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Software Engineer Tech Lead-Senior Manager

Job ID R4113 Updated date 01/19/2017 Locations Vienna, Virginia
Recruiting: VA - Vienna, 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.

Software Engineer Tech Lead-Senior Manager

Capital One is actively seeking experienced Technical Lead with expertise in detailed technical design and development of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms. Successful candidates will have hands-on experience of building APIs using Java technologies with responsibility for overall delivery of software components. As a technical lead and senior manager, you will own end-to-end delivery of software components from inception to production and provide technical leadership/supervision to other engineers and manage team of 5-10 engineers 

- Own technical design and development of cross-functional, multi-platform application systems 
- 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 
- Proactive monitoring of applications and services 
- Perform complex engineering activities for performance tuning and monitoring 
- Identifying gaps and taking actions to completion 
- Provide functional, technical, and process leadership 
- Lead engineers by example 
- Presenting at communities of practices and conferences 
- Be a technology evangelist and thought leader 
- Able to break down problems in production environment to analyze, understand and resolve 
- Understands how evolving technology affects domain; stays current and leads team through new technologies 
- Responsible for key system design and integration decisions; and for communicating decisions to individuals implementing the system 
- Provide mentoring and coaching for direct reports career growth

Basic Qualifications: 
- Bachelor’s Degree or Military Experience 
- At least 10 years of SDLC experience using Java EE technologies for Middleware and Backend Integration 
- At least 5 years of experience in developing RESTful APIs using Spring or Jersey deploying on public cloud 
- At least 3 Year experience RDBMS, SQL, No-SQL, RDS, PostgreSQL, MongoDB or DynamoDB 
- At least 5 years of experience leading other Software Engineers 
- At least 5 years of experience in People Management with responsibilities of direct reports coaching, mentoring and performance management 

Preferred Qualifications: 
- 5 years’ experience in Cloud technologies AWS, Azure, OpenStack, Docker, Ansible, Chef or Terraform 
- 5 years’ experience in Build and CICD technologies lSVN, GitHub, Maven, Jenkins, Nexus or Sonar 
- 5 years’ experience in Quality Assurance technologies ATDD, Selenium, Cucumber, JUnit, SoapUI and Postman 
- 5 years’ experience in Unix Shell Scripting 
- 5 years’ experience with HP Diagnostics, JMeter, Splunk, BlueStripe, CloudWatch or Zabbix 
- 5 years’ experience with Agile methodologies Scrum, SAFe, and Kanban 
- 3 years’ experience using scripting languages Ruby, Python or Perl 
- 3 years’ experience with Open-Source or public GitHub projects 
- Certified in Java, Spring or AWS technologies

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 in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, age, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status protected 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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