Technical Lead - Java

201 Third Street (61049), United States of America, San Francisco, California

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.

Technical Lead - Java

As an Enterprise Customer team, we are on a journey to build a centralized customer platform which will service all our channels and also provide operational and analytical capabilities. We envision, create, deploy, and maintain critical customer applications by streamlining data across systems, apply state of the art machine learning, micro-service architecture, and beautiful visualizations in the cloud. We are highly technical with strong backgrounds in what we do.As a senior member of the team, you will drive the design, implementation, testing, deployment, and post-release support in an agile development environment. You will execute on engineering and release priorities successfully through strong leadership and communication.

What's required:

Technical chops: You have designed and implemented fast and efficient heterogeneous data solutions featuring horizontally scalable technologies using open source technologies.

Curiosity: You have a passion for huge, scalable systems, databases, and the right technology for the job.

You are a cloud ninja!

Basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or military experience
  • At least 7 years of experience in Java development building scalable applications that process large volumes of data
  • At least 1 year of experience as an Architect
  • At least 1 year of experience with AWS and Jenkins
  • At least 2 years of experience with Spring Framework
  • At least 2 years of experience with Spark or Hadoop

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Computer Science
  • Exposure to NoSQL databases such as Cassandra
  • 4+ years of experience working with Spring Framework
  • 2+ years of experience working with automated build and continuous integration systems Ansible, Chef, Puppet or Jenkins
  • 2+ years domain experience with Customer Applications
  • 2+ years of AWS experience
  • Github or Stack Overflow contributions

Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified 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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