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Lead Software Engineer

Job ID R95320 Updated date 03/25/2020 Location Wilmington, Delaware
802 Delaware Avenue (18052), United States of America, Wilmington, Delaware

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.

Lead Software Engineer

A Profile Developer within our Retail and Direct Technology requires the design, coding, and testing of software projects, with a special focus on the underlying architecture of systems and integration between them. Additionally, this individual is expected to lead projects and initiatives, mentor junior developers and contribute to best practices. Duties include development in one or more of the follow technologies: Mumps, Profile Scripting Language (PSL), Java, SQL, XML/XSL, HTML, ASP.NET, C#, and VB.NET.


Essential Functions:

· Work with Development Team Leader and business owners to refine and clarify project requirements.

· Work with Development Team Leader to help manage tasks and stories.

· Architect sound solutions for projects

· Produce detailed design specifications from project requirements.

· Code projects using existing design standards and within accepted defect rate based on specification documents.

. Perform peer reviews for code and design.

· Help gather and provide input to assist in overall team process improvement and product design stability.

· Properly track issues and resolutions in relation to the development effort using JIRA.

· Ensure that all code retains logical stability, reliability, confidentiality, and integrity of Capital One systems is in accordance with Capital One policies, procedures and guidelines.


Basic Qualifications:

  • At least 5 years of professional experience developing on Profile application

  • At least 2 years of professional experience managing projects and teams

  • At least 2 years of professional experience with multi-tier system design and implementation


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 4+ years working on Windows desktop and server applications

  • 3+ years working with Profile Scripting Language (PSL)

  • 3+ years working in an agile environment


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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