Technical Lead, Software Engineer

McLean 2 (19052), United States of America, McLean, 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.

Technical Lead, Software Engineer

As a Sr. Manager on Capital One's Tech team, you'll work on everything from customer-facing web, to highly-available RESTful services, to backend data processing applications using cutting-edge open source frameworks. You'll bring solid knowledge, experience and proven track record in following areas:

  • Designing and developing of multi-threaded applications that are fault tolerant and resilient
  • Building solutions for cloud architectures like Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Object Oriented Software Development and Microservices architectures
  • Programming languages such as Java, Python, Ruby, Scala
  • Test Automation using Cucumber framework
  • Open source software from Apache Software Foundation - Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Cassandra, Avro and Kafka
  • Build tools like Hudson and Jenkins
  • Configuration management tools - Ansible, Chef
  • Familiarity with DevOps practices

What you will do:

- Work with product owners to understand desired application capabilities and testing scenarios

- Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies

- Lead the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutions

- Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities, and mentor other members of the engineering community

- Encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversity

- Build and maintain a high performing team/teams through great people management and leadership

Basic Qualifications:

-Bachelor's Degree or military experience

-At least 4 years of Java Development experience

-At least 3 years of systems and program design experience

-At least 3 years of experience of managing and developing people

Preferred Qualifications:

- 6+ years of professional experience in a technical role

- 6+ years of leadership experience with full life-cycle IT development and platform support

Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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