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Software Engineer

Job ID R88260 Updated date 11/25/2019 Location Richmond, Virginia
West Creek 2 (12072), United States of America, Richmond, 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

Do you want to work for a tech company that writes its own code, develops its own software, and builds its own products? As a Software Engineer and you will have the opportunity to work on customer-facing web apps using cutting-edge tools and frameworks. Join Capital One in an engineering role and shape the next phase of innovation for fintech!


  • Collaborate to define and build features for our customer facing web applications.

  • Develop, maintain, and own web services used for development and production environments.

  • Write quality, maintainable code with extensive test coverage in a fast-paced professional software engineering environment.

  • Set, adhere to, and enforce coding standards.

  • Own partnership with cross-functional technology and design teams to ensure consistent, beneficial client interaction and solution delivery.

  • Provide active mentorship/guidance to fellow members of the agile tech team and participate in internal and external technology conference & communities.

  • Hands-on building of UI using ReactJS, Redux, Node.js, CSS/SCSS and HTML with full ownership of shipping user-facing enterprise products.

  • Focus on the customer and the details that make their experience exceptional.

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

What you would expect to work on here:  Front End Frameworks (React, Redux, Node.js, HTML, CSS, Typescript), Cloud Based Technologies (AWS, DevOps and Serverless)


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • At least 3 years of experience in software development

  • At least 2 years of experience in React or Angular

  • At least 2 years of experience in Node.js, JavaScript, Typescript, HTML5, and CSS


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree or PhD

  • 3+ years of React experience

  • 2+ years of experience with Cloud computing technologies such as Amazon Web Services (AWS)

  • 2+ years of experience working with CICD pipeline (Jenkins)

  • 2+ years of experience with acceptance test driven development (ATDD) using Cucumber

  • 2+ years of Agile engineering experience

  • 1+ year of experience in developing event processing platforms


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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