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Senior Software Engineer

Job ID R79569 Updated date 07/10/2019 Location Plano, Texas
Plano 1 (31061), United States of America, Plano, Texas

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

Capital One Unified Communications team is actively seeking an experienced Software Developer with expertise in the technical design and development of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms. Successful candidates will have experience with building applications / scripts that consume APIs exposed by third-party providers. Candidate will also be responsible for overall delivery of software components. As a developer, you will own end-to-end delivery of software components from inception to production. This project will entail backend programming of APIs relating to Capital One's Unified Communications Services.


In the Software Developer role you will be part of the Unified Communications team which is responsible for our real time communication services (Skype, Zoom, and Polycom), Conference Room technology (video conferencing, signage technology), and Collaborative chat technology (Slack and Hangouts Chat).




  • Perform development of components required by the Unified Communications  team which supports all of our real time communication services (Skype, Zoom, and Polycom), Conference Room technology (video conferencing, signage technology), and Collaborative chat technology (Slack and Hangouts Chat).  

  • Work with team to develop and maintain device configuration automation tools, end-user productivity solutions, and service related reporting and alerting tools.

  • Work with product owners to develop real time dashboards using application APIs, and consolidate the information into a data warehouse. Sources include video server APIs, G Suite APIs, monitoring/alerting APIs (ELK, Kibana, Pagerduty, Slack)

  • Build and maintain robust slack applications and bots for third-party enterprise systems using best of breed languages, frameworks, and tools.

  • Work with the team to maintain AWS lambda, EC2, cloud formation, and application automation

  • Collaborating with other platforms tech leads, ensure integrated end-to-end design and delivery

  • Identifying technical gaps and taking actions to completion

  • Perform engineering activities for performance tuning and monitoring

  • Support QA testing, and owning implementation to production


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Military experience

  • At least 5 years of experience with software development

  • At least 3 years of experience with REST APIs, HTTP, or OAuth

  • At least 1 year of experience with AWS or Public Cloud

  • At least 1 year of experience with application automation

  • At least 1 year of experience with version control solutions (GitHub)


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Jenkins

  • Experience with Microsoft IIS

  • Audio Visual software development, Crestron Fusion, or Crestron control programming experience

  • Experience with the UIs and APIs for G Suite, Zoom, Slack, Pulse, Workday, Salesforce, GitHub, or ServiceNow

  • 3+ years of experience with C#, JSON, Unix, PowerShell, XML, Java,  JavaScript, Angular, or Node scripting

  • 3+ years of database and query scripting

  • Experience with MySQL, Postgres, or Redis databases

  • Ability to write scalable tests, release plans, or end-user documentation 


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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