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Senior Full Stack Engineer

Job ID R69962 Updated date 03/21/2019 Location San Francisco, California
201 Third Street (61049), United States of America, San Francisco, California

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 Full Stack Engineer

About the Team:

As a senior member of the Semantic Engine development team, you will be utilizing all of your technical expertise across the stack, including front-end and mobile technologies, cloud-based resilient services and APIs, automated testing know-how, and AI/machine learning/NLP, to build and refine our Semantic Engine offering. You will help drive forward the architecture and implementation of the application features, and you will be instrumental in motivating and mentoring team members to help them grow and contribute. You’re an outstanding communicator and collaborator, and are comfortable working to derive concrete solutions from often-ambiguous requirements. You are passionate about quality execution, and always strive to improve tools and processes to drive quality.

This role is an opportunity to build something completely new, in a green-field area of technology, that may potentially be used by a significant number of Capital One’s customers.


This is a chance to learn a lot, build something innovative, positively impact Capital One customers, and have fun along the way!


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Military experience

  • At least 7 years of software engineering experience

  • At least 5 years of experience using programming languages Java, Python and Scala

  • At least 5 years using frameworks Spring and NodeJS

  • At least 5 years of experience with Agile delivery practices

  • At least 2 years of experience managing software development projects through complete release cycles


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Expertise in front-end programming languages such as JavaScript, JQuery, AngularJS and Chrome extensions

  • Application architecture experience with scalable, cloud based systems building API’s and fault tolerant architectures

  • Mobile development in iOS and/or Android

  • Experience building software in a continuous integration/delivery (CICD) environment, including building automated testing frameworks

  • Experience delivering software in the public cloud with AWS

  • Experience with Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, or NLP (Natural Language Processing)

  • Experience leading development teams and/or mentoring junior team members

At this time, Capital One will not consider sponsoring 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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