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Senior Software Engineer - Java | AWS

Job ID R95635 Updated date 03/31/2020 Location McLean, Virginia
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.

Senior Software Engineer - Java | AWS

As a Senior Software Engineer with our Financial Well-Being Team, you’ll work on everything from customer-facing web and mobile applications using cutting-edge open source frameworks, to highly-available RESTful services, to back-end Java based systems using the hottest techniques in Big Data. You’ll bring solid experience in emerging and traditional technologies such as: node.js, Java, AngularJS, React, Python, REST, JSON, XML, Ruby, HTML / HTML5, CSS, NoSQL databases, relational databases, Hadoop, Chef, Maven, iOS, Android, and AWS/Cloud Infrastructure to name a few. You will assist the technical design and development of cross-functional, multi-platform application systems, get your hands in the code, while leading a team of high performing software engineers on complex and high priority technology projects.

Our brand new team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to build new, innovative products that will focus on benefiting our customers' financial well-being. With the use of our technologies we will assist in identifying pain points and, ultimately, create great experiences for our customers' financial health management. In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to leverage a wide range of tools and technologies and act as a key member in leading our teams in developing and delivering production quality software that will have a direct impact on what is most likely our customer’s first experience with Capital One.  

 

You will:  

-Work on complex application programming activities using the latest technologies

-Deliver to production amazing features and architectures that are scalable, available, and secure

-Collaborate with Product Owners, Designers, and Developers to find the best solution possible

-Develop your technical skills to prepare yourself and CreditWise for the future

-Push the boundaries of what technology can do for our users

What we’re looking for:

-Great technical instincts. You are good at solving problems and writing clean code.

-A love for learning. Technology is continually evolving around us, and you want to keep up to date to ensure we are using the right tech at the right time.

-A love for working in ambiguity - and making sense of it. You can take in a lot of disparate information and find common themes, recommend clear paths forward and iterate along the way. You don’t form an opinion and sell it as if it’s gospel; this is all about being flexible, agile, dependable, and responsive in the face of many moving parts.

-Confidence, not ego. You have an ability to collaborate with others and see all sides to come to the best solution for everyone.

-Delivery focus. You are driven to roll up your sleeves and get the job done. You measure success by working features in production.

 

Basic Qualifications:  

- Bachelor's Degree 

- At least 4 years experience in software development 

- At least 3 years of experience in Java

- At least 2 year in Javascript

- At least 1 year of experience working with Amazon Web Services (AWS)

 

Preferred Qualifications:  

- Masters Degree

- 5+ years experience in software development  

- 4+ years of experience in Java

- 3+ years of experience in Javascript

- 3+ years of experience working within AWS

 

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.

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