact the way that Capital One does business. You will participate in detailed technical design, development and implementation of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms. Working within an Agile environment, you will actively participate in story planning and detailed daily standups, 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 BSAs, Scrum Masters and Product Owners) on the capabilities and constraints of technologies.

General Responsibilities:

  • Provide functional, technical and process leadership for team(s) delivering on given initiatives
  • Builds strong partnerships with teams / organizations as needed to deliver on initiatives
  • Responsible for leading technology leadership team
  • Responsible for leading team and helping associates manage their career
  • Support multiple concurrent efforts and deliver in a fast-paced dynamic environment
  • Handles multiple functions / roles for the projects / Agile teams
  • Has mastery over multiple business areas
  • Handles High Complexity, High Ambiguity tasks
  • Communicate effectively with technical and business resources as well as upper management
  • Foundational understanding and experience with Agile, Scrum and/or SAFe methodologies

Basic Qualifications:

At least 10 Years of experience in Application development

At least 5 Years of experience in Java, J2EE, Spring, JMS

At least 5 Years of experience as a Technical Lead

At least 1 Year experience working with Big Data Technologies such as Apache Storm, Apache APEX or Hadoop

At least 1 Year of experience with Cloud Technologies such as Amazon Web Services.

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering

13+ Years of experience in Application development

8+ Years of experience in Java, J2EE and Spring technologies

8+ Years of experience as a Technical Lead

2+ years of AWS Cloud experience

Capital One will consider sponsoring new applicants 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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