Skip Navigation

Full Stack Software Engineering Manager (Labs)

Job ID R86098 Updated date 10/22/2019 Location Arlington, Virginia
Clarendon Center (12089), United States of America, Arlington, 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.

Full Stack Software Engineering Manager (Labs)

At Capital One Labs we explore the intersection of emerging technology and finance. We experiment and innovate leveraging the latest technologies, engineer breakthrough customer experiences, and bring simplicity and humanity to banking. We make a difference as a technology company in consumer finance. In this role you will learn about the various business and technical areas in Capital One and so prepare you for a rotation into the larger organization.


Your commitment to learn new things is every bit as important to us as what you have already done. Maybe even more so because we don’t want to be doing the same thing tomorrow that we’re doing today. You accept change, want to grow, and evolve into a better member of the team.



  • Research emerging technologies and build prototypes for our domains

  • Cultivate innovation and a high-performing team 

  • Lead designs of software components, systems, and features

  • Manage individual project’s priorities, deadlines and deliverables with your technical expertise

  • Mentor team members on design techniques and coding standards

  • Work with non-engineering disciplines to create product roadmaps and delivery roadmaps

  • Work with architecture team to design and develop solutions that are resilient and scalable.


Come join us if you are the person who:

  • Is curious and passionate about learning, and adapt well to change

  • Thrives in collaborative teams, multiple technology stacks and always ready to take on new and unexpected challenges

  • Is self-driven, actively looks for ways to contribute, and knows how to get things done

  • Possess good communication and reasoning skills

  • Encourages innovation, inclusion and outside-of-the-box thinking

  • Likes to coach and mentor


Basic Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • At least 5 years of experience in full stack software engineering 

  • At least 1 year of experience managing a team


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Master’s Degree or PhD

  • 2+ years working on consulting or client service engagements

  • 2+ years building applications that use statistical or machine learning methods

  • 2+ years utilizing distributed computing or cloud-based solutions

  • AWS Certification

Find more information about roles @capitalonelabs by visiting our website


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.

If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Capital One Recruiting at 1-800-304-9102 or via email at All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations.

For technical support or questions about Capital One's recruiting process, please send an email to

Capital One does not provide, endorse nor guarantee and is not liable for third-party products, services, educational tools or other information available through this site.

Capital One Financial is made up of several different entities. Please note that any position posted in Canada is for Capital One Canada, any position posted in the United Kingdom is for Capital One Europe and any position posted in the Philippines is for Capital One Philippines Service Corp. (COPSSC).